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International Business with Project Management (Professional Practice) MSc

International Business with Project Management (Professional Practice) MSc

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

18 months

Start date

30-JAN-23

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Pmp - Project Management Professional International Business Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

About the course

This course is specifically aimed at International students, supporting those wishing to gain practical work based experiential learning. Together with studying your chosen course we are offering an additional 6-month placement opportunity, making the course 18 months in length. This allows students to put into practice the skills and techniques developed throughout the Master’s degree within a UK environment after completing the 12-month taught programme.

This course develops on a holistic approach to project management taking into consideration tools and techniques of project planning and control, and the relationship between human resource issues and project management.

You will have the opportunity to gain a critical understanding of the rapidly changing and dynamic international business environment, and the skills needed to analyse the strategies and operations of multinational enterprises. This programme will provide the opportunity for you to study a wide range of topics in international business, from both a theoretical and practical perspective. The course is designed to enable you to tailor it to your own personal and career interests, with a number of option modules available.

Placements

This course offers you the chance to undertake a 6 month placement at the end of the taught element. A placement can help you build on the knowledge and skills developed on the course.

The placement is a valuable tool that can enhance your employability and help you to develop as an individual. It is acknowledged that graduates with work experience are generally much more attractive to employers.

Our Employability and Placements Office are available to support you in finding placement opportunities and can provide advice in areas such as interview skills and preparing CVs and covering letters.

Career support

Whether you’re progressing from education or currently working within the industry, our postgraduate courses aim to provide you with the required knowledge, skills and experience; as well as challenge your approach to complex situations. By taking the opportunity for practical placement experience, team working opportunities and specialist knowledge of your chosen pathway, we can help develop your ability to work collaboratively and apply theory to real-life situations.

Modules

This module introduces you to the analytical frameworks, models and techniques commonly used in international business for the analysis, formulation and implementation of strategies. It provides you the opportunity to develop analysis competencies at an international and strategic level. This includes developing an understanding of the various levels of strategy and the different strategic options available for businesses to choose from. Also, this module helps you understand the nature of the organisation in international business and the significance of the Multinational Enterprise.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

8,900

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

17,000

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Professional Practice courses are normally: An Honours degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent professional qualification, in Business Studies, Marketing, Management, Logistics, Accountancy or Economics. Applicants with other appropriate professional qualifications and/or experience will be considered on an individual basis.