The Advanced Management Programme (AMP) provides the knowledge and content necessary to develop capabilities, mind-sets and values suited to management activities in modern organizations. It is geared towards developing competencies in line with each functional area (strategy, marketing, sales, finance, people, and operations), and what is more, it offers an integral overview of business activities, based on the adoption of strategic thinking on every organizational level.

A key element to underscore is the project conducted alongside classroom activities over the duration of the course. This involves the creation of a case study applicable to the student's business or entity, is directed by an expert member of the teaching staff, and is aimed at contributing an improvement or innovation to their organisation.

Objectives

The Advanced Management Programme aims to meet the following objectives:

  • To gain technical knowledge relating to business management.
  • To use instruments suited to the analysis of the organisation's environment.
  • To understand the behavioural principles of organizations and to identify implications for businesses.
  • To identify the functional areas of an organisation and the relationships between them.
  • To understand production principles and their relationships with management and business knowledge.
  • To understand the principles of ethics and to identify social and environmental implications for businesses.
  • To understand accounting and financial concepts in a business and to link them to management and organizational processes.
  • To understand marketing principles and their practical applications.
  • To understand new technologies and their impact on new markets.
  • To analyse and structure a business problem and to design a solution.
  • To take advantage of the potential arising from information and communications technology.
  • To design a business feasibility study.
  • To develop capabilities for analysis, synthesis and communication.
  • To improve decision-making to good effect.
  • To create work dynamics that lead to methodologies driven by results and continuous improvement.
  • To learn to motivate, manage and direct people.
  • To reinforce and develop negotiation and conflict resolution capabilities.
  • To develop participants' profiles as innovators in order to contribute management changes in their areas of responsibility.
  • To gain specific training for entrepreneurs and new businesses.
  • To build on talent and knowledge to create smart competitive opportunities.

Profiles

This programme is aimed at professionals with management responsibilities for businesses and entities, who would like to better understand and manage daily operations in order to improve their professional effectiveness, and who would like to get up to speed in the world of business management.

Specifically it is aimed at:

  • Management professionals
  • Heads of department
  • Managers of functional divisions in businesses, such as finance, sales, marketing, human resources, production, logistics or purchasing
  • Experts in technical areas who would like to understand business administration
  • Technical professionals oriented towards the area of business management
  • Professionals aiming to update their knowledge and business management methods

Competencies

  • Adapting to new situations
  • Independent learning
  • Analysis and synthesis capabilities
  • Information management capabilities
  • Ability to Reflect
  • Planning and organizational capabilities
  • Ethical commitment
  • ICT knowledge
  • Interpersonal relationships skills
  • Leadership
  • Decision-making
  • Critical reasoning
  • Problem solving
  • Interdisciplinary teamwork

Who it is aimed at

This programme is aimed at professionals with management responsibilities for businesses and entities, who would like to better understand and manage daily operations in order to improve their professional effectiveness, and who would like to get up to speed in the world of business management.

Career opportunities

Completing the Advanced Management Programme puts people in a position to take on roles of greater responsibility within the area of business management. Updating knowledge is a factor of prime importance when it comes to promotions, either within one company or at another. For freelance professionals and consultants, this advanced course for managerial development enables a deeper understanding of businesses' needs. A management strategy perspective means the strategic vision can be embodied in the business's functional divisions.

For professionals with a technical background, the Advanced Management Programme provides the means to adapt their knowledge to the current reality of businesses while also attaining the skills needed for success in management.

According to data from Spain's National Statistics Institute, the annual salary of directors and managers was 148% higher than the average salary.

Cost & Fees

The price of this programme is that which is in effect at the time of enrolment. Consult the section on Instalments and other payment options. When enrolling, you will be able to choose the payment option that best meets your needs.

Program taught in:
English

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Last updated March 13, 2018
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Mar. 2019
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