Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration and Management [ADE], with International Concentration. (E-4)

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1/10/2020 to 30/04/2021

80 places available

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April 17, 2021

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4 years / 240 ECTS

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"Skills and abilities are acquired in the business world at the global level"

What is the Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration and Management [ADE], with International Concentration?

This Undergraduate Degree program in Business Administration and Management, with an International Specialization (E-4), requires studying for two academic school years in the same foreign institution, as well as carrying out internships in each of the countries, thus enriching both the educational training path of students and their experience in different work environments.

Known as "ADE Internacional" in Spanish, this degree in Business Administration with an International Specialization broadens students´ knowledge of the economic-business, political and cultural aspects of the country and other foreign economies. The network of international partners that participate exclusively with Comillas ICADE (IPBS) in this double degree program is composed of: Northeastern University, University of San Diego (USA), Lancaster University (United Kingdom), Dublin City University (Ireland) ), NEOMA Business School (France) and ESB Business School, Reutlingen (Germany).

Expand your knowledge of the economic-business world arena

Studying and working in another country allows students of ADE at ICADE, to be prepared to confront the challenges posed by globalization and to live and carry out their profession in an international context.

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  • Curricular (6 ECTS) and extracurricular internships in prestigious public and private institutions
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Admissions Process


You may participate in Q&A Sessions and Information Days. This step is not required, but potential candidates are encouraged to delve into the Programs, learn about Study Plans and Curricula, ask questions, and gather additional information.

Applying for admission. The process begins via the web page, once the decision has been made concerning the Degree in which applicants wish to enroll. If deemed necessary, you may apply for scholarships, grants and financial aid from the University at the same time as you apply for admission.

You will find information here on everything related to the process of admission and entrance exams.

Communication and legal requirements for access to the University. Having been admitted does not exempt you from proving that you meet the legal requirements for access to the University. Meeting these requirements is an essential prerequisite in order to begin your studies at the University.

Completing the registration process. Once admitted, students must complete the registration process, which is initiated on the web page. It is necessary to submit the registration form and the additional documentation required personally to the University General Registrar´s Office before the end of June.

The Pre-University Campus, is designed for those students who wish to facilitate a smooth beginning as they start their University life. It takes place at the end of August.

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Important Dates

  • Submission of applications: October 1, 2020 to April 30, 2021.
  • Information Sessions and University Open Days: You may consult the dates for the next Information Sessions here.
    Admission Exam: May 8, 2021.
  • Classes start in early September.


Applicant Profile/Requirements and Documentation

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  • The Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration and Management, requires new students to have proactive attitudes and aptitudes in order to acquire knowledge and skills that fit the professional profile in the field of business management in a global world. Mobility and internationalization, together with the professional internships in multinational companies, are key pillars of our educational training offer.

    Thus, the profile of the future student of this degree should be that of a person broadly trained in general knowledge and languages, with great interest in knowing the current domestic and international economic situation, possessing the desire to become an agent of social transformation.


Information on Financial Aid, Grants and Scholarships


Course fees: € 1,575.00 plus nine monthly installments of € 1,405.20 € each.

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Contact Information


Future Students Office

C/ Alberto Aguilera, 21 - 28015 Madrid
Tel.: +34 91 540 61 32

Fax: +34 91 559 65 69

Office hours: From Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 13:30 h
Monday to Thursday from 15:30 to 19:00

Admission Coordinators:

Prof. Dr. Pablo Sanz Bayón

Prof. Dra. Gloria Martín Antón


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Plan de Estudios 2015
Primer cuatrimestre
Fundamentals of Management 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Legal Framework for Business 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Business Mathematics I 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Segundo cuatrimestre
Introduction to Accounting 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Business Mathematics II 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Microeconomics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Christianity and Social Ethics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Professional Skills 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Primer cuatrimestre
Financial Accounting 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Business Statistics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Fundamentals of Marketing 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Macroeconomics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Financial Mathematics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA

Segundo cuatrimestre
Organizational Behavior 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Management accounting 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Fundamentals of Finance 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Quantitative Models for Business and Economics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA

Optativa de 2º (E2) (se cursará una asignatura):
Economic History 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Business Management during the XXI Century 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Dynamic Methods 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Microcredits 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA

Optativa de 2º (E4):
Internship 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Primer cuatrimestre
Strategic Analysis 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Corporate Finance 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Market Research 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
International Macroeconomics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Segundo cuatrimestre
Marketing management 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Human Resources Management 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Business Strategies 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Financial Markets 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Optativas (se cursarán dos asignaturas)
Análisis de Datos 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Analysis of Financial Statements 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Operations Management 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Spanish Economy 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Mathematics applied to financial instruments. 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Models for business decision making 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Management Information Systems 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Técnicas de Predicción 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Primer cuatrimestre
Company Internship 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Segundo cuatrimestre
International Political Economy 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Final Bachelor's Project 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
- En 4º curso los alumnos deberán elegir al menos 12 créditos de optativas de Itinerario.
- La asignatura optativa Prácticas Empresariales (24 créditos) es obligatoria para los alumnos de Mención Internacional.
Consumer Behavior 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Integrated Marketing Communication 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Dirección de Ventas/Sales Management 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Distribución Comercial 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Strategic Brand Management 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Digital Marketing 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
International Marketing 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Company Internships II 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Company Internships III 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Corporate Governance 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Innovation and Strategy 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
New Business Creation 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Leadership and Change Management 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
International Business 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Company Internships II 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Company Internships III 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Sustainable Business 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Negotiation Techniques 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Securities Analysis 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Consolidation of Financial Statements 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Budgetary Control 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Financial Econometrics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Mergers and Acquisitions and Business Reestructurations 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Portfolio Management and Investments 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Financial Risk Management and Derivatives 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Special Accounting Operations 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Company Internships II 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Company Internships III 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Conjuncture Analysis 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Growth and Development 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
European Union Economics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Environmental Economics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
World Economy 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Economía Pública 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Política Económica 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Company Internships II 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Company Internships III 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
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International mobility and exchange programs allow students to study for a period of time at a foreign university, either in the European Union, through the Erasmus+ Program, or at universities in other countries with which Comillas has signed Bilateral Agreements.

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Comillas Pontifical University will offer, for the seventeenth consecutive year and for those students who wish to begin their studies in the 2018-19 academic year, the opportunity to make their first contact with the university and its environment, and to get their foot in the door of the University for a successful start.


  • From August 27 to 31
  • 22,5 hours
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  • Alberto Aguilera Campus

A offer for pre-university education made up of modules that you may select according to your needs and the studies that you have chosen. This will allow you to consolidate your knowledge at the moment of starting your studies and to enter the university environment successfully in the most entertaining and educational way. A team of professors from the university is devoted to carrying out activities in a complete university environment.


Comillas ICADE

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Its origins date back to the year 1956, when Business Management courses were first taught at the residence, owned by the Jesuits, at calle Zorrilla. ICADE has been a reference for more than half a century, up to the present time, in the areas of Law and Business Administration and Management, playing a pioneering role in the implementation of dual degree programs in our country.



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Comprehensive and Professional Training


One of the fundamental objectives of the university is to provide a well-rounded education for students throughout their Undergraduate Studies. For this purpose, the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration (Comillas ICADE) has incorporated two own diplomas for personal and professional development into its programs, adapted to the real needs of ADE students, and framed within the rest of activities aimed at comprehensive training: The Diploma in Communicative Skills and the Foreign Languages Studies and the Diploma in Personal, Communicative, and Professional Skills. In addition, optionally offers a Diploma in Business Analytics.