Master in Management

0 - 3 years
Full time
28 September 2017
12 Months

The Master in Management is targeted towards students from diverse backgrounds, both cultural and academic, wishing to gain a general management education with the additional benefit of specialisation tracks during the final third of the programme. The tracks focus on three main areas: consultancy, innovation and entrepreneurship, and general management.

The International Master in Management programme attracts high potential participants who aspire to a global business career. In addition to the core management competencies, participants develop personal and professional skills in the areas of communication, negotiation, teamwork and leadership.

The core subjects are delivered at our main campus in the centre of Barcelona, while the professional development programme is undertaken over several modules at our residential training centre. Throughout the Master in Management, participants are exposed to real-life case studies facilitated by a combination of academics and practitioners.

Dates and timetable

Start date: 28 September 2017

Finish date: 7 September 2018

Timetable: Monday - Friday, 9.30h - 13.30h

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Latest Professional Practice

We offer a first class Master in Management programme with an international outlook exposing participants to the very latest professional practice. Faculty from leading international companies bring their experience into the classroom and at the same time you will benefit from conferences, company visits and networking opportunities. During the International Weeks, you will gain fresh perspectives through electives delivered by visiting professors and senior managers with outstanding international experience.


Corporate Connections

Throughout the year we bring you into contact with business professionals and industry experts via conferences and company visits. In addition, the Master in Management final project provides you with the opportunity to develop a business plan with a real start-up company - acting as a consultant to help them develop a strategy according to market opportunities. Barcelona is an important entrepreneurship hub and we exploit this by connecting you with many of the start-ups looking for talent to develop their business opportunities.


International Exposure

During the programme you will take part in an International Business Trip - the one week programme will include company visits and opportunities to network with students from one of our strategic partners. After finishing the programme you have the opportunity to enhance your international vision and broaden your network by spending a trimester at one of more than 30 top-ranked partner schools around the world in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the U.S.

Rankings, accreditations & partnerships

International Master in Management
in the world (3-year average)
in the world in general management teaching
in Europe


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Message from the director Nigel Hayes

The International Master in Management programme is not just another year of university - it is the first step in your professional career. You will learn via the case study method in a group of maximum 30 participants. Active participation is a requirement and the diversity in the classroom ensures an enriching and profound learning experience. During your journey at EADA you will be encouraged to challenge your assumptions as you are exposed to a combination of academic and professional faculty. While the MiM is a general management programme, you will discover where your passion lies through the specialisation tracks offered in the third trimester. Apart from your studies at our Barcelona city centre campus, you will develop professional and personal skills at our unique residential training centre.


Programme structure

The Master in Management (60 ECTS) will boost your career opportunities by providing an appropriate balance between technical skills and soft skills. The core of the programme, covered in the first two trimesters focuses on Marketing, Strategic Decision Making, Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management, e-commerce and Digital Marketing, Operations and Supply Chain Management, and Finance and Accounting. During the third trimester you have the opportunity to specialise - the areas being Consultancy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, and General Management.

The Professional Development Programme is delivered across four distinct modules, all carried out at the Collbató Residential Training Campus. Throughout the programme you will be working on a final project - your task will be to deliver a complete business plan working together with a startup.


1st trimester: Sept. - Dec.

Orientation module

  • Precourse: financial statements, statistics, and economics
  • Case Method
  • Beginner Spanish course (optional)


Collbató Residential Training Campus

  • Teamwork and Cultural Diversity
  • Communication Skills


Barcelona City Centre Campus

  • Strategic Management
  • Marketing: Creating Value
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Operations Management


2nd trimester: Jan. - Mar.

Collbató Residential Training Campus

  • Negotiation Techniques


Barcelona City Centre Campus

  • Marketing: Delivering Value
  • Global Compass: Geoeconomics & Geopolitics
  • International Business Strategy
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Strategic HR Management
  • E-commerce and Digital Marketing


International Weeks

International Business Trip


3rd trimester: Apr. - Jun.

Collbató Residential Training Campus

  • Leadership Skills


Barcelona City Centre Campus

Strategic specialisations


  • Management Consulting
  • Project Management
  • Change and Crisis Management
  • Big Data and Statistical Methods
  • Financial Decision Making

Innovation & Entrepreneurship*

  • Business Models for Startups
  • Starting, Growing & Selling your Business
  • Family Business - Next Generation
  • Innovation & Managing Change
  • Financing for Startups

General Management*

  • Branding & Communication
  • Global Sports Management
  • Strategic Accounting
  • Change and Crisis Management
  • Management of Execution


Final Project

Tutorials throughout the year, presentation between Jul. and Sept.


4th trimester: Sept. - Dec.

Exchange programme (optional)

One-term exchange with + 30 partner schools around the world. Double degree option from: Aston Business School (U.K.), EDHEC (France), EBS (Germany) and HHL (Germany).

Students applying to take part in the exchange programme must complete the admission process (in some cases including GMAT, TOEFL, etc.) with the participating school.

Company visits, conferences & alumni presentations


* Electives change every year.

EADA reserves the right to make changes to the schedule and the topics offered during the programme.

International Business Trip

You spend one week gaining insight into strategy on an international level through courses, conferences, company visits, and networking opportunities.

International School

You focus on business simulations and company visits, joined by MiM students from selected partner schools, exposing you to even greater diversity and networking opportunities.

International Weeks

You expand your network and gain a fresh perspective from electives taught by visiting professors and senior managers with outstanding experience.

Final Project

The final project represents the major applied, problem-solving element of the Master in Management. You can choose between two types of final project according to your professional profile.

Be a consultant in a real start-up company

EADA collaborates with ACC1Ó, a government-sponsored organisation promoting entrepreneurial activities, to allow you to carry out detailed business plans for startups and young companies looking to internationalise their businesses.

Be an entrepreneur

Learn how to launch your own company, develop a business plan and build up a strategy according to market opportunities.