Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB)

Introduction

We offer:

  • quality postgraduate courses that provide training in new and emerging sectors and equip active workers with the skills that will help them get ahead in their career; innovative high-quality, exacting courses that are characterised by their strong practical content; the chance to study for diplomas, degrees, technical qualifications and postgraduate courses in all areas of knowledge.

Students can participate in many international travel and exchange programmes and complete their studies in different universities of Europe, Latin America and Asia.

The UAB campus is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Its infrastructure, created exclusively for university life, offers different academic, cultural and social activities.

The campus provides a combination of services covering everything students need in their academic lives (libraries, IT network, language services, etc.), their leisure time (sports facilities and cultural groups) and their ordinary day-to-day lives (shops, healthcare centre, etc.).

Our collaboration agreements with institutions and companies allow students to gain practical experience while they study. We also manage our own jobs portfolio and work in association with the Catalan Employment Service.

We encourage our students to actively participate through volunteer programmes, social projects and international cooperation programmes. The UAB also assigns 0.7% of its income to cooperation and development projects.

The research work carried out at the UAB is recognised around the world. The establishment of leading research centres on campus ensures the interaction and transfer of knowledge, providing the UAB with the latest teaching resources at all times.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Spanish

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Programmes

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Master

Master in Administration & Management of Commercial Bussiness

Campus or Online Full time Part time November 2017 Spain Barcelona + 1 more

The Master in Administration and Management of Commercial Businesses and Distribution has an academic value of 60 credits ECTS, including 15 credits that consist of a monitored business project. [+]

The Master in Administration and Management of Commercial Businesses and Distribution has an academic value of 60 credits ECTS, including 15 credits that consist of a monitored business project. Why study this course? You will have an opportunity to achieve strategic positions in a company, such as General Management, Commercial Management, Marketing Management, Sales Management, Trade Marketing, Key Account Manager, Category Manager, etc. You will advance in your professional career due to acquisition of knowledge, concepts and experiences that will provide you with more confidence and certainty in making decisions that influence the global strategy of the company. You will develop your leadership abilities and at the same time will learn to harmonize them with value generation, social responsibility and ethical compromise. The Master program offers an opportunity to obtain an internship in various companies and institutions. Benefits You will improve your professional perspectives of obtaining a management position. You will live a unique experience of consolidating acquired knowledge with an integral learning process that complements team work with case solving and a final thesis project. You will set out on new professional and personal tracks due to our learning system that is closely related to current business reality and global vision dynamics. You will also have the opportunity to train on the campus of International Excellence of UAB and share experiences with other international students that select our programs to complete their training. Why do we offer you credibility? We are endorsed by a solid trajectory of programs of Business Management and International Marketing of 15 years. You will be enrolled in a Master program of the Masters in Marketing, Commerce and Distribution of the UAB that obtained the quality certification ISO 9001: 2008 and the UNE 66181 of virtual education. Masters programs of the Masters in Marketing, Commerce and Distribution of the UAB are listed among the best in Spain according to the prestigious ranking of the newspaper “El Mundo”. The UAB is ranked the 1st among Spanish universities and is one of the 200 best universities of the world according to the results of QS World University Rankings. Objectives To provide our students with a high level education of the best quality. To develop ethically and effective a strategic vision, to provide innovation. To train people who can lead business projects in companies of different sectors and sizes, both national and international. To promote personal and professional growth by motivating our students to surpass intellectual challenges outlined in the Master course. Methodology A student enrolled in the Master program attends classroom classes in the Campus of Excellence of the UAB. Every class has a theoretical part and a practical part. The method of case studies is applied within the learning process in order to develop the decision-making abilities of the student. The learning process is reinforced by broad knowledge and experience, both in academic and business spheres of the teaching staff. Through simulation games, students face business problem situations for which team work is essential. Our students receive tutoring support within the whole learning process, from the beginning to the development of a thesis project. Our students can profit from high technology tools that support their course of studies, such as the Moodle platform that allows them to access a virtual campus on which they can share their acquired knowledge and engage in further discussions to deepen their theoretical and practical understanding of the contents of the Master. Classroom classes are complemented with online modules through our own methodology of 4-learning. In some cases, our students can get access to additional sessions, recorded with the latest technological systems and stored in the Mediateca section. [-]

Master in Integral Logistics

Campus or Online Full time Part time August 2017 Spain Barcelona + 1 more

You will acquire an integral vision on logistics as a dynamic and heterogeneous business sphere with a splendid future. [+]

The Master in Integrated Logistics program has an academic value of 60 credits ECTS, of which 15 correspond to the a guided business project. The Masters degree is obtained on passing all of the credits Why study this course? You will acquire an integral vision on logistics as a dynamic and heterogeneous business sphere with a splendid future. You will understand the process of evolution of the market in terms of which, in many areas, logistics is taking a still more important position than production. You will learn how to use Information and Communication Technologies that are omnipresent in the logistics environment and that have had a spectacular evolution during the recent years. You will develop necessary abilities to take decisions in the operations area while taking into consideration their influence on the global business strategy of a company, while analysing possible consequences that are every time more complicated, dynamic and international. Benefits You will develop a global business vision, a profound comprehension of existing relations between different operational activities, their mutual influence and their impact on the general finance and business strategy. You will receive updated knowledge in multiple areas that are now integrated in logistics as a discipline, from purchase management, stocks and production to storage and distribution among others. You will be an educated and polyvalent professional, with great ability and defined criteria to take decisions, facing today’s business demand and necessities. You will also have the opportunity to train on the campus of International Excellence of UAB and share experiences with other international students that select our programs to complete their training. Why do we offer you credibility? We are endorsed by a solid trajectory of programs of Business Management and International Marketing of 15 years. You will be enrolled in a Master program of the Masters in Marketing, Commerce and Distribution of the UAB that obtained the quality certification ISO 9001: 2008 and the UNE 66181 of virtual education. Masters programs of the Masters in Marketing, Commerce and Distribution of the UAB are listed among the best in Spain according to the prestigious ranking of the newspaper “El Mundo”. The UAB is ranked the 1st among Spanish universities and is one of the 200 best universities of the world according to the results of QS World University Rankings. Objectives To impart updated high-quality knowledge on logistics that can be successfully implemented in the everyday operations of a company. To offer a broad vision on the business world that covers all disciplines comprising the logistics environment, in order to promote its understanding through all existing interlinks. To continuously provide the students with a practical approach to logistics and with different points of view on the business strategy and integration of logistics into it. To develop leadership, analytical and strategic skills to enable the students to take appropriate decisions. Methodology A student enrolled in the Master program attends classroom classes in the Campus of Excellence of the UAB. Every class has a theoretical part and a practical part. The method of case studies is applied within the learning process in order to develop the decision-making abilities of the student. The learning process is reinforced by broad knowledge and experience, both in academic and business spheres of the teaching staff. Through simulation games, students face business problem situations for which team work is essential. Our students receive tutoring support within the whole learning process, from the beginning to the development of a thesis project. Our students can profit from high technology tools that support their course of studies, such as the Moodle platform that allows them to access a virtual campus on which they can share their acquired knowledge and engage in further discussions to deepen their theoretical and practical understanding of the contents of the Master. Classroom classes are complemented with online modules through our own methodology of 4-learning. In some cases, our students can get access to additional sessions, recorded with the latest technological systems and stored in the Mediateca section. [-]

Master in International Business Management

Campus or Online Part time August 2017 Spain Barcelona

It will give you an opportunity to apply for work positions that are on demand at the moment like: International Management, International Marketing Management, Export Management, International Trade Management, International Area Management, etc. [+]

The Master in International Business Management has a workload of 60 ECTS credits, which are divided into: 350 hours of classes (in campus or online depending on the methodology that you choose), 490 hours of online tutoring, 840 hours of work and study, and 70 hours of evaluations. The students who have successfully completed the program will be awarded the title of Master in International Business Management issued by the Department of Academic Administration of the Postgraduate School of Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona. Why take this course? It will give you an opportunity to apply for work positions that are on demand at the moment like: International Management, International Marketing Management, Export Management, International Trade Management, International Area Management, etc. You will develop your entrepreneur abilities (enterprising spirit) as you will have a better command of international business and new global e-business management You will improve your communication and negotiation skills while sharing professional experiences in a multicultural environment The Master program offers an opportunity to obtain an internship in various companies and institutions. Benefits You will expand your professional opportunities in the continuously expanding business world, like in internationalization. You will speed up your learning process by means of our methodology experience based on group dynamics applied in international companies. You will grow professionally and personally due to acquisition of professional knowledge of our renowned teaching staff that has a significant business experience both on national and international levels. You will also have the opportunity to train on the campus of International Excellence of UAB and share experiences with other international students that select our programs to complete their training. Why do we offer you credibility? We are endorsed by a solid trajectory of programs of Business Management and International Marketing of 15 years. You will be enrolled in a Master program of the Masters in Marketing, Commerce and Distribution of the UAB that obtained the quality certification ISO 9001: 2008 and the UNE 66181 of virtual education. Masters programs of the Masters in Marketing, Commerce and Distribution of the UAB are listed among the best in Spain according to the prestigious ranking of the newspaper “El Mundo”. The UAB is ranked the 1st among Spanish universities and is one of the 200 best universities of the world according to the results of QS World University Rankings. Objectives To provide our students with a high level education of the best quality. To provide our students with sufficient strategic tools to elaborate and implement an international business strategy. To develop strategic abilities that are necessary to manage commercial and production subsidiaries in foreign markets. To enable our students to understand the operation of markets in different international environments. Methodology A student enrolled in the Master program attends classroom classes in the Campus of Excellence of the UAB. Every class has a theoretical part and a practical part. The method of case studies is applied within the learning process in order to develop the decision-making abilities of the student. The learning process is reinforced by broad knowledge and experience, both in academic and business spheres of the teaching staff. Through simulation games, students face business problem situations for which team work is essential. Our students receive tutoring support within the whole learning process, from the beginning to the development of a thesis project. Our students can profit from high technology tools that support their course of studies, such as the Moodle platform that allows them to access a virtual campus on which they can share their acquired knowledge and engage in further discussions to deepen their theoretical and practical understanding of the contents of the Master. Classroom classes are complemented with online modules through our own methodology of 4-learning. In some cases, our students can get access to additional sessions, recorded with the latest technological systems and stored in the Mediateca section. [-]