The distinguishing feature of the curriculum is that it is concurrent with the real needs of the business, while developing critical understanding of processes in national and international context, entrepreneuring spirit and practical skills and competences with direct application in business.
The educational modules are integrated and connect the bases of business practice with general management via basic and optional courses allowing the student to understand and deepen their knowledge and skills in how business functions interact, so that they have results in real life.
The capacity to transform theory into the skills to solve real business problems is one of IBSB's competitive advantages. The educational programmes are systematically updated to reflect the current needs of the labour market.
The improvement of qualification and pre-qualification of specialists is provided by a modern portfolio of educational modules, that deepen not only the knowledge, but also the key competences for transition to new job positions in career development. The development of these competences is focused in three strategic fields directly connected to the needs of the business – communication skills, analytical skills, digital competences. This provides a variety of opportunities in contemporary fields such as digital marketing, management of the public sector, company security, anticorruption management, tourism management and others. Everyone has the opportunity to personally manage their career development via the provided selection of flexible educational programmes.
The modern system for distance learning is another competitive advantage of IBSB. It constantly develops and improves the best world practices that combine new trends in online education with high quality of the educational content and contemporary pedagogy.
With its online programmes the school provides an opportunity for flexible planning of the education comfortable with the student's work and private life schedule, so that everyone has access to quality business education.
The IBSB's prestige PhD programmes combine the high professional expertise of the professors with contemporary research methods at a world level. With them, in a modern and motivating educational environment, is developed the expertise of the next generation of business leaders.
IBSB is the only university in Bulgaria with a clear mission focused on business solely and with a shared understanding that excellence is not a goal, but a process.
IBSB is an environment for leaders who study and develop their expertise and competences together so that they are able to successfully solve difficult problems and to offer solutions for improvement of the present and for progress in the future.