Category Archives: Faculty

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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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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UIBS achieves Qfor certification for its campuses in Antwerp and Brussels

We are proud to announce that our main campuses in Antwerp and Brussels have recently been certified by Qfor, a European quality label for training institutions, following a thorough 2-day audit in November 2015. The Qfor certification is based on customer satisfaction, internal organization and quality assurance policies. The audit’s scope included our various study

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Professor Edgar Barroso from the Madrid campus publishes new book “There is Gold Inside You”

Together with his partner Kirstin O’ Donovan, Mr. Edgar Barroso published his first book: There is Gold inside You. The book takes you on a journey of self-discovery, skill development and value creation, leveraging all the latest market information, tools and opportunities at your disposal. It is everything you need to bring together everything you

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Supporting Room to Read

On October 17th, Dr. Helena Pleinert presented her book “Maja, Rahvi und Nalle in Afrika” at our Main Campus in Zurich at a small fundraising event sponsored by UIBS, to support Room to Read. Room to Read is a non-profit organization that seeks to transform the lives of millions of children in Africa and Asia

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Mr. Edgar Barroso, Associate Dean at the Madrid Business School, invited to speak at the ExpoFranquicia 2012 trade fair in Madrid, Spain

Mr. Edgar Barroso, the local Associate Dean at the Madrid Business School, has been invited to speak at the 18th International Franchising Trade Fair in Madrid on April 19-21, 2012. During one of the organized discussion forums, and along with several other partners Mr. Edgar Barroso will be moderating a panel that will discuss in more

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Dr. Ivan Tselichtchev, Associate Professor at the Tokyo Business School, publishes new book

China Versus the West: The Global Power Shift of the 21st Century The author, a leading specialist on the international and Asian economy and business, presents the most comprehensive picture of the changing power balance between the emerging superpower China and the “old” developed economies of the West: mainly the US, Europe and Japan. The

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Associate Professor Carl Pitchford launches Executive Certificate Program in Alternative Investments

The program targets students with a background in finance looking to gain an insight into alternative investments, as well as finance professionals looking to further their career prospects or obtain a certification and prepare for the Chartered Alternative Investment Analysts (CAIA) designation (levels I and II). The Executive Certificate in Alternative Investments is a program taught

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Dr. Ivan Tselichtchev, Associate Professor at the Tokyo Business School, invited to speak at the Global China Business Meeting in Valencia, Spain

Dr. Ivan Tselichtchev, Associate Professor at the Tokyo Business School, was recently invited to speak at the 7th Global China Business Meeting in Valencia on November 7-8, 2011. Next to his participation in our organization’s academic council, and his professor status at our campus in Tokyo, Dr. Tselichtchev is a professor at the Niigata University

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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!