Máster en Project Management

executive MBA

Program description

project management full time eae business school

This Master is taught completely in Spanish

The current market dynamism and business environment have led to companies and organisations needing to manage numerous projects in parallel. Within this context, the figure of Project Manager takes on 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.

If you would like further information regarding objectives, study programs, the teaching staff, professional opportunities, entry requirements and enrolment, and grants and financial assistance for the master's degree, see the program description in Spanish.

Students on the Master are registered as Student Members of the PMI

PMP certification in the master in project management

Reasons for taking EAE’s Business School Executive MBA in Barcelona and Madrid:

Key points



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

A 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 in Project Management prepares participants for the examination for certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP)® of the Project Management Institute (PMI). Students who successfully complete the Master are eligible to take the PMP® certification tests run by the PMI.



EAE in the rankings

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). 

Ranking QS

Ranking eduniversal


Certification 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.


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 from 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.





Business Networking

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.


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.


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.


Major + Minor

Major + Minor Anglo-Saxon methodology. 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.




International Residential Program

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.


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PMP is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.