BA (Hons) in
Business Administration

AND UK-ACCREDITED
BA (HONS) IN MANAGEMENT


Accredited by

ARU (UK)

​180
ECTS

100% in
English

Full Time
Afternoon classes

October / February
Intakes

Tuition
10.700€ / year

FALL INTAKE 2020 – ADMISSIONS OPEN!

COURSE DESCRIPTION

ESEI’s three-year Bachelor Degree Programme (BA hons) prepares undergraduates for a successful career in a wide range of industries and is accredited by the Anglia Ruskin University (UK).

By studying the three-year programme with us, you will receive a private BA (Hons) in Business Administration by ESEI International Business School Barcelona and a UK-accredited BA (Hons) in Management by Anglia Ruskin University.

The internationally recognised bachelor’s degree is taught entirely in English and will equip you with the theory and practical skills necessary to distinguish yourself in a competitive international jobs market.

As a graduate, you will also qualify for a wide range of master’s degrees and postgraduate qualifications at ESEI and in other universities and institutions around the world.
You will learn from tutors and professors with many years’ experience in business and entrepreneurship.
The first year consists of an International Diploma in Business (L4DB), the second year is the International Advanced Diploma in Business (L5DB) and in the final year the Bachelor degree is undertaken (with Anglia Ruskin University).

The program is specifically designed to help you combine studying with other opportunities in Barcelona and the wider world. Why wait until you finish your degree, when some opportunities come only once?
Officially authorized by the Catalan department of education to provide education in accordance with the British educational system to Spanish and international students, under registration code 08075402.
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“I really enjoy my time here in ESEI Barcelona. The school is rather small and provides us with very friendly family-like atmosphere, just like my high school.”

Maxime Fiquemont - France

Welcome to ESEI
Welcome to Barcelona

ABOUT
ANGLIA RUSKIN UNIVERSITY

Anglia Ruskin University is a public university in East Anglia, United Kingdom.
It has 39,400 students worldwide and has campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford, Peterborough and London.
It also shares campuses with the College of West Anglia in King’s Lynn, Wisbech and Cambridge

Top 301-350 Worldwide Universities
39th UK University

By the Times Higher Education, 2018

Top 20 UK Universities
for Teaching Quality

By the Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2016

Top 250
Universities in Europe

University Teaching Rankings Europe, 2018

Spirit of Enterprise

Duke of York Award for Entrepreneurship

is a public university in East Anglia, United Kingdom.
It has 39,400 students worldwide and has campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford, Peterborough and London.
It also shares campuses with the College of West Anglia in King’s Lynn, Wisbech and Cambridge

Entrepreneurial University

Anglia Ruskin University received this award in 2014. Which recognized the innovative work with businesses and the way their courses encourage student’s ideas and enterprise.

is a public university in East Anglia, United Kingdom.
It has 39,400 students worldwide and has campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford, Peterborough and London.
It also shares campuses with the College of West Anglia in King’s Lynn, Wisbech and Cambridge

“What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence.
The only consequence is what we do”

John Ruskin

AWARDING BODY

Level 4 and Level 5 Diplomas will be awarded by ESEI International Business School, with the recognition of NCC Education, an Ofqual approved UK Awarding Organisation. Which is an independent educational organisation authorised by the UK’s Department of Education.
Further, ESEI’s level 4 and level 5 qualifications are also fully recognised and authorized by the Catalan department of education. This assures that students, parents, teachers and employers worldwide can be confident that, our qualifications and assessments meet rigorous international quality standards.
Students that have completed ESEI’s Level 4 and Level 5 Diplomas are also eligible to gain entry to final year of the Business Degrees at Anglia Ruskin University in the UK, which is one of the top 350 Universities in the world and fifth largest in the UK.
Students will therefore receive a valid UK honours degree in Management (180 ECTS), awarded directly by Anglia Ruskin University and certificate in BA (Hons) in Business Administration by ESEI International Business School, Barcelona.
UK university degrees are internationally recognised and accepted by employers, Universities and governmental organisations as the gold standard of academic qualifications.
esei business school barcelona

ASSESSMENT

Students are assessed by a combination of assignments and examinations.

DURATION (Three years)

Each academic year requires around 400 hours of compulsory study in classroom (equivalent to 14/15h per week) plus project work and other
independent study.

COMMENCEMENT DATES

You can join our L4, L5 and L6 courses in February and October. 

PROGRESSION

The internationally recognised bachelor’s degree is taught entirely in English and will equip you with the theory and practical skills necessary to distinguish yourself in a competitive international jobs market.

As a graduate, you will also qualify for a wide range of master’s degrees and postgraduate qualifications at ESEI and in other universities and institutions around the world.
You will learn from tutors and professors with many years’ experience in business and entrepreneurship.

FACULTY

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PATHWAYS

At ESEI Barcelona, we are comitted to giving you a competitive advantage in the business world. ESEI offers the opportunity to carry out practical work experience in an area thatmatches your academic and career interests.

ESEI has links with a wide network of leading multinational companies based here in Barcelona. You will have the chance to participate in our internship programme and get real-world practical work experience in an industry or company that matches your career aspirations.

Many of our students go on to work for these companies and are often given work contracts straight after graduation.

​Frequently Asked Questions

What if I apply and Covid precludes my arrival?

In regards the Covid-19 outbreak and studies at ESEI, we are confident that things will normalise pretty soon, and the Fall 2020 intake will go on as planned on campus. However, should you find yourself directly affected, you will be in a position to receive full refund of the tuition paid or process a deferral free of charge to later intakes available in 2021.

Do you offer scholarships?

We do offer scholarship opportunities to students to help them cover a small part of their tuition fee (up to 10%). You will need to attach a scholarship form along with your online application and the other required documents. Please note that the deadline to apply for the scholarship for Fall 2020 would be 31-March-2020 and for Spring 2021 would be 31-Jul-2020. We evaluate each case individually, and apply up to a maximum of 10% if the case is approved. More detailed explanation on scholarship types and requirements accessed here

Do you offer internships?

Job opportunities hugely depend on your qualifications, skills and experience. Around 10 offers are provided by ESEI / month, and we are in direct contact with more than 20 companies and 2 HR agencies for offers each semester. We offer assistance with all of this through our dedicated career services.
You can find more information about our Career Services through the following link
You can read more about career opportunities for international students in the following post

Do you have dorms?

Student Accommodation Options:
1) we provide a list of student accommodation agencies that help our students find their ideal home in barcelona, with attractive promotional codes specific to our students.
2) there is a relocation package with an accommodation agency, you will pay a certain fee and they will send you the accommodation letter you will need for the visa, and they will do the apartment hunt for you and find you the specs you want. More details on both option can be accessed
here

What is the application deadline?

Non-EU citizens needing a student visa to study in Spain, should make sure to secure admission at least three months before the start of the courses to avoid delays in arrival to Barcelona. Late applications received one month prior to the start date of the course will be considered based on the available places left in the programme. Because of the limited number of places available in our programme, we advise you to start your application as early as possible. Applications are being received for Fall 2020.

Will I receive administrative support from the school...

Will I receive administrative support from the school for my residency documents?

ESEI has guidelines on all administrative processes undertaken by students and the school’s staff supports students with this on a one-to-one basis.

More Questions?

Let us know! We would be happy to advise you!

Our admissions team is here to answer your questions. Ask us anything!