Master in Business Administration and Management MBA

General

Program Description

The Master's in Business Administration and Management MBA is a practical program designed for young talent to acquire the technical knowledge of the different areas of the company and the necessary skills to tackle the challenges that arise day by day in a business environment. global extended. Thanks to the most innovative methodologies, our students actively and participatively learn the tools and skills that will accompany them throughout their professional careers.

Our MBA aims to create the greatest impact to increase the employability of our student, providing them through a unique experience: internships in companies, international internships and volunteer projects where they apply the necessary tools to understand the global nature of the markets and the interrelation between areas and departments of the Multinational company.

The Master includes in the academic program an International Week that will take place from March 30 to April 2, 2020. The formation of this program combines academic sessions with business and cultural visits, in order to create a unique space in the field of Postgraduate higher education, which facilitates mobility and enables the strengthening of a network of professional and personal relationships through a methodology centered on the person, and provoking reflection and openness to other realities.

Objectives and competencies

The program is designed to acquire the knowledge of the different areas of the company and the necessary skills to tackle the challenges that arise in a global business environment. The MBA aims to increase the employability of our student, providing him through a unique experience, with the necessary tools to understand the globality of the markets and the interrelation between the areas and departments of the Multinational company.

Methodology

The methodology focuses on the method of active participation through which the teacher carries out a constant interpellation and dialogue with the students opening after the exhibition a colloquium in order to deepen the subject. The teaching practice enhances the acquisition of knowledge through learning by discovery, the reproduction of real experiences, the debate, the resolution of practical cases, participation in ongoing professional activities, etc., which makes the participants protagonists of their own professional development.

Access and admission

To start the admission process the following documents are requested:

  • Scanned ID;
  • Updated CV;
  • Title (or certificate issued by the educational center if you have not yet been awarded the title);
  • Academic record. Breakdown of subjects and grades.

Once the application for Admission has been completed, it will go to the Admissions Committee, which meets every Wednesday and Friday, together with the evaluation of the profile by the advisory team.

Within 24 or 48 hours after the Admissions Committee meeting, you will receive an email informing you of the Admissions Committee's resolution on your application and the amount of your scholarship, if you have requested it. If you are admitted, you have 15 to 30 days from receipt of the resolution of the Admissions Committee to accept your scholarship and guarantee your place by paying the registration fees. Only at this moment does the candidate become firmly committed to carrying out his program with us. If after this period of time the entry has not been made, the candidate will be considered to resign his / her scholarship and it will be automatically awarded to another applicant candidate.

The UFV International Business School awards 50 scholarships every year to students who, due to academic and professional excellence, due to financial need or geographic mobility, prove to be worthy of the award. The scholarships vary between 20% and 50% based on the assessment of the Admissions Committee, as well as the selected program and the reasons stated in the application for admission by the candidate. The scholarship application is made through the online Application for Admission previously described. These scholarships are 100% compatible with any scholarship awarded by another public or private institution but incompatible with any scholarship program in which the Foundation of Our Educational Institution participates.

Admission profile

Young talents who have completed their university studies with or without experience and who want to carry out their professional work in the business world.

Students of the Master's Degree in Business Administration and Management. MBA will be university graduates.

Regarding the student profile, access is not restricted to any university degree, which does not necessarily require a specific university degree. Higher degrees related to the areas of Business Management and Administration and Economics facilitate the student's study of the MBA, but not exclusively. However, for higher degrees not related to these areas, they will have to carry out training supplements.

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Why does it prepare you?

The UFV MBA aims, through the most up-to-date content and an innovative methodology, to create the greatest impact to increase the employability of our student, also providing him with a unique experience.

This experience, which includes design and resolution of creative cases, business visits, cycles of meetings with senior managers and integrative and social action activities, prepares the students who take it for their insertion in the labor market, adapting to the new professional paradigm.

The MBA facilitates the learning of the tools and knowledge necessary for the performance of work activity in the different areas of the company, of the role played by each department that makes up the companies and delves into the decision-making process that arises. in the day to day of the company.

At the end of the MBA, UFV students have access to a wide range of career opportunities: business management or management, marketing or brand identity management, positions related to consulting or the development and expansion of a business and offers related to management at the financial level, among others.

Practices

The program includes mandatory professional practices in entities or companies from different sectors. The objective of external MBA practices is to gain experience and master the skills and abilities necessary for professional practice. It is precisely the practicum that allows applying the theoretical knowledge acquired in the rest of the subjects. For this, it is necessary that the student is immersed in the life of a company for a period of time.

The practice centers are awarded according to the profile and interests of the students; according to his experience and qualities, the company is awarded where the student will do his practices. During the practices, the student is assigned two tutors: Business Tutor and Tutor of the University for follow-up.

The Company, by agreement, is committed to the monitoring, assessment, support and assessment of the progress of the students, together with the tutor of the University, guaranteeing the guidance and consultation of the student. The tutor of the company will provide an evaluation report at the end of the process that contributes to the evaluation of said students.

Upon completion of external internships, all agents involved in the internship process will evaluate satisfaction with said process.

Some of the training centers in which the Master's students have practiced to date and that the University has signed an agreement are:

  • Axa Aurora Vida SA
  • Bankinter SA
  • BNP Paribas Real Estate Advisor Spain SA
  • Bridgestione
  • The English Court
  • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Spain SA
  • Fnac
  • Havas Sports SA
  • Halcon Travel
  • Icex
  • Hj Heinz
  • Inditex
  • Merck Sharp & amp; Dohme De España SA
  • Mapfre
  • Mutual Madrileña
  • Reunited Parks
  • Repsol
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertaiment España SA Agreement
  • Volkswagen Finance SA Agreement

Recognition of credits of External Practices

The University Master's Degree in Business Administration and Management. MBA includes the option of internship recognition for professional experience of 3 or more years. In the event that the student is interested in the practices being recognized, they must provide, at the time of admission, the company certificate that endorses it and the documents required to make the recognition effective (See section students, recognition and transfer of credits) .

Last updated Mar 2020

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