MBA in International Relations

Geneva Business School (GBS)

Program Description

MBA in International Relations

Geneva Business School (GBS)

An MBA with a major in International Relations will help you gain a global view and a better understanding of the forces that shape our world nowadays. Graduates can expect to work in a wide range of public and private NGOs, IGOs, the diplomatic service and international organizations.

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 Geneva and Barcelona campuses. We offer the opportunity of studying in both campuses during the 18 month master program.
  • Internships: Students have internship opportunities with important companies.
  • Location: Geneva and Barcelona

Program

The international nature of GBS has led to the development of a system that combines the European approach of using ECTS credits with a curriculum structure that is commonly implemented in the United States.

Each program major allows students to study general education, core and elective subjects which cover 80% of all curriculums, 20% dedicated to orientation subjects related to their specific major, these subjects are unique for each Program.

Orientation Subjects

  • Gender & Terrorism
  • Political Violence
  • Strategies in International Relations & Management
  • Cyber Diplomacy
  • International Human Rights Law
  • National & International Security

Career Opportunities

  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Civil Service Officer
  • Coordinator for a Charitable Org.
  • Cultural Specialist
  • Director of International Programs
  • International Project Coordinator
  • Staff for Public Policy Organization
  • Interpreter/Translator
  • Leader within the European Union

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
  • Payment Receipt of the application fee.
  • Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)
  • Recommendation letter
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated August 31, 2017
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Sept. 2017
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18 - 30 months
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22,380 EUR
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