United Business Institutes


Mission Statement and Objectives

The mission of United Business Institutes is to be a leading provider of the highest quality British-style professional undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate business education and training with a focus on international business and management that is interculturally informed and career oriented as well as a solid understanding of general education. Serving students from Belgium, Luxembourg and other countries around the world, United Business Institutes will teach its students the 21st century skills needed to be successful in contributing to economic and social development locally, regionally and internationally.

The objectives of United Business Institutes are to :

  • provide British-style business education to its students, thereby enhancing their ability to engage in international commerce and to contribute to workforce development;
  • enable students to contribute to global understanding and socioeconomic development by providing them with intercultural communication skills;
  • cultivate a stimulating learning environment in which international business practices are informed by the highest standards of scholarly theory and principles of ethical behaviour;
  • provide students with the attitudes, skills, and habits for lifelong learning and leadership roles in the global economy;
  • be a center of intellectual and practical excellence in the region, where teaching, internships, and practice are integrated.

The curriculum objectives of United Business Institutes programmes are :

  • provide students with the skills and conceptual frameworks that will guide their careers in the field of business;
  • provide students with the tools and practical experiences essential to a career in business;
  • develop students’ knowledge of central functions of management, marketing, finance, and information technology in a global economy;
  • enhance students’ appreciation of the ethical and legal environment of business

The Cross-Cultural Awareness component of the curriculum :

  • enhances students’ sensitivity to the impact of cultural differences in the workplace and management effectiveness
  • helps students examine their own cultural assumptions about management and work style and practices
  • develops students’ intercultural communication skills
  • The achievement of equality of opportunities and inclusion is paramount to UBI. Our aim is to foster and develop a wide range of skills and experience which cannot be found within any single group of students or staff. In the pursuit of our aims we seek to create a community in which diversity is valued and which both reflects and services the needs of the wider international community in which we operate.

Easy transfer of business academic credits

United Business Institutes is facilitating the transfer of business academic credits, and is especially encouraging international student exchange among top Institutions worldwide.

Students from accredited and recognized Colleges, Business Schools and Universities are thus welcome to join without interrupting progress towards a degree. U.B.I. students come from more than 72 countries.

The ECTS credits you earn at UBI are transferrable, and in a similar fashion credits earned at other Institutions are transferrable to UBI.

Among other programs, UBI students have transferred to and from schools such as:

  • London University (UK),
  • AGSIM, Thunderbird (Glendale, Arizona),
  • SDA Bocconi (Milan, Italy),
  • Webster University (Geneva, Switzerland),
  • Tilburg University (The Netherlands),
  • American University (Paris, France),
  • Clark University (MA, USA),
  • University of Wales (UK),
  • University of Miami (Florida),
  • University of Westminster (UK), and many more.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Master in Business Administration MBA

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels Luxembourg Wiltz + 3 more

Taught in Brussels by UBI, this Master in Business Administration (MBA) programme is quality assured and validated by Middlesex University London and students will be awarded a Middlesex University London degree on successful completion. [+]

Taught in Brussels by UBI, this Master in Business Administration (MBA) programme is quality assured and validated by Middlesex University London and students will be awarded a Middlesex University London degree on successful completion. Objectives From the Boardroom to the Classroom! Our working-professional teachers offer a pragmatic approach across courses focusing on subjects and content that deliver immediate results in the work place. All courses taught in English: the global language of business Based in Belgium, UBI recognise the importance of English as the key language for global business executives. Improve yourself while working Our evening courses allow you to work and study at the same time. You can choose to complete the programme in one or two years depending on your schedule. Why an MBA at UBI? ➜ Proven career boost! ➜ Globally recognized UK Degree ➜ Program fully taught in English ➜ Working professional teachers ➜ Internationally diverse students ➜ International alumni network ➜ Central Brussels ➜ One or two years ➜ Evening courses (6-9pm) and... you are welcome to re-join a class any time in the future should you feel your skills need updating! 1 or 2 Year Programme 180 CATS Credits – 90 ECTS International Business Communication Operations Management Leadership Development Human Resources Management Managerial Accounting Financial Management Global Business Strategy Entrepreneurship International Marketing Economics for Business AND Lobbying, Advocacy and Negotiation Skills International and European Law Research Methods Business Transformation Project OR - Dissertation [-]


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