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 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 Master of Business Administraion program look at a wide range of industries, current trends, globalization, digitalization, innovation, and other issues pushing business forward. The distance MBA degree at GBSB Global Business School is taught entirely in English language.
RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS AND PARTNERSHIPS
Mentioned as Top 10 popular distance MBAs by Educations
Ranked by CEO Magazine as # 6 in Global Online MBA Rankings 2019
Online MBA program ranked 40th in the world by QS Top MBA (2021)
Listed among the Best Business School in Spain by Forbes
The Online Master of Business Administration 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 this 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.
LEARNING-BY-DOING & CAREER PROGRESSION
Choose Your Concentration Area or Do a General MBA Program *
MBA in Finance
- Global Financial Markets, Instruments and Financing
- Financial Reporting
- Advanced Accounting
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
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.
Study at a business institution recognized as a Microsoft Showcase School
Capitalize on the use of all the capabilities of the Microsoft Office 365 for Education Suite
Choose your preferred study time as classes are prerecorded and available 24/7
Chat with professors and classmates, utilize digital tools for groupwork, exams and assignments
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
INCREASE YOUR MARKETABILITY:
Earn your Master of 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.
GAIN THE APTITUDE TO CONDUCT BUSINESS GLOBALLY:
Learn cultural sensitivity and work effectively in diverse markets, industries and cultures. GBSB Global’s digital MBA prepares students to easily traverse borders and work alongside individuals wherever their career takes them.
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 MBA specializations to choose from, there is no limit on career possibilities.
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.
INCREASE YOUR REACH:
Start building or expanding your current network. Our MBA offers the perfect platform for you to nurture your professional network. With a student body representing more than 85 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.
At the forefront of innovation, GBSB Global 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.
DIFFERENTIATE YOURSELF FROM THE PACK:
Identify your passion and work hard at it. GBSB Global Business School’s Online Master in Business Administration 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.
Mentioned in Top 10 Best e-MBA programs (Educations) and ranked as #6 in Global Online MBA Rankings (CEO Magazine), the distance MBA program at GBSB Global is bringing the quality education to the table, redefining the way in which businesses operate today. The Master of Business Administration tackles on the current global trends and explains how technology will be re-shaping the world’s trajectories in the near future. Students at GBSB Global are investing to becoming successful global leaders in the rapidly evolving international environment from day one. The distance learning approach enables our MBA students to share virtual classrooms with a diverse group of young professionals coming from all across the globe, create a pool for exchanging thoughts and ideas, and obtain new, fresh perspectives to some of the most common business cases.
GEOGRAPHY OF OUR STUDENTS
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
Being amongst some of most affordable MBA programs in Spain and all of Europe, the MBA at GBSB Global is also consistently showing the best educational and professional outcomes. According to GBSB Global’s MBA graduates, over 79% of them admitted having improved their management skills and becoming more proficient in leading international teams. Master of Business Administration graduates also valued the GBSB Global experience as a whole – an impressive 92% of students were greatly satisfied with the teaching methodologies and knowledge obtained during their studies; 90% of GBSB Global graduates were employed within the first year after graduation, 60% increased their job responsibilities, and 70% of them were happy with their new role, staying in the position for over a year.
CONSIDER GBSB GLOBAL TO HAVE A "DECISIVE" AND "SIGNIFICANT" IMPACT ON THEIR CAREERS
IMPROVED THEIR MANAGEMENT SKILLS "MUCH" OR "TO A GREAT EXTENT" DUE TO A PROFESSIONAL INTERNSHIP
ADMISSION AND FEES
To be qualified for admission to Online Master in Business Administration, you must:
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
Proof of Proficiency in the English Language:
- English as a native language;
- TOEFL - Minimum score: 213 (computer based), 79/93 (internet based), or 550 (paper based);
- IELTS - Minimum score: 6.5;
- Cambridge ESOL, Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) - Minimum score: C1;
- English as the language of instruction during previous studies in the formal educational system;
- Internal English level testing at GBSB Global.
Complete all required forms for admission and submit all required documents
Registration Fee (Paid Annually for Every Academic Year of the Program)
Administrative Fee (Paid Annually for Every Academic Year of the Program)
Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)
Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)
Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment
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.
If payments are not paid by the deadlines, a penalty fee of 5% of the remaining tuition amount will be charged.
Payments are accepted online or by bank transfers (commission charges may apply).
Program fees do not include accommodation, flights, insurance or program materials.
Students who wish to participate in Global Study Trips may do so by paying additional fees.
"GBSB Global met my expectations; the classes and teaching methods really appealed to me and made learning fun. During my studies, we have had entrepreneurs, investments bankers, and company owners give presentations on a variety of subjects. Their knowledge and wisdom have given me valuable insight into their professional experience and have provided me with tips on how to navigate the challenges I may face in the future. I really love that GBSB Global provides students with a practical knowledge that can be taken directly into the real world, and I appreciate that they do not overemphasize theory that is not even relevant today."
"The MBA degree at GBSB Global is for those people who already have gained work experience and want to build on that, bring their education to the next level, and get a unique international network. During my MBA in Marketing Management I had an opportunity to attend lectures with professors who gave me essential career advice, as they themselves were professionals in what they do. I have also met people from across the world: they showed me different point of view on many global topics. I believe the MBA at GBSB Global provided me with everything necessary for a high professional career. If you have the chance to study MBA – you should always go for it."
"I was looking for several study options in Spain. What caught my attention was the accreditations that GBSB Global had. I have done my research and decided that was the school for conducting my MBA program. In the future, I am planning to open my own business and want to get some professional work experience in big companies first. I believe that studying MBA at GBSB Global Business School can equip me with all the necessary knowledge to succeed in my future endeavors."
HELLEN WAIRIMU KIBE,
"The procedures used during the digital learning really encouraged me to explore, enquire and be proactive. The program was really well-tailored. It was progressive and culminated into a capstone project – ideal to encompass everything learned during my master’s year. Professors and the program itself helped me implement e-learning during COVID-19 season and game me practical and applicable knowledge, which I was able to incorporate into my everyday management and leadership tasks at work."
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