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International Business and Finance

This course integrates analysis from various disciplines including economics, international business and management and finance and behavioural finance. Students become strategically aware of the factors affecting agents operating in international business and will hear different theoretical perspectives for the critical appraisal of the role, operation, and impact, of financial markets internationally.

Entry requirements

You'll usually need: A second class or higher undergraduate degree in a relevant area including: business, economics, management, accounting or finance, or another degree with relevant business experience; A desire to improve your mathematical and statistical skills and knowledge.

Course modules

Modules include: international economics for business and finance; international banking and finance law; options; international business theory and strategy; strategic finance and investment behaviour; independent study.

Assessment methods

A wide range of assessment methods are used on the course. Students may be creating strategy documents, international business analysis reports, creating presentations or videos, or analysing information from Bloomberg on international markets and organisations.


You will need to gain 180 credits in total to complete the full MA or MSc. If you are studying part time you will normally complete your studies over two or three years, depending on the course structure.

Please note that all fees may be subject to annual increase.

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