In this MBA in International Business programme from EU Business School in Barcelona, students 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.
The MBA in International Business provides students with the know-who to navigate a world where geographical borders are disappearing, and the concept of workplace is becoming more flexible. This program hones candidates’ varied skill set that will make them adaptable to the diversity and international nature of the global business market. Program candidates aspire to work in a global environment and within dynamic game-changing ventures.
The MBA with a major in international business gives students a comprehensive understanding and skill set in international business and management. Students who successfully complete this MBA program may be interested in the following job positions.
- International Sales Director
International sales directors manage and direct an organization’s sales activities overseas. As part of their role, they will set targets for international markets and implement international pricing strategies, working with the company’s sales team, agents and/or distributors to ensure that they are met. Professionals in these fields create strategies, policies and procedures and understand local culture and laws and regulations. They cultivate a strong relationship with clients to promote long-term sustainability.
Advanced leadership, interpersonal and negotiation skills as well as knowledge of a local country and/or market are required for this job position.
- International Business Analyst
International business analysts help companies successfully expand into foreign markets and/or grow their business overseas. They work across a multitude of sectors. As part of their job function, they will undertake financial analyses, research local laws and regulations, carry out market research, develop business plans and strategies and prepare project proposals to fulfill an organization’s objectives. International business analysts will undertake risk analysis when making proposals. They also manage and monitor projects and may take the project lead. They are highly organized professionals with skills in research.
International business analysts will have excellent communication, analytical and project management skills.
- Global Business Administration Professional
Global business administration professionals work at all levels of an organization and across different sectors. They ensure that the overseas operations of a company run smoothly and comply with local government and industry regulations. These professionals have a deep understanding of cultural differences as well as local markets. They will monitor and react to global trends and country activities to identify events and movements that may affect organizational success. Global business administration professionals work in several areas including finance, marketing, human resources and operations.
Global business administrators are highly organized and possess cross-cultural knowledge and strong interpersonal skills.
- International Buyer
International buyers are responsible for sourcing and purchasing goods from overseas suppliers. Their tasks include analyzing bids as well as negotiating prices and contractual terms and conditions with vendors. An international buyer will manage the relationship with international suppliers and must ensure that products meet specifications, quality standards and are delivered on time. They will develop purchase orders, monitor fulfillment and handle returns if necessary. They will also document transactions, check and approve invoices and ensure that records are kept up to date.
International buyers are outstanding negotiators and decision-makers, with strong data analysis and numerical skills.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Transformational Management & Leadership
- Organizational Behavior
- Financial Reporting & Analysis
- Marketing in a Digital World
- Data Analysis for Managers
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesManagement, Organisation & Leadership International Business Master in Business Administration (MBA) View 72 other Masters in International Business in Spain
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- 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
- A GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
- A satisfactory score on the GMAT or GRE
- An interview with the academic dean
* Students not meeting these criteria will have an interview with the admission committee and will be considered on a merit basis. For more information, please contact the admissions department of your chosen campus.
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International20850 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20850 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
EU/EEA20850 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20850 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
- Full-time and part-time tuition per term: € 6,950
Living costs for Barcelona
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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