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Master in Business Administration - MBA

Graduate School of Business

Direction
Prof. Jaime Ortega Diego
Deputy Direction
Prof. Neus Palomeras Vilches, Prof. Samira Reis
Language
English
Attendance
On-campus
Credits
60 ECTS
Campus
Madrid - Puerta de Toledo
Applications

Open

☛  Places available: 40

Departments
Business Administration

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  • Inicio

    The Carlos III MBA is a one-year, full-time international MBA program providing a high-quality graduate business education. We prepare young professionals from a wide variety of backgrounds for leading management positions in today's global and innovative world.

    Our MBA is accredited by the prestigious Association of MBAs (AMBA), being the only AMBA-accredited MBA offered by a Spanish public university. It is a small program that provides a supportive environment and a rigorous, multicultural learning experience based on creative questioning and critical reasoning. In the best tradition of universities, we provide a long-lasting educational experience.

    Our MBA is delivered in English and provides extra-curricular Spanish training so that all students learn or improve their working knowledge of one of the leading languages in the world.

    More information on: www.uc3m.es/mba

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    Reasons to study MBA

     

    │THE MBA IN NUMBERS

    • ☛ An average of 30 students per class
    • ☛ A third of international professors
    • ☛ An average of 20 different nationalities in class
    • 70% of graduates employed within six months of graduation
  • PROGRAM
  • FACULTY

    The core of the programme’s faculty comes from the university’s business school, the Department of Business Administration. The Department is widely recognized as one of the top business research institutions in Spain. Professors are hired from top PhD programmes in the world.

    Professors who excel in their fields and are truly passionate about teaching are invited to teach at the MBA program.

    UC3M FACULTY

    • CAMINO BLASCO, DAVID
      Department of Business Administration
      Full Professor
      PhD in Business Administration - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
    • CASTELLÓ MOLINA, ITZIAR
      Department of Business Administration
      Assistant Professor
      PhD in Business Administration - Universidad Ramón Llull (ESADE)
    • CHO, HYUNGJIN
      Department of Business Administration
      Assistant Professor
      PhD in Business Administration - Seoul National University
    • DESENDER, KURT
      Department of Business Administration
      Assistant Professor
      PhD in Economics, Management and Organization - Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona
    • DIAS DOS REIS, SAMIRA
      Department of Business Administration
      Assistant Professor
      PhD in Business Administration - Bocconi University (Italy)
    • EKINCI, EMRE
      Department of Business Administration
      Assistant Professor
      PhD in Economics - Cornell University (USA)
    • MELERO, EDUARDO
      Department of Business Administration
      Associate Professor
      PhD in Business Administration - Universidad Pompeu Fabra
    • MELNYK, VLADIMIR
      Department of Business Administration
      Assistant Professor
      PhD in Marketing and Consumer Behaviour, University of Wageningen (Netherlands)
    • MUÑOZ, ALBERTO
      Department of Statistics
      Associate Professor
      PhD in Mathematics - Universidad de Salamanca
    • MUÑOZ, FERNANDO 
      Department of Business Administration
      Associate Professor
      Phd in Business Administration - Universitat Pompeu Fabra
    • ORTEGA DIEGO, JAIME
      Department of Business Administration
      Associate Professor
      PhD in Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA)
    • PALOMERAS VILCHES, NEUS
      Department of Business Administration
      Assistant Professor
      PhD in Business Administration - Universidad Pompeu Fabra
    • STIRPE, LUIGI
      Department of Business Administration
      Associate Professor
      PhD in Business Administration - Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
    • TOLDRÁ SIMATS, ANNA
      Department of Business Administration
      Assistant Professor
      PhD in Economics - University of Toulouse
    • VICENTE, SERGIO
      Department of Business Administration
      Assistant Professor
      PhD in Economics, New York University (USA)

    EXTERNAL FACULTY

    • ARRAIZ, JOSÉ IGNACIO
      MBA - IESE
    • BAXTER, EOIN
      FCCA Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (of Britain and Ireland)
      BAXTER BUSINESS SERVICES
    • BELLÓN NÚÑEZ-MERA, CARLOS
      PhD in Finance, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (USA)
    • CALVO COBO, JOSÉ MANUEL
      BA in Psychology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
      COACHMINDS
    • CASTELLANOS QUINTANA, JUAN VICENTE
      BA in Political Science and Sociology - Universidad Complutense de Madrid
      TNS
    • DE RUS GUTIERREZ, JUAN​
      MBA - Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
    • FONT BATISTA, ELENA
      BA in Business Administration, Queen´s University Belfast (Northern Ireland), Certified Coach and Licenced Trainer
      PNL
    • MENDONCA TACHIZAWA, ELCIO
      PhD in Business Administration - Universidad Pompeu Fabra
    • MORENO, ARTURO
      MBA, MIT Sloan School of Management
    • PRIETO CÓRCOBA, MARIANO
      PhD in Information Systems Engineering - Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
      EUNSA INDUSTRIAS AVANZADAS
    • SECO BENEDICTO, MAITE
      PhD in Economics - Universidad Complutense de Madrid
    • VINNAI, JULIE​
      MBA - Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
  • ADMISSION
    • ADMISSION

      Application

      The request is made electronically through our application. Before starting the admission process it is important to consult the supporting information that we offer below:

      Requirements

      • Bachelor’s degree. Foreign applicants must possess an equivalent degree (three or more years of university studies) from an official university.
      • Work experience: at least three years.

       

      Admission criteria

      Admission will be decided by the Master’s Academic Committee. Candidate selection will be done on the basis of the following criteria:

      ADMISSION CRITERIA WEIGHTING
      Academic Excellence 20 points
      Work experience 40 points
      Motivation and interest 20 points
      Student´s capacity 20 points

      *Measured in terms of average (or expected) mark in BSc (or equivalent) Degree

      Language Requirements

      Since English is the official language of the program, a high level of knowledge of written and spoken English is required. This knowledge can be credited with the results of the TOEFL or IELTS, the Certificate of English at the Carlos III University of Madrid, or Cambridge ESOL.

      Proof of English Command:

      • TOEFL (hard-copy exam): score of 550
      • TOEFL (Internet exam): score of 79
      • IELTS: average score of 7.0
      • Cambridge ESOL: Certifcate in Advanced English (CAE) Common European Framework (Languages): C1 level
      • TOEIC: Listening + Reading: 945 ; Speaking + Writing: 360

      Students whose native language is English and students who have completed their Bachelor's university studies in English will have the English test requirement waived, upon presentation of the corresponding documentation.

      Documentation

      Supporting Documents required with the application form:

      students with foreign university degrees

      Once admitted to the Master’s, students with university degrees issued by a higher education institution belonging to an educational system outside the EHEA, must provide, for enrolment, the diploma, legalized by diplomatic procedures or by means of The Hague Apostille. They must also submit the transcript of records, with the grade point average, duly legalized.

      More information about Legalization of Foreign Documents.

      If needed, documents must be accompanied by an official sworn translation into Spanish.

    • ENROLLMENT

      FEES *

      2019-2020 Academic year

       

      • Reservation fee: €3,000 (It will be paid once the student receives notification of admission to the master’s, and deducted from the first tuition payment)

      60 ECTS in the first academic year:

      • EU students: €13,500 (€225/ECTS credit)
      • Non EU students: €19,800 (€330/ECTS credit)

      * Pending approval by the Regional government of Madrid for 2019/2020.
       

      Grants

       

      ✎│Programme’s fees


      NOTE: The enrollment fees do not include the cost of issuing the master's degree certificate.

      Additional information

      • You may enrol on the master’s degree after completing the admission process and receiving formal confirmation of your acceptance.
      • When performing the enrolment you can choose between Full-time enrolment or Part-time enrolment.
      • The email address provided upon enrolment will be used for formal communications; students are therefore kindly requested to check their mail regularly.
      • Pursuant to the regulations of the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, a student failing to pay any part of the fees will not be admitted and the enrolment process will be terminated. In cases of cancellation of enrolment due to non-payment, the University may demand the payment of the pending amounts for enrolment in previous academic courses as a prior condition of enrolment.
        No diploma or certificate will be issued if a student has any outstanding payments.

      ✎│Enrolment master’s programmes

      ✎│ECTS credits recognition

  • SCHOLARSHIPS

    UC3M Scholarships for the Year 2019/2020

    CALL AM01-19/20 * │ RESOLVED

    For the academic year 2019-20 a call for 4 grants has been published for the payment of the net enrolment fees for students accepted into the Master’s, with the following funds:

    • 4 grants of € 3,000

    To apply, you must have completed the application for admission to the Master’s.

     

    Application deadline: 31st May 2019.

    Resolutions: February, April and June 2019.

    ☛ Published 3rd Resolution dated July 22, 2019


    * The number of grants and amounts specified in the Annex to the notice, may vary depending on the conditions of the candidates who apply for them. They may not even be allocated if decided so by the Selection Committee for each programme​
     

    Grants

    » Electronic Bulletin of the UC3M (BOEL)

    General information on grants and scholarships

    For more information on specific grants of interest awarded by UC3M and by other agencies or organisations.

    🎓 Grants to study a University Master’s

  • PRACTICAL INFORMATION

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    MASTER’S COURSE SCHEDULE

    Check the Master’s schedule (Academic Year 2019/2020)

    * The second term timetable is provisional

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    VIRTUAL SECRETARIAT

    Access to Virtual Secretariat

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    Material Resources of the programme

    Madrid - Puerta de Toledo Campus

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    complaints and suggestions

    General Registry Office

    OPINA system

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    Employability

    Access to Employment and internships