Are you a business student looking for a new experience? Do you love multicultural environments, jamón and sangría ? Do you eat and breathe football, day and night? Barcelona is the right city for you! It hosts around 16 business schools, many of them with international recognition. Here we present you with some of the best alternatives.
IESE Business School
IESE Business School Barcelona is a school that is part of the University of Navarra, but it has a campus in Barcelona, in the beautiful Pedralbes area (near Camp Nou!). It is ranked as the Best Business School in Barcelona, and today even in first place in the world according to Financial Times! Plus, it has a partnership with Harvard Business School, where the crème de la crème attend, creating a joint program that the students can apply to.
ESADE Business School
ESADE Business School Barcelona is a prestigious and modern Business School with several campus buildings and facilities that are distributed all around Barcelona and surroundings. This school provides innovative, and thus digitalized learning experiences. The Financial Times recently ranked ESADE among the top 10 European business schools for executive education, so if that is your call, this is your place!
EAE Business School
The EAE Business School is an exquisite private business school that has a campus in Madrid and another one in Barcelona. The latter is situated in the middle of the city, making it easily accessible from anywhere, and it offers accreditation by the Universitat Poltècnica de Catalunya. It has more than 50 years of experience in teaching and training, and is ranked the 3rd best Business School in the whole country of Spain. It has a very international approach and even has campuses in Latin America, making it the one with the strongest links to that continent.
Pompeu Fabra University Business School
Pompeu Fabra University Business School is considered one of the best faculties in all universities in Spain, actually, its 5 bachelor’s degrees are the highest rated in the country, plus it is the only faculty in Spain to be awarded the Certificate for Quality in Internationalization. It is situated very close-by the beautiful Passeig de Gracia, an avenue that is filled with modernist architecture, some of which was designed by Gaudí. Also noteworthy and very practical, specially for international students, 67% of their courses are taught in English!