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MBAMaster of Business Administration

Tuition fee €13,900.00 per year
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The Master of Business Administration (MBA) full-time programme is targeted at business professionals who aim to become tomorrow’s leaders and managers. Are you looking for a comprehensive education on entering business management in a global context?

Students learn to integrate the main business processes of organisations into effective and efficient corporate strategy. In addition, students acquire skills to deal with the diverse, and sometimes diverging, interests of various stakeholders involved in international business.

Admittance to the MBA require​s a minimum of three years of work experience and prepares graduates for senior and general management positions. The programme focuses on leadership and management in an international context.

Programme structure

Semester 1

Human Resource Management
Ethical Finance and Accounting
Value Chain Management Marketing Strategy
Business Research Methods
Intercultural Competences and Leadership
Integrative Business Project

Semester 2

Strategic Management
Innovation and Change Management
Marketing Strategy
New Economic Realities for Managers
Integrative Management Project
Leadership and Decision Making

Semester 3

Business Research Methods (5 ECTS)
MBA thesis (25 ECTS)

Career opportunities

A comprehensive LinkedIn research published in November 2014 showed that our graduates are employed in a wide variety of companies and business-related professions worldwide, including those following entrepreneurial and start-up career paths. Over 800 unique LinkedIn profiles were assessed, representing IBS alumni currently located in over 60 different countries. Popular areas of activity were business development, project management, finance and accounting and sales and marketing. In addition, many alumni have established their own company or consultancy or have top management positions. The research confirmed that an IBS graduate can forge a successful career and has a high value within both the job market and society as a whole. Among the array of global companies listed in the research, IBS alumni are employed by Deloitte, Google, Philips and Unilever.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 2, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States