Bachelor in Business Administration

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. European Quality Improvement System. The Association of MBAs.

1st Semester

Courses
Type
ECTS
Syllabus
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6
INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS
Type Core
ECTS 6
INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT
Type Core
ECTS 6
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES FOR MANAGEMENT
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3
MATHEMATICS I
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3
ETHICS
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3

2nd Semester

Courses
Type
ECTS
Syllabus
COST ACCOUNTING
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6
MICROECONOMICS
Type Core
ECTS 6
INTRODUCTION TO MARKETING
Type Core
ECTS 6
MATHEMATICS II
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6
LEADERSHIP AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3
IE HUMANITIES: SOCIOLOGY
Type Core
ECTS 6

1st Semester

Courses
Type
ECTS
Syllabus
MANAGEMENT CONTROL
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6
FINANCE I
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6
BUSINESS LAW I
Type Core
ECTS 6
MACROECONOMICS
Type Core
ECTS 6
STATISTICS
Type Core
ECTS 6

2nd Semester

Courses
Type
ECTS
Syllabus
ACCOUNTING FOR DECISION MAKING
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6
MARKETING RESEARCH
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3
CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3
BUSINESS LAW II
Type Core
ECTS 6
GLOBAL ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT
Type Core
ECTS 6
ECONOMETRICS
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6

1st Semester

Courses
Type
ECTS
Syllabus
STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6
ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6
FINANCE II
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6
HR MANAGEMENT
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3
PRODUCTION AND OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6
PROFESSIONAL ETHICS AND CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3

2nd Semester

Courses
Type
ECTS
Syllabus
ELECTIVES
Type Elective
ECTS 30

1st Semester

Courses
Type
ECTS
Syllabus
ELECTIVES
Type Elective
ECTS 30

2nd Semester

Courses
Type
ECTS
Syllabus
MANAGEMENT SKILLS
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3
MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3
RESEARCH METHODS
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3
SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
Type Mandatory
ECTS 3
INTERNATIONAL STRATEGY
Type Mandatory
ECTS 6
FINAL PROJECT
Type TFG
ECTS 12
Components
Credits
Basic Courses
60
Core Courses
108
Elective Courses
60
Final Project
12
Credits needed to graduate
240

*This study plan may be subject to change.

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FIRST YEAR

During this first year, you will learn all the fundamental concepts needed to start building a business administration specialized profile. You will learn the basics of Economics, Mathematics, Management, Marketing, and Technology. You will also have a first approach to Accounting and will study in depth both Financial and Cost Accounting. This is the perfect moment to start building your own path to success by tailoring your degree with IE Labs and participating in social impact projects.

SECOND YEAR

During your second year you will deepen your knowledge in management, obtaining a bigger and clearer picture of how organizations and businesses truly work. Through classes like Management Control, Business Decision Making, and Accounting for Decision Making, you will start developing the knowledge needed to understand how the different business functions impact performance. You will also have a first glance at the exciting world of insights by studying market research techniques and their applications to consumer behaviour. Also, during your second year you will have the opportunity to do an internship.

THIRD YEAR

As you progress in your studies you will start developing your strategic management skills through subjects such as Production and Operations Management, HR Management, and Management Information Systems. You will also have specialized courses to develop the soft skills needed to become a successful corporate manager, such as communication skills, teamwork skills, and entrepreneurship skills. During this third year you can choose to go on an exchange to one of our prestigious partner institutions worldwide. Studying abroad is a truly unique opportunity to keep developing a global professional profile.

FOURTH YEAR

During the first half of your final year you will present your final project’s proposal. You will have the opportunity to work on a topic that you feel passionate about and do the necessary research to present it by the end of the year. You will also be able to choose elective courses in a wide range of topics and areas to explore further other fields you might be curious about. Throughout your last year you will be able to choose a specialization area like finance, entrepreneurship, or marketing.