Pharmaceutical Industry

Key Details




4 Months


February 2022




25 years old


3 years


> 40 Visiting Lecturers


Pharmaceutical Industry


3.600 €

The path to global management decisions

The postgraduate program is designed to understand how the industry manages, from a global perspective, new drug developments, international teams, and strategic alliances to supply new compounds

What will you learn in the postgraduate specialisation

This program is focus towards the essential project management models, how the industry and the different markets interact in a new development, and how to structure operations, risk assessment and global supply management

Programme Syllabus

  • add_circle_outlineModule I - Projects in Life Sciences


    • • Lesson 1. Global Portfolio Management

    • • Lesson 2. Project Life Cycle and Portfolios

    • • Lesson 3. Project Management

    • • Lesson 4. Forecasting and Financial Plan

  • add_circle_outlineModule II - Operational Model for Drug Discovery


    • • Lesson 1. Profit and Lost in new Products

    • • Lesson 2. Financial Models - Risk Assessment

    • • Lesson 3. Market Strategies Definition

    • • Lesson 4. Government Affairs & National Healthcare Systems

  • add_circle_outlineModule III - Operational Teams I


    • • Lesson 1. Brand Team Management

    • • Lesson 2. Global Supply Chain - Strategic Alliances

    • • Lesson 3. GMPs – Production & Distribution

    • • Lesson 4. International business development

  • add_circle_outlineModule IV - Operational Teams II


    • • Lesson 1. Global Commercial Training

    • • Lesson 2. Medical Marketing and MSL

    • • Lesson 3. Heath Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR)

    • • Lesson 4. Marketing and Sales representative

  • add_circle_outlineModule V - Postgraduate Final Project


Understand the key tools and proceses to launch new drugs

Here are some of the areas of knowledge that will be develop during the postgraduate specialisation, Budget Impact Analysis & QUALY Adjustment, Implementing Local Strategies and Launch Sequence, Strategic and Operational Access Strategy, among others.



Here are some of the most frequent questions from our candidates

  • question_answer3. The BBI Experience     What is a typical day for a BBI student like?

    Every day is different throughout the year. During the first stage, when students take their common modules, apart from the evening classes from Monday to Thursday, the students also develop their career impact programmes. These programmes have their project meetings at various research centres and participate in extra-curriculum activities.

    For the final semester in Barcelona, each student develops their own academic internship programme depending on their chosen career itinerary chosen. All programmes have the same number of assignments and group work to complete. Typically, the second semester is focused increasing the time spent on students’ career-related activities.

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