Welcome to the Global MBA at Bologna Business School!
The Global MBA of Bologna Business School is a 12-month program that brings students in an enriching journey towards the discovery of the excellence and luxury of Made in Italy. During this year, students will have the opportunity to develop a solid understanding of how business organizations operate in a global environment and also extend their knowledge on four different concentrations.
Through learning fundamentals and cutting-edge concepts in management, students will develop the necessary competences and network to become leading actors in the promotion of constructive changes in their organizations and societies.
The EPAS accreditation guarantees the presence of the most qualified faculty and leading practitioners who bring their experience and vision into the classroom to help students mastering the complexity of organizations and psychology of people.
The Global MBA is supported by an expanding network of Italian and International leading companies that participate in the design, implementation, and execution of the program as well as offering students interesting career and personal development opportunities. Global MBA students will participate in career workshop and personal development training that will help them gaining confidence in their unique talents and acquire the necessary resources to achieve their professional goals and turn their passions into a successful career.
At Bologna Business School, students will be immersed in a global community: we are embedded in one of the oldest Universities of the world, our students come from all over the world and we are located in the heart of Italy and in the heart of Europe.
Come to study at Bologna Business School to live the best of the Italian experience at international standards.
The Global MBA is a 12-month full-time program entirely taught in English. It’s divided into three modules: general management, specialization courses and a period of internship or project work in a company. There are five specializations to choose from:
The Global MBA is EPAS accredited. EPAS is an international program accreditation system operated by EFMD (European Foundation of Management Development). It aims to evaluate the quality of any business and/or management program that has an international perspective and, where of an appropriately high quality, to accredit it.
“The Innovation Talks bring managerial excellence in direct contact with the BBS Community. A cycle of events that actively involves the students of the Global MBA through the presentation of the speakers and the participation in the final debate.”
Managerial Innovation at BBS
“The students of the Global MBA in Design, Fashion and Luxury Goods visited in Florence the 95th edition of Pitti Immagine Uomo, the global event for menswear and contemporary lifestyle.”
Pitti Immagine Uomo
The headquarter of fashion and lifestyle
“The class of the BBS Global MBA in Innovation Management visited Poggipolini, an Italian company specialising in high-precision machining, and technical solutions for weight reduction for the Automotive, Aerospace and Motorsports sectors.”
Excellence, Innovation and Passion
Andrew de Villiers – South Africa
Global MBA - Green Energy and Sustainable Businesses (A.Y 2016/2017)
Armen Tiraturyan – Armenia
Project Manager, UNDP
Global MBA - Green Energy and Sustainable Businesses (A.Y. 2011/2012)
Deanna D’Alfonso – USA
US Brand Marketing Manager - Disaronno International
Global MBA - Food and Wine (A.Y. 2013/2014)
JENNIFER VAN RENSBURG – SOUTH AFRICA
Trade Marketing Manager, Bulgari
Global MBA - Design, Fashion and Luxury Goods (A.Y. 2014/2015)
Lan Liu – China
Head of Service, Vinitaly International
Global MBA - Food and Wine (A.Y. 2015/2016)
Ryan Flynn-Kasuba – USA
Business Development Senior Manager, Enel Green Power
Global MBA - Green Energy and Sustainable Businesses (A.Y. 2013/2014)
Temitope Akintola – Nigeria
Area Manager - Africa, Zonin1821
Global MBA - Food and Wine (A.Y. 2016/2017)
Yoko Isozaki – Japan
Business Development Manager - Monnalisa
Global MBA - Design, Fashion and Luxury Goods (A.Y. 2017/2018)