Geneva Business School - Barcelona Campus

Oil and Gas Management, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
  • Tuition Fee
    14920 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    14920 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English


This Oil and Gas Management MBA at Geneva Business School - Barcelona Campus provides students with in-depth knowledge and practical training, relevant to the specialized field of trading in oil and gas on an International scale. Students will learn how to face challenges, make key decisions and master international policies and legalities within the energy industry.

Over the course of the program students will:

  • Possess expertise in Oil and Gas trading techniques
  • Become knowledgeable in economic principles that drive the Oil and Gas Industry
  • Be capable of international accounting and financing
  • Gain familiarity with international policies and legalities that govern Oil and Gas Trade

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

  • Trader
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Commodities Expert
  • Business Development Coordinator
  • Management Analyst

Programme Structure

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 (21 ECTS), Elective Courses (15 ECTS), the Orientation Courses (18 ECTS) and the Master Thesis (36 ECTS), which are mandatory to complete the selected major. Beyond the main Business modules offered within each major, students also take specialization courses, such as:

  • Review and Projection of Oil Prices
  • Oil Market
  • Risk Management in Oil and Gas
  • International Accounting and Finance for Oil and Gas
  • Asset Management in Oil and Gas
  • Mechanics of Commodity Training

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

Entry requirements

Bachelor degree or equivalent in a related field (plus 2 years work experience for MBA).

Admission documents  

Complete the online application form and upload the following documentation:

1. Photocopy of all required academic diplomas and academic certificates obtained.

2. Official academic transcript from your university stamped and signed.

3. Photocopy of valid passport / national identity card or permit.

4. Resume / C.V.

5. Motivation letter providing reasons for wishing to study at GBS (Transfer credits request should also be included in this letter, if applicable).

6. A 400-600 word essay. (Please refer to the application form for details).

7. One academic / recommendation letter.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    14920 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7460 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    14920 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7460 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.

Administration Fee = €1900 (Non-refundable, paid upon application)

Tuition per semester = €7460 (Total 1.5 year program / 3 semesters)

Living costs for Barcelona

650 - 750 EUR/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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