All ALBA MSc Programmes are designed for individuals with a commitment to the respective professional field, regardless of previous work experience. All Programmes are available in both Full Time and Part Time study mode, with the exception of the MSc in Business for Lawyers and the MSc in International Shipping and Finance.
Details per Programme
MSc in International Business and Management
The ALBA MSc in International Business and Management prepares knowleadgeable and action-oriented young professionals for an energetic entry into the globally competitive world of business. The Programme is designed for
MSc in Finance
The ALBA MSc in Finance is the premier academic qualification for those interested in an international career in finance, in the areas of banking, corporate finance, investment management and treasury management.
MSc in Strategic Human Resources Management
The ALBA MSc in Strategic HRM is a Programme tailored to the needs of professionals with a commitment to HR who wish to advance their career in the dynamically changing environment of human resource management.
MSc in Risk Management
The MSc in Risk Management is designed to develop professionals equipped with the knowledge and the analytical skills that will enable them to identify, measure and manage the financial and operational risks latent in every investment, business decision or transaction.
MSc in Marketing
Through a combination of analytics and creativity, the MSc in Marketing will help you improve marketing decision-making in an applied and managerially relevant manner, enabling you to position yourself as a strong human brand in the market for marketing professionals, for the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them (Aristotle, Nichomachean Ethics, Book II).
MSc in Shipping Management
The MSc in Shipping Management is designed to develop professionals equipped with the skills, knowledge and expertise required for a successful career in the demanding and highly competitive world of Shipping. Students will gain solid foundations of ship management, maritime economics, ship technology, chartering, maritime law, insurance, risk and strategic management, which are particularly relevant for companies in this sector.
MSc in International Shipping and Finance: This 10 month Programme seeks to address the needs of the rapidly evolving, highly competitive and capital-intensive shipping industry that have led to increasing demand from shipping and transportation companies as well as finance and consulting firms for personnel with shipping specific, practical financial management skills and knowledge. It is jointly delivered by the ICMA Centre at Henley Business School, University of Reading, in the UK and ALBA Graduate Business School in Greece. Students will be awarded two full time MSc degrees in International Shipping and Finance, one from each institution (Dual degree award). The degree is accredited by the: Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS), Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment (CISI), International Capital Markets Association (ICMA)
MSc in Business for Lawyers
Clients are in need of lawyers who understand their business. The ALBA MSc in Business for Lawyers Programme is the only academic qualification that prepares lawyers to confront complex problems in the corporate environment and financial markets. The Programme enables legal professionals to gain a solid theoretical understanding as well as a practical approach to economic and financial issues related to the day-to-day operations of a business firm.
Double Masters Programme for Lawyers
This unique double postgraduate Programme seeks to address the needs of the modern law practitioner who wants to bridge the specialized legal knowledge with business practice and corporate applications. The ALBA Graduate Business School at The American College of Greece has partnered with the University of Reading, School of Law to enable students to complete two graduate degree Programmes in 16 months.
Participants of the Double Masters Programme will study for the MSc in Business for Lawyers at ALBA and one of the LLM Programmes offered by the Law School of the University of Reading.
Name of the school: ALBA Graduate Business School at the American College of Greece
Campus: Xenias 6-8, 11528, Athens, Greece
Accreditation: AMBA & EPAS
Number of Faculty: 22 resident faculty + 62 visiting faculty
Courses held in: English
Length of Courses:
MSc in Finance, MSc in Risk Management, MSc in Marketing, MSc in international Business and Management, MSC in Shipping Management : 12 months full time, 24 months part time;
MSc in Strategic Human Resource Management 14 months;
MSc in Business for Lawyers 16 months;
Starting Dates : September;
Exept MSc in Strategic Human Resource Management – January;
Application Deadlines: Please visit our website -www.alba.edu.gr
Bachelor's degree required :
MSc in Finance, MSc in Risk Management – BSc in Economics, Business Administration, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Econometrics, Statistics, Accounting, Finance
MSc in Strategic Human Resource Management , MSc in Marketing, MSc in international Business and Management, MSC in Shipping Management – any discipline
MSc in Business for Lawyers - LLB; MSc in International Business and Management - any discipline
Prior educational background -
Tests required and level: TOEFL (minimum 100); IELTS (minimum 7.0)
Specific Languages tests: TOEFL; IELTS; Proficiency of Cambridge; Proficiency of Michigan
Languages fluency: English
References: 2 letters of recommendation
Application fee : €60
Tuition fees: €12.500
Instalments : yes
Scholarships availability: Yes for all Programmes. Visit www.alba.edu.gr/scholarships
Address: ALBA Graduate Business School at the American College of Greece, 6-8 Xenias street, 11528, Athens, Greece
Telephone: +30 210 89 64 531
Masters programs director : Nikos Mylonopoulos, Associate Dean
Internation Students : Zoe Kourounakou : email@example.com
MSc in International Business and Management: mscIBManagement@alba.edu.gr
MSc in Finance: firstname.lastname@example.org
MSc in Risk Management: email@example.com
MSc in Marketing: firstname.lastname@example.org
MSc in Shipping Management : email@example.com
MSc in Strategic Human Resource Management:firstname.lastname@example.org
MSc in Business for Lawyers: email@example.com
ALBA Website: www.alba.edu.gr