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MSc International Business and Strategic Management

MSc International Business and Strategic Management

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

26-SEP-22

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Policy / Strategic Planning International Business Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

As the international business environment continues to evolve, companies must develop new strategies to compete in changing national and global landscapes.

This MSc looks in depth at issues which affect businesses operating internationally, from challenges of environmental sustainability and social responsibility to ethical management across cultures.

You'll develop your skills in critical analysis, information processing, and data presentation. You'll prepare for a range of careers in international business and management, with the skills and outlook to thrive in an increasingly interconnected global workplace.

Assessment and feedback

Your modules are assessed with a mixture of exams, essays and presentations. You'll also complete formative assignments including presentations and literature reviews. You'll receive feedback on all the work you submit, helping you to understand your strengths and identify areas for improvement.

Your final assessment is a 8,000-word dissertation, which makes up a third of your overall grade.

Careers and skills

This MSc has been designed to help you thrive in a global workplace. The course will give you the knowledge and skills needed for management roles in private and public sector organisations around the world.

Our graduates go on to careers in all aspects of business and management. Each year, some continue their studies, joining the York Management School doctoral programme.

Career opportunities

  • Finance manager
  • Management consultant
  • Analyst
  • Project manager
  • Managing director
  • Marketing consultant

Modules

This module aims to combine ideas from international management and strategic management to take an interdisciplinary approach to build student?s understanding of the management of organisations operating across borders. This is done by considering the role of strategy and change in multinational organisations and the implications for business functions including human resources, marketing and operations. There will be a focus on the application of theory to empirical case studies. It will contribute to the development of graduates able to take a holistic view of international management problems, with an awareness of the multifaceted nature of the multinational corporation.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£12,060

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

£23,940

Entry requirements

Undergraduate degree: 2:1 or equivalent in any subject. We may give preference to students with knowledge of relevant areas including Management or Business Studies, Economics, Finance, Accounting, or any social science. Alternatively, we may accept a 2:2 undergraduate degree supported by professional qualifications or at least one year of relevant work experience.