The current market dynamism and business environment have led to companies and organisations needing to manage numerous projects simultaneously. Within this context, the figure of Project Manager takes on a key importance in organisations and companies of all sizes, as they play a critical role in terms of designing efficient business strategies that take full advantage of the available resources. Meanwhile, globalisation, the emergence of new competitors and sudden changes in business strategies mean that, as well as being equipped with an in-depth knowledge of project management, Project Managers also need to have highly developed personal skills and performance competencies.
In response to this business demand, the Master in Project Management is designed to equip executives to lead, plan, organise and oversee complex global projects efficiently and effectively. Professionals equipped to lead teams based on the development of executive skills and techniques required by directors. In short, Project Directors who can align the present needs of companies in terms of project management with the current requirements stipulated in the global standard of the Project Management Institute (PMI): minimising risks, creating new opportunities and achieving the objectives that have been set.
Top reasons for doing EAE’s Business School Master in Project Management:
The Professional Careers service is focused on guiding and accompanying students to achieve their professional goals and matching their expectations and interests with the jobs market.
International Talent Program
The program aimed at students seeking international professional development, in order to give them maximum visibility amongst the multinational companies collaborating with EAE. Activities are therefore organised such as the Employment Workshops, interviews with head hunters and access is given to international selection consultants around the world.
Project Management Advisory Board
The master study plan is carried out along with the Advisory Board of the Project Management area, formed by 25 professionals from companies like Pepsico, Nike, DHL, Danone, Accenture, Fujitsu, Grupo Planeta, Mango, Grupo Puig, and others.
In the Top 90 of the best Project Management master’s degrees in the world (QS Global Masters 2018 ranking). In the European Top 35 of the best Project Management master’s degrees (Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking Worldwide 2016-2017).
EAE, school with R.E.P. certification
EAE Business School is certified as a “Registered Education Provider” by the Project Management Institute, the main world association of Project Management professionals.
Preparation for PMP professional certification
Participants passing the masters degree will the option of going in for the Project Manager Professional certification examinations (PMP)® of the Project Management Institute (PMI).
Students members of the Project Management Institute
The Master’s Degree in Project Management allows participants to register as Student Members of the Project Management Institute (PMI), giving them access to high-quality resources.
Incorporation of state-of-the-art software
The program incorporates specialised software for simulating or modelling areas or processes related to project Management, such as Microsoft® Project Professional, or Risk de Palisade Corporation, the world leader in risk and decision analysis.
Visits to companies
Students benefit from the extensive program of visits to companies and multinationals specialised in project management, such as Microsoft and Indra.
On the Business Networking cycle, students will attend a series of meetings with professionals from large companies and other EAE students, thanks to which the participants have the chance to expand their network of professional contacts.
Project Management Plan
The master’s degree final work consists of preparing a project to allow the foundations acquired in all of the groups of management processes and knowledge areas of the discipline to be applied within the framework of the PMBOK® Guide, the most important international standard in Project Management.
Soft Skills program
The Soft Skills program is intended to help participating professionals complete their training with the strategic mobilisation of their personal skills. It includes ten independent monthly workshops organised along the Emotional Skills Model.
Major + Minor
EAE has started up the North American Major and Minor methodological system for the first time in Spain, in the place of the traditional optional subject method.
At the end of the study period, students will have the chance to do a two-week residential stay at the University of Texas in San Antonio - UTSA (Texas, USA). This residential stay comes at an additional cost.
EAE is enterprising
The aim is to give the necessary resources and environment for enterprising students from EAE to develop new business ideas. We accompany the needs of the entrepreneurs and investors, as well as those of our students and researchers. Some of the particular services we offer are Training, Financing and Accompaniment for EAE’s enterprising students.