EU Business School

Global Banking and Finance, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • English
    Language

About

The Master of Business Administration - Global Banking and Finance program from EU Business School equips you with the analytical foundation and the tools necessary to deal with important practical issues in a finance-centered career. It is the perfect preparation for management positions in the fields of corporate finance, investment management and other diverse areas in banking and finance.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program enter the field with a finely-tuned financial knowledge base that is crucial to making sound and profitable decisions. Students will also:

  • Interpret data, newspapers, technical reports and articles on investments.
  • Develop a basic understanding of derivative-related financial instruments.
  • Review what is required to start and operate a small business.
  • Prepare a small, comprehensive, business plan.
Students completing this major pursue careers in:
  • Investment banking
  • Financial management and planning
  • Strategic acquisitions
  • Credit strategy management

Programme Structure

Term 1
  • Management Skills
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Quantitative Business Methods
  • Negotiation (seminar)
  • Business Law (seminar)
  • Personal & Professional Development 
Term 2 
  • Finance
  • Human Resources Management
  • Global Economics
  • Strategic Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Communication Skills (seminar)
  • Job Career Planning (seminar)
  • Personal & Professional Development 
Term 3 
  • Financial Investments
  • Financial Planning
  • Short-Term Financial Management
  • Long-Term Financial Planning
  • Advanced Finance
Graduation requirements
  • EU Research & Dissertation Seminars
  • EU Dissertation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Admission Period: Year round
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    90 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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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  • Minimum required score (Grade C):

    180

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    89

    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

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • This programme accepts GRE scores, however, has not provided a recommended or minimum required score range.

    The GRE - or Graduate Record Examinations - is a standardized test administered by Educational Testing Service (ETS) and is part of the admission requirements at many graduate schools and business schools. The GRE score uses a range between 130 and 170 and measures verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, and analytical writing.

Admission Requirements:*
  • 1 certified copy of your bachelor's degree and transcripts
  • Proof of English level: TOEFL score 89 (internet-based), 233 (computer-based); IELTS 6.5; CAE C1; PTE score 59; English native or equivalent
  • Candidates who wish to apply for the MBA dual qualification in Switzerland and Barcelona or for the MBA program in Munich, must have 2+ years of professional work experience in addition to the requirements listed above.
Applicants must also meet one of the following:
  • A GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • A satisfactory score on the GMAT or GRE
  • An interview with the academic dean

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    11300 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5650 EUR per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    11300 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5650 EUR per semester and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
Tuition per term (three terms per year - with advanced tuition payment deduction)

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.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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