On November 23th, 2017 Olga Ivanova, Head of Innovation and Development at GBSB Global Business School, and Jordi Montaña, Rector of the University of VIC - Central University of Catalonia, signed an official collaboration agreement.
According to this agreement two institutions will launch several joint master's programs, starting with the first two: Master of Science in Financial Management, Digital Banking and Internet Finance and Master of Arts in Business Innovations. These educational programs are designed for young professionals who want to build a global career in the digital area. Both programs will be officially opened for enrollment in October 2018.
“Dual degree programs is a perfect opportunity to strengthen our educational proposition. We will combine best practices from both institutions and the students will benefit from the deep expertise and methodology of the University of VIC and the innovative approach to education of GBSB Global Business School. I believe that students of these programs will be able to build a truly successful global career.”
–mentioned Olga Ivanova, Head of Innovation and Development at GBSB Global Business School.
Why study for a dual degree?
The University of Vic - Central University of Catalonia is a private institution, managed by the Balmes University Foundation. It emerged from a regional and citizens’ initiative to continue with a university tradition that goes back to the Middle Ages.
Its mission is to develop knowledge and innovation to serve the region, and it has a distinctive international vocation. It focuses on students and their all-round training, and instils the values of individual creativity, professional rigour and social commitment. Similarly to GBSB Global Business School, the University of Vic bases its educational model on innovation, international practice, individual approach and social and professional integration.
What are the benefits of joining the Master in Financial Management, Digital Banking and Internet Finance?
Master in Financial Management, Digital Banking and Internet Finance aims to change the way international financial management is taught at business schools in Europe. Traditional finance will no longer be relevant in the digital economy; rather, the Master in Digital Financial Management students should understand the new forms of accounting and financial management and be able to adapt to the new challenges in the finance industry, such as digital banking and digital finance.
What are benefits of joining the Master in Business Innovation?
Master in Business Innovation teaches students how to effectively manage, articulate, and implement innovative systems into business operations. It educates students on how to analyze global industries, to identify markets of uncertainty and change, and to add value to a product or service through innovation. This degree takes a proactive, hands-on approach teaching agile methodologies and creative thinking.
Pre-registration for duel master’s programs is already open. You can send an application via the website of the business school.