El master nos permite ver qué implica la innovación en términos tecnológicos” Rosalba Lilia Bollás y Diego A. Urbina, estudiantes de intercambio del Máster en Emprendimiento e Innovación de la Facultad de Economía y Empresa.



Alumnos del máster de Emprendimiento e Innovación.

Last Friday 19th January, students from the Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation had the chance to participate in two roundtables whithin the framework of the subject "Funding for innovative start-ups", organized by the master's coordinator, Dr. Laia Pié. The guests in these roundtables were Marcel Abad; CEO in the Foundation Opportunities and President of the Spanish Association of Microfinances and Víctor Rubio, CEO in Wenergy and prize for the best young entrepreneur of Catalonia.

This mobility call is only addressed to students enrolled this year 2017-2018 in one of the following URV masters:

- Interuniversity Master of Nutrition and Metabolism.

- Interuniversity Master in Medical Antropology and Global Health.

- Official Master's degree in Business Administration.

- Official Master's degree in Entrepreneurshi`and Innovation.

- Official Master's degree in International Markets

 The award was given to a case study on the strategic map of Vueling Airlines and the key indicators of decision-making of this airline.

Since 2007,  the royal decrees 1393/2007 and 99/2011 require university centers to have an Internal Quality Assurance Systems (IQAS) for the implementation of new bachelor, master and doctoral degrees. The Agency for the Quality of the University System of Catalonia (AQU Catalunya) is responsible for certifying that the IQAS of the centers are implanted and deployed, and that they are adequate for the assurance of their quality.

The next academic year 2017/18, the Faculty offers three official Master:

- Master in Business Administration
- Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- Master in International Markets

The Faculty organizes some sessions to inform about contents, career opportunities and other features of the masters, as well as of the available grants. The next sessions will be:

Dra. Aurèlia Mañé Estrada

On Tuesday, 4th of April, Dr. Aurèlia Mañé Estrada, professor of Economic Policy and International Energy Relationships of the University of Barcelona, attended as a guest to talk about "Energy changes in China". The session took place within the lecture "Emerging Markets" for students of the Master in International Markets taught at the Faculty of Business and Economics.


Imágenes de la visita

The students from the masters in Management and Entrepreneurship and Innovation visited the Port Aventura World facilities last Tuesday 14th of March. The visit took place within the subject Social Corporate Responsibility, Dolors Setó is the responsible professor for the subject.

The students saw the park facilities, the environmental management, and other facilities like the gym for workers. Employees in charge explained the Social Corporate Responsibility practices performed by the company.

La Agencia Tributaria de Cataluña realiza una presentación de las ofertas de plazas para inspectores y gestores tributarios, sesión a cargo de la Sra. Montserrat Pareto Garcia, Directora General de Planificación y Estudios Fiscales, y la Sra. Anna Guembe, Técnica Superior.


Lugar: Aula 0.2 de la Facultad de Economía y Empresa

Fecha y hora: 15 de marzo, a las 13.00 horas.

The director of Human Resources of PortAventura World, Albert Sanantón, attended as a guest to the course Leadership and talent management of the Master in Management of the Faculty of Business and Economics.

The theme of the session was "Talent Management Systems and Policies".

During the 3rd, 4th and 5th of April, the company Borges International Group will organise Master Class sessions for last year students of the Degrees in Business and Management, Economics, Finance and Accounting, and for students of the Masters in Management, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and International Markets of the Faculty of Business and Economics.

Information of the Master Class sessions:

Sessions: 3rd, 4th and  5th of April 2017

The research program "Language skills in the digital age: improving productivity and employability", led by professors of the Faculty of Business and Economics: Antoni Vidal and Amado Alarcón, was selected by the RecerCaixa 2016 program.

Within the subject of Social Responsibility and Business Ethics, the students of the Master's Degree in International Markets taught at the Faculty of Business and Economics have made a visit to the Muntanyeta, Provincial Association of Cerebral Palsy of Tarragona, on 11th of January.

Informative session about the official masters of the Faculty of Business and Economics on Monday 23rd of January at  12.00 hours in the Aula Magna of the Campus Bellissens (Reus).

The teacher of the Faculty of Business and Economics and the main researcher of the research group Social Responsibility, Sustainability and business Ethics (RESET), has been appointed member of the Academic Council of Respon.cat.

You can consult the full article on the website of the URV Digital Newspaper.

Hakima Fassi-Fihri, director of International Relations of the International University of Rabat (Morocco), visited the Universitat Rovira i Virgili on 4th of November.

Both institutions have already attended many meetings aimed to achieve a partnership that will benefit the two universities.

Dr. Mercedes Teruel has attended this meeting in representation of the Faculty of Business and Economics.

An extraordinary meeting of the URV Internationalisation Committee took place on the 19th of October, with the participation of Hans Georg van Liempd, ex-president of the European Association of International Education (EAIE) and head of the Internationalisation Project of the University of Tilburg (Netherlands).

During his visit, he gave a lecture at the Catalunya Campus for members of the administrative staff, teaching staff and research staff of the URV.

Dr. Mercedes Teruel attended the meeting in representation of the Faculty of Business and Economics.