• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

Today’s successful professionals must come with a varied skill set, adaptable to the diverse and international nature of the global market. 

The MBA in International Business at EU Business School equips you with the tools to navigate a world with rapidly dissipating borders. 

In this program, you will develop a broad understanding of the global economic playing field through extensive case-study research accompanied by a diverse range of topics that relate to international business, including: finance, law, media, communications and management. On the Barcelona campus, the MBA in International Business is further accredited by the Universidad Católica de Murcia.

Learning Outcomes 

International Business graduates leave EU with a diverse skill set that will enable them to be effective leaders in a number of different business applications. Students will also:

  • Gain a comprehensive vision of the way in which businesses work and develop strategies to react to changes.
  • Hone problem-solving, analytical and evaluation skills.
  • Complete marketing campaigns for different local and global sectors.
  • Experiment with different techniques that help lead to desired outcomes and clearer decisions.

Students completing this major pursue careers in:

  • Non-profit organizations
  • Multinational corporations
  • Trade services
  • Government agencies

Accreditation

  • For students studying on our Barcelona and Switzerland campuses, a state-recognized, university MBA degree accredited by Universidad Católica de Murcia (UCAM), Spain.

  • An EU Business School Switzerland private and internationally accredited MBA degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Management Skills 
  • Organizational Behavior 
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Marketing 
  • Quantitative Business Methods 
  • Negotiation (seminar) 
  • Business Law (seminar) 
  • Personal & Professional Development
  • Finance 
  • Human Resources Management 
  • Global Economics 
  • Strategic Management 
  • Management Information Systems 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    90 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    89

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade B2):

    176

    C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores, however, has not provided a recommended or minimum required score range.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

Admission Requirements:

  • 1 certified copy of bachelor's degree and transcripts
  • Proof of English level: TOEFL score 89 (internet-based), 233 (computer-based); IELTS 6.5; CAE C1 with a minimum score of 176; PTE score 59; English native or equivalent

Applicants must also meet one of the following:

  • A GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

  • A satisfactory score on the GMAT or GRE

  • An interview with the academic dean

All applicants should submit the following documents:

  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • 1 written or video essay
  • An electronic passport photo or 3 printed passport-size photos
  • 1 copy of valid passport or ID card
  • 1 bank certificate or letter certifying the applicant's financial solvency
  • €/CHF 200 non-refundable application fee. 

This programme is taught in different countries. Which country are you interested in?

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    11900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5950 EUR per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    11900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5950 EUR per semester and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Fees shown for Barcelona campus.
  • Online tuition fee: €4,800
  • For Geneva and Montreux: €10,200

Living costs

  • München, Germany

    1078 - 1690 EUR/month
    Living Costs
  • Barcelona, Spain

    770 - 1360 EUR/month
    Living Costs
  • Genève, Switzerland

    1925 - 2850 CHF/month
    Living Costs
  • Montreux, Switzerland

    1700 - 2200 CHF/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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