MBA Business School

Fundación Canaria MBA is a non-profit institution dedicated to higher business education. It carries out its activity with the MBA Business School at its centre located in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

The MBA Business School was founded in 1986. It is a private institution that offers University Degrees, Executive Master Programmes and Specialisation and Executive Development courses. It stands out thanks to its internationality and its mission is to provide its students with the latest technical knowledges and the best directive abilities to turn them into future leaders, business directors and prestigious professionals.

The school is a Private University Centre under authorisation of the General Directorate of Universities in Spain, in virtue of Royal Decree 557/1991 on the creation and acknowledgement of Universities and University Centres.


Our mission, values and vision are resumed in the following acronym.

Quality of life
International Focus
Social mission

We guide talented individuals to create and become part of a fair Society through business education.  We envision business as an opportunity to benefit Society, never steering away from Quality of life.  We see challenges as business opportunities.  Our methodology is focused on the creation and dissemination of innovative ideas and concepts, set on a global vision, where our alumni emerge as masters of their destiny.  International exposure, Languages and communication Skills are the basic tools to achieve our purpose.  We are on a Social mission to encourage ethical business, which we define as those businesses that have the well-being of the community in mind.

We are on a Social mission to encourage business ethics, where one of the strengths lies in keeping the well-being of the community in mind.

Our values: Ethics, Teamwork, and Solidarity.

Our main activity is higher business education. We offer graduate and postgraduate degrees as well as specialisation courses in the different areas of a business. Out training is eminently practical and focused towards the colocation and professional growth of our students within companies worldwide, reason why languages are an important basis of our courses. We promote aptitudes and leadership abilities, communication, innovation, analysis, critical thinking, self-realisation and entrepreneur initiative, with values such as honesty, responsibility, friendship, tolerance and social commitment.

Out courses are prepared based on our fundamental aim of providing the best business training in the Canary Islands to promote socio-economic development, created with the clear aim of promoting professional opportunities, improving the competitiveness of people and organisations, and contributing to improve the economic and social and environmental prosperity benefits that endure, helping with the economic invigoration and the creation of employment in a balanced society.


MBA BUSINESS SCHOOL is a member of the following institution:


The EFMD, European Foundation for Management Development is an institution that consists of the most prestigious Business Schools throughout Europe. This foundation approves the directive development programmes with the best academic and professional excellence standards.


AEEN Spanish Association of Business Schools is an Association established in July of 2008 by eleven Private Business Schools, nationwide, with the aim of contributing, in a collegial manner, to the process of development of managers through professional master programs that allow their students to obtain highly effective business results.


European Union Private Higher Education EUPHE was officially launched on June 26, 2018 in Brussels, composed of 250 academic institutions, 420,000 students and 2,700,000 alumni. The aim of the new association is to facilitate the exchange of experience across national borders and to work closely together with the European Commission, the European Parliament, representatives at Council level and in the EU member states on private university topics.



MBA Business School has been collaborating with international universities for many years in order to create joint academic programmes, thanks to which our students are able to study at:






MBA Business School has collaboration agreements with over 200 companies where our students are able to carry out their internships to complement their studies and for which we create programmes addressed to the development of their managers with advantageous conditions.