Master of Science in Management

  • Program: Full time
  • Start of classes: 21 September 2015 (to be confirmed)
  • End of classes: 15 June 2016 (to be confirmed)
  • End of program: 30 September 2016 (to be confirmed)
  • Class times: Monday to Friday from 1 to 8 pm. Class times may vary according to the electives chosen.
  • Program type: Master of Science
  • ECTS: 60
  • Modality: On-Campus
  • Tuition fees: 16,800.00 €
  • Internship: optional
  • Location: Ciutadella Campus
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The Master of Science in Management at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full time program entirely taught in English targeted at students with strong quantitative and analytical skills who wish to gain in-depth knowledge in strategic management, innovation management and consulting. It can be studied as a general management program or in three different specializations:

Academically rigorous and highly practical, the Master of Science in Management is designed for students seeking a career in international management. Its courses focus on the pillars of business management and build a sound basis to understand business organizations as a whole. As a unique feature of this Master of Science students can tailor the program's curriculum according to their career plans by choosing their preferred elective courses.

The Master of Science in Management benefits from the outstanding, hand-picked faculty of the UPF's world ranked Department of Economics and Business, known for its scientific approach, its constant contribution to creating knowledge and its high-level ability to stimulate and convey knowledge.

Why this program?

  • Because you will be taught by the internationally top ranked faculty of the best Spanish university according to the Times Higher Education Ranking (2013).
  • Because it is an officially accredited master program recognized both by the Spanish Ministry of Education and in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA).
  • Because it offers research-oriented students the possibility of applying for the UPF's PhD program in Management.
  • Because it includes a 100% free Spanish course and a Career Development Program.
  • Because it will make you live an unforgettable international education experience with students from many different nationalities (in 2014, 83% of Master of Science students came from 40 different nationalities).


  • To obtain a cross-functional approach to management.
  • To provide in-depth knowledge of analytical tools applied to management.
  • To learn the required technical and managerial skills for key decision-making processes.

Who is it for?

The Master of Science in Management is aimed at recent graduates and junior professionals with the following academic backgrounds:

  • Economics
  • Business Administration
  • Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Applicants with a different academic background will be asked to provide proof of sufficient quantitative and analytical training by presenting a 600 or higher GMAT score.

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