The business world and the very dynamic and highly competitive current situation of economic uncertainty demands qualified professionals with solid knowledge of different management areas and, moreover, with personal and professional skills, such as versatility, adaptability, reflection, determination, and creativity. What are the benefits of taking an International MBA? The International MBA is the managerial training program par excellence, which trains its participants to reach positions of responsibility in a company by means of acquiring the managerial skills required for the management of companies and institutions. As such, apart from management training, an MBA ensures recognition from the entire business community. Therefore, it is the best program to gain and consolidate new tools and knowledge, through experience, that facilitates the transition towards a better job in our professional careers.
The International MBA Madrid / Shanghai has been designed so that participants can enhance and increase their knowledge in business management and administration, work with the main management tools and strengthen their managerial skills and competencies. It is a management Master’s degree focused on understanding all areas involved in the management of organizations, with a complete overview of the company, the way it functions and how it is organized. All of this is enriched by the networking opportunities available with the other participating professionals, our teaching staff and the professionals invited to our conferences, discussions, and activities, which is crucial for enhancing professional positioning.
Reasons for taking EAE’s Business School International MBA
- EAE’s MBA, one of the best in the world in the Bloomberg ranking
EAE’s MBA, named as one of the best in the world in the Best International Business Schools 2018 ranking of the prestigious US journal Bloomberg Businessweek. The Schools ranked 32nd in a list of the best business schools in the world to take an MBA outside the USA. EAE ranks among the Top 5 Spanish business schools to be named on the highly respected classification.
The Professional Careers service is focused on guiding and accompanying students to achieve their professional goals and matching their expectations and interests with the jobs market.
- International Talent Program
The program aimed at students seeking international professional development, in order to give them maximum visibility amongst the multinational companies collaborating with EAE. Activities are therefore organized such as the Employment Workshops, interviews with headhunters and access is given to international selection consultants around the world.
- Executive MBA Council
EAE, member of the Executive MBA Council. The School is a member of the Executive MBA Council, so all of its programs meet the international academic and quality standards required by the association.
- International rankings
Highlighted among the 65 best in Europe and the 200 best in the world (QS Global MBA 2018 ranking). For the first time, it enters the European ranking of the best MBA and reaches the Top 35 (Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking Worldwide 2016-2017).
- Program trajectory
The EAE MBA was the first general management program to be given in Spain and has now been offered for over 50 years.
- Business Game
The Business Plan drawn up during the program and tutored by a teacher is the key piece to the International MBA. The aim of the plan is to set out all the contents obtained on the program in a company creation project.
- Business Networking
On the Business Networking cycle, students will attend a series of meetings with professionals from large companies and other EAE students, thanks to which the participants have the chance to expand their network of professional contacts.
- Major + Minor
EAE has started up the North American Major and Minor methodological system for the first time in Spain, in the place of the traditional optional subject method.
- Soft Skills program
EAE’s Soft Skills International MBA program is intended to help participating professionals complete their training with the strategic mobilization of their personal skills. It includes ten independent monthly workshops organized along the Emotional Skills Model.
- Semester Abroad in NYC
Students are offered the option of studying a semester abroad in the Pace University - Lubin School of Business New York of New York, a private higher education institution committed to offering students a high quality, global business education. Pace University offers our students a real opportunity to gain insight into the meaning of business success, in New York and around the world.
Admission Requirements and Degree
- Minimum of 3 years of professional experience to access the MBA.
- Have an English certificate (see available options).
- Have a Bachelor's degree.
Participants who successfully complete the program will receive the International MBA from EAE Business School, and a Bachelor's Degree from the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (Madrid Campus). In addition, participants will also receive a Certificate of Completion from Shanghai University.
In order to receive the qualifications granted by EAE and the University, participants must fulfill the requirements stipulated by these institutions.
The main objective of the admissions process is to ensure candidates' suitability for the program, by looking at their professional experience and their academic background.
Our aim is for all participants to make the most of the experience we offer through a context in which they may develop a long-term relationship with classmates, lecturers, and alumni.
In order to start the admissions process, the form has to be filled in so that EAE’s Academic Committee can consider the application. If the decision issued by the Academic Committee for the requested program is positive, the candidate can complete their enrolment.
EAE assesses the competencies that companies value most highly and provides guidance to students in this respect in order to facilitate employability. The objective is to reach the level of development demanded by the jobs market.