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Master's Degree in Business Management (MBA)

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ABOUT THE

Program

The Master’s Degree in Business Management (MBA) from the Universidad Industrial de Santander (UIS), based on its theoretical foundation and curriculum development, aims to train highly specialized professionals in business management through the development of skills in the areas of strategy and administration, finance and economics, operations management, quality and technology, and marketing and entrepreneurship.

The program offers an optimal environment for the promotion of creativity and innovation, through the assimilation of new ideas and knowledge, which profiles its students as highly qualified professionals to identify and implement strategies that generate real value to organizations in the regional and national context.

Bucaramanga, Santander: SNIES 90966| High quality accreditation: Qualified Registration Resolution No. 022321 of November 24, 2023 of the Ministerio de Educación Nacional (valid for 6 years).

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DEGREE:

Master in Business Management

DURATION:

3 Semesters

MODALITY:

On-site synchronous (80 %) / On-line synchronous (20 %)

CAMPUS

Main Campus Bucaramanga

DEGREE:

Master in Business Management

DURATION:

3 Semesters

MODALITY:

On-site synchronous (80 %)
On-line synchronous (20 %)

CAMPUS:

Main Campus Bucaramanga

APPLICANT

Profile

The Master's Degree in Business Management (MBA) from the Universidad Industrial de Santander (UIS) is aimed at professionals in the fields of management, finance, economics, quality technology, marketing, entrepreneurship or operations management. The applicant must demonstrate at least two years of professional experience and at least one year in decision-making positions.

GRADUATE

Profile

Graduates of the Master's Degree in Business Management (MBA) from the Universidad Industrial de Santander (UIS) stand out for:

  • Transmit their knowledge and approaches in a convincing and clear way, locating problems and generating solutions on a permanent basis.

  • Identify business opportunities.

  • Design and lead a comprehensive vision of the future from the appropriate organization of resources. 

  • Implement and report tangible results in optimal terms and conditions, which results in a focus on making the right decisions.

LABOR

Field

The Master in Business Management graduated from the Universidad Industrial de Santander (UIS) may serve as:

  • Manager with knowledge of the global business environment, which will allow him to respond effectively to organizational demands.

  • Competent administrator in business management, who is able to design, undertake and execute new business initiatives.

  • Consultant or advisor in public or private organizations at regional, national and international level.

  • Strategist with innovative skills in a constantly changing business environment.

OUR

Accreditations

High quality accreditation: Ministerio de Educación Nacional (MEN) Resolution no. 008600 of May 25, 2023 (valid for six years).

APPLICANT

Profile

The Master’s Degree in Business Management (MBA) from the Universidad Industrial de Santander (UIS) is aimed at professionals in the fields of management, finance, economics, quality technology, marketing, entrepreneurship or operations management. The applicant must demonstrate at least two years of professional experience and at least one year in decision-making positions.

GRADUATE

Profile

Graduates of the Master’s Degree in Business Management (MBA) from the Universidad Industrial de Santander (UIS) stand out for:

  • Transmit their knowledge and approaches in a convincing and clear way, locating problems and generating solutions on a permanent basis.

  • Identify business opportunities.

  • Design and lead a comprehensive vision of the future from the appropriate organization of resources. 

  • Implement and report tangible results in optimal terms and conditions, which results in a focus on making the right decisions.

LABOR

Field

The Master in Business Management graduated from the Universidad Industrial de Santander (UIS) may serve as:

  • Manager with knowledge of the global business environment, which will allow him to respond effectively to organizational demands.

  • Competent administrator in business management, who is able to design, undertake and execute new business initiatives.

  • Consultant or advisor in public or private organizations at regional, national and international level.

  • Strategist with innovative skills in a constantly changing business environment.

OUR

Accreditations

High quality accreditation: Ministerio de Educación Nacional (MEN) Resolution no. 008600 of May 25, 2023 (valid for six years).

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Academic

Curriculum

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Code:  00000        Credits:  2  - Strategic thinking and analysis
analysis


Code:  00000        Credits:  2  -Innovation and entrepreneurship


Code:  00000        Credits:  2  -Social, political and economic
economic situation 


Code:  00000        Credits:  2  - Financial analysis and
budgets


Code:  00000        Credits:  2  -  Elective Subject I


Code:  00000        Credits:  2  - Application Workshop I

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Code:  00000        Credits:  2  - Marketing strategies and plans
marketing


Code: 00000        Credits:   2  - Financial evaluation


Code: 00000        Credits:   2  -  Supply Chain Management


Code: 00000        Credits:   2  -  Sustainability management


Code: 00000        Credits:   2  -  Elective Subject II


Code: 00000        Credits:   2  -  Application work II

 

 

 

 

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Code: 00000           Credits:  2  - Strategic management systems


Code: 00000           Credits:  2  - Human talent management


Code: 00000           Credits:  2  -  International business management


Code: 00000           Credits:   2  - Management skills


Code: 00000           Credits:   2  -  Elective Subject III


Code: 00000           Credits:   1  - Seminario de trabajo de
aplicación


Code: 00000           Credits:   4 - Application work  


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Strategy and management


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  - Strategic Management Control


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  - Organizational Learning


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  - Recovery of Projects in Crisis


Code: 00000           Credits:   2  -Characterization of Projects


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  -  Due Diligence


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  - Evaluation Expost


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  -  Agile Methodologies


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  - Business Research Methods


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Finance and Economics


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  - International Finance


Code:  00000           Credits:  2  -Global Economic and Financial Context


Code:  00000           Credits:  2  - Advanced Financial Engineering


Code:  00000           Credits:  2  -  Project finance


Code:  00000           Credits:  2  - Valuation of Companies


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  - Investment and Corporate Finance


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Operations Management


Code:  00000           Credits:  2  - Project Management


Code:   00000           Credits:   2  -Integration of Processes and Technology


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  - International Logistics


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Marketing


Code:   00000           Credits:  2  - Consumer Behavior


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Management competences


Code:   00000           Credits:  2   -  Management Theory and Management Styles


Code:   00000           Credits:   2  -  Public Relations


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  -  Negotiations


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Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Sustainability

Code:  00000           Credits:   2  - Business Models


Code:0000                Credits:   2  -  Legal Business Environment


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  -  Innovation and Technology Management


Code:  00000           Credits:   2  - Corporate Social Responsibility

 

 

KEEP IN MIND

Additional Information

            Bucaramanga 

1st semester

2024

* Subject to demand

Registration opening  

Registration closing

Interviews 

Admission results  

Classes start  

  

October 15, 2023

February 23, 2024

February 24, 2024

February 28, 2024

March 15, 2024

 

Requirements list

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
  • UIS registration form duly completed and signed.
  • Resume, it has to be done in the UIS format established institutionally for this purpose, with the attachment of the certificates and copies of documents that corroborate what is described in it.
  • Photocopy of valid identity document valid in Colombia or valid passport for foreigners.
  • Recent document type photo, preferably in digital format, white background 3×4.
  • Photocopy of the diploma or Photocopy of the undergraduate degree certificate required by the program, issued by a recognized HEI in Colombia.
    • Notice 1: If the applicant has a degree from a foreign university, it must be duly apostilled and translated into Spanish if it is in a foreign language.
    • Notice 2: The degrees must be validated by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional of the Republic of Colombia in case the applicant is going to study a master’s degree in the area of health, law or any other area regulated by national regulations that require this administrative act.
  • Certificate of the grades obtained during undergraduate studies, with a weighted average equal to or higher than three point fifty (3.50), and those of the research or in-depth master’s degree programs completed.
    • Notice 3: In the case of UIS undergraduate alumni, it is not necessary to provide it.
  • Receipt of payment issued by the UIS treasury for the current value of the registration or receipt of consignment in the account authorized by the UIS.
 

  • Notice A: All the documents listed above must have a digital version in PDF in order to complete the online registration process.
  • Notice B: All documents must be submitted physically. To hand the documents in, please go to the postgraduate office of the program in the city where you wish to take the academic program or to the offices of the entity with which the UIS has an agreement with.
  • Notice C: When physical documents are submitted, additional documents that you consider relevant for the admission must be attached.
  • Notice D: On the page “Start the registration process” the formats to fill out the requested documentation can be downloaded.

Inscription

0,25 S.M.M.L.V.

Tuition fees per semester

1 S.M.M.L.V.

Academic fees per semester

7,5 S.M.M.L.V.

The university has a mechanism through which the financial obligations of a student can be partially or totally covered by a company or entity that wishes to support the student.

Also, various forms of payment have been arranged so that students can combine the available forms of payment according to their particular conditions. On the page "Start registration process" you will find the available options.

Additionally, to facilitate access to postgraduate programs, the UIS has signed various agreements with entities specialized in educational credit. These agreements seek facilities and better credit conditions for UIS students.

* Students who have the voting certificate from the last popular election process in Colombia may request a 10% discount on tuition fees.

KEEP IN MIND

Additional Information

1st semester

2024

*Subject to demand of the program.




Bucaramanga

Registration start

Oct 15, 2023

Registration deadline

Feb 23, 2024

Interviews

Feb 24, 2024

Admission results

Feb 28, 2024

Classes start

Mar 15, 2024

Requirements list

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

  • UIS registration form duly completed and signed.
  • Resume, it has to be done in the UIS format established institutionally for this purpose, with the attachment of the certificates and copies of documents that corroborate what is described in it.
  • Photocopy of valid identity document valid in Colombia or valid passport for foreigners.
  • Recent document type photo, preferably in digital format, white background 3×4.
  • Photocopy of the diploma or Photocopy of the undergraduate degree certificate required by the program, issued by a recognized HEI in Colombia.
    • Notice 1: If the applicant has a degree from a foreign university, it must be duly apostilled and translated into Spanish if it is in a foreign language.
    • Notice 2: The degrees must be validated by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional of the Republic of Colombia in case the applicant is going to study a master’s degree in the area of health, law or any other area regulated by national regulations that require this administrative act.
  • Certificate of the grades obtained during undergraduate studies, with a weighted average equal to or higher than three point fifty (3.50), and those of the research or in-depth master’s degree programs completed.
    • Notice 3: In the case of UIS undergraduate alumni, it is not necessary to provide it.
  • Receipt of payment issued by the UIS treasury for the current value of the registration or receipt of consignment in the account authorized by the UIS.

  • Notice A: All the documents listed above must have a digital version in PDF in order to complete the online registration process.
  • Notice B: All documents must be submitted physically. To hand the documents in, please go to the postgraduate office of the program in the city where you wish to take the academic program or to the offices of the entity with which the UIS has an agreement with.
  • Notice C: When physical documents are submitted, additional documents that you consider relevant for the admission must be attached.
  • Notice D: On the page “Start the registration process” the formats to fill out the requested documentation can be downloaded.

Inscription

0,25 S.M.M.L.V.

Tuition fees per semester

1 S.M.M.L.V.*

Academic fees per semester

7,5 S.M.M.L.V.


The university has a mechanism through which the financial obligations of a student can be partially or totally covered by a company or entity that wishes to support the student.

Also, various forms of payment have been arranged so that students can combine the available forms of payment according to their particular conditions. On the page "Start registration process" you will find the available options.

Additionally, to facilitate access to postgraduate programs, the UIS has signed various agreements with entities specialized in educational credit. These agreements seek facilities and better credit conditions for UIS students.

* Students who have the voting certificate from the last popular election process in Colombia may request a 10% discount on tuition fees.

OUR

Faculty

Edwin Alberto Garavito Hernández, professor of the School of Industrial and Business Studies, UIS, is presented to the general public and the educational community. Master in Industrial Engineering. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the professor is located in the center.

Edwin Alberto Garavito Hernández

Master of Industrial Engineering

Juan Camilo Lesmez Peralta, professor of the School of Industrial and Business Studies, UIS, is introduced to the general public and the educational community. Master in Business Management. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the professor is located in the center.

Juan Camilo Lesmez Peralta

Master in Business Management

Henry Lamos Díaz, professor of the School of Industrial and Business Studies, UIS, is introduced to the general public and the educational community. D. in Physics. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the professor is located in the center.

Henry Lamos Díaz

Doctor of Physics - Mathematics

Néstor Raúl Ortiz Pimiento, professor of the School of Industrial and Business Studies, UIS, is introduced to the general public and the educational community. D. in Engineering. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the professor is located in the center.

Néstor Raúl Ortiz Pimiento

Master in Systems Engineering

Orlando Enrique Contreras Pacheco, professor of the School of Industrial and Business Studies, UIS, is introduced to the general public and the educational community. D. in Management. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the professor is located in the center.

Orlando Enrique Contreras Pacheco

Doctor of Management

Carlos Eduardo Díaz Bohórquez, professor of the School of Industrial and Business Studies, UIS, is presented to the general public and the educational community. Master in Industrial Engineering. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the professor is located in the center.

Carlos Eduardo Díaz Bohórquez

Master in Industrial Engineering

Martha Liliana Torres Barreto, professor at the School of Industrial and Business Studies, UIS, is introduced to the general public and the educational community. D. in Economics. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the professor is located in the center.

Martha Liliana Torres Barreto

Doctor in Economic Sciences

Aura Cecilia Pedraza Avella, professor of the School of Industrial and Business Studies, is presented to the general public and the educational community. D. in Economics. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the professor is located in the center.

Aura Cecilia Pedraza Avella

PhD in Economics

Juan Benjamín Duarte Duarte, professor of the School of Industrial and Business Studies, UIS, is introduced to the general public and the educational community. D. in Business Finance. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the professor is located in the center.

Juan Benjamín Duarte Duarte

Doctor of Business Finance

Hugo Ernesto Martínez Ardila, professor of the School of Industrial and Business Studies, UIS, is introduced to the general public and the educational community. D. in Engineering. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the professor is located in the center.

Hugo Ernesto Martínez Ardila

PhD in Engineering

Carlos Enrique Vecino Arenas, professor of the School of Industrial and Business Studies, UIS, is introduced to the general public and the educational community. D. in Administration. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the professor is located in the center.

Carlos Enrique Vecino Arenas

Doctor of Administration

Olga Patricia Chacón Arias, professor of the Faculty of Physical and Mechanical Engineering, is presented to the general public and the educational community. D. in Administrative Sciences. The photo was taken in the foreground, white background and the Dean is located in the center.

Olga Patricia Chacón Arias

Doctor of Administrative Sciences

Edna Rocío Bravo Ibarra

Doctor of Business Administration

Javier Eduardo Arias Osorio

Master in Administration

Luis Eduardo Becerra Ardila

Doctor of Engineering: Management and Technological Development in Engineering

Piedad Arenas Díaz

Master in Science and Technology Policy and Management

Eliana Marcela Peña Tibaduiza

Master in Industrial Engineering

AGREEMENTS

and allies

The UIS has established different agreements with national and international entities in order to have a greater impact on their training, teaching, research and related processes in the articulation of the public university with the different social actors.

 

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Master’s Degree in Business Management (MBA)

Phone: +57 (607) 632 4007

PBX: +57 (607) 634 4000

Phone extension: 2837

Email: posgradosindustrial@uis.edu.co

UIS Central Campus

Bucaramanga, Santander

Address: carrera 27 #09 (Ciudad universitaria)

Edificio – Escuela de Estudios Industriales y Empresariales

Oficina 401

Office hours:

Monday to Friday

7:00 a.m. – 12:00 m.

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Do yo want more information?

Contact Us

Master’s Degree in Business Management (MBA)

Phone: +57 (607) 632 4007

PBX: +57 (607) 634 4000

Phone extension: 2837

Email: posgradosindustrial@uis.edu.co

UIS Central Campus

Bucaramanga, Santander

Address: carrera 27 #09 (Ciudad universitaria)

Edificio – Escuela de Estudios Industriales y Empresariales

Oficina 401

Office hours:

Monday to Friday

7:00 a.m. – 12:00 m.

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Do yo want more information?

Contact Us

Master’s Degree in Business Management (MBA)

Phone: +57 (607) 632 4007

PBX: +57 (607) 634 4000

Phone extension: 2837

Email: posgradosindustrial@uis.edu.co

UIS Central Campus

Bucaramanga, Santander

Address: carrera 27 #09 (Ciudad universitaria)

Edificio – Escuela de Estudios Industriales y Empresariales

Oficina 401

Office hours:

Monday to Friday

7:00 a.m. – 12:00 m.

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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