MBA in Blockchain Management
EU Business School (EU BCN)
- Location Barcelona, Spain
- Type of Degree Master
- Start Date 2021/09/27
- Duration 1 year
- Application Deadline 2021/09/03
- Language English
- Attendance On Campus
- Dedication Full-time
- Pace Instructor-paced
- Tuition fees 20850 €
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One of the most influential and important emerging technologies in modern business, blockchain promises to shape the 21st century in various sectors. This major explores how blockchain can revolutionize economics while addressing some of the most pressing problems in society such as trust, transparency, inclusive participation and fair trade. Students will gain an in-depth, panoramic understanding of the fundamentals of blockchain, while critically evaluating the processes, practices and tools of this disruptive technology.
A university master’s degree awarded by Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia (UCAM), (título propio), a state-recognized university in Spain.
A master's degree from EU Business School Switzerland which is internationally accredited by ACBSP, IACBE, IQA and certified by eduQua.
Students studying an EU MBA program have the opportunity to earn a second distinct qualification, a state-accredited degree from the University of Roehampton in London, U. K. Students with less than two years' professional experience may earn a U. K. state-accredited MSc in International Management while students with more than two years' experience may earn a U. K. state-accredited MBA. For both degrees, students are required to complete 120 ECTS. This is achieved through the completion of a final EU business competency simulation and a University of Roehampton dissertation in addition to the regular EU MBA coursework. Both qualifications can be earned in one year of full-time study or two years, part-time.
EU's faculty is composed of highly qualified academics, entrepreneurs, consultants and business leaders. All courses are taught by lecturers with a wealth of practical experience in their fields. Our teaching staff create a personalized and interactive learning environment that promotes and fosters the skills and knowledge required for a successful career in business. The caliber of the faculty and a culture that values and rewards an entrepreneurial spirit are what make EU Business School stand out.
The MBA in Blockchain Management (90 ECTS) is a one-year, three-term degree. Students complete five to six course modules per term which are combined with seminars, company visits, guest speaker sessions and case studies among others. In order to graduate, students must complete a management research methods module and a dissertation. This program is also available as a two-year, six-term, part-time degree.
Blockchain management graduates will be taught to think in disruptive ways to promote the application of this new technology in business. In addition, students will:
- Gain insight into general-purpose technologies that promise to shape the 21st Century
- Look at how this transformational technology influences the development of new processes and mechanisms
- Examine how transparent technologies like blockchain are impacting ways of doing business
- Apply blockchain technology to solve a problem in an economic sector using a breakthrough innovation
The MBA with a major in blockchain management provides students with business and managerial skills as well as knowledge in blockchain and its applications. Heralded by some as the second generation of internet, companies are eyeing blockchain technology with interest but often lack the skills and knowledge to be able to apply it effectively. Graduates of this MBA program may be interested in the following careers.
Blockchain consultants will work with clients to advise them on how blockchain solutions can help them achieve their organizational goals through business model improvement, operational optimization and the creation of new opportunities, among others. These professionals are innovative thinkers who will work with developers, business development, solution architects and the sales team to prepare project proposals for top management which may include revolutionizing distribution systems and enhancing security, among others.
Crypto traders analyze and manage digital asset portfolios. To succeed in this profession, these investment professionals will constantly research and monitor crypto markets to determine the evolution of their investments for possible adjustments as well as to seek out new trading opportunities. They need knowledge of cryptocurrencies as well as a deep understanding of trading and financial investments.
Blockchain Project Manager
Blockchain project managers act as the liaison between designers and clients/end-users to ensure that a blockchain’s project objectives are met within the specified timeframe and resources. These professionals need to understand the complexities and technical language of blockchain to communicate effectively with both parties, and are tasked with creating road maps, tracking product evolution, problem-solving within the project and reporting to top management.
Business Development Director
Business development directors will drive the organization’s sales by increasing its client portfolio and penetrating new markets. They are tasked with sourcing new clients and developing current relationships for business opportunities. They have a strong understanding of the company’s products and markets and will help establish long-term business relationships for business longevity.