Degree in Business Administration

240 credits - Faculty of Economics and Business

The Degree in Business Administration aims to provide the necessary knowledge and skills for business administration and management. The programme intends to train professionals who, with solid economic knowledge, are able to carry out administration and management, analysis, and advisory tasks whether at SMEs or at TNCs. In turn, the programme is aimed at both general management and each of the functional areas in a business: production, human resources, finances, marketing, administration and accounts. The skills graduates will attain include: the ability to analyse a business in its environment and identify and anticipate market opportunities; assign and distribute available resources; gather, organise, interpret and transmit relevant information; hire and motivate staff, take decisions and teamwork, and adapt to new technologies and new economic realities. In order to ensure success in an ever more globalised world, students will acquire the ability to understand, speak and write in English.

Credit Summary

Core Training Mandatory Elective Subjects External Practicum Final Degree Project Total
  60   120   30   18   12 240

Pathway in English

Students have the possibility of attaining the Pathway in English accredication if they take at least 100 degree credits in English:

  • A minimum of 60 credits in the first three years (from core and obligatory subjects).
  • A stay at an overseas university, studying in English.
  • Students knowledge of English, as required to obtain the degree, will be accredited.

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Subjects

First-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
20400 - Basic Notions of Law Basic training 6,0 Catalan, Spanish First semester
20600 - Economic Environment Basic training 6,0 Catalan, Spanish, English First semester
20601 - Mathematics Basic training 6,0 Catalan, Spanish First semester
20602 - Introduction to Markets and Financial Operations Basic training 6,0 Spanish, English First semester
21200 - Finance Accounting I Basic training 6,0 Catalan, Spanish, English First semester
20604 - Tax System Basic training 6,0 Spanish Second semester
20605 - Microeconomics Basic training 6,0 Catalan, English Second semester
20606 - Analysis of Economic Data Basic training 6,0 Spanish, English Second semester
20607 - Introduction to Business Basic training 6,0 Spanish, English Second semester
21201 - Finance Accounting II Basic training 6,0 Catalan, Spanish Second semester
Second-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
21202 - Financial Economics Compulsory 6,0 Spanish, English First semester
21203 - Economic History of Enterprises Compulsory 6,0 Catalan First semester
21204 - Production and Operation Management Compulsory 6,0 Spanish First semester
21205 - Econometrics Compulsory 6,0 Catalan, Spanish, English First semester
21206 - Cost Accountancy Compulsory 6,0 Spanish First semester
21207 - Corporate Investment and Financing Decisions Compulsory 6,0 Catalan, Spanish, English Second semester
21208 - Design of Organisations Compulsory 6,0 Catalan, Spanish, English Second semester
21209 - Industrial Economics Compulsory 6,0 Catalan, Spanish Second semester
21210 - Spanish and World Economics Compulsory 6,0 Catalan, Spanish Second semester
21211 - Comporate Law Compulsory 6,0 Spanish Second semester
Third-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
21212 - Financial Risk Management Compulsory 6,0 Spanish First semester
21213 - Business Strategy Compulsory 6,0 Catalan, English First semester
21214 - Macroeconomics Compulsory 6,0 Spanish First semester
21215 - Financial and Corporate Accounting Compulsory 6,0 Spanish First semester
21216 - Commercial Management I Compulsory 6,0 Catalan, English First semester
21217 - Financial Management Compulsory 6,0 Catalan, Spanish Second semester
21218 - Management of Human Resources Compulsory 6,0 Spanish, English Second semester
21219 - Commercial Management II Compulsory 6,0 Spanish Second semester
21220 - Account Analysis and Auditing Compulsory 6,0 Spanish Second semester
21221 - Market Research and Consumer Behaviour Compulsory 6,0 Catalan Second semester
Fourth-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
21222 - Final Degree Project Final Assignment 12,0 Catalan, Spanish Second semester
21223 - Practical Placements Work Experience 18,0 Catalan, Spanish Second semester
Elective subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
20632 - Survey Analysis and Multivariate Techniques Optional 6,0 Spanish First semester
20639 - Administrative Law Optional 3,0 Spanish First semester
20647 - Corporation Tax Optional 6,0 Spanish First semester
20648 - Consumption Tax Optional 6,0 Spanish First semester
21225 - Account Auditing Optional 6,0 Spanish First semester
21229 - Banking Products Optional 3,0 Spanish First semester
21230 - Financial Marketing Optional 3,0 Spanish First semester
21239 - Innovation Management Optional 6,0 Spanish First semester
21242 - International Business Optional 6,0 Catalan First semester
21243 - Social Responsibility and Business Ethics Optional 6,0 Catalan First semester
21246 - E-Marketing Optional 3,0 Catalan First semester
20514 - Tourism Industry Contracts Optional 6,0 Spanish Second semester
20625 - Economic Evaluation of Projects Optional 6,0 Spanish Second semester
20642 - Education and Labour Market Optional 6,0 Spanish Second semester
20646 - Personal Income Tax Optional 6,0 Spanish Second semester
21145 - Business English Optional 6,0 English Second semester
21226 - Accountancy and Management Control Optional 6,0 Spanish Second semester
21227 - Bank Management Optional 6,0 Spanish Second semester
21228 - Financial Stock Markets Optional 6,0 Spanish Second semester
21231 - Banking Law and Insurance Optional 6,0 Spanish Second semester
21235 - Entrepreneurship Optional 6,0 Spanish Second semester
21240 - Family Business Optional 6,0 Catalan Second semester
21241 - Management Skills Optional 6,0 English Second semester
20631 - Economic and Political Regulation of Competition Optional 6,0
20637 - Evaluation of Public Policies Optional 3,0
20638 - Public Management Optional 6,0
20641 - Management of Public Contracting Optional 3,0
20649 - International Taxation Optional 3,0
21224 - Account Consolidation Optional 6,0
21232 - Assurances Optional 3,0
21233 - Monetary Economics Optional 3,0
21234 - Dynamic Econometrics Optional 3,0
21236 - Labour Law Optional 6,0
21237 - Business Negotiation Strategies Optional 6,0
21238 - Quality Management Optional 6,0
21244 - Tourist and Services Marketing Optional 6,0
21245 - Commercial Distribution Marketing Optional 6,0
21247 - Promotional Tourism Management Optional 6,0
21248 - Sales Management Optional 6,0
21249 - Logistics Optional 3,0
21250 - Information Technology Management Optional 6,0
21251 - Marketing of Public Administrations Optional 3,0
21252 - Public Accountancy Optional 6,0

Calendar, specified by time groups

Timetable group Schedule Examinations
ADE Degree 1st year g. 50 English (m) (PATHWAY IN ENGLISH) schedule examinations
ADE Degree 1st year g. 51 (m) schedule examinations
ADE Degree 1st year g. 52 (m) schedule examinations
ADE Degree 1st year g. 53 (m) schedule examinations
ADE Degree 1st year g. 54 (m) schedule examinations
ADE Degree 1st year g. 57 (h) schedule examinations