Online Master in Business Administration

 

The Online Master in Business Administration at GBSB Global educates students about the fundamental theory, core practices, and current state of business around the world today. The Online MBA faculty at GBSB Global Business School are esteemed professionals with years of practical experience as business owners, entrepreneurs and managers from Europe and around the globe, meticulously training students on the best business practices that will produce the greatest success. Graduates from the Online Master in Business Administration look at a wide range of industries, current trends, globalization, digitalization, innovation, and other issues pushing business forward.

The Online MBA utilizes the most up-to-date academic practices and methodologies. Simulation games, learning-by-doing projects and advanced case studies are only a few of the myriad of tactics professors will incorporate into their courses. Graduates of the Online MBA program have a strong comprehension of hard and soft skills in regards to negotiations and communications. In addition, they are culturally sensitive, capable of working in multicultural climates and in digitally focused arenas. Become tech savvy, ready to meet the rigorous demands of today’s constantly evolving business scene in a highly globalized economy.

Various Online Master in Business Administration programs have additional opportunities to become certified in the field of choice on top of their degree. The ACCA offers Level 1-4 certification testing at GBSB Global in addition to Microsoft offering multiple levels of certification that are recognized worldwide. There is no better place in which to distinguish yourself from your competitors vying for top positions at major international companies. Graduates from GBSB Global’s Master in Business Administration program are equipped with the tools and competencies to succeed in the dynamic field of business wherever they may find themselves in the world.

The Online MBA offers six majors:

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DEGREE

Master in Business Administration

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DURATION

10 months

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LANGUAGES

English

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LOCATION

Online

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ANNUAL INTAKES

OCT | JAN | APR

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FORMAT

Flexible 24/7 Studies

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TUITION FEES

€16,200

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


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Hands On Projects
and Responsive Study Methods

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Renown Faculty with
Professional Expertise
and Online Webinars

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Blended Learning Opportunities
Global Study Trips and
Residential Week in Barcelona or Madrid

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Student Body
Comprised of More than
70+ Nationalities

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Earn Microsoft and ACCA
Certifications Together with
Your Online MBA

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Land an
Internship in Spain

RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS


Fully accredited by ASIC approved by Ofsted and an affiliate of ENQA

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Ranked by CEO Magazine as # 11 in Global Online MBA Rankings 2018

Ranked 11 in Global Online MBA Rankings

Official ACCA Partner and the only Computer Based Examination Centre in Spain

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The only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education

online master in business administration LEADER IN digital EDUCATION accredited by Microsoft

Ranked as a Leader in Business Education by Newsweek Magazine

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


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INCREASE YOUR MARKETABILITY:
Earn your Online MBA - Master in Business Administration and advance your career opportunities across the globe. With one of the most in-demand qualifications, your acquired knowledge and skills will place you among the top echelon of employees entering the job market worldwide.

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GAIN THE APTITUDE TO CONDUCT BUSINESS GLOBALLY:
Learn cultural sensitivity and work effectively in diverse markets, industries and cultures. GBSB Global’s Online MBA prepares students to easily traverse borders and work alongside individuals wherever their career takes them.

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DIVERSIFY YOUR OPTIONS:
Decide what you want to do and where. GBSB Global Business School demonstrates that there are opportunities lurking everywhere and it is up to you to embrace them. With six Online MBA specializations to choose from, there is no limit on career possibilities.

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GAIN THE PERTINENT SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE:
Learn the core fundamentals in finance, accounting, IT and technologies that will foster the necessary soft skills such as teamwork, leadership, negotiations and multicultural communication needed to effectively work in today’s modern business arena.

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INCREASE YOUR REACH:
Start building or expanding your current network. Our Online MBA (Master in Business Administration online) offers the perfect platform for you to nurture your professional network. With s student body representing more than 70 plus nationalities and faculty members hailing from more than 25 different countries, you have the prime opportunity to meet professionals from Europe and all over the world.

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THINK INNOVATIVELY:
At the forefront of innovation, GBSB Global Business School uses groundbreaking progressive teaching methods such as rapid prototyping, design thinking, and simulation games replicating challenges faced in business today. These teaching methods will give you the edge over your peers in the pursuit of the next landmark invention.

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DIFFERENTIATE YOURSELF FROM THE PACK:
Identify your passion and work hard at it. GBSB Global Business School’s Master in Business Administration online offers several fascinating specializations: MBA in Entrepreneurship, MBA in Marketing Management, MBA in Operations and Supply Chain Management, MBA in International Business, and MBA in Finance.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Start your career off on the right path by earning an Online Master in Business Administration. Explore the career opportunities available to you in Europe and across the globe. GBSB Global Business School provides career resources aimed at helping students identify the best career path that suits their interests and talents. Participate in online webinars, find an internship in Spain, and learn how to write a competitive CV. Take advantage of all of these resources as an online student.

Benefit from Career Development Workshops and Exclusive Company Visits During Your online MBA Studies

STUDENT TESTIMONIALS


Business Essentials

All You Need to Get Ready

  • Microsoft Excel (Training for Certification)
  • Self-awareness Workshop
  • Stress & Conflict Management Workshop
  • Spanish for Beginners (optional)

Core Courses

  • The Government and Legal Environment of Business
  • Marketing Management
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Statistical Analysis for Management
  • Understanding International Macroeconomy
  • Operations Management
  • Cost Accounting
  • Corporate Finance

Become a Leader & a Global Manager

International Business Management

  • Global Strategy and Management
  • Global Project Management
  • Geopolitics of World Business

(Global Study Trip to world organizations or event management of a real conference)

Develop Your Soft Skills

  • Leadership and Managing Multicultural Teams
  • Cross-Cultural Negations & Communication
  • Ethics & Responsibility

Boost Your Innovation Potential

Understand Innovation (the Engine of the New Economy)

  • Creativity and Psychology of New Product Development
  • Globalization of Innovation
  • Digital Strategy

Work in Intra & Entrepreneurial Settings

  • Discovering Entrepreneurial Opportunities
  • Entrepreneurial Finance

Learning-by-Doing & Career Progression

Business Simulation Module

A simulation recreates real world experiences so that learners can practice in a risk-free environment. Empower students - by taking control of a business enterprise, participants see and understand how a business works from top to bottom.

Industrial Visits & Guest Speakers

During your MBA program you will visit several multinational and start-up companies, business incubators and organizations of different kinds. You will also meet key people from different industries. This will help you to understand how professionals conduct business in the real world.

Boost Your Career

Various career assessment workshops are part of your MBA program. You will also have a chance to attend career fairs, company presentations on campus and use our career portal for great internships and job offers.

Electives

Choose Your Concentration Area or Do a General MBA Program *

MBA in Finance

  • Global Financial Markets, Instruments and Financing
  • Financial Reporting
  • Advanced Accounting

(Optional ACCA Certification F1-F3)

MBA in Marketing

3 courses from this list

  • Market Research
  • Digital Marketing
  • Design & Creation of E-commerce
  • Brand Management

MBA in International Business

3 courses from this list

  • Doing Business in Europe
  • Importing and Exporting in a Global Market
  • The Economics of Asia
  • Doing Business in Russia and CIS
  • Design and Creation of E-Commerce
  • Doing Business in China

MBA in Entrepreneurship

  • Agile Methodologies & Design Thinking
  • Business Plan Design
  • Design & Creation of E-commerce

MBA in Operations & Supply Chain Management

  • Designing and Managing Global Supply Chain
  • Importing and Exporting in a Global Market
  • Six Sigma and Lean Enterprise Methodology

Consulting Project:
An integral part of your learning journey and a stepping stone to your career progression. It is intentionally designed as a challenging, yet enriching experience. You will integrate and apply skills and knowledge acquired across various business modules, a process that requires your in-depth reflection, thoughtfulness, innovative mindset, and, above all, eagerness to stretch yourself.

* The list of electives is updated annually. Electives are subject to availability and change.

 

GBSB Global Business School uses the quarter system where there are four 10 week study periods (or quarters) during the year. Students are expected to attend three quarters, but may attend all four quarters (including summer quarters) to graduate sooner. Summer quarters are available based on the number of students signed up.

STARTING DATES ACADEMIC YEAR 2018- 2019

Our flexible approach to education and unique curricular design allows new students to start their studies in the beginning of each academic quarter. The starting dates for new undergraduate and graduate students are the following:

MBA Programs
Fall Quarter – September 17, 2018
Winter Quarter – January 7, 2019
Spring Quarter – April 1, 2019

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2018-2019

FALL QUARTER

September 2018 - December 2018

Orientation Days
September 27-28

WORKSHOPS

September 17 - 28

WEEK 1

October 1 - 5

WEEK 2

October 8 - 12

WEEK 3

October 15 - 19

WEEK 4

October 22 - 26

WEEK 5

Oct. 28 - Nov. 2

WEEK 6

November 5 - 9

WEEK 7

November 12 - 16

WEEK 8

November 19 - 23

WEEK 9

November 26 - 30

WEEK 10

December 3 - 7

WEEK 11

December 10 - 14

ACCA, MOS exams

December 13 - 18

WINTER QUARTER

January 2019 - March 2019

Orientation Day
January 7

WEEK 1

January 7 - 11

WEEK 2

January 14 - 18

WEEK 3

January 21 - 25

WEEK 4

Jan. 28 - Feb. 1

WEEK 5

February 4 - 8

WEEK 6

February 11 - 15

WEEK 7

February 18 - 22

WEEK 8

Feb. 25 - Mar. 1

WEEK 9

March 4 - 8

WEEK 10

March 11 - 15

WEEK 11

March 18 - 22

ACCA, MOS exams

March 21 - 27

SPRING QUARTER

April 2019 - June 2019

Orientation Day
April 1

WEEK 1

April 1 - 5

WEEK 2

April 8 - 12

Easter Break

April 14 - 22

WEEK 3

April 23 - 26

WEEK 4

Apr. 29 - May 3

WEEK 5

May 6 - 10

WEEK 6

May 13 - 17

WEEK 7

May 20 - 24

WEEK 8

May 27 - 31

WEEK 9

June 3 - 7

WEEK 10

June 10 - 14

WEEK 11

June 17 - 21

ACCA, MOS exams

June 19 - 26

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS: Dec 22 – Jan 6

SPRING HOLIDAYS 2019: March 23 - 31

EASTER BREAK 2019: April 14 - 22

SUMMER HOLIDAYS 2019: July - October 2019

GRADUATION CEREMONY 2019: June 27, 2019

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (January): (Week 3 of Winter term)

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (April): (Week 3 of Spring term)

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (June): (during last week of the month)

 

Bank Holidays (Barcelona Campus)

January: 1st: New Year(Statewide), 6th: Reyes(Statewide)

April: 19th: Friday of Eastern(Statewide), 22nd: Monday of Eastern(Autonomic)

May: 1st: Day of workers(Statewide)

June: 10th: Monday of Pentecostes(Local), 24th: Saint John(Autonomic)

August: 15th: Virgin's ascension(Statewide)

September: 11th: Diada(Autonomic), 24th: Virgel de la Merce(Local)

October: 12th: Spain National Day(Statewide)

November: 1st: Todos los Santos(Statewide)

December: 6th: Day of the Constitution(Statewide), 8th: Inmaculada(Statewide), 25th: Christmas(Statewide), 26th: Saint Esteban(Autonomic)

 

JOSEP BOSCH

Academic Background
Bachelor and Master Degree, Journalism, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain

Career Experience
Head of Media, World Trade Organization, Switzerland
Spokesman and Information Officer, World Trade Organization, Switzerland
Geneva Bureau Chief and Economics Correspondent, Efe, Switzerland
Hong Kong and Southeast Asia and the Pacific Bureau Chief and Economics Correspondent, Efe, China
Tokyo Bureau Chief and Economics Correspondent, Efe, Japan
Correspondent, Efe, UK

FERRAN TEIXES

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Philology, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Spain
Master Degree, Economics and Management, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Certified Lego ® Serious Play ® Facilitator

Career Experience
Advisory Board Member, IGNITE Serious Play, Spain
Managing Director, Agrupació Pedagògica Sant Nicolau, Spain

STEPHEN HARRISON

Academic Background
BSc, Mathematics, Exeter University, UK
MBA, Marketing, University of Phoenix, USA
Master Degree, Marketing, ESERP Business School, Spain

Career Experience
CEO, Gerentes Internacionales S.A., Spain
Independent Consultant/Coach, Spain
Financial & Business Consultant, Spain

ARIANNA MAZEO

Academic Background
BA, Sociology and Communication, Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy
Master Degree, Education and ICT, University of Catalunya, Spain
Master Degree, European Policies, Digital Creativity and Design Innovation, University Roma Tre, Italy

Career Experience
Senior Managing Director of Master’s Degree in Design and Communication, ELISAVA, Spain
Director, Desis Lab ELISAVA/ Desis Network, Spain

VICTORIA BALLESTA

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Law, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
MBA, ESADE Business School, Spain
MBA, Exchange Program, UCLA, USA
MA, Digital Marketing & Inbound Marketing, IEBS Business School, Spain
PhD, Civil Law, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain

Career Experience
Founder & Manager, Victoria’s Cakes, Spain
Marketing & Digital Manager, CLB/Teknon/Ruber Internacional/Inmaculada, Spain
Marketing & Trade Marketing Manager/Business Development Manager, Omega Pharma, Spain

REYNALD NAULLEAU

Academic Background
BBA, SKEMA Business School, France
MSc, Strategic Tourism Management, SKEMA Business School/European School of Management, France

Career Experience
CEO & Founder, ZGOAT, France
Area Manager, Golden Tulip Hospitality Group, France
Sales Manager, Louvre Hotels, France

MOISES ROJAS DONADA

Academic Background
BBA, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
MSc, Business Research, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Master Degree, Financial Management and Finance, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain

Career Experience
Accountant and Financial Consultor, Moises Rojas Gras, Spain
Associate Professor, Pompeu Fabra University, Spain
Associate Professor, CEA Study Abroad, Spain
Associate Professor, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain
Manager, Caixa, Spain
Manager, BBVA, Spain

ELENA TECCHIATI

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Psychology, University of Cologne, Germany
Master Degree, Organizational Psychology and Human Resources, University of Ramon Llull, Spain

Career Experience
Coach and Trainer, Liw E.V. & Liw B&T, Bayer Business Services, Germany
Assistant, RHR International, Germany
Advertising and Event Manager, Kat Marketing, Germany

CARLES REVILLA CANAS

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, International Trade, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Bachelor Degree, Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Master Degree, International Business and Marketing, Johannes Kepler Universitat Linz, Spain

Career Experience
Digital Strategist, Freelance, Spain
International Digital Marketing Manager, ACC1O, Spain
Export Manager of European Markets, Delta, Spain

ANDREW HYMAN

Academic Background
BSc, Applied Physics, Tufts University, USA
Master Degree, Public Policy, Vanderbilt University, USA
MA, Geography, University of Illinois, USA

Career Experience
Director of Business Development, XShares Group, USA
Marketing Director, Fiske Walter Capital Management, USA
Knowledge Manager and Consultant, PWC, USA
Author, Green Investing Column, Ecowatch Journal

XAVIER AROLA PÉREZ

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Master Degree, Finance and Banking, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Master Degree, Economics and International Finance, Universitat De Barcelona, Spain
PhD, IESE, Spain

Career Experience
CEO and Partner, El Cep i La Nansa Edicions, SL., Spain
CEO, the Catalan Heritage Agency (Departament of Culture – Government of Catalunya), Spain
CEO, Equipaments I Edificis De Catalunya, SA. (EECAT), Spain
Senior Consultant, Cultural & Green and Energy Efficiency Investments Consultancy, Spain
Financial Analyst, Institut Català de Finances, Spain

TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO ONLINE MASTER IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, YOU MUST:

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Have earned a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) or higher;
be in the process of finalizing your Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent),
or demonstrate a high level of relevant professional experience

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Have a high level of English language

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Complete all required forms for admission and submit all required documents

Tuition Fee for the Program (60 ECTS credits)

16,200 EUR

Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)

5,400 EUR

Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)

270 EUR

(Visiting students)

Payment Conditions:

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment

5,400 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance

The remaining Tuition Fees are due the first Friday (Week 1) of the program.

Master´s Program Duration: 3 Quarters = 1 Academic Year

A discount may be applied if the student choses to pay
the full amount at the time of program acceptance.
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If payments are not paid by the deadlines, a penalty fee is applied as per Terms and Conditions.
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Payment are accepted by bank transfer or PayPal (commission charges apply).
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Program fees do not include accommodation, flights, insurance or program materials.
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Students who wish to participate in Global Study Trips may do so by paying additional fees.

 
 

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