The MBA+ is composed of two entirely flexible and personalized programs. The core period covers the fundamental MBA topics, and allows you to pursue your studies in your format and language of preference.
The +Modules provide you with the possibility to either further your management education or specialize within your field of interest.
The Masters in Finance programs offer you an integrated finance education that covers the most diverse and up to date information on the finance industry and functional area.
An expert in strategic marketing, some years ago Professor Ramón Díaz Bernardo decided to extend his field of research to tourism and hotel marketing strategy. This is his passion, which led him to create the Executive Master in Tourism Management at Instituto de Empresa in 2002, and work as a consultant for many tourism institutions and hotel chains in Spain, Europe and Latin America.
In order to consolidate his position as an authority on this field, in 2005 he moved to Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, where he spent a year at the School of Hotel Administration as Visiting Professor, doing research and teaching doing research and teaching in aspects related with tourism marketing, hotel marketing strategy and franchising in the hospitality and restaurant industry. In 2007 he was designated coordinator of the Spanish Tourism Strategic Plan 2020 by the Spanish Ministry of Tourism.
Professor Díaz Bernardo holds a degree in Mining Engineering from Universidad de Oviedo (Spain), an MSc in Engineering by the University of Nottingham, an MBA from ESDEN Business School (Madrid) and he is a Doctor in Business Administration (Ph.D.) from IESE Business School. He is an active member of the Academy of Marketing and the American Marketing Association, where he is a regular contributor at their annual meetings. Furthermore he has been visiting professor at Cornell University (USA), Reykjavik University (Iceland), IAE Business School (Argentina) and Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (Chile), among other international business schools.
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