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The MBA is by far and away the most successful degree of the 20th century. Look at the American statistics. The first degree was not given out until the 1900’s. By the end of the 20th century it had a 27% market share of all graduate degrees given out.

If you want to climb the corporate ladder and gain a managerial position, an MBA is for you. This program gives you the knowledge and skills to gain versatility, in terms of understanding, of a range of functional, business areas. Plus the ability to use tools and analysis, to contribute to strategic planning, and decision-making.

Croatia, officially the Republic of Croatia, is a unitary democratic parliamentary republic at the crossroads of Central Europe, the Balkans, and the Mediterranean. Its capital and largest city is Zagreb.

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e-Leadership MBA

Algebra University College
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Croatia Zagreb

In a nutshell, our e-Leadership MBA Program curriculum is made in BDS design (business + digital + strategic) and structured around three main standard MBA content competencies: most of the core business MBA (GMP), several of the core technology MBA (ICT) and some key strategic Executive MBA (Leadership) modules. It’s meant to provide the best of breed MBA experience (traditional & advanced technology & strategy oriented e-Leadership). [+]

MBAs in Croatia 2017. In a nutshell, our e-Leadership MBA Program curriculum is made in BDS design (business + digital + strategic) and structured around three main standard MBA content competencies: most of the core business MBA (GMP), several of the core technology MBA (ICT) and some key strategic Executive MBA (Leadership) modules. It’s meant to provide the best of breed MBA experience (traditional & advanced technology & strategy oriented e-Leadership). The two-year e-Leadership MBA Program consists of 18 (17 + 1 introductory) Modules exercised in duration of 40 lecturers led contact hours (lectures) each (total of 720 contact hours). Per each Module Syllabi, in addition to active participation at Module lectures, students will be required to do some coursework on their own (pre-readings, post-readings, remote interactions with mentor and colleagues) and/or teamwork (case studies, thematic workshops). Total student workload per Module is weighted out by the associated number of ECTS/USCTS. Student achievements of learning outcomes will be assessed and scored through lecturer’s observations of individual assessments and examination at the very end of each Module. At the beginning of the Program, students will be assigned for a minimum yearlong teamwork on a digital transformation or start-up Business Plan. Team members will be preselected and profiled accordingly relative to size and structure of the entire student generation. Thematic workshops (e.g. in Design Thinking) will be organized to help students and their teams address the real Business Plan challenges. Business Plans will be evaluated and reassessed continually through the course of... [-]

MBA in Finance and Accounting

Zagreb School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2017 Croatia Zagreb Croatia Online + 1 more

ZSEM’s MBA in Finance and Accounting is intended for everyone that wishes to start a career in the private sector in the area of corporate finance. [+]

MBA in Finance and Accounting ZSEM’s MBA in Finance and Accounting is intended for everyone that wishes to start a career in the private sector in the area of corporate finance. The curriculum of this program offers a broad and interdisciplinary education, but also centers on specific and special knowledge in the area of business administration, with a focus on quantitative courses in economics. This program is also well suited for financial analysts, accounting experts, a well as managers that wish to expand their skills to include knowledge in the areas of finance and accounting. This program contains an optimal combination of courses in both finance and accounting. In the financial courses, students will learn about the financial management of organizations, financial institutions and markets, financial derivates, and how to analyze financial reports. At the conclusion of the financial part of the program, students will have an opportunity to manage investments in a practical example. The accounting part of this program will cover analysis of international and Croatian standards of financial reporting, financial accounting instruments, the application of accounting information systems, auditing of financial reports, and techniques of accounting management that are used internally by company management. Besides courses that fall into the categories of finance and accounting, students will also take a course in Business Ethics and CSR, which is increasingly relevant for those that wish to occupy senior positions within modern organizations. Many courses take place in one of ZSEM’s computer labs, and will introduce students to software... [-]

MBA in Management of Information Systems

Zagreb School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2017 Croatia Zagreb Croatia Online + 1 more

The MBA MIS at the Zagreb School of Economics and Management was recently included in Eduniveral’s list of the top ten Information System Management MBA programs in Eastern Europe! [+]

MBAs in Croatia 2017. MBA in Management of Information Systems You’ve probably heard the phrase that says information is power. The development of information technology and systems has become one of the hallmarks of the modern global economy. While in the past natural and basic resources represented the greatest source of competitive advantage, today those that manage information are usually the ones that prosper in the competitive global marketplace. Many organizations have recognized the need for efficient information management, and are investing considerable resources in their information systems to stay successful. Our MBA Program in Management of Information Systems offers exactly what today’s IT managers need. This program will cover the question of how technology, social structure and organizations together create the dynamics of information exchange and development of learning at different levels. Due to the international dimension of the modern business environment, this program contains a combination of lectures by Croatian and foreign experts. The MBA MIS at the Zagreb School of Economics and Management was recently included in Eduniveral’s list of the top ten Information System Management MBA programs in Eastern Europe! Of the courses offered as part of this program, Information Security will cover topics such as information theft, computer crime, internal or external fraud, and others. Electronic Business Management will focus on e-business technologies and e-business theories that are applicable in today’s business environment, while Business Intelligence Applications will cover technologies, applications, and practices for the collection, integration, analysis, and presentation of business information. Students will... [-]

MBA in Quantitative Finance

Zagreb School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2017 Croatia Zagreb Croatia Online + 1 more

ZSEM’s MBA in Quantitative Finance includes courses which are also taught at the majority of the graduate programs in Europe and the United States related to the field of Statistics and Finance. [+]

MBA in Quantitative Finance ZSEM’s MBA in Quantitative Finance includes courses which are also taught at the majority of the graduate programs in Europe and the United States related to the field of Statistics and Finance. This program is adjusted to the specific needs of the Croatian market, while also taking into consideration suggestions, experience, interests, and needs of students, as well as of needs of employers in the Croatian business community. This program has recently been included in Eduniversal’s list of the top 100 programs in the world in the area of Financial Markets. This is the second consecutive year in which our MBA in Quantitative Finance has been included in this list, and is placed ahead of similar programs in the United States, Germany, the United Kingdom, Australia, and France. This two semester program begins with courses in Financial Management and Financial Statement Analysis, along with Selected Chapters of Financial Mathematics that covers zero-coupon bonds, yield curves and hedging, yield measurement and other topics. The second semester includes courses such as Financial Derivatives, in which students will analyze forwards, futures, and swaps; Quantitative Methods for Managers; and Applied Econometrics, through which students will receive an overview of important statistical tests. However, these are just some of the courses offered in this very advanced program. Every lecture covers a specific practical problem from the world of finance, which can be solved in Eviews or with the advanced usage of Microsoft Excel, whose simplicity and effectiveness makes it popular in... [-]

MBA in Human Resource Management

Zagreb School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2017 Croatia Zagreb Croatia Online + 1 more

The MBA in Human Resource Management at the Zagreb School of Economics and Management represents the best step HRM managers can make in developing their organization’s strongest competitive advantage. [+]

MBAs in Croatia 2017. MBA in Human Resource Management Bill Gates once said: “Take our best 20 people away, and I will tell you that Microsoft would become an unimportant company”. As companies compete in the global marketplace with their products and services, they also compete with each other to attract the best and most talented people. Bill Gates’ statement only rings truer today; as global competition intensifies, companies are going to greater lengths to attract and keep their best performers and value creators. After all, great companies are made by great people. The MBA in Human Resource Management at the Zagreb School of Economics and Management represents the best step HRM managers can make in developing their organization’s strongest competitive advantage; their people. Our HRM MBA was recently placed at the top of Eduniveral’s list of the best HRM MBAs in Eastern Europe. This program is designed for managers and future business professionals that want to learn how to utilize their people to achieve organizational objectives, who wish to learn how to recruit star employees, how to manage change, create a HR strategy, and more. Courses within this program include Recruitment and Selection, Leadership, Management of Change and Human Resources, Performance Measurements and Reward Systems, and others. Classes include examples of human resource management in practice, video examples, case studies, and are highly interactive. In this program, students will also take part in a computer simulation in which they will assume the role of a Human Resource Manager, and... [-]

MBA in Accounting, Auditing and Taxes

Zagreb School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2017 Croatia Zagreb Croatia Online + 1 more

ZSEM’s MBA in Accounting, Auditing and Taxes also includes the Business Ethics and CSR course, to provide students with an insight in moral dilemmas and how to solve them. [+]

MBA in Accounting, Auditing and Taxes Accounting and auditing professions are dynamic, and they demand continuous training, professional education, and following of prevalent global trends. Because of the demanding nature of these fields, the Zagreb School of Economics and Management provides a solid foundation for anyone wishing to embark on a career in the fields of Accounting, Auditing or Tax Advising through this program. This program enables students to acquire knowledge that will form the basis for further development and eventual acquisitions of relevant professional certifications in auditing, be it internal, external or forensic, or tax advising. This program tracks current trends in accounting and auditing practice, and pays special attention to areas of accounting that are currently relevant, such as the detection of financial fraud within the forensic auditing and financial instruments accounting. This program was designed for accountants, auditors, and tax professionals who wish to advance and continue their professional development in these areas, as well as for managers who wish to supplement their skills with those from these areas. For those that wish to improve their corporate governance and advance their fraud prevention efforts, this program provides an outstanding theoretical and practical foundation. ZSEM’s MBA in Accounting, Auditing and Taxes lasts two semesters and is completed with the defense of a Graduate Thesis. Courses offered include Financial Reporting, Financial Statement Analysis, Accounting for Decision Making, Financial Fraud Detection, and many more. Students must also take two elective courses in the second semester of the program. Students will... [-]

MBA in Finance and Banking

Zagreb School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2017 Croatia Zagreb Croatia Online + 1 more

A significant feature of this program is an optimal combination of basic theoretical knowledge of modern finance, while connecting that theory with current practices. [+]

MBAs in Croatia 2017. MBA in Finance and Banking The ZSEM Graduate MBA Program in Finance and Banking, which is currently ranked among the 10 best programs of its type in Eastern Europe, aims to prepare students for a career in commercial banks, investment funds, insurance companies, and other similar organizations. However, this program is also perfectly suited for those that plan on working in financial departments of companies operating in other sectors, as well as for those that plan a career in government institutions (the Croatian National Bank, Ministry of Finance, Croatian Financial Services Supervisory Agency, etc). The program consists of two semesters, and culminates with the creation of a Graduate Thesis. The first semester features introductory courses, such as Financial Mathematics 2 and Introduction into Financial Econometrics, which both aim to transfer basic theoretical knowledge to students in order for them to better understand modern finance and financial data analysis. The first semester also features Financial Management, in which students will learn to analyze corporate securities in the primary and secondary capital markets, as well as financial strategies. The second semester then builds on the foundations laid by courses in the first by going into further detail through courses such as Financial Law, Financial Institutions and Risk Management, Portfolio Management and Investments, and more. This program also includes a course in Business Ethics and CSR, in which students will learn to recognize moral dilemmas and create ways and processes to solve them. Also, in the context of today’s... [-]

MBA in Marketing

Zagreb School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2017 Croatia Zagreb Croatia Online + 1 more

The goal of this program is to prepare students for senior marketing positions in a variety of organizations by developing their skills and knowledge in marketing. [+]

MBA in Marketing Marketing is a central function in all successful modern organizations, regardless if they’re corporations, small or medium size businesses, charities, and even in some government institutions. The importance of marketing in today’s society cannot be overstated; as technological advancements have made it easier for companies to find customers and markets in different parts of the world, marketing has become a complex activity that transcends the 4P’s; successful marketing is the key to survival of many organizations. Career options in marketing can also be very diverse. If you decide to make the leap and specialize your skills in this field, you can work for companies that engage in marketing activities such as brand management, strategic management, or new product development. Also, you can work for organizations that provide marketing services such as marketing research, advertising, public relations, or consulting. The goal of this program is to prepare students for senior marketing positions in a variety of organizations by developing their skills and knowledge in marketing, while also transferring ethical business values. This program will expose students to knowledge of marketing concepts and theories, and will also teach them how to apply these marketing concepts and theories in various organizational and industrial contexts. This program provides an optimal combination of courses in marketing theory, such as Consumer Behavior, Product Management and Design, Services Marketing, International Marketing and more, along with more qualitative courses such as Marketing Research, Marketing Metrics, and Price Management. Students will have to take part in... [-]

MBA in Management

Zagreb School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2017 Croatia Zagreb Croatia Online + 1 more

The MBA in Management at the Zagreb School of Economics and Management aims to help potential students strengthen their understanding of the philosophy of management. [+]

MBAs in Croatia 2017. MBA in Management Managers are the ones ultimately responsible for the successful and efficient operation of organizations. However, in order to accomplish this, managers must have skills and knowledge that will help them succeed in such a role. They need to adequately manage human resources because, as the saying goes, every manager with subordinates is a human resource manager. They need to be adept in using leadership techniques and in strategic thinking. A strong moral compass is a prerequisite for any modern manager, as is an ability to manage projects, read into accounting reports, and use statistics to reduce uncertainty in business decision making. The MBA in Management at the Zagreb School of Economics and Management aims to help potential students strengthen their understanding of the philosophy of management, develop analytical capabilities, and to help them become the managers they can be. If you’re currently pursuing or wish to embark on a career in human resource management, project management, e-business, or if you just want to develop your strategic and leadership skills, this program was designed for you. As part of this program, students will also take part in business simulations that aim to test their decision making abilities and to help them understand the consequences of their decisions. ZSEM’s MBA in Management includes courses in Strategy, Management of Change, Business Ethics, Project Management, Managerial Accounting, and more. In order to give our students a broader view of how managerial decisions affect organizations, students will also... [-]

General MBA

Zagreb School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2017 Croatia Zagreb Croatia Online + 1 more

ZSEM’s General MBA is a special interdisciplinary program that provides students a wide range of course options. [+]

Why should you choose the General MBA Program? ZSEM’s General MBA is a special interdisciplinary program that provides students a wide range of course options. The purpose of this program is to offer students the possibility of choosing the most interesting graduate courses that ZSEM offers. This way, students can mold their own educational experience that meets their learning goals. In this program, students will take core courses in marketing, management, finance, banking, accounting, auditing and taxes. However, they will also be able to choose elective courses from other MBA specializations, creating a combination of courses that suits their individual needs. For those that wish to have a broader MBA experience in terms of acquiring knowledge and competencies from different areas of business administration, our General MBA represents an ideal choice. Courses included in this program in the Management module include Strategy, and Business Ethics and CSR, in order to help students develop a grasp of strategic thinking and to recognize moral dilemmas in business, as well as make ethical business decisions. The Marketing Simulation offered puts students in the role of a Marketing Manager, who must make decisions in a virtual firm and develop a marketing strategy. The Financial Institutions and Markets, Financial Statement Analysis, and Financial Reporting courses all aim to make students literate in analyzing accounting and financial reports. Students are required to take four elective courses during the program, which will culminate in the creation of a Graduate Thesis. Because of the more broad approach provided... [-]