MBA in Operations Management in Barcelona

 

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.

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DEGREE

MBA in Operations Management

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DURATION

10 months

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LANGUAGES

English

MBA in Operations Management location

LOCATION

Barcelona

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ANNUAL INTAKES

SEP | JAN | APR

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FORMAT

Full Time | Daytime

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TUITION FEES

€15,050

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


mba in Operations Management in Barcelona faculty with experience

Distinguished Faculty with
International Experience

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Industrial Visits &
Business Events

mba Operations Management in Barcelona student from more than 70 Nationalities

Students Come from
70+ Nations

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A Varied Offering
of Elective Courses

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Career & Networking Opportunities with
Multinational Corporations

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Practical Knowledge
Applicable on a Global Scale

RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS


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

MBA in Operations Management ASIC accredited

MBA Program is Accredited by the European Council for Business Education

GBSB Global MBA Operations Management in Barcelona member of ECBE

Ranked as Tier One in the Global MBA Rankings in CEO Magazine

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

GBSB Global Business School in Barcelona is a leader digital edutacion accredited by Microsoft

Awarded as a Five Stars Program by QS Ranking System

mba Awarded as a Five Stars by QS Ranking System

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


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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.

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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.

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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.

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INCREASE MARKETABILITY:
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.

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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.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


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.

MBA in Operations Management in Barcelona and elevate your career to the next level

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 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

Big Data

Digital Operations

Design and Creation of E-Commerce


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 2020- 2021

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 14, 2020
Winter Quarter – January 11, 2021
Spring Quarter – April 9, 2021

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2020-2021

FALL QUARTER

September 2020 - December 2020

Orientation Days
Sept 24-25 (BCN), Sept 25 (MAD)

Pre-Weeks (MBA)

September 14 - 25

WEEK 1

Sept. 28 - Oct. 2

WEEK 2

October 5 - 9

WEEK 3

October 11 - 16

WEEK 4

October 19 - 23

WEEK 5

October 26 - 30

WEEK 6

November 2 - 6

WEEK 7

November 9 - 13

WEEK 8

November 16 - 20

WEEK 9

November 23 - 27

WEEK 10

Nov. 30 - Dec. 4

WEEK 11

December 7 - 11

Defense Week

December 14 - 18

Christmas Holidays

Dec. 19 - Jan. 10

WINTER QUARTER

January 2021 - March 2021

Orientation Day
January 11

WEEK 1

January 11 - 15

WEEK 2

January 18 - 22

WEEK 3

January 25 - 29

WEEK 4

February 1 - 5

WEEK 5

February 8 - 12

WEEK 6

February 15 - 19

WEEK 7

February 22 - 26

WEEK 8

March 1 - 5

WEEK 9

March 8 - 12

WEEK 10

March 15 - 19

WEEK 11

March 22 - 26

Defense Week

Mar. 29 - Apr. 2

Global Study Trip

March 26 (Tentative)

Spring Holidays

Mar. 27 - Apr. 11

SPRING QUARTER

April 2021 - June 2021

Orientation Days
April 9

WEEK 1

April 12 - 16

WEEK 2

April 19 - 23

WEEK 3

Apr. 26 - Apr. 30

WEEK 4

May 3 - 7

WEEK 5

May 10 - 14

WEEK 6

May 17 - 21

WEEK 7

May 24 - 28

WEEK 8

May 31 - June 4

WEEK 9

June 7 - 11

WEEK 10

June 14 - 18

WEEK 11

June 21 - 25

Defense Week

Jun 28 - Jul 2

Graduation Ceremony

July 1 (tentative)

Summer Holidays

June 26 - September

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS: December 19 - January 10

SPRING HOLIDAYS 2021: March 27 - April 11

 

Bank Holidays (Barcelona Campus)

October 2020: 12th: Spain National Day(Statewide)

November 2020: 1st: Todos los Santos(Statewide)

December 2020: 6th: Day of the Constitution(Statewide), 8th: Inmaculada(Statewide), 25th: Christmas(Statewide), 26th: Saint Esteban(Autonomic)

January 2021: 1st: New Year(Statewide), 6th: Reyes(Statewide)

April 2021: 2nd: Friday of Eastern(Statewide), 5th: Monday of Eastern(Autonomic)

May 2021: 1st: Day of workers(Statewide)

June 2021: 24th: Saint John(Autonomic)

August 2021: 15th: Virgin's ascension(Statewide)

 

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

VICTORIANO TRAVIESO MORALES

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Law, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
PG DIP, Legal Studies, Contractual, Conveyancing, Trusts & Equities, European Competition Law, Criminal Law, Commendation, London South Bank University, UK
Postgraduate Degree, Legal Practice, BPP Law School, UK

Career Experience
Senior Spanish Lawyer and English Solicitor, Gimbrere International Advocaten, S.L.P., Spain
Practicing English Solicitor, Stepinlaw Abogados, Spain
Spanish Lawyer and English Solicitor, De Haan & Mulder, S.L.P., Spain

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

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

XAVIER BERNARD

Academic Background
BBA, International Marketing, EDHEC Business School, France
MBA, International Marketing, EDHEC Business School, France
MA, Mountain & Rural Development, University of Toulouse, France

Career Experience
Managing Director, Pyrenees Working Community, Spain
Project Manager, European Cooperative Society, Spain
Consultant, Technologic Forest Center, 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

TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO MBA IN OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT IN BARCELONA, 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

Enrolment Fee (Paid upon Admission)

200 EUR

Annual Administrative Fee

950 EUR

Tuition Fee for the Program (90 ECTS credits)

15,050 EUR

Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)

7,320 EUR

Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)

244 EUR

(Visiting students)

Payment Conditions:

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (EU Students)

5,017 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (Non-EU Students)

7,525 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance and a requirement to send visa documents

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.

 
 

WHY BARCELONA


GBSB Global Business School Barcelona Campus first in europe

Barcelona is a 1st in Europe
for quality of life and
clearness of environment

(European Cities Monitor 2011, 2012 Quality
of Life City Rankings - Mercer Survey)

GBSB Global Business School Barcelona second place in europe for business center

Barcelona is a 2nd Place in Europe
(after London) for beign promoted
as a business center

(European Cities Monitor 2011)

GBSB Global Business School Barcelona 1,6 million residents

Million Residents in Barcelona
(2016)

GBSB Global Business School in Barcelona mediterranial climate

Barcelona has a typical Mediterranean
climate
with mild winters
and warm, sunny summers

GBSB Global Barcelona 2,342 mobile industry companies

international companies (that work
in the mobile industry) come

to the yearly World Mobile Congress in Barcelona

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