MBA in International Business

EU Business School (EU BCN)

  • Location Barcelona, Spain
  • Degree Type 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 €

Program description

This Program is also available in:

  • Geneva
  • Montreaux
  • Online


Today’s successful professionals must demonstrate a varied skillset that can be adapted to the diverse and international nature of the global market. This major equips students with the tools to navigate a world with rapidly diminishing borders while fostering creative problem-solving skills and entrepreneurial thinking. In this program, 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.

Degree Awarded

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.

Dual Qualification

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.

Program Structure

The MBA in International Business (90 ECTS) is a one-year, three-term, full-time 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.

Learning Outcomes

International business graduates leave EU with a diverse skill set that will enable them to be effective leaders in a number of different business applications. Throughout the course, students will also:

  • Gain a comprehensive vision of the way in which business works and develop strategies to react to change.
  • Hone their problem-solving, analytical and evaluation skills.
  • Complete marketing campaigns for different local and global sectors.
  • Experiment with different techniques that help lead to desired outcomes and clearer decisions.

Career Options

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.

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.

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.

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.

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