The applications are now open for 2021/22 entry to the graduate programme in Business at the UB Business School. The graduate programme comprises a one-year MSc in Business Research and the PhD in Business. The two stages can be coursed independently of one another provided that the student meets the requirements. The MSc in Business Research is taught full-time over one year or part-time over two years, while the PhD in Business normally involves three years of full-time study or five years of part-time study. 

There will be four application periods for the MSc in Business Research. The closing date for the first round of applications is January 15th, 2021. Applications received after that date but no later than March 15th, 2021 will be considered in the second round of applications. The third round will open on March 16th, 2021 and close on May 15th, 2021. Finally, the fourth round will open on May 16th, 2021 and close on July 1st, 2021. On the other hand, applications for the PhD in Business should be submitted before April 30th, 2021. Further details on how to apply can be found both on the master’s and the PhD section on our website.

The MSc in Business Research is designed to provide students with advanced training in the research skills, techniques and methodologies to conduct their own research into business and business competitiveness. On the other hand, The PhD in Business is a unique programme within the Catalan university system aimed at any students seeking to embark on an international career in research in the area of business. All these programmes are taught at the UB Business School, a leading centre for research and postgraduate and executive education within the business at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Barcelona.