Online MBA in Finance

 

GBSB Global’s Online MBA in Finance curriculum explores a variety of fundamental topics in banking, investments, investment banking, company evaluations, accounting, and financial analysis. The Online MBA in Finance includes courses designed to focus extensively on core analytics, such as financial and managerial accounting, statistical analysis, and corporate finance, setting the stage for students to take their careers in international finance to great heights.

GBSB Global Business School is one of the pioneering business schools in Spain to offer finance degrees formatted to meet ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) specifications, readying Online MBA in Finance students with the chief concepts and tools required to receive the ACCA certification from levels F1 to F4. This internationally recognized certification is earned in addition to the MBA degree and sets students on a new trajectory. Highly competitive, GBSB Global graduates that earn the ACCA certification stand out amongst their peers and are increasingly marketable. This designation can lead to top positions within multinational companies, advancing their career and further potential.

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DEGREE

MBA in Finance

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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

SEP | JAN | APR

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FORMAT

Flexible 24/7 Studies

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TUITION FEES

€16,200

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


finance mba online Internationally Recognized Through the ACCA

Become Internationally Recognized
Through the ACCA

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Faculty with a High Degree of
Expertise in Finance

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Career Potential with
Leading Financial Firms

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Invitations to Online
Financial Forums and
Banking Workshop

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Knowledge
Applicable to Global Markets

online mba finance student body from more than 70+ Nationalities

Diverse Student Body
Representing more than
70+ Nationalities

RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS


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

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MBA Program is Accredited by the European Council for Business Education

GBSB Global Online MBA Finance member of ECBE

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 mba Finance LEADER IN digital EDUCATION accredited by Microsoft

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

Ranked 11 in Global Online MBA Finance Rankings

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


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BOOST YOUR APTITUDE TO LEAD & MANAGE EFFECTIVELY:
Become a confident, motivated leader and financial manager able to build teams globally that function successfully in a multicultural environment.

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LEARN ABOUT THE COMPLEX WORLD OF INTERNATIONAL FINANCE:
The Online MBA in Finance educates students about the dynamic policies that shape the world of finance globally. This is accomplished by providing courses that focus on international negotiations, doing business in various regions worldwide, and global financial markets.

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BECOME AN AMENABLE EXPERT:
Business todays is diverse, ever-changing, and evolving, creating challenges across various sectors, in particular the financial market. GBSB Global educates its students through fundamental theory, time-tested models and simulations, analytical methods, and instruments of financial management, enabling graduates to face the turbulent times.

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ENHANCE YOUR CV, EARN INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATIONS:
GBSB Global Business School provides all finance MBA students the opportunity to study and prepare for the highly coveted ACCA examinations. By receiving this acknowledgement, students are ushered a tremendous advantage over their peers and have great prospects of employment across the globe.

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SPEAK ANOTHER LANGUAGE:
All MBA in Finance students have an option to study Spanish as one of their electives. By taking courses in Spanish, students will be more capable to communicate clearly and concisely with Spanish speakers who do not fully comprehend English. Spanish is one of the top, most commonly spoken languages across the world, after Chinese, English and Hindustani.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Study for your Online MBA in Finance at GBSB Global Business School where the professors, students and staff promote constant learning and growth. Find your success by taking advantage of the comprehensive variety of career development resources offered by GBSB Global Business School. From specialized workshops and seminars on campus to career evaluation services. Work for an international company or independent brokerage or investment house. The wealth of opportunities are limitless. Enjoy a lucrative career in finance after earning your MBA in Finance at GBSB Global.

Earn your Online MBA in Finance and invest in your future career

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.

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Global Financial Markets, Instruments and Financing

Financial Reporting

Advanced Accounting

(Optional ACCA Certification F1-F3)


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)

 

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

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

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

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

JULIA SOKOLOVA

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Oxford Brookes University, UK
MBA, ESADE Business School, Spain

Career Experience
ACCA Tutor & Director, ACCADEMIA, Spain
Methodology Expert & Project Manager, Financial Reporting, Mechel, Russia
Corporate Consolidation Manager, JT International, Switzerland
Financial Analyst, JT International, Switzerland

JORDI BALLART

Academic Background
Law Degree, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
Financial Mathematics, University of Michigan, USA
MBA, Universitat Politechnica de Catalunya, Spain

Career Experience
Export Manager, KGS Diamond, Switzerland
International Business Consultant, Freelance, Spain

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

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

TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO ONLINE MBA IN FINANCE, 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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