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International Business and Management - MSc

International Business and Management - MSc

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Full time


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

International Business Studies Management Studies / Science

Course type


Course Summary

Do you aspire to take the lead in international business? This exciting Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and Institute of Export and International Trade (IOE&IT) accredited Master's equips students with the solid knowledge and transferable skills needed to lead a business to success in today’s global marketplace.


Business is global; to be a successful business leader, you need to understand international markets and adapt to their needs. As an International Business and Management student at Kent Business School, you develop the relevant skills to lead a business just about anywhere.

On this programme, get ready to gain extensive knowledge and understanding of the core theories, practises and techniques of multinational enterprise. Guided by our expert international teaching staff, secure a robust understanding of current and emerging international concepts and theories across a plethora of business management areas.

This flexible course provides a detailed overview of global enterprise management and strategy alongside optional areas of study to suit your personal career goals, whether you aspire to lead within project management, human resources or digital marketing.


Your progress on this course is assessed through a variety of means, including:

  • written examinations
  • essays
  • presentations
  • reports
  • projects
  • computer based quizzes

Successful KBS graduates: graduate destinations

This specialist programme prepares students for a variety of competitive and exciting roles in multinational enterprises, international organisations, governmental bodies or consultancies.


This module provides an insight into the key concepts and theories of human resource management and organisational behaviour in an international context. It aims to equip students with the skills and knowledge for gaining an in-depth understanding of the links between HRM practices and organisational performance and the factors at play when managing employees globally.

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

Students should have a minimum of a second-class UK degree, or an equivalent internationally recognised qualification in a variety of areas will be considered for entry on this course. All applicants are considered on an individual basis and additional qualifications, professional qualifications and relevant experience may also be taken into account when considering applications.

University information

The University of Kent is a leading international higher education institution, with a reputation for academic excellence and the unofficial title of the UK’s ‘European university’. With postgraduate centres in Paris and Brussels alongside the Canterbury and Medway main campuses, students will find that the university is the perfect place to sharpen their focus and broaden their horizons as they continue their studies. The university is...more