Master in Fashion & Luxury Business Management


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Program Description

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Do not postpone your study plans. Start an educational journey by enrolling in our Online campus and come to Barcelona or Madrid in Autumn or Winter. Blended learning is available for July and October Intakes.

Why Master in Fashion and Luxury Business Management

  • They are ranked within the best programs in the area of fashion and luxury in Spain.
  • Learning by doing methodology – get the skills as you participate in real fashion and luxury projects.
  • Our graduates work in the best fashion and luxury companies worldwide.
  • Get to know real fashion and the luxury business world – top companies open their doors for GBSB Global students as part of the Master's program.

Program Description

The Master in Fashion & Luxury Business Management is designed for students who are interested in business, management, and the fashion and luxury goods industry. The Master in Fashion & Luxury Business Management prepares students for an international career working with big and small fashion and luxury firms in Europe and around the globe. Students learn business management skills and market analysis tactics that are necessary to compete in global markets. Students of the Master in Fashion & Luxury Business Management program unlock their creative potential and develop a level of professionalism in fashion and luxury business management among a talented class of students from all over the world.

Fashion and luxury goods companies around the world are constantly looking for people capable to match creativity and management: a new generation of managers suited to the specific requirements of this industry. The Master in Fashion & Luxury Business Management is designed to shape and develop these competencies by integrating learning by doing teaching methodology, case studies, company visits, internships, and creative workshops. The Master in Fashion & Luxury Business Management is one of the most renowned study programs in the area of fashion and luxury in Spain.

It has been ranked within the 5 best masters in the area of luxury in Spain by the leading national web portals and

Key Facts

  • Duration of the program – 9 months
  • Language of the program – English
  • Intakes – October, January, April / Yearly
  • Schedule – Intensive, Evenings
  • Location – Barcelona/Madrid, Spain

Program Highlights

  • Faculty with Industry Experience.
  • Company Visits.
  • Students from 70 Different Countries.
  • Exclusive Access to Fashion & Luxury Industry Events.
  • Practical Knowledge Applicable on a Global Scale.
  • Career Opportunities at Top Fashion & Luxury Companies.

Study Plan

  • Principles of Luxury & Luxury Sector Analysis
  • Technology and Innovation in the Fashion and Luxury Business
  • Sustainability in Design of Fashion & Luxury
  • Fashion & Luxury Marketing, Branding and Event Planning
  • Luxury Channel and Distribution Management
  • Project Development & Finance
  • Transversal Competencies of Global Leaders

Program Objectives

  1. Provide the most relevant curriculum that will incorporate innovative teachings and practical knowledge as applied to the fashion and luxury industry.
  2. Prepare students for competitive markets worldwide with an education focused on a global business perspective and cultural awareness.
  3. Develop students into the future leaders of the fashion and luxury world by providing pertinent industry knowledge that can be applied on a global scale.
  4. Teach students how to be future decision-makers by exposing them to real-world examples with industrial visits, company presentations, global trips, and more.
  5. Deliver education with a strong philosophy embedded in business ethics and sustainability.

Why GBSB Global?

  • The only business school in Spain with international accreditation from ASIC.
  • The first and only official Microsoft School in Spain, accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education, providing students with the most state-of-the-art learning experience from day one.
  • Official Microsoft Showcase School.
  • The only business school in Barcelona and Madrid with the status of ACCA Computer Based Examination Center.
  • Member of The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), USA.
  • Recorded as ONE OF THE BEST BUSINESS SCHOOLS in Europe by MYBS (Mind Your Own Business School).
  • Recognized as a LEADER IN GLOBAL EDUCATION by Newsweek Magazine.
  • Ranked No. 1 in Europe in the Guide to Sustainability Schools.
  • OFFICIAL MEMBER of the European Council for Business Education (ECBE).
  • Repetitive winner of International Business Ethics Case Competition, USA.
  • Global Diversity | Students from 70+ countries and faculty from 20+ countries.
  • Focus on Innovation | From teaching methods, course curriculum, and workshops to fully digitalized educational environments we are all about innovation and challenging the status quo.
  • Employability & Career Development Opportunities | Practical knowledge and skills, career counseling, and individual coaching sessions.

Career Prospects

The industry of fashion and luxury business management offers a wide range of career opportunities: Fashion & Luxury Merchandising Fashion & Luxury Merchandising involves analyzing market trends, strategic production planning, handling purchase negotiations, and developing advertising and marketing strategies.

Brand Management

Brand Managers are responsible for developing and executing online and offline marketing initiatives to improve the positioning of a product or service in the fashion & luxury industry. Brand Managers require strong analytical skills and a growth mindset.

Public Relations

Public Relations entails working alongside fashion editors to generate positive publicity and client brand development. It also means engaging in market research, trend analysis, customer retention tactics, and networking initiatives with celebrities, models, and other public figures who can elevate a brand or concept.

Fashion & Luxury Buying

Fashion & Luxury Buyers travel to production facilities, trade fairs, and fashion shows all over the world to see which fashion & luxury pieces are emerging in the industry in order to determine what a company will carry in their stores each season.


Marketing and advertising jobs in the fashion & luxury industry mean launching advertising campaigns to improve the branding of a product or service a company provides. Professionals here must be both creative and organized as they forecast trends, develop new advertising initiatives, and market new products, and store openings effectively.


The goal of the retail and sales sector in fashion & luxury is to use business strategies to ensure products reach consumers in the most effective and efficient way possible. Some responsibilities include analyzing customer demand, forecasting sales, negotiating prices with suppliers, managing a team, attending trade events, and planning brand-boosting special events.

E-commerce/Social Media

Social Media Managers working in fashion & luxury are responsible for creating brand awareness, driving traffic, and fostering engagement with online communities. They give the brand a voice and generate interest by publishing relevant content, launching promotional campaigns, and creating partnerships across all platforms.

Last updated Dec 2020

About the School

GBSB Global Business School is an internationally accredited business school in Spain and Malta that provides business education in English to students from around the world and prepares future gradua ... Read More

GBSB Global Business School is an internationally accredited business school in Spain and Malta that provides business education in English to students from around the world and prepares future graduates to launch a successful career globally. GBSB Global Business School supports high standards in business education validated by numerous international accreditation bodies. Read less
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