Business and economics are basically concerned with the management of scarce resources. The field deals with the conceptual ideas that are built from thorough research and is mainly concerned with translating those concepts into pragmatic business and professional contexts. Economical theories and empirical techniques fundamentally revolve around human decision making, hence have many direct applications in business, finance, along with non-monetary fields. As such, business programmes benefit from economical theories and deals with the ways to manage people so to organize and maintain collective productivity toward accomplishing particular goals (usually to generate revenue).
Programmes in business and economics provide students with theoretical and practical knowledge of various business, economics, finance, management, accounting and marketing subjects. In addition, awareness of the moral and ethical responsibilities of management is covered during studies as an increasingly important issue. Many programmes adopt a holistic approach to business challenges and issues, along with conventional discipline-based academic subjects. Studying business and economics allows students to develop individual leadership and personal capabilities. Students are provided an intellectual environment where they can improve their critical and innovative thinking capabilities.
Business Administration and Entrepreneurship - The Barcelona Coastline Entrepreneurial Summer School offers a two-week programme combining introductory entrepreneurial training, modern languages, marine sports and a wide range of optional activities.
This is a four-week program for undergraduate students in law, finance or marketing. It is a great way to give a real international dimension to your studies. You will join a group of students from all over the world who have come to the UCLy to enjoy and ideal mix of studies, culture and leisure. Professors of different nationalities will set out their business, law and cultural experience to the E.U.
This programme has been designed for management executives who need to acquire targeted skills, in particular specialists who want to broaden their knowledge of Human Resource Management.
The program, taught by experts, offers interactive and up-close exposure to areas of Italian excellence. Our courses aim to help students use their creativity, innovation, and know-how, to develop the technical and managerial skills necessary in the fields of art and luxury goods.
The European Business Summer School Program aims to develop the students' knowledge in European Business Environment and an understanding of the major challenges of sustainable development and corporate responsibility.
Information Technologies (IT) - The Barcelona Coastline Entrepreneurial Summer School offers a two-week programme combining introductory entrepreneurial training, modern languages, marine sports and a wide range of optional activities.
Game Design - The Barcelona Coastline Entrepreneurial Summer School offers a two-week programme combining introductory entrepreneurial training, modern languages, marine sports and a wide range of optional activities.
The program, taught by experts, offers interactive and up-close exposure to areas of Italian excellence. Our courses aim to help students use their creativity, innovation, and know-how, to develop the technical and managerial skills necessary in the fi elds of art and luxury goods.
The Brussels Summer School is centred on the theme of ‘Europe and the World’ which builds upon the academic strengths of the school. Within this context various sub-themes will be also covered, these include migration, the European Union’s (EU) relationship with emerging powers such as China, and the EU’s response to the global economic crisis.
This course prepares you for participating in or managing projects. You will learn a leading project management method (PRINCE2®), work on project simulations in teams, and experience the different factors that determine the successful completion of a project. As part of the course assessment, you will have the opportunity to do the PRINCE2® Foundation level exam and earn the official PRINCE2® certificate
This course introduces you to the different internal and external elements of a business, helping you to understand the context in which a business operates. It explores common aims and characteristics of business and what makes them different. Business structures, cultures and functions are identified and the political, social, economic, technological and ethical considerations affecting business are introduced.
Explore the challenges faced by European companies, the solutions they find, and gain insight on how business cultures in the European Union (EU) influence the decision-making processes. Focus on new business models, corporate social responsibility, sustainable innovation, and creative approaches to brand identity – all strategies used by European companies to prepare for the future.