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International Business Management MA/PG Dip/PG Cert

International Business Management MA/PG Dip/PG Cert

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Full time | Middlesex University | 1 year | OCT-22

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

OCT-22

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

International Business Studies Business Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

In the 21st century businesses are more globally integrated than ever before meaning international business expertise is highly sought after to understand the dynamic conditions and opportunities within a global market. Organisations need managers with skills in this field if they are to achieve their international aspirations.

Why study MA/PGDip/PGCert International Business Management at Middlesex University?

This challenging course will suit those who have aspirations to manage in an international context and would either like to enhance career opportunities in this field or develop an existing career for the purposes of progression. Core to the course is an understanding of managing company operations and dealing with issues such as financial performance, all within a diverse and multicultural arena to enhance your international perspective.

You will gain in-depth knowledge about the dynamic nature of global business environments and an understanding of international entrepreneurial activity, as well as experiencing industry based trips and professional speakers that will enhance your practice awareness. The aim of this course is to equip you with effective management and operational processes that will enable you to pursue a career path to managerial positions.

Careers

How can the MA/PGDip/PGCert International Business Management support your career?

The course provides both the international perspective and management understanding that will enhance career progression for those already working in a business environment and the career path of those setting out to work in an international business management role. Some of the specific roles within this area are:

  • Management Analyst
  • Trade Manager
  • International Management Consultant
  • Import/Export Agent
  • Sales Representative

Students can also exit with PGCert and PGDip awards.

Modules

The aims of the module are to provide an appreciation of the economic theory relevant to both trade, multinational enterprises MNEs, foreign direct investment FDI and globalisation; to introduce the students to all major strands of the debate about new trade theories, MNEs, and FDI; to acquire the necessary theoretical knowledge to evaluate and analyse policy issues relating to MNEs, business, trade and globalisation; and to develop the ability to undertake research in this area.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

UK students starting in January 2021 - Full-time students: £10,800; UK students starting in October 2021 - Full-time students: £11,000. The mentioned fee is for 2021/22 year entry. There might be a sight increase in 2022/23 year entry.

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

16,200

Entry requirements

Students need to have a 2:2 honours degree or above in an appropriate subject, or an equivalent qualification. For students who do not meet the entry requirement for this course, we offer an alternative 15 month MA International Business Management degree. We also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications. Those without formal qualifications need to demonstrate three years' relevant work experience and the ability to study at postgraduate level. We also normally require Grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification.

University information

Middlesex is a campus university based in leafy North London only 25 minutes from the buzz of central London. It has been excelling in teaching for over 130 years and boasts international campuses in Dubai and Mauritius. Their industry led, contemporary courses and practice-based teaching will help you to excel in the job market and become a leader in your field. Middlesex’s teaching is informed by the needs of industry, so you’ll develop the...more