Our students have many different profiles and backgrounds. However, they all share our vision of excellence. The University of Barcelona is the leading university in southern Europe and its Economics faculty is the third biggest in Spain. It therefore comes as no surprise that many students enrol in the UB’s Faculty of Economics and Business to pursue their graduate studies.
The Executive MBA class of 2018-2019 brings together a group of 22 students. As many as 73% of all students are international students. Overall, 11 different nationalities are represented.
The Executive MBA at the UB Business School is a professional degree with students having 7 years of working experience on average. Members of the class of 2019 were employed in the following industry sectors prior to enrolment: Logistics (14%), Real State (14%), Consulting (14%), Banking (10%), Sales (10%), Consumer Goods (10%), Human Resources (10%), Engineering (9%) and Other (9%).
Students on the Executive MBA typically have an academic background in Business(55%), Social Sciences (18%), Engineering (14%), Architecture (9%) and Physics (4%) from universities such as University of Texas Austin, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Universidad de Barcelona, Universidad de Belgrano and Universidad Nacional de La Plata.
Overall, the gender breakdown within the Executive MBA class of 2019 is 73% male students and 27% female students. On the other hand, the average age of the students is 30 years old.