MBA in International Relations

Geneva Business School (GBS)

Program Description

MBA in International Relations

Geneva Business School (GBS)









International relations and the geopolitical factors affecting them are of the utmost importance when operating in today’s global economic environment. This specialized MBA course has been designed with these factors in mind and will provide deep understanding of the impact culture has on operational management and business success.

Facts

  • Duration: 18 months
  • Credits: 90 ECTS
  • Language: English
  • Intakes: February and September
  • Degree Awarded: Master of Business Administration Major in International Relations
  • Exchange Program: Rotate between campuses. We offer the opportunity of studying in all of our campuses during the 18 months of the master program
  • Internships: GBS work with the bests and for the bests. All of our students have guaranteed internships with the most important enterprises with world-wide recognition
  • Location: Geneva Campus and Barcelona Campus

Program

The program requires the successful completion of 90 credits. The program consists of 4 groups of courses common for all Masters, from which students may select the desired subjects to study: Core Courses, Elective Courses, Master Thesis and the following Orientation Courses, which are mandatory to complete the selected major:

  • Economic Analysis at Micro and Macro Levels
  • Strategic Management and Marketing
  • Leadership and Organisational Behaviour
  • HR and Operations Management
  • Corporate Finance and Tax/Cost Accounting

Career Options

The program is of particular relevance to those working in, or planning to work in:

  • Diplomacy
  • Foreign Service
  • Journalism

Application and Admissions

Selection Criteria

GBS’s selection process emphasises leadership potential, academic ability, personal qualities and competencies. We are looking for candidates with managerial experience, people skills and a proven academic record.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent in a related field (plus 2 years experience). For Executive Master, 5 years experience
  • Completed application form with passport photo included
  • Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates
  • Official English exam results: IELTS 6.0, TOEFL IBT 70, proof of studying previously in an English speaking environment for a minimum of 3 years, or successful completion of the university’s admission examination.
  • Photocopy of your passport
  • Receipt for the payment of the application fee
  • Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)
  • Recommendation letter
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated April 18, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
18 - 30 months
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
30,840 CHF
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Deadline
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
Switzerland Geneva
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Spain Barcelona
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Duration 18 - 30 months
Price 30,840 CHF
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