MSc International Business

MSc International Business

This course brings together relevant contemporary academic theory and research with practical understanding of organisational processes. It will involve you in a demanding process of personal and professional development. You will develop an integrated and critically aware understanding of management in the context of contemporary business and management.

A distinctive element of the International Business MSc programme is the opportunity to gain professional accreditation from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and the Institute of Export and International Trade.

You can choose to study this course with a Year in Industry, allowing you to apply your learning and gain valuable experience. If you choose a Year in Industry you will be studying for a total of 2 years. Your first year will be a teaching year. In your second year you will either be on placement or conducting a skills and research based module.

This programme:

  • Develops responsible and ethical managers.
  • Develops international skills of leadership and management.
  • Uses assessment methods which mirror organisation-based activities.
  • Provides a supportive platform for critical reflection through the application of academic theories to your real work situations.
  • Includes excellent personal and academic support. You will be allocated an academic tutor to support you throughout the programme

Entry Requirements


Entry onto this Master’s Degree requires a minimum of a 2:2 Undergraduate honours degree in a related discipline from a UK ENIC listed institution.

If your honours degree is not in a related discipline but you can demonstrate extensive professional experience in the subject, your application will be considered.

If you're an international student, you'll need to demonstrate experience, or qualifications equivalent to those above.

If your first language is not English you must show evidence of English Language competence at IELTS level 6.0 or equivalent (with no skill below 5.5).


Entry onto this Master’s Degree will require you to demonstrate current or recent work experience. This will enable you to fully engage with the course.

APEL policy

If you can't meet these minimum requirments it may be possible to take into account evidence of Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) as an alternative method of meeting the programme’s entry requirements. In such a case, appropriate references and records of employment might be presented to support the applicant’s case for admission.

Course Details

Researching Contemporary Business Issues
Data Analytics and the Blockchain
Perspectives on Sustainable Business
International Trade and Business
Contemporary Theories in International Business
Global Business Issues
International Corporate Governance
International Political Economy and Development
Capstone Project

*The information’s are correct at the time of publishing, however it may change if university makes any changes after we have published the information. While we try our best to provide correct information, It is advisable to call us or visit university website for up to date information.

Are you ready to start building your future?

Contact our admission counseller and get a free consultation.