IE officially inaugurated this month the Saudi-Spanish Center for Islamic Economics and Finance. Some of the guest speakers share their views on the role and influence of Islamic Finance in the current global financial turmoil : Mr. Abdulrazak Elkheraji, Executive VP and Head of the Islamic Banking Group: Dr. Rja Bin Mnahi Al-Marzooqi, of the…Details
IE China Club hosted the Chinese New Year event on 19th January 2012, celebrating the Year of Dragon. The Ambassador of China to Spain, Mr. Zhu Bangzao, has attended as the Guest of Honour delivery the opening speech for this event. Around 80 corporative executives from the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Caja, Telefónica,…Details
Imagine social media without images and videos? If you replace all the visual media on Facebook with just text, wouldn’t it be boring? Who is creating this content? What is the message behind it? Can we develop – on a corporate level – a strategic approach to communicate our values through visual media? To gain…Details
How can you convince top managers to invest more in corporate communication? Experts from top leading institutions give their opinion and provide us with good arguments on why corporate communication is important . Hereafter some quotations from the video “The importance of Corporate Communication”. – “Companies understood that communication has to be supported by behavior, […] making a…Details
IE Business School’s International MBA program is No. 3 in Europe and No. 8 worldwide according to the latest Financial Times ranking of MBA programs. The result of this latest ranking further consolidates IE Business School’s International MBA as the best in Spain. This year 87% of IE Business School’s International MBA is made up…Details
For the upcoming academic year 2012-13, IE University launches the Bachelor in International Relations. This 4-year degree is a hands-on, practical and comprehensive program that prepares students for a career in the international public and private sectors, guaranteed by the expertise and know-how of IE School of Arts and Humanities, a member of the exclusive Association of…Details
Studying a BA in Psychology might seem irrelevant to the job market nowadays. Business, Engineering, Law or even International Relations look, especially to parents, to be a more promising option. Learn from the Dean of the School of Social and Behavioral Science, Prof. Dr. Lee Newman, why this impression is not quite right and how…Details
This week the IE expanded its official alumni network by another chapter in Melbourne, Australia. With a continuously growing group with currently about 15 members, Jason Andrew, EMBA 2011, took the lead and will be president of this chapter. For the start the gatherings will happen every 3 months. To connect with Alumni in the Melbourne…Details
The Master in Advanced Finance class 2012 has already started! This year the class welcomes students from 13 countries of 5 continents, with an average age of 29, ranging from 24 to 36 years old, 23% women, and an average full time working experience of 5 years. The countries represented are: Brazil, Canada, China,…Details
The Bachelor in Business Administration will comprise two sections run in Madrid and Segovia as from the 2012-2013 academic year. IE University’s Bachelor in Business Administration will have a section based in Madrid for the coming 2012-2013 academic year in addition to that of Segovia. The Madrid-based option is the latest addition to IE University’s…Details
In the summer of 2011, sixteen MBA students from IE Business School travelled to South Africa to take part in a 7 week life-changing experience. As fellows of the Leadership Development Program of the Emzingo group they worked on consulting projects for local NGOs.
The other day we met with Tarun to talk about his first impressions on his new life at IE University. He started the BBA program in September 2011 and met with classmates from over 70 different countries. Tarun graduated with his IB Diploma from the Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) in Singapore. What attracted you to come…Details
The IE Consulting Project (IECP) is offered during the elective period and ends with a presentation to senior management at a Fortune 100 company. During the International MBA program students have the opportunity to participate in several real consulting projects. Watch the video below to learn more!
In recent years the need to close the gap between developed and developing countries has become increasingly urgent, particularly in the shadow of the current economic crisis. The corporate world is aware of its growing role in socio-economic development and increasingly the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) movement enables it to assume this role in a…Details