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3 campus cities listed in the 2015 Copenhagenize index of most bicycle-friendly cities on the planet

Students from the campuses in Amsterdam, Antwerp and Barcelona are fortunate to be studying in 3 of the most bicycle-friendly cities on the planet. According to the Copenhagenize Design Company, the developer of the index, the cities rank 2nd, 9th and 11th respectively. Copenhagenize Design Company is an urban design consultancy based in Copenhagen, Amsterdam,

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Introducing the Global Education Corporation

In early 2015, the holding company behind the United International Business Schools organization (UIBS) was renamed to Global Education Corporation AG (GLEDCO). Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, the restructured GLEDCO will provide ample opportunities for diversified future growth, focusing not only on business and management studies, but expanding into liberal and global studies, facility management, and

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ECBE European Council for Business Education

UIBS receives a 4 year extension on its BBA and MBA accreditation by ECBE

The United International Business Schools organization (UIBS) is proud to have received a 4 year extension on its current accreditation by the European Council of Business Education (ECBE) for its Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) and Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree programs offered at its various campuses. The evaluation visits took place during the

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Students from The New School in Amsterdam visit our campus in Barcelona during a recent study trip

Students from The New School in Amsterdam visit our campus in Barcelona during a recent study trip Students from The New School in Amsterdam recently visited our campus in Barcelona during their 5-day study trip to the popular Mediterranean city. Accompanied by Director, Mr. Kees Spijker, and several professors, the students were introduced to UIBS

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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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DBA student Morten Paustian publishes two new books

Our Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) graduate, Morten Paustian, recently published two books through Lulu.com. Dr. Paustian is a Danish philosophical thinker and leadership adviser for corporations, entrepreneurial endeavors, artistic and cultural organization, and public institutions. As the creator of his own philosophical ideas, he has pioneered leadership from a philosophical point of view and

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Students from all campuses on Global Study Trip to Tokyo, Japan

Recently several undergraduate and graduate students from all campuses came back from their week long global study trip to Tokyo, Japan. Students were met by local Campus Coordinator, Yuki Kawano, a Japanese national. During their trip, students visited Asahi Newspaper Company, NHK Broadcasting Center. They also went on a cultural trip during which they enjoyed

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Students from the Zurich campus visit SRF

Have you ever wondered how your favorite TV program is made, how it’s broadcasted? Well, the students from the Zurich campus had a chance to find out firsthand how things work when they visited SRF, the Schweizen Radio und Fernsehen, which it the Swiss Radio and Television. The SRF was launched at the end of

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Students from the Antwerp and Brussels campus visit Audi

Accompanied by our dean Mr. Jan Van Herck and our registrar Mrs. Maggy Van de Wouwer the undergraduate and graduate students from the Antwerp and Brussels campus, visited the Audi factory in Vorst near Brussels. They received a presentation explaining the vast history of the production site. The first time that a car was produced

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Students from the Barcelona Campus visit Impact Hub

Together with campus coordinator Dora Szerényi, the undergraduate and graduate students of the Barcelona campus visited Impact Hub Barcelona. Impact Hubs are where change goes to work. Part innovation lab, part business incubator, and part community center. Impact Hub offers their members a unique ecosystem of resources, inspiration, and collaboration opportunities to grow impact. Impact

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