Contemporary Topics in Business Strategy

About the course

Short-term Professional Development Program Abroad

Program Theme

An intensive course focused on current issues of Strategic Management, such as: innovation, sustainability, emerging technologies and development of public and private partnerships.


Undergraduates interested in Business Management


The program aims to develop the critical and creative spirit of the participants, enabling them to lead managerial change processes of strategic nature in their organization.

Contemporary Topics in Business Strategy

Benefits for scholarship holders participating in this program:

  • Business English course for nonnative speakers with no additional costs
  • Assistance and documents for UK visa

  • Academic and logistics preparation for the program

Why should I attend this course?

  • Professors are PhDs with vast professional experience at executive levels;
  • Two meetings with local executives within the activity schedule;
  • Intensive course focused on current topics of strategic management, such as innovation, sustainability, emerging technologies and development of public and private partnerships;
  • Learn how to deal with the current challenges of organizations' management processes and constantly seek innovations and competitive advantages from a global perspective.

Check the opinion of our former students

Testimonials from IBS Americas students who attended Bayswater College London

January - 2024

Igor Pereira Leão

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January - 2020

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January - 2020

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January - 2020

David Mora Salazar

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January - 2020

Matheus Menzato

Contemporary Topics in Business Strategy


Blue Ocean Strategy, Value Innovation, and comparison to “red ocean” strategies; 3 tiers of non-customers, Strategy Canvas; Business Cases and Company Visits.

Triple Bottom Line as a Corporate Objective, Sustainability and Competitive Advantage; Business Cases and Company Visits.

Innovation Strategy, Reverse Innovation, Emerging Technologies; Co-creation and Intellectual Property Management; Public-Private partnerships; Business Cases. Business Cases and Graduation Ceremony.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Advanced programs are designed for graduate students with a minimum of 3 years of working experience in their field of interest.

We recommend that you take your laptop to develop the work and activities. It will also be useful for accessing the library and digital materials made available by the professors. 

It varies according to each home University or College. Some may accept the transcript of credits based on the course content, syllabus and class hours. However, the specific arrangement needs to be made directly with your home University. IBS Americas is happy to work with your Institution to provide any documentation required for a credit transfer process. Consult your secretary. 

Professor Ricardo Britto

PhD in Business Administration from FEA/USP, he is one of the most experienced Brazilian professors in International Business.

  • Location
    London - England
  • Dates
    3 weeks (January or July)
  • Investment
    £ 5.490 + Enrollment: £ 70
    Check opportunities for partial scholarships
  • Program Profile
    Classes and company visits in a full-time basis
  • Workload
    80 hours of classes and activities (class–hours of 42~50’ varying between countries)
  • Additional Activity
    Business English module included in the program with 27 hours of classes
  • Students per Classroom
    From 15 to 30
  • Certification
    Certificate in Executive Management and Business English
  • Language
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