The Master in Entrepreneurship is an advanced graduate degree that provides students with the tools to acquire the skills and competencies needed for successful entrepreneurship careers in a dynamic global business environment. It is an exciting program designed to equip students with a specialist understanding of the field of entrepreneurial management.
The Master in Entrepreneurship is not simply a set of different management disciplines but it based on promoting creativity and entrepreneurship skills. Students benefit from close links of Global Business School Barcelona with industry through industrial visits and interaction with professors – experienced entrepreneurs themselves.
Entrepreneurial skills have never been more important than they are in today’s dynamic world. Companies in Spain, in Europe and everywhere in the world need entrepreneurial managers to perform the different tasks in the global business environment, they need people who are able to anticipate, stimulate and manage change: this is what Master in Entrepreneurship program is about.
The Master in Entrepreneurship from Global Business School in Barcelona prepares you to be a successful entrepreneur in a global context whether it be starting your own business or developing an entrepreneurial project within an existing organization.
MSc – Master in Entrepreneurship awarded by Global Business School Barcelona
If your English Language level is not sufficient, you can first join our intensive English Language Preparation course before starting the Master in Entrepreneurship degree
Students would normally be expected to complete the Master in Entrepreneurship degree in English within one academic year of full-time studies. Depending on the starting quarter it may take from 9 to 12 months.
Because of the modular format, applications are accepted all year round. Students can start studying for their Master in Entrepreneurship in October, January and April. Students who are not the citizens of European Union are encouraged to apply earlier in order to allow time for student visa processing.
The Master in Entrepreneurship degree program from Global Business School in Barcelona consists of 60 ECTS. A Master student must complete three quarters of full-time studies. During each quarter a student is required to complete 20-25 academic credits. For detailed course requirements, please refer to the outline of the Master in Entrepreneurship curriculum.
The curriculum of the Master in Entrepreneurship is structured in order to provide students with fundamental knowledge in all aspects of entrepreneurial management from the discovery of entrepreneurial opportunities to taking a business global through internationalization strategies. The courses on the program are divided into the following categories:
Essential Entrepreneurial Competencies: Entrepreneurial competencies refer to the sum of the entrepreneur’s attributes for successful and sustainable entrepreneurship. These attributes include leadership, abilities to negotiate and communicate as well as responsibilities towards society and environment.
Marketing Management: Sales and marketing are the most important skills an entrepreneur must have when planning to start a business. A business is nothing if it has no customers. The students on the Master in Entrepreneurship program learn how to reach the people who may need the products or services by understanding the fundamentals of marketing, sales management, and the ways of using innovative marketing communications.
Finance for Entrepreneurs: Understanding business finance is a must for entrepreneurs who want to start a business, be successful and grow big. The courses in finance will help future entrepreneurs make better investment and financing decisions in entrepreneurial settings.
Starting a Business: MSc Entrepreneurship students at this stage of the program learn about the psychological processes specific to creativity in new product development and how to pitch ideas and open innovation. When all the ideas are systemized, students learn how to manage projects and start with a business plan design.
Taking a Business Global: The world is becoming smaller, with new technologies allowing people to make connections with everybody from anywhere in the world. Students learn how to take advantage of the tools that we have today and how to take a business global through adaption of integral global strategies. Students can study the geographic markets of interest by participating in our global regions courses which represent the application of a common set of strategic management principles across most world markets: Europe, Asia, Latin America, Africa, Russia and CIS.
Elective Courses: Elective courses are included in the curriculum of the Master in Entrepreneurship program to provide an opportunity for each student to explore areas of interest that are not included in the core entrepreneurial management curriculum.
Why Study at Global Business School in Barcelona?
Innovative Business Education Approach: The curriculum empowers students in their learning of global business issues and discovering opportunities in the global business environment.
International Focus: Of particular benefit to students and their future employers is the strong international focus of our Master in Entrepreneurship degree program. This comes not only from the global-conscious course offerings, but from interaction with fellow students. Students come not only from Barcelona, Spain or Europe, but from most regions of the world.
Study in Barcelona: Barcelona is a particularly entrepreneurial city. Its nice Mediterranean climate, multicultural environment and stable economy attract ambitious entrepreneurs not only from Spain but from many European and non-European countries.
The capacity for entrepreneurial initiatives, talent and creativity of entrepreneurs in Barcelona are constantly rewarded by local governmental organizations which promote entrepreneurship as means for developing local economy and attracting foreign investment into the region.
To be qualified for admission to the Master in International Business Management Degree Program, you must:
Have earned a Bachelor degree or equivalent, or higher
Provide a proof of English language proficiency
Complete all required forms for admission and submit all required documents
English Language requirements :
English as a native language
Personal interview – Speak with our Admissions Department and get your English proficiency approved
Cambridge ESOL, Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) – Minimum score: C
English as the language of instruction during previous studies. The student must have studied at least one year in classes taught in English. Taking classes to study the English language is not sufficient
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Assessment Center: We will analyze your profile to make sure we can match you to the right opportunity.
Two Account Managers: You will be assigned two account managers, one from our study abroad experts team and the other one is from our Global Leaders Membership team in the hosting country. Both account managers will be responsible to manage your application and make sure everything is in place.
Access our exclusive discounts: During the application process, you will need to work on translating several documents, passing a language test (IELTS or TOEFL) or even preparing for the language of instruction by taking an intensive course. Through our membership you will receive exclusive discounts to all our services, thanks to our partners.
Once you get accepted
Journey Preparation Your international account manager will be there to help you understand more about the country’s culture, its educational system, its living expenses and conditions and make sure that everything will go smoothly with the visa processes.
Our account manager will be helping you to get any funding opportunity, we offer support in different dimensions to make sure we can offer you a financial support through:
Guidance to obtain a scholarship from the university.
Access to crowd funding platforms.
Access to our fund networks, which include different corporate funds.
Finding accommodation and booking your flight
With our local and global partners, we will get you punch of discounts for your accommodation and services you will use, we know how to help you travel with the minimum cost.
Arriving at your new adventure destination
We know how hard it could be for the day of arriving but don’t worry as your Global Leaders Membership team member will be waiting for you at the airport.
Your GLMer will provide support to help you settle in perfectly in your new journey and get access to student networks.
Now, you have the chance to join our ambassador (GLM) program and get paid while living this life-changing experience.
About to finish your degree
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We believe in the power of international education, so we strive to make it accessible for more young people across the world, joining our network means you are a step closer to achieving this dream.
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Global Business School Barcelona
Global Business School Barcelona is a fully accredited private management university in Barcelona, Spain that teaches business in English and is dedicated to preparing students for the careers of the global economy.
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