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International Business Management MSc, PGDip, PGCert

St Mary's University, Twickenham, London

  • September, 2020 Start Date

  • 1 year Duration

  • Full Time Study Mode

  • £8320.00 Course Fee

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Course Description

Take your management ambitions to global heights with our postgraduate course that's tailored to graduates with or without a first degree in business and includes an award from the Chartered Management Institute.

Through this International Business Management master’s degree, you will develop your understanding of how business works internationally and could work for you. Underpinned by a focus on responsible business practices, the course will support you in furthering your management career and empower you to consider new opportunities at home and abroad.

This course is a natural pathway for business and management graduates, and is also open to all who have completed an undergraduate degree.

You will be guided by an experienced academic team through current thinking on business disciplines that range from corporate governance to sustainability, marketing to resource management and business law to economics.

The course aims to develop your practical commercial knowledge and ethical values, giving you an edge in international business and management. It is also enhanced by:

  • A study abroad option that enables UK and EU students to spend a semester studying with our partnering business school, EMD Marseilles, France
  • An optional industry placement where you can demonstrate your management skills and construct a compelling career profile for your CV
  • Guest lectures, research seminars, workshops and fieldwork visits that capitalise on our strong industry links
  • A dedicated team of research-active academics and visiting professors with a range of commercial and management expertise
  • Fantastic networking opportunities with our internationally diverse community of students and academics

 

Take your management ambitions to global heights with our postgraduate course that's tailored to graduates with or without a first degree in business and includes an award from the Chartered Management Institute. Through this International Business Management master’s degree, you will develop your understanding of how business works internationally and could...

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Course Content

If you have a previous degree in business you will take five core modules and select three optional modules.

If your first degree is in a non-business subject you will study six core modules (including Fundamental Principles of Business) as well as two optional modules.

MSc International Business Management professional bodies and accreditations

Modules

  • Fundamental Principles of Business (ONLY OFFERED TO APPLICANTS WITH A NON-BUSINESS FIRST DEGREE) CORE
  • Applied Research Skills CORE
  • Consultancy Project/Research Project CORE
  • International Finance and Accounting CORE
  • International Strategic Management CORE
  • Responsible Management and Leadership in a Global Economy CORE
  • Digital Business OPTIONAL
  • Economics and International Finance OPTIONAL
  • Intercultural Management OPTIONAL
  • International Business Law OPTIONAL
  • International Human Resource Management OPTIONAL
  • International Marketing OPTIONAL
  • Islamic Finance OPTIONAL
  • Issues in International Tourism  OPTIONAL
  • Personal and Professional Development (Industry Placement) OPTIONAL
  • Sustainability in a Globalised Environment OPTIONAL
  • Geopolitics OPTIONAL (MARSEILLES ONLY)

If you have a previous degree in business you will take five core modules and select three optional modules. If your first degree is in a non-business subject you will study six core modules (including Fundamental Principles of Business) as well as two optional modules. MSc International Business Management professional bodies and...

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Available Dates

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Waldegrave Road

Full Time, 1 year

September, 2020

£8320.00

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Entry Requirements

You may have read business or management before as part of your undergraduate degree, but this is not required and we recognise that many students will come to study the programme from a humanities, sciences, sports or technology background.

If you have not studied business or management before, don’t worry: you will undertake a module on the fundamental principles of business as part of your programme.

Mature students with relevant managerial experience but with limited educational qualifications will be considered and all applications are evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

International requirements

International students should check our country-specific pages for equivalents. If English is not your first language you will need to achieve an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with no less than 5.5 in any section (or equivalent).

You may have read business or management before as part of your undergraduate degree, but this is not required and we recognise that many students will come to study the programme from a humanities, sciences, sports or technology background. If you have not studied business or management before, don’t worry: you will undertake a module on the fundamental principles of business...

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Assessment Methods

Assessment will take the form of individual and group work that may include essays, reports, time-constrained coursework, oral presentations and consultancy projects. 

Each module is assessed separately and will have a maximum of two pieces of assessment. All assessments count towards your master's award

Assessment will take the form of individual and group work that may include essays, reports, time-constrained coursework, oral presentations and consultancy projects. 

Each module is assessed separately and will have a maximum of two pieces of assessment. All assessments count towards your master's award

Additional Information

Part-time students will be charged for the modules undertaken per academic year. Module prices are calculated as a percentage of credits against the total credits and cost of the degree.

Tuition fees are subject to an inflationary increase each year, meaning if your course runs over more than one academic year you may pay an increased fee per module for each subsequent year of study. Tuition fee increases for returning students will be capped at the higher of 5% per annum or the rate of Consumer Price Index inflation in the United Kingdom.

Part-time students will be charged for the modules undertaken per academic year. Module prices are calculated as a percentage of credits against the total credits and cost of the degree. Tuition fees are subject to an inflationary increase each year, meaning if your course runs over more than one academic year you may pay an increased fee per module for each subsequent year of study....

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