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Management (International Business)

This course combines forward-thinking theory with practical skills. You'll study general management principles with a focus on international business activities across national boundaries. When you graduate, you'll be ready for work as a manager in the global market.

You can apply to do a project-based dissertation, working with an external organisation. We also offer you the chance to spend summer at another leading university overseas. Recent dissertation projects include a feasibility study for a diet food programme with a national firm.

Entry requirements

MSc: Minimum 2.1 or an approved professional qualification. English language requirements: an overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in all components

Course modules

Core modules: managing people in organisations; accounting and financial management; marketing; operations and supply chain management; strategic management; international business strategy; management economics; management inquiry; dissertation. Optional modules: 1 of the following: international human resource studies; European business; negotiation and intercultural communication; trading in and with East Asia.

Assessment methods

Individual assignments, group projects, end-of-semester examinations and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 10,970 (Whole course) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Full-time £ 20,470 (Whole course) International 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) England 12 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 21,450 (Year 1) International 12 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) Northern Ireland 12 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) Scotland 12 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) Wales 12 12 Months

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