Graduates in the Economy and Business Management fields, with or without specific experience in the family business.
Enrolment application via website, sending of the documents and formalisation of admission at the University.
From October to July. Online, with on-site sessions the 23rd, 24th and 25th of November and the 22nd, 23rd and 24 of February.
Master organised with Universitat Oberta de Catalunya
Family business is the main axis of the economic structure in Spain. Almost 90% of the private companies are family businesses. Hence the importance of their weight in economy: they generate more than 65% of employment in the private sector, and represent the 57% of the gross value-added. With the publication of these statistics is shown the importance of the family business in the social and economic structure of Spain. For this reason, the options of establishing professional relationships within the family business are very high, and it is required a very detailed knowledge of its particularities and differentiate elements.
With this new master’s degree in Family Business Management, the students will be studying the strengths and essentials for the family business management. They will be able to implement successfully the skills that will allow them to improve the family business management, the loyalty of the employees and the family implication in order to create adequate professional relationships and beneficial for the company.
The master’s degree in Family Business Management is an interuniversity programme, promoted by Universitat Abat Oliba CEU and Universitat Oberta de Catalunya.
This master's degree counts with the support and participation of the Instituto de la Empresa Familiar, the main business association of these characteristics in Spain.
Faculty composed by well-known experts and professionals chosen by their renowned prestige and specialisation.
The average work placement rate is 95% in the postgraduate studies of the CEU.
The Library Service is conceived as a support unit for study and research. Its most important objective is to meet the educative and scientific demands. It has convenient opening hours, including weekends, with the best computer equipment. In addition, the UAO CEU offers to all the University community a vast digital storage, with free access to its publications from its docent, research or institutional activities carried out by teachers, students or former students from the University.
The Chair in Family Business and Business Creation has developed the master's degree in Family Business Management in collaboration with the UOC.
1. Cultura y valores de la empresa familiar (UOC)
2. Aspectos juridicotributarios (UAO CEU)
3. Entrepreneurship e internacionalización de la EF (UAO CEU)
4. Dirección estratégica y liderazgo (UOC)
5. Estrategia financiera, crecimiento y gestión del patrimonio (UOC)
6. Marketing, comunicación y dirección de personas (UAO CEU)
7. Buen gobierno y continuidad de la empresa familiar (UOC)
Trabajo final de máster (UAO CEU)
Prácticas en empresas (UAO CEU)
Juan Corona. Department Chair Professor in Applied Economics. General Manager of the Family Business Institute. Honorary rector of the Universitat Abat Oliba CEU
Fernando Álvarez. Doctor in Applied Economics. Programme Manager of Business Sciences in Universitat Oberta de Catalunya.
Carmen Ruiz. Teaching assistant in the UAO CEU. Manager of the Business Management Degree in the UAO CEU.
Students who obtain the “master's degree in Family Business Management by the Abat Oliba CEU University” can pursue careers in the following fields:
The master's degree in Family Business Management is an interuniversity master's degree, promoted both by the Abat Oliba CEU University and by the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. This master's degree has the support and participation of the Family Business Institute, the main business association of these characteristics in Spain, which gathers a hundred of leader family businesses in their acitivity sectors.
Once you have made a reservation, the payment of the rest of the registration fee can be carried out in one of the following methods:
This method involves a 3% discount on the enrolment fees.
50% at the time of enrolment and 50% in January.
10 instalments with special financing at 0% interest with Banc Sabadell (Check opening charges).
With Banco Santander, "la Caixa", Catalunya Caixa, BBVA and Banc Sabadell. This method also involves a 3% discount on the enrolment fees.
Postgraduate and University Extension
Bellesguard, 30. 08022 Barcelona
Tel. +34 932 53 72 00
The master's degree in Family Business Management is especially aimed at graduates in the Economic and Business Management fields, with or without specific experience in family business.
Its access is not exclusively limited to university graduates, but in this case an Admission Committee will value the knowledge and professional experience in the business field of each applicant.
The students that get accredited with an official university degree will receive, depending on the degree they passed, a master’s/postgraduate’s diploma. The students that do not have an official university degree will receive a diploma of university extension.
This master's degree is aimed at university graduates, professionals that work in family businesses and at members of families with businesses who might want to increase their knowledge of the managerial and development techniques of the family business.
In addition, it allows to update and to continuously train all those professionals interested in the reality of the family businesses.
This kind of master's degree and the interaction of profiles, such as junior and senior professionals, members of family businesses and newly graduates, create the perfect environment for learning and the use of the different points of view and approaches.
This master's degree intends to capacitate current and future family business managers to carry out a dual professional management, that promotes efficiently the key aspects of the business and incorporates with knowledge the strength of family participation. For this purpose, this master's degree has the following specific objectives: