University of Roehampton

BSc International Business

Our International Business BSc will provide you with the skills and experience to work in an international business. You’ll graduate a confident, independent thinker, with the skills to adapt rapidly to change, and a detailed knowledge of international business and cross-cultural management. In readiness for your future career, you will acquire key attributes employers value, such as commercial acumen, self-reflection and emotional intelligence, alongside skills in research, numeracy, project management and leadership. 

You will finish the course confident in your personal values, with the knowledge and experience to solve business problems ethically, and an ongoing passion for personal and professional development. 

Entry Requirements

Entry tariff:

Year 1 entry: 112 UCAS points (or equivalent)

Degree with Foundation Year:

Foundation Year entry: 48 UCAS points (or equivalent)

We welcome applications from students studying T-Levels.

Typical entry requirements:

BTEC(QCF) Extended Diploma possible grades – Relevant accepted DDM.

Access – 30 Distinctions D30M15P0

Career Prospects

You’ll leave well equipped to work in a diverse range of careers, including international trade and banking, operations management, market research, international sales or marketing, and other roles within international companies.

Our careers team is available to support you from the start of your studies until after you graduate. They will help you build your CV, prepare for interviews, and meet and learn from successful graduates working at the top of their careers. You’ll also have opportunities to work with our partners across London and beyond, and to attend a Roehampton jobs fair where you can find out about graduate opportunities and meet employers.

Course Details

This degree will give you in-depth knowledge of organisations and their environments, including their relationships to society. Specialising in international business, you will focus on the ways businesses operate differently in home and overseas markets. 

Developing an understanding of areas such as managing people, operations, logistics, marketing and finance, you will also learn about what businesses need to do to operate ethically and effectively in a culturally diverse environment. 

Year 1

Required modules:
• Introduction to Accounting and Finance
• Business Psychology
• Business Organisations in a Global Economy
• Business Data Analysis
• Principles of Marketing
• Introduction to Management
Required zero-credit module:
• Business Readiness (Year 1)

Year 2

Required modules:
• Managing People and Careers
• Global and International Business
• International Business and Emerging Markets
• Required modules (Study Abroad)
• Business Exchange Credits
Required zero-credit module:
• Business Readiness (Year 2)
• Alternative to Study Abroad
• Project Management
• Cross-cultural Management
• International Economics
• Extended Professional Placement
• Extended Professional Placement

Year 3

Required modules:
• Business Ethics and Responsible Management
• Applied Corporate Strategy
• International Human Resource Management
• Global Marketing
Required zero-credit module:
• Business Readiness (Year 3)
• Optional modules (pre/corequisites)
• Business and Management Dissertation (Part 1)
• Business and Management Dissertation (Part 2)
• Managing Innovation
• Management Consultancy Skills
• Management Consultancy Project
• Contemporary Issues in Management

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