The MBA in Operation Management in Barcelona is a highly developed, innovative program designed to prepare students to be analytical, knowledgeable and decisive when making operations decisions. The program serves to further advance students’ operative and organizational skills. The GBSB Global’s MBA in Operation Management in Barcelona is one of the most state-of-the-art programs in Spain taught in English imparting the necessary knowledge required for a successful career in supply chain management, production planning and control, project management, analysis of operations strategy, and operating systems management.
GBSB Global has altered the very way business education is taught in the 21st century, providing students with a solid foundation in accountability, management and innovation that has served to shape tomorrow’s leaders, ready to compete aggressively on the global stage.
Operations management is a tactical component of a business where many of the tasks focus on efficiently producing and distributing products and services with the company’s bottom line in mind. The MBA in Operation Management in Barcelona graduates students who are competent in supply chain management, able to be effective overseeing the operations of a company or organization in Europe or across the globe. GBSB Global’s objective, offering the MBA in Operation Management in Barcelona is to introduce students to key concepts and techniques related to the design, planning, control, and improvement of manufacturing and service operations. Courses will cover topics related to process analysis, materials management, production scheduling, quality improvement, and product design. With a MBA in Operation Management, students learn how to develop, plan and operate a business, manage its departments, supply chains, and make imperative strategic operational decisions. This specialization in operations introduces students to all the complex facets of operations management one could encounter in today’s globalized business world.
MBA in Operations Management
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Distinguished Faculty with
Industrial Visits &
Students Come from
A Varied Offering
of Elective Courses
Career & Networking Opportunities with
Applicable on a Global Scale
RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS
Fully accredited by ASIC approved by Ofsted and an affiliate of ENQA
MBA Program is Accredited by the European Council for Business Education
Ranked as Tier One in the Global MBA Rankings in CEO Magazine
The only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education
Listed among the Best Business School in Spain by Forbes
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
ADVANCE YOUR OPERATIONS COMPETENCIES:
Become knowledgeable and proficient. Learn about crucial strategies of manufacturing goods, quality management and control, facilities management, supply chain management, cost savings, logistics, dealing with vendors, purchasing, and sourcing.
FOSTER A GLOBALIZED MINDSET:
Gain the aptitude to navigate global markets, foreign and domestic trade, and the multitude of hurdles faced in operations and supply chain management today.
ACQUIRE INTERCULTURAL ACUMEN:
Embrace cultural variances and work to gain an in-depth knowledge of the business world and trade as it relates to communication, collaboration, and negotiation in an international environment.
Foster your talents and skills and step into a career as a buyer, purchasing manager, logistics managers, or private consultant. With your degree you’ll be armed with the tools to decide which path is right for you.
RECEIVE VALUABLE CAREER INSIGHT:
Earn a MBA in Operation Management in Barcelona and learn how to devise and implement operations solutions successfully using case studies, discussions, and projects that simulate obstacles faced in the field of operations management.
Invest in your career and let it take you places. Earn a MBA in Operation Management in Barcelona and gain the aptitude that can show you the world. There are a vast amount of career resources offered at GBSB Global in Barcelona intent on aiding students preparing for the real world and/or helping to increase their professional marketability. GBSB Global’s diverse student body is one of the top differentiators that set us apart from other institutions, where students gain invaluable knowledge from their peers and professors alike. On campus, GBSB Global delivers a wide variety of career development workshops and company presentations provided by prominent industry leaders from Spain and Europe. Our career evaluation assessments are provided to guarantee your future career is just the right fit.
GABIDEN KOZHASH, Kazakhstan
"The MBA program provided by GBSB Global Business School opened up a whole realm of new business and management opportunities to me. I obtained an in-depth knowledge that further enhanced my talents and skills in management, enabling me to successfully inspire and lead extensive teams at home and abroad, advancing my career potential."
GBSB Global Alumnus, Class of 2016
All You Need to Get Ready
- Microsoft Excel (Training for Certification)
- Self-awareness Workshop
- Stress & Conflict Management Workshop
- Spanish for Beginners (optional)
- 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 Negotiations & 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
MBA in Operations Management
3 courses from this list:
Strategic Retail Management
Design and Creation of E-Commerce
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.
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TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO MBA IN OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT IN BARCELONA, 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
Enrolment Fee (Paid upon Admission)
Annual Administrative Fee
Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)
Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)
Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (EU Students)
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 is applied as per Terms and Conditions.
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.