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Wolverhampton Business School

International Business Management

MSc Full-time 12 months

The MSc International Business Management offers an exciting opportunity to develop your knowledge in an area of high growth and global demand.

The MSc International Business Management offers an exciting opportunity to develop your knowledge in an area of high growth and global demand.

  • Institute Code W75
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  • Start Date(s) 21 September 2020
  • Award MSc
  • Study Mode Full-time
  • Course Length Full-time (12 months)
  • Campus Location Wolverhampton City Campus
  • School Wolverhampton Business School

Why choose this course?

The MSc International Business Management offers an exciting opportunity to develop your knowledge in an area of high growth and global demand. The MSc IBM has been developed to offer you the opportunity to engage with a number of specific subjects relevant to global, national, and local business. Students who are considering starting their own company, joining a graduate training scheme with a multinational, or developing a broader understanding of international business will not only find the course highly relevant, but equally rewarding towards developing future career prospects in established and emerging global markets.

The team of professionals and senior academics on the course provide an extensive level of expertise in their respective disciplines from research to practitioner background. This will enrich your learning experience in a dynamic environment where you will be expected to participate at the highest level towards furnishing you with a Masters Degree for your future career.     

What happens on the course?

See the modules listed below.

Course Modules

Potential Career Paths

Completion of the MSc International Business Management opens a gateway to a number of managerial roles in national and international organisations, and provides the basis for further study in a range of areas such as accounting, marketing and human resources – as well as further academic study eg. topping-up to an MBA or progressing to an MPhil or PhD.

 

 

Additional Information

Everything you need to know about this course!

This award is designed for those looking to enter or progress in business management roles within an international context. Students will have access to high-quality blended learning support and excellent learning facilities. 

During your studies you will have the opportunity to engage in a number of activities outside of normal teaching. These may include guest lectures, visits to companies or residentials. These activities are designed to enhance your knowledge, understanding as well as enjoyment of your course.

 

At the end of this course you, the student will be able to

1. Critically analyse the changing dynamics of the international business environment (including economic, political, legal, environmental, technological) and its impact on organisations.

2.Critically evaluate organisations their governance and management in an international context

3. Critically evaluate and apply cross-cultural management models and techniques to a range of international business contexts.

4. Critically assess and apply a range of perspectives, methodologies and techniques applicable to researching management and organisational issues within a global context.

5. Synthesise relevant critical thinking through academic research completing an independent research project/dissertation at masters level

6. Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of finance related issues for non-financial managers within organisations.

Location Mode Fee Year
Home/EU Full-time £10400 per year 2019-20
Home/EU Full-time £10650 per year 2020-21
International Full-time £13300 per year 2019-20
International Full-time £13650 per year 2020-21

These fees are applicable for new entrants in 2019/20. Fees are for the academic year only, any subsequent years may be subject to an annual increase, usually in line with inflation.

2018 Entry

A first or second class undergraduate honours degree from a UK university or overseas equivalent, or a professional qualification and/or experience considered to be equivalent to the above.

A reference from a tutor who has supervised the applicant’s undergraduate studies

International Applicants

Your qualifications need to be deemed equivalent to the above entry requirements.

Charitable Funding: You might also want to explore the possibility of funding from charitable trusts; please see the following websites www.acf.org.ukwww.dsc.org.uk/fundingwebsites or www.family-action.org.uk. Most charities and trust funds offer limited bursaries targeted to specific groups of students so you will need to research whether any of them are relevant to your situation.

University Postgraduate Loyalty Discount: The University also offers a postgraduate loyalty discount (https://www.wlv.ac.uk/study-here/money-matters/financial-support/postgraduate-study/postgraduate-loyalty-discount/): If you have completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Wolverhampton, you may be eligible for a 20% discount on the first year of a taught postgraduate programme.

Financial Hardship: Students can apply to the Dennis Turner Opportunity Fund (https://www.wlv.ac.uk/study-here/money-matters/financial-support/dennis-turner-opportunity-fund/) for help with course related costs however this cannot be used for fees or to cover general living costs.

If you are paying for the fees yourself then the fees can be paid in 3 instalments: November, January and April. More information can be found at www.wlv.ac.uk/howtopay

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