UIBS news

Graduate students attend International Financial Management course at new Zurich campus

Fostering inter-campus exchanges and networking, several graduate students from all campuses recently joined a seminar course in International Financial Management at our new Zurich campus. The course was offered by long-time professor Carl Pitchford from the UK. Mr. Pitchford is active in the field of finance, auditing and management consulting with major banks and financial institutions,

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Brussels Business School to move to new premises on Avenue des Arts

The Brussels Business School will relocate from its current campus location to Avenue des Arts, near the crossing with Rue du Congrès and Rue de la Loi. The new campus is centrally located close to the city’s business and political center with several metro and bus stops nearby. Warande City Park, Place de Brouckère and the Grand Place are all

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Regus selected as preferred partner for Madrid and Valencia campuses

Regus was selected as preferred partner for our Madrid and Valencia campuses. Courses and programs will be offered in dedicated high-quality and professional training rooms within the business center, providing for a truly business-oriented atmosphere and focus of the school and courses respectively. Regus is located in downtown Madrid at the Puerta del Sol and

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Gold for Prof. Dr. Alea Fairchild

Prof. Dr. Alea Farichild became European Masters weightlifting champion in the 45/49, 69kg category last Wednesday May 27 in Togliatti, Russia. Together with receiving the gold medal, she also set a new Belgian record of 44kg in the snatch and 59kg in the clean and jerk, for a total of 103kg. Last June 6, Dr. Fairchild also became Belgian Senior Champion

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Graduate students attend Fashion Management course at new Madrid campus

Fostering inter-campus exchanges and networking, several graduate students from the Antwerp and Barcelona campuses recently joined a seminar course in Fashion Management at our Madrid campus. The course was offered by visiting professor Joe Di Donna from Italy. Mr. Di Donna is active in the field of fashion and business consulting, and teaches Marketing and

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Barcelona students attend conference with Belgian former Prime Minister Mr. Guy Verhofstadt

Students from the Barcelona Business School recently attended a conference with the Belgian former Prime Minister Mr. Guy Verhofstadt. Organized partly in English and partly in French, the conference handled such topics as the current worldwide financial and economic situation, a further integration of the European Union, and other contemporary issues such as energy, terrorism

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UIBS becomes member of ECBE, the European Council for Business Education

The United International Business Schools organization recently became an institutional member of the European Council for Business Education (ECBE). ECBE is a membership-driven, independent, non-profit, professional accreditation organization for business education at the undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate level. Currently, the organization has accredited 22 of its 53 members. Based in Switzerland, the organization promotes and

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Antwerp campus to move to new premises in city center

Our Antwerp campus will relocate from its current location to Meirbrug, at the crossing with Meir and St. Katelijnevest. The new campus is very centrally located, right at the heart of Antwerp’s bustling city center with several tram, underground and bus stops nearby. Groenplaats, Meir and De Keyserlei are all within walking distance from the new campus

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Antwerp campus featured in HR.Square magazine for Human Resource managers

Our Antwerp campus was recently featured in an article published in the HR.Square magazine that talks about last year’s graduates from the “KMO Management” (Small Business Management) Bachelor program offered at the “Karel de Grote Hogeschool”, a local public college in Antwerp, Belgium. Students were asked what they have been up to after having graduated and

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Barcelona Business School launches new Graduate Specialization in Design Management

Starting October 2008, Barcelona Business School will offer a new Master in Design Management, targeting two distinct groups of students: designers and managers. The Master in Design Management is intended for those who are, or who want to be, active in the world of design and who would like to complement their previous studies and experience

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