Master in Management

12 Months
Full time
0 - 3 years

The Master in Management is targeted towards students from diverse backgrounds, both cultural and academic, wishing to gain a general management education with the additional benefit of strategic specialisations during the final third of the programme. The specialisations focus on three main areas: consultancy, global innovation, and entrepreneurship.

The International Master in Management programme attracts high potential participants who aspire to a global business career. In addition to the core management competencies, participants develop personal and professional skills in the areas of communication, negotiation, teamwork and leadership.

The core subjects are delivered at our main campus in the centre of Barcelona, while the professional development programme is undertaken over several modules at our residential training centre. Throughout the Master in Management, participants are exposed to real-life case studies facilitated by a combination of academics and practitioners.


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Dates and timetable

Start: 26 September 2019
Finish: 4 September 2020
Timetable: Monday - Friday, 9.30h - 13.30h

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Latest Professional Practice

We offer a first class Master in Management programme with an international outlook exposing participants to the very latest professional practice. Faculty from leading international companies bring their experience into the classroom and at the same time you will benefit from conferences, company visits and networking opportunities. During the International Weeks, you will gain fresh perspectives through electives delivered by visiting professors and senior managers with outstanding international experience.


Corporate Connections

Throughout the year we bring you into contact with business professionals and industry experts via conferences and company visits. In addition, the Master in Management final project provides you with the opportunity to develop a business plan with a real start-up company - acting as a consultant to help them develop a strategy according to market opportunities. Barcelona is an important entrepreneurship hub and we exploit this by connecting you with many of the start-ups looking for talent to develop their business opportunities.


International Exposure

During the programme you will take part in an International Business Trip - the one week programme will include company visits and opportunities to network with students from one of our strategic partners. After finishing the programme you have the opportunity to enhance your international vision and broaden your network by spending a trimester at one of more than 30 top-ranked partner schools around the world in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the U.S.

Rankings, accreditations & partnerships

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Message from the director Nigel Hayes

The International Master in Management programme is not just another year of university - it is the first step in your professional career. You will learn via the case study method in a group of maximum 30 participants. Active participation is a requirement and the diversity in the classroom ensures an enriching and profound learning experience. During your journey at EADA you will be encouraged to challenge your assumptions as you are exposed to a combination of academic and professional faculty. While the MiM is a general management programme, you will discover where your passion lies through the specialisation tracks offered in the third trimester. Apart from your studies at our Barcelona city centre campus, you will develop professional and personal skills at our unique residential training centre.


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Programme structure

The Master in Management (60 ECTS) will boost your career opportunities by providing an appropriate balance between technical skills and soft skills. The core of the programme, covered in the first two trimesters focuses on Marketing, Strategic Decision Making, Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management, e-commerce and Digital Marketing, Operations and Supply Chain Management, and Finance and Accounting. During the third trimester you have the opportunity to take electives in general management before specialising in Consulting, Global Innovation or Entrepreneurship.

The Professional Development Programme is delivered across four distinct modules, all carried out at the Collbató Residential Training Campus. Throughout the programme you will be working on a final project - your task will be to deliver a complete business plan working together with a startup.


1st trimester: Sept. - Dec.

Orientation module

  • Precourse: financial statements, statistics, and economics
  • Case Method
  • Beginner Spanish course (optional)


Collbató Residential Training Campus

  • Self-leadership Foundations
  • Leading Individuals & Teams I


Barcelona City Centre Campus

  • Strategic Management
  • Marketing: Creating Value
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Operations Management


2nd trimester: Jan. - Mar.

Collbató Residential Training Campus

  • Leading Individuals & Teams II


Barcelona City Centre Campus

  • Marketing: Delivering Value
  • Global Compass: Geoeconomics & Geopolitics
  • International Business Strategy
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Strategic HR Management
  • Financial Decision Making


International Week

Negotiation Week

International Business Trip


3rd trimester: Apr. - Jun.

Collbató Residential Training Campus

  • Leading Change


Barcelona City Centre Campus

  • International Project Management
  • Electives in general management
  • Strategic specialisation in one of the following areas:


  • Advanced Analytics and Big Data
  • Company Valuation and M&A
  • Project and Process Management
  • Preparing for a role as a Consultant
  • Corporate project with a top consulting company

Global Innovation

  • Innovation Mindset
  • Data Generation and Digital Transformation
  • Creativity and Design Thinking
  • Disruptive Innovation
  • Corporate project with a leading tech company


  • Starting, Growing and Transforming Your Business
  • Business Models
  • Technology Disruption
  • Internationalisation and Financing
  • Corporate project with startups


Final Project

Tutorials throughout the year, presentation between Jul. and Sept.


4th trimester: Sept. - Dec.

Exchange programme (optional)

One-term exchange with + 30 partner schools around the world. Double degree option from: Aston Business School (U.K.), EDHEC (France), EBS (Germany) and HHL (Germany).

Students applying to take part in the exchange programme must complete the admission process (in some cases including GMAT, TOEFL, etc.) with the participating school.

Company visits, conferences & alumni presentations


Electives change every year.

EADA reserves the right to make changes to the schedule and the topics offered during the programme.

Tailor your MiM

In the third trimester, after selecting a number of general management electives, you will specialise in one of the following three areas:  Consultancy, Global Innovation, and Entrepreneurship. These specialisations prepare you for a career in one of the following areas: management consulting, business development, project management, product management, digital marketing, marketing management, the launching of start-ups, family business manager, new product business developer and start-up consultancy.



International Business Trip

You spend one week gaining insight into strategy on an international level through courses, conferences, company visits, and networking opportunities. Examples of trips from previous years include Prague, Czech Republic and Trieste, Italy. 

International Week & Negotiation Week

During the International Week, you choose from a menu of electives focusing on sustainability and Socially Responsible Management (CSM). All electives are taught by visiting professors and senior managers with outstanding experience. In the same trimester, you hone your negotiation skills in the 1-week negotiation skills module. During both activities, you have the opportunity to work together with participants from all of EADA's master's programmes.


Final Project

The final project represents the major applied, problem-solving element of the Master in Management. You can choose between two types of final project according to your professional profile.

Be a consultant in a real start-up company

EADA collaborates with ACC1Ó, a government-sponsored organisation promoting entrepreneurial activities, to allow you to carry out detailed business plans for startups and young companies looking to internationalise their businesses.

Be an entrepreneur

Learn how to launch your own company, develop a business plan and build up a strategy according to market opportunities.

Camille Coppens

Before coming to EADA, Camille Coppens completed a Master in Public Relations at IHECS and had experience working in the Marketing Department of Red Bull.

In this video, she shares the learning outcome of her time in EADA's two campuses: the Barcelona City Centre Campus and the Collbató Residential Training Campus.

Camille graduated in the 2017 class of the International Master in Management.

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