MBA in International Business in Barcelona

 

In today’s increasingly globalized world, knowing how to manage companies that operate outside of their native country is becoming a vital importance. This makes the aspects of Business Administration more multiplex. The MBA in International Business in Barcelona is an advanced program that shapes students personally and professionally. The MBA is one of the most pioneering international business programs in Spain taught in English which has altered the very way business is taught, educating accountable, innovative, world leaders able to meet and exceed current demand.

The MBA in International Business in Barcelona holds sustainable practices and business ethics as a top priority. The master in business administration program focuses on promoting entrepreneurship, strong leadership, and innovative problem solving skills. GBSB Global utilizes the most state-of-the-art, innovative teaching methods, case studies, situational analysis, simulation games and hands-on workshops that challenge students to grow, giving them the competitive edge over their peers and future business associates.

The MBA in International Business in Barcelona focuses on managerial and analytical methods, such as operations management, accounting, economics, politics and strategic management.

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DEGREE

MBA in International Business

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DURATION

10 months

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LANGUAGES

English

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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

€16,200

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


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International Faculty with
Business Experience

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Company Visits &
Corporate Events

mba international business in Barcelona student from more than 70 Nationalities

Students from More than
70 Different Countries

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An Extensive Offering
of Elective Courses

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Career Opportunities with
Multinational Companies

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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 International Business ASIC accredited

MBA Program is Accredited by the European Council for Business Education

GBSB Global MBA International Business in Barcelona member of ECBE

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

mba in International Business in Barcelona is ACCA computer based examination centre

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

Ranked as a Leader in Business Education by Newsweek Magazine

GBSB Global mba International Business in Barcelona ranked as a leader in Business education

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


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SHARPEN YOUR LEADERSHIP & MANAGERIAL EXPERTISE:
Learn how to inspire associates and staff leading by example, navigating diverse cultures and reaping success by gaining respect and inciting diligence from teams at home and abroad.

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ACQUIRE A GLOBAL MARKET FRAME OF REFERENCE:
Develop the proficiency to navigate international markets, foreign and domestic trade, and the diverse legal realm in business.

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REALIZE EFFECTIVE INTERCULTURAL BUSINESS PRACTICES:
Gain the cultural empathy and understanding needed in business administration to implicitly communicate and collaborate in multinational settings.

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PREPARE TO TACKLE THE CHALLENGES IN THE 21ST CENTURY:
Learn about the business professionals promoting innovation and sustainability within the realm of business administration management and foster the eagerness to implement change into the way businesses operate today.

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PROCURE PRACTICAL CAREER INSIGHT:
Earn a MBA in International Business in Barcelona and learn how to strategize and negotiate successfully using case studies, debates, and projects that simulate situations and obstacles managers face on the international stage today.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Take a stand on your future by earning a MBA in International Business in Barcelona and elevate your career to the next level. There are a wide range of career development resources available at GBSB Global Business School in Barcelona. With such a diverse student body, learn from your peers and grow from professional workshops and corporate presentations on campus lead by industry leaders. Ask to learn more about our career evaluation assessments.

MBA in International Business 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 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

MBA in International Business

3 courses from this list:

Agile Methodologies & Design Thinking

Design and Creation of E-Commerce, Doing Business in Europe

The Economics of Asia

Doing Business in Russia and CIS

Doing Business in China


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

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

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

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 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 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

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 (EU Students)

5,400 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (Non-EU Students)

8,100 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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