UIBS news

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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Events: Hilton and Barcelona Business School discuss best management practices

Barcelona Business School students recently met with Hilton executives at their five-star, beachfront hotel in Barcelona to learn about the international company´s operations. Executives discussed a variety of topics with the students, including the management of the front desk, events, restaurants, finances and executive services. They also showed students their premium facilities, outlined the marketing

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Alumni News: Barcelona Business School alumni Stephan Maric launches eFans.com

eFans.com, The Sports Revolution, goes out of beta Santa Monica, CALIFORNIA – January 22nd, 2008 –  eFans today announced it has concluded Beta successfully and is in full production. The updated and expanded version of the website features a very user friendly design and many new exciting features such as live scores, news, stats  and a section for

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Introducing the European and Spanish Master/MBA Programs

Study at 3 different European or Spanish campus locations! During the European or Spanish Master/MBA program, students study 3 quarters at 3 different campus locations across Europe or pain. Students are introduced to a wide range of European values and business practices as the program combines a strong international academic curriculum with an extensive European/Spanish focus

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Revised innovative undergraduate and graduate study programs and specialzations

In response to the demand for international business and management education that is both general and specific in nature, our undergraduate and graduate study programs have been revised for the upcoming academic year 2008 – 2009 by our academic council, the Global Council for Management Education. To ensure a smooth transition, the new study programs

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Events: Barcelona Business School looks into sustainable tourism in Kenya and beyond

Barcelona Business School recently welcomed two eco-tourism experts who discussed with students the sustainable tourism operations of the Norwegian organization ‘Basecamp Explorer’ in Kenya, Norway, India and the Pyrenees. Tina Frisk and Moses Ole Sayalel particularly focused on Basecamp Explorer´s operations in Kenya, where Tina works as manager and Moses as safari guide. In Kenya,

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Introducing the International Student Mobility Initiative

The International Student Mobility Initiative was founded with the intention to promote global student mobility and to increase student participation and involvement in international education. The initiative encourages co-operation between universities, colleges, schools and other educational institutions in order to increase awareness among students of the various opportunities within the International Higher Education Area (IHEA),

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