Category Archives: Events

Madrid campus moves to new location

We are happy to announce that since July 2016, all courses at our new Main Campus in Madrid (formerly designated as a Satellite Campus) are taking place at a new location. After 7 years at our location in the Regus Business Center on Carrera de San Jeronimo, with a continuously growing number of students, the time

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UIBS campuses in Zurich and Lausanne recertified by EduQua

The United International Business Schools organization (UIBS) is proud to have been recertified by the Swiss EduQua label for its higher education and career development services offered at its Main Campus in Zurich and Extension Campus in Lausanne, Switzerland. The evaluation visit took place during the Spring Quarter of the 2015 – 2016 academic year. The

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Spring Extra-curricular activities

Throughout the spring quarter several extra-curricular activities were organized throughout our campus network. During the undergraduate Destination Management course, taught by Professor Edgar Barroso at our campus in Madrid, students had the pleasure of receiving guest speaker Diego Sáinz, Director of Kora Trek, a travel agency that specializes in adventure travel and expeditions. On a

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Guest speaker during Undergraduate Destination Management course in Madrid

During a recent session of the Undergraduate course Destination Management taught by Professor Edgar Barroso, students had the pleasure of receiving guest speaker Diego Sáinz, Director of KORA TREK. KORA TREK is a travel agency that specializes in adventure travel and expeditions. KORA TREK organizes and advises on trekking and climbing escapades across all continents.

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Global study trip to New York for students from all campuses

Several Undergraduate and Graduate students from all campuses recently returned from their week-long global study trip to New York. Students were met by Marketing Director, Stephanie Kirschstein. During the trip students went to visit Siegel and Gale, a global brand strategy and design firm that developed the well-known NBA logo. Students also had the chance

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UIBS hosts first annual ATHEA conference

UIBS recently hosted the first annual conference of ATHEA, held on October 21, at UIBS’ new campus facilities in Brussels, Belgium. At the conference the association finalized its bylaws and formalized its candidacy and accreditation processes. The Association for Transnational Higher Education Accreditation (ATHEA) is a not-for-profit, membership-based association that seeks to advance quality in higher

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UIBS one of the founding members of a new higher education accreditation association

Together with UIBS as one of its founding members, a new association for higher education accreditation was formed in Vienna, Austria in May 2015. The Association for Transnational Higher Education Accreditation (ATHEA) is a not-for-profit, membership-based association that seeks to advance quality in higher education through institutional accreditation based on the European Standard’s and Guidelines for

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Students from the Madrid campus visited the Fabrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre

Students of the Madrid campus were able to visit the Fabrica Nacional de Moneda y timbre. The Fabrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre was created in 1893 through the merger of the 2 age old organizations, the Casa de la Moneda (The coin factory) and the Fabrica del Sello (Stamp factory). The visit covered a full tour of

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Students from the Zurich campus visit Zurich Airport

Students from the Zurich campus recently visited the Kloten Airport. We’re all familiar with airport procedures, check-in, security check and boarding. But what happens behind the scenes of these airport procedures. In the beginning of June our students got a chance to find out. Being led by a Swissport guide our students started their visit

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Students from the Antwerp Campus visit Coca Cola

Students from the Antwerp campus recently visited the Coca Cola factory in Wilrijk, Belgium. After being welcomed by a Coca Cola representative the students received a tablet at the beginning of the tour with which they could take selfies with and document the tour.  At the beginning of the tour students were given a quiz to test

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Welcome!

The management and staff of the United International Business Schools organization welcome you to read up on the latest news coming from the campus network. Feel free to contact us should you have any questions, or if you have any news that you would like to share with the rest of our community! We look forward to welcoming you on-campus. Enjoy!