University of Gloucestershire - MSc International Business

University of Gloucestershire

MSc International Business

This course is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is aimed at producing internationally-minded graduates with the qualities and transferable skills needed for employment in an international business context.

Learning from experienced international business professionals, you’ll develop a global mindset while being encouraged and supported throughout your course.

Entry Requirements

Typical Offers

  • You should hold at least a  2.2 Bbachelor's degree with honours.

Professional or postgraduate qualification

  • We will consider a comparable professional or postgraduate qualification

Qualifications from overseas institutions

  • At least a 2.2 in an equivalent graduate level qualification in a relevant subject from an overseas university of equivalent institution.


  • EU and international students need IELTS 6.0 overall (no less than 5.5 in writing and in any other band) or equivalent.

Career Prospects

Graduates from this course can go on to work in:

  • international business development and trade
  • sales and marketing
  • international finance
  • operations and logistics
  • consulting and management
  • international HR.

Course Details

Through our MSc in International Business and Management, students will:

  • Develop the ability to think and work across boundaries and borders - vital skills for a globalised economy, but equally important for understanding and navigating the current challenges for global business. 
  • Acquire valuable research and critical thinking skills to prepare for flexible strategy development and decision making under increasing complexity.
  • Focus on current issues in an interconnected world, including company visits and interaction with those working in industry.
  • Work with renowned researchers in the fields of international management, multinational strategy, corporate social responsibility, inclusive value chains, technology transfer and sustainable development.

Level 7 (Postgraduate)

Global Leadership Challenges: Leadership by Design (BM7200)
Business Finance and Decision Making (BM7203)
International Strategic Marketing (BM7403)
International Business (BM7701)
Cross-Cultural Issues in International Business (BM7703)
Dissertation (BM7705)
International Trade Law (LW7014)
You can choose from the following modules:
Logistics and Global Futures (BM7212)
Global Hospitality and Tourism Operations (BM7213)
Innovations in Sustainability and Resilience Planning in International Hospitality and Tourism (BM7223)
Global Operations Management (BM7702)

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