Digital and Leadership Summer School in Barcelona

Join us this summer in Barcelona! GBSB Global’s Summer School in Barcelona provides a great opportunity for students from all over the world to utilize their summer holidays to get a head start on their education and excel academically. For two consecutive weeks, July 9th-20th, 2018, students will explore the topic of digital business and will have the occasion to experience what life feels like as an entrepreneur or a business leader in an innovative organization.

While studying, enjoy the city. There is no place quite like Barcelona in the summer. Tranquil waters, jovial beaches and beautiful weather only begin to describe it. This intriguing city nestled along the Mediterranean has just the right balance, a booming international business environment matched by an unparalleled allure for fun. From sonic music festivals to the invigorating startup scene, this is the place to be this summer!

Key Facts

  • Duration of the program – 2 weeks
  • Language of the program – English
  • Topic – Digital and Leadership
  • Schedule – Mornings and Afternoons
  • Location – Barcelona, Spain

What Will You Learn

Summer School Highlights

    Learn from GBSB Global’s exceptional faculty that are not only professors but business leaders themselves. During the summer school in Barcelona, learn about our faculty’s real-life business and professional experience. Feel empowered by the wisdom they share about the state of current trends, understand where the markets are heading and the advancements in technology as well as how technology affects business nowadays.

    Summer school students will take part in several industrial visits. GBSB Global Business School organizes instructive outings to a variety of companies not only for students to gain hands-on knowledge in the field, but also to offer them important networking opportunities with professionals in digital business and innovation.

    GBSB Global Business School offers students a learning-by-doing environment where professors incorporate theoretical knowledge with practical exercises. Students will participate in various practical workshops, including Lego Serious Plays – an innovative teaching methodology to develop creativity.

    For those only beginning to learn Spanish or those that want to brush up on their language skills, GBSB Global offers summer school students the chance to take Spanish classes on campus at level A1-A2.

    Sit down one-to-one with one of our professional career consultants who can advise students on their academic program and the next steps they need to take towards a successful career.

    GBSB Global Business School organizes cultural visits and excursions during the summer school in Barcelona offering students the opportunity to experience a very unique and fascinating ancient Mediterranean city – Barcelona.

    GBSB Global will make arrangements for accommodation in the student residence hall for students joining us during the summer school. We will do our best to help you find the best place to live but remember that Barcelona is very popular among the tourists in summer and places are limited.

    After successful completion of the Summer School in Barcelona, students will receive a certificate and accumulate 4 ECTS credits which can be further transferred to other business schools or universities.

Why Participate In Digital and Leadership Summer School?

Digital technologies are changing every day and the importance of online marketing has changed our lives completely. Just think about it, how has social media and Google AdWords changed your life and buying behaviors? Learn how to manage digital business strategies and become a successful leader. Join GBSB Global’s Summer School in Barcelona, Spain and delve into a course titled Digital and Leadership in Focus.

Take a closer look at digital strategies and digital marketing. Students will learn about KPI’s, SEO strategies, SMM and Google AdWords. During the second week of this two-week program, students will have the possibility to choose between two modules of study. Module one looks at innovation, entrepreneurship, and creativity today, the lean startup environment and how to manage it, Design Thinking and Innovations, examining open versus disruptive innovative strategies. The second module provides students the unique option to learn about leadership, the types of leadership that exist and self-awareness in the role, how effective leaders communicate, manage people and negotiate with a high level of efficiency and success.

GBSB Global Business School In Barcelona

GBSB Global Business School’s campus in Barcelona is located in the heart of this vibrant, international city. The business school is lodged in a contemporary, bespoke building that has been intellectually designed to encourage an efficient and comfortable learning environment that is technologically advanced. GBSB Global is proud to be recognized as the first Microsoft Showcase Business School in Spain dedicated to implementing a digital transformation to improve and bring innovation into the classroom. Students will enjoy these technologies that many other schools do not offer.

How to Apply:

  • Fill Out the Application Form
  • Pass the Online Interview with an Admissions Manager
  • Prove English Proficiency
  • Contract & Payment

Entry Requirements:

The student must prove sufficient knowledge of the English language to be able to read and comprehend the material being taught.

Visa Process:

GBSB Global Business School will send you an official admission letter which you can use to apply for your short-term student visa. Ask our admissions managers for guidance. Our managers will provide detailed information and answer all of your questions.

*Please note that we cannot guarantee availability and the room rates.

Program taught in:
  • English
Last updated February 11, 2019
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