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A 1 year, intensive, tailored journey.
Porto Business School

The Magellan MBA

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Porto Business School
In Porto (Portugal)

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Typology MBA
Location Porto (Portugal)
Duration 1 Year
Start September 2019
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  • MBA
  • Porto (Portugal)
  • Duration:
    1 Year
  • Start:
    September 2019
    other dates

The Magellan MBA is an international full-time, 1 year intensive programme that is flexible and fully integrated across two European industrial hubs, Porto, Portugal, and Hanover, Germany.

The Magellan MBA is a tailored journey since day one, perfectly paced to provide you with the best amount of hard and soft skills, enlightenment and experiences which will enable you to expand the borders of your career, worldwide

A programme which is the result of more than 25 years of experience, that benefits from the power of small classes, allowing personal attention guidance and training, boosted by the fact that many instructors have doctoral degrees from top universities in Europe and United States or are executives.

The Magellan MBA programme is jointly accredited by AMBA – Association of MBAs and EFMD – European Foundation for Management Development (EPAS) in one of the best European Business Schools – Porto Business School.

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Avenido Fabril do Norte, 425, 4460312, Porto, Portugal
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Starts Sep-2019
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Avenido Fabril do Norte, 425, 4460312, Porto, Portugal
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To take into account

· What are the objectives of this course?

The Magellan MBA provides a full range of development opportunities. From day one, to graduation, you will be exposed to the latest knowledge and best practices across a variety of key management areas representing the hard skills of the industry. At the same time, you will engage in special courses and activities designed to help you discover and enhance your soft skills, both as individuals and as members in groups and organizations. Over the duration of the MBA, you also have the opportunity to partner with Executive MBA and other professional colleagues across both Porto and Hanover, in a number of core and optional initiative tailored to develop your entrepreneurial skills. Finally, throughout the programme, you will also receive personal career coaching and guidance to ensure a promising return to professional life.

· Who is it intended for?

The Magellan MBA is catered to individuals seeking to chart a new professional course in their lives. As a 1 year full-time intensive programme, this MBA is designed to cater to those persons that seek a life-changing journey that will ultimately lead to meaningful shift in their careers.

· What marks this course apart?

A consistent presence in the Financial Times ranking since 2011 marks Porto Business School as one of the best European Business Schools (#62 in 2015) and one of the top 30 business schools in Custom and Open Executive Education. All of this is set in the heart of the 3 time elected "Best European Destination" city of Porto. The eclectic city is a quickly emerging star, the perfect eclectic mix of fashion, nightlife, gastronomy, entrepreneurship and industry.

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Ricardo Souto
5.0 28/09/2017
What I would highlight: Great teaching methods along with enlightening and inspiring professors.
What could be improved: The course could benefit from less theory classes and more hands on exercises.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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Filipe Nogueira
5.0 06/04/2017
What I would highlight: The mix of soft and hard skill development combined with an action oriented and practical curriculum, gave me the courage and confidence to embark in new challenges. Really one of those experiences were you get in proportion to what you give.
What could be improved: .
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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Carmen Dehmel
5.0 02/04/2017
What I would highlight: The Magellan MBA is an exciting journey through a wide range of management skills leading to great personal enhancement for each of us. A well experienced and professional teaching staff from all kinds of business fields and permanent support from the faculty members mixed with the multicultural personalities and different backgrounds of all classmates enhance our learning and our motivation for all upcoming challenges.
What could be improved: .
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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What you'll learn on the course

Supply and Chain Management
Marketing Strategy
Finance strategy
International Business Management
Team Leadership
Organisational Behaviour
Change Management
Business management
Master Business Administration

Teachers and trainers (1)

Renata Blanc
Renata Blanc
Programme Director

Course programme

The Magellan MBA programme is organized as follows:

Foundation Period
- This initial period is designed to provide students with a commin knowledge framework and includes courses such as Introduction to General Managment and Quantitative Methods for Management.

First Term
- This period introduces students to essential core courses and soft skills training. It includes Economics for Managers, as well as Business Ethics.

Second Term
- This period is characterized by intensive training in complementary core courses such as Strategic Management and International Financial Statement Analysis.

Third Term
- In this term, students deepen their experience through elective courses such as International Business and Marketing Simulation, as well as the participartion in the Magellan International Week.

Integrative Term
This is where it all comes together culminating in a Final Consulting Project within the corporate, non-profit, or entrepreneurial industries.

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