Barcelona School of Management · Pompeu Fabra University

Introduction
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UPF Barcelona School of Management is Pompeu Fabra University's management school, one of the best universities worldwide according to major international rankings. It is part of the Continuing Education Institute of Pompeu Fabra University, presided over by the University rector.

Our mission is to develop professionals that will transform society by challenging the norms with science and social awareness.

We offer master programs, postgraduate courses and specialization courses in Business Administration and Management, Law, Politics and Public Management, Creativity and Technology, Economics, Health Management and Sciences, Communication, Journalism and Translation, Marketing and Branding, Accounting and Finance and Human Resources.

We define management as being a resource that is fundamental to any kind of professional development; it is not just linked to the world of business or leadership roles.

We see education as being a bond between the university and the company. For this reason, all master programs and postgraduate courses are developed jointly by UPF's most prestigious academics and respected professionals from leading companies and public authorities.

Why choose us?

Because it's the business school of Pompeu Fabra University, one of the best universities in the world according to the main international rankings:

  • Ranked 12th best university in the world under 50 years old according to the Times Higher Education Ranking (2015).
  • Top 10 amongst Europe's best universities according to U-Multirank (2015)
  • In the top 400 universities according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities (2014). The top Spanish university in the area of Social Sciences

For its nationally and internationally renowned teaching staff; combining the best UPF lecturers, leaders in teaching, research and scientific output, with highly-qualified directors and professionals from the best companies in the market.

Because of its comprehensive, multifaceted vision of management, which is defined as a resource that is fundamental to any kind of professional development; it is not just linked to the world of business or leadership roles.

To enjoy an international learning experience on all its campuses. In 2015:

  • 45 nationalities represented amongst the student body
  • 82% of scholarships awarded to international students
  • 71% of the Masters of Science teaching staff educated at prestigious universities outside of Spain

For its strong connection to industry. In 2015:

  • Over 900 students took an internship.
  • Over 1200 internship agreements were signed with companies

For its magnificent location in the dynamic, cosmopolitan city of Barcelona and its emblematic facilities: the Ciutadella Campus, the Balmes Building, the Poblenou Campus and the Mar Campus.

For its support of and commitment to the talent and motivation of its students. Last year:

  • 29 Master of Science students benefited from a MSc Scholarship
  • 26 Talent Scholarships awarded to the most brilliant Barcelona School of Management students

Because 91% of students would recommend the school's master programs and postgraduate courses to a friend.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Accreditations

UPF Barcelona School of Management is Pompeu Fabra University's management school, one of the best universities worldwide according to major international rankings. It is part of the Continuing Education Institute of Pompeu Fabra University, presided over by the University rector.

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Programs

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Master

Master in Accounting and Financial Management (specialization in International Finance)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Accounting and Financial Management (specialization in International Finance)* at UPF Barcelona School of Management will train you as an expert professional in finance and accounting, thinking especially about companies with international presence. Basic aspects such as detailed knowledge of international accounting regulations, multinational financial management or international taxation will be discussed in depth. [+]

The Master in Accounting and Financial Management (specialization in International Finance)* at UPF Barcelona School of Management will train you as an expert professional in finance and accounting, thinking especially about companies with international presence. Basic aspects such as detailed knowledge of international accounting regulations, multinational financial management or international taxation will be discussed in depth. *Pending approval AQU. While studying the Master in Accounting and Financial Management (specialization in International Finance), taught both in spanish and english, you will acquire the necessary knowledge to align the evolution of the economic and financial enviroment with the management of companies with a strong internationalization. Throughout the course, you will deepen international financial reporting standards, aspects related to the financing of international operations and management control systems of multinational companies. Aimed at university graduates from administration and management, economics or business studies, or professionals working in accounting and finance, the Master in Accounting and Financial Management (specialization in International Finance) boasts an eminent teaching staff made up of lecturers from the Department of Economics and Business at Pompeu Fabra University and professionals working in leading businesses. From these renowned lecturers you will also learn management techniques and skills for leading working teams in finance and accounting departments. With the Master in Accounting and Financial Management you may also specialize in Controlling and Corporate Finance. Class times: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6pm to 9pm. Classes can be held on Thursdays or Fridays according to the electives chosen. University masters degree: the Government... [-]

MSc

Master of Science in Finance and Banking

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master of Science in Finance and Banking at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English targeted at participants who wish to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills for a successful career in the fields of corporate finance, banking or financial regulation. The program includes a curricular internship and it allows you to choose your... [+]

The Master of Science in Finance and Banking at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English targeted at participants who wish to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills for a successful career in the fields of corporate finance, banking or financial regulation. The program includes a curricular internship and it allows you to choose your preferred elective courses according to your career plans. Practically focused and internationally oriented, the Master of Science in Finance and Banking provides students with the ability to apply complex financial, economic and investment theories to both corporations and the financial services industry. The course will provide you with a wide-ranging theoretical background and equip the practical skills for active interaction in investment banks and securities firms, in finance departments of industrial and service companies and in central banks. The Master of Science in Finance and Banking benefits from the outstanding, hand-picked faculty of the UPF's world ranked Department of Economics and Business, known for its scientific approach, its constant contribution to creating knowledge and its high-level ability to stimulate and convey knowledge. Why this program? You will end up with a deep understanding of how financial markets and financial institutions work as well as of the impact financial regulation has on both areas You will master, and put to work, the most recent tools and techniques used by financial analysts in the increasingly complex and challenging world of finance. You will be taught by some of the... [-]

Master of Science in International Business

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Barcelona

Offered jointly between the UPF's International Business School, ESCI, and UPF Barcelona School of Management, the Master of Science in International Business is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English. It is targeted at graduates from different spheres of knowledge who wish to obtain the knowledge, techniques, skills and critical attitudes to understand and be successful in... [+]

Offered jointly between the UPF's International Business School, ESCI, and UPF Barcelona School of Management, the Master of Science in International Business is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English. It is targeted at graduates from different spheres of knowledge who wish to obtain the knowledge, techniques, skills and critical attitudes to understand and be successful in the current context of the global company. The program includes a curricular internship and a one-week international business trip to a foreign country. Practically focused and internationally oriented, the Master of Science in International Business is organized so that students learn about all the processes and strategic decisions involved in business internationalization. Throughout the program, students learn how to operate in international markets, manage cross-cultural teams and communicate and negotiate internationally. The program's curriculum unfolds parallel to the internationalization process of a company: internal and external diagnosis (1st term), strategic planning (2nd term) and business operation (3rd term). The Master of Science in International Business benefits from the outstanding, hand-picked faculty of UPF's world ranked Department of Economics and Business and the professional international business expertise of ESCI, UPF's long-established International Business School. The program's faculty is known for their scientific approach, their constant contribution to creating knowledge and their proven ability to stimulate and convey knowledge. Why this program? It features professionals from the world of international business and faculty from the UPF's Department of Economics and Business and ESCI International Business School. It provides students with the management skills... [-]

Master of Science in Management

Campus Full time 9 - 12 months September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master of Science in Management at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English targeted at students with strong quantitative and analytical skills who wish to gain in-depth knowledge in strategic management, innovation management and consulting. It can be studied as a general management program or in four different specializations... [+]

The Master of Science in Management at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English targeted at students with strong quantitative and analytical skills who wish to gain in-depth knowledge in strategic management, innovation management and consulting. It can be studied as a general management program or in four different specializations: Business Analytics Marketing Entrepreneurship IT Academically rigorous and highly practical, the Master of Science in Management is designed for students seeking a career in international management. Its courses focus on the pillars of business management and build a sound basis to understand business organizations as a whole. As a unique feature of this Master of Science students can tailor the program's curriculum according to their career plans by choosing their preferred elective courses. The Master of Science in Management benefits from the outstanding, hand-picked faculty of the UPF's world ranked Department of Economics and Business, known for its scientific approach, its constant contribution to creating knowledge and its high-level ability to stimulate and convey knowledge. Why this program? It will help you develop your knowledge of management in one of Europe's most important business education hubs: Barcelona. You will master and put into practice the latest tools and techniques used in different areas of management: operations, marketing, analytics for management and new business creation. You will be able to customize your learning from a broad list of elective classes, which comprise different functional areas and topics such as leadership, negotiations and ethics.... [-]

Master of Science in Management (specialization in Business Analytics)

Campus Full time 9 - 12 months September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master of Science in Management (specialization in Business Analytics) at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English targeted at students with strong quantitative skills. The program provides future managers and consultants with the analytical and managerial skills required to translate strategic plans into tangible business performance... [+]

The Master of Science in Management (specialization in Business Analytics) at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English targeted at students with strong quantitative skills. The program provides future managers and consultants with the analytical and managerial skills required to translate strategic plans into tangible business performance. By providing an advanced understanding of quantitative methods and technology innovation, the Master of Science in Management (specialization in Business Analytics) thoroughly prepares managers with the skills needed to drive business results and equip organizations with significant competitive advantages. The program combines cutting-edge theory and practical applications to provide students with in-depth data analysis tools and strategies in order to achieve today's greatest managerial challenge: solving business complexity. The Master of Science in Management (specialization in Business Analytics) benefits from the outstanding, hand-picked faculty of UPF's world ranked Department of Economics and Business, known for its scientific approach, its constant contribution to creating knowledge and its capacity to stimulate and convey knowledge. Why this program? It will help you develop your knowledge of business analytics in one of Europe's hubs of innovation in data sciences and business intelligence: Barcelona. You will acquire the analytical tools necessary to effectively use quantitative information to suggest better managerial decisions and identify business opportunities. You will be able to communicate efficiently with business analysts and data scientists by mastering cutting-edge management analytics techniques. It will connect you to the best trained teaching staff, who will guide you through the... [-]

Master of Science in Management (specialization in Entrepreneurship)

Campus Full time 9 - 12 months September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master of Science in Management (specialization in Entrepreneurship) at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English targeted at students with strong quantitative and analytical skills. The program focuses on the skills and knowledge needed by creative spirits to undertake business ventures, develop businesses or become part of a new, growing business. [+]

The Master of Science in Management (specialization in Entrepreneurship) at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English targeted at students with strong quantitative and analytical skills. The program focuses on the skills and knowledge needed by creative spirits to undertake business ventures, develop businesses or become part of a new, growing business. Practically oriented and internationally minded, the Master of Science in Management (specialization in Entrepreneurship) is aimed at aspiring entrepreneurs in all sectors who want to gain a grounding in developing innovative business ideas. The program helps students to cultivate an entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial mindset and to learn how to draft an appropriate business plan. The Master of Science in Management (specialization in Entrepreneurship) benefits from the outstanding, hand-picked faculty of the UPF's world ranked Department of Economics and Business, known for its scientific approach, its constant contribution to creating knowledge and its capacity to stimulate and convey knowledge. Why this program? It will help you develop your project in one of Europe's leading, most active entrepreneurial ecosystems: Barcelona. It will allow you to enjoy all of the UPF Business Shuttle's services: contact with investors, conferences, assistance in looking for financing, taking part in university organized forums, etc. It will grant you access to the UPF Business Factory incubation spaces, where you can develop and launch your entrepreneurial project. It will connect you to the best trained teaching staff, who will guide you through the learning process of business creation. Objectives... [-]

Master of Science in Management (specialization in IT Management)

Campus Full time 9 - 12 months September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master of Science in Management (specialization in IT management) at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English. It provides students with multidisciplinary education to learn how to align technology strategy with business strategy. The program includes a optional internship and it offers excellent opportunities for students to... [+]

The Master of Science in Management (specialization in IT management) at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English. It provides students with multidisciplinary education to learn how to align technology strategy with business strategy. The program includes a optional internship and it offers excellent opportunities for students to make contacts within the business world via company visits and trade fairs such as the Smart City Expo or the GSMA Mobile World Congress. The Master of Science in Management (specialization IT Management) enables you to become a critical member of an organisation's strategic management team. Through the development of strong analytical and conceptual skills you will be able to translate your analysis-based findings into tangible, profitable performance and concrete business strategies. The Master of Science in Management (specialization IT Management) benefits from the outstanding, hand-picked faculty of the UPF's world ranked Department of Economics and Business and the engineering professional expertise of the UPF'S Polytechnic School. The program's faculty is known for their scientific approach, their constant contribution to creating knowledge and their high-level ability to stimulate and convey knowledge. Why this program? It is taught in one of the world's 10 best Smart Cities: Barcelona. It will help you liaise with people from the worlds of business and information technology from the very first day. It will allow you to complete your internship in world class companies in the IT sphere. It will give you access to the most important IT conferences... [-]

Master of Science in Marketing

Campus Full time 9 months September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master of Science in Marketing at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English targeted at students with strong quantitative and analytical skills. The program focuses on the technical and creative skills needed to understand how to satisfy customer needs from a strategic, managerial and empirical perspective. [+]

The Master of Science in Marketing at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English targeted at students with strong quantitative and analytical skills. The program focuses on the technical and creative skills needed to understand how to satisfy customer needs from a strategic, managerial and empirical perspective. Practically oriented and internationally minded, the Master of Science in Marketing will provide you with a full understanding of the important processes involved in creating, communicating and delivering value to customers while strengthening your ability to face and solve complex challenges in an increasingly globalized marketing environment. The Master of Science in Marketing benefits from the outstanding, hand-picked faculty of UPF's world ranked Department of Economics and Business, known for its scientific approach, its constant contribution to creating knowledge and its capacity to stimulate and convey knowledge. Classes taught in: English Program: Full time Start of classes: 20 September 2017 (to be confirmed) End of classes: 16 June 2018 (to be confirmed) End of program: 14 September 2018 (to be confirmed) Class times: Monday to Friday from 1pm onwards. Some classes could be held in the morning. Program type: Master of Science ECTS: 60 Modality: On-Campus Tuition fees: 18,500.00€ Internship: Curricular Why this program? You will master and put into practice the latest cutting-edge tools and techniques used in marketing management, research, analytics and strategy. For its innovative nature and adaptation to the professional reality of the moment: its academic contents are updated every year,... [-]

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UPF Barcelona School Of Management

Address Balmes 132 134
Barcelona 08008, Spain
Website http://www.barcelonaschoolofmanagement.upf.edu/
Phone +34 935 42 18 00