BUSINESS RESEARCH

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Introduction

The master's degree Business Research is intended to provide students with the training needed to become researchers in the main aspects of business administration and management. The master's degree engages in an in-depth exploration of the theoretical and empirical methods that are most significant for high-quality research in the business world today.
The master's degree Business Research is the initial training period for the doctoral program in Business. On completion of the master's degree, students will have the competences and skills required to start independent work on their doctoral thesis. Alternatively, students who choose to enter the business world immediately will have the training needed to assume professional roles as consultants or in research departments.

Learning objectives

The master's degree Business Research seeks to provide students with the competences needed to conduct high-quality research in the main areas of business. On completion, students will be prepared:

* to continue their studies at doctoral level and produce a thesis, or
* to carry out high-quality academic studies or scientific research.

As a result, students may pursue the master's degree as a step toward admission to the doctoral program in Business (i.e., the training phase prior to starting a doctoral thesis) or as a final step in their training, leading to the award of a master's degree.

Basic Information

Number of ECTS credits awarded:
 60
Language(s) of instruction:
 English, 30%; Spanish, 70%
Number of places available:
 30
Approximate price:
 46,50 euros per credit (65,87 euros for students who are not EU nationals and do not currently reside in Spain). Fees for the academic year 2017-2018.
Faculty or school:
  Faculty of Economics and Business
Master's degree course homepage:
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