Geneva Business School - Barcelona Campus

Geneva Business School (GBS) is an international private educational institution that provides cutting-edge Swiss Quality Education. With campuses located in major European cities, programs are taught 100% in English with an international approach and passion for excellence in business. Classes are small and focused, taught by carefully chosen & professionally-active faculty members

Top reasons to study here

  • Swiss Quality Education and UK Accredited Degrees. Small and focused classrooms & carefully chosen, highly-educated and professionally-active faculty members.
  • Our campus is located in one of the most prestigious neighbourhoods right in the heart of Spain’s second biggest city.
  • International Campus Network. Exciting transfer opportunities between our Barcelona, Geneva and Madrid campuses.

PhD Programmes



In 1995, Institut de Formation en Gestion du Patrimoine (IFGP) was founded to provide instruction to private bankers in Switzerland. As the demand for training in banking, finance & business increased, the school became Geneva Business School (GBS), a leading institution that provides cutting-edge Swiss Quality Education, with campuses located in major cities such as Geneva, Madrid and Barcelona.


GBS offers bachelor’, master’ and doctoral degrees in Finance and Business Administration with seven different different majors focusing, among other specializations, on the  international, geopolitical and digital aspects of management, marketing, entrepreneurship, and Oil & Gas. Our programs are taught 100% in English


Students can choose to specialize in one of our many majors, such as:

  • International Relations

  • International Management

  • Sports Management

  • Digital Marketing

  • Entrepreneurship

  • International Finance

Student Life

Campus life

We are proud of our spectacular campus in cosmopolitan Barcelona. Located in one of the most prestigious neighbourhoods right in the heart of the city, with easy and close access to multiple transportation options. The campus combines classic Barcelona architecture with modern facilities. We also have an elegant terrace to enjoy the great weather Barcelona has to offer.

While studying in GBS you have the opportunity to transfer between our Barcelona, Geneva and Villars campuses through our streamlined exchange program. As a result, you will experience truly international business environments around Europe.

Student clubs

As a Business School, it is paramount to maintain strong ties between students, encourage team spirit and personal development.

Every campus has its own way of organizing these activities, often through the Student Council, which also offer an alternative way to meet new people and network with organizations.


Geneva Business School has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE), the Association of Accredited Schools of Business International (AASBI) and EDUQUA. GBS has also strong ties with partner universities, enabling exchange programs and dual degrees.