Ideal for those seeking a managerial career, this specialist course aims to develop your strategic outlook, increasing your knowledge and understanding of business and management within an international context.
Recognising that some of the traditional business tools and techniques are now outdated as a result of the fast pace of change, we’ll show you the new and innovative approaches to strategy, organisation, operations and finance.
Combining theory and practice, this course aims to provide a thorough grounding in international business management in an ever-changing global economy.
We aim to equip you with the skills and knowledge to become a flexible, effective manager who can spot market opportunities and drive forward businesses to success in the international arena.
Why choose this course?
Successful business managers are able to think strategically, communicate effectively and implement complex business projects – from new product development and managing global supply chains to mergers and acquisitions. This dynamic course focuses on these essential skills to prepare students for leadership and management roles in international businesses.
Our International Business MSc aims to prepare you to become an international manager by developing your ability to think strategically and understand how to best compete in an international business environment.
International experience opportunities
We organise a number of national and international field visits, which have recently included trips to Paris, Berlin and New York to visit such institutions as UNESCO and other multinational enterprises to tour their facilities and learn about their operations.
You will also have the chance to collaborate with students from other international universities on online international learning (OIL) projects, for example, through our collaborations this year, students from our programme will be undertaking an OIL project with students from our partner institution in Tanzania in January 2017.
The course can enable you to become a specialist in international business, equipped for a wide range of business and management careers in multinational organisations, management consultancies, government organisations or management education and training.
We aim to develop your capabilities in strategic thinking, effective communication and research, all directly relevant to employers and of great value when seeking future employment.