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MSC International Business Management (Work Experience)

MSC International Business Management (Work Experience)

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Study mode

Full time


2 years

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

International Business Studies

Course type


Course Summary

Course summary

  • Gain useful skills and industry contacts through work experience.
  • Build knowledge and intellectual abilities through an academically rigorous course of study, informed by the latest developments.
  • Develop skills, competencies and personal attributes relevant to the international business manager.
  • Strengthen independent learning, personal responsibility and initiative and develop team working skills.
  • Refine abilities in problem solving, communication and the application of information technology.

This course is open to students who have an interest in developing and furthering their knowledge on international business to meet their career aspirations. Students who apply for this course normally have a 2:1 bachelor's degree or suitable work experience.

How you learn

On this course, you'll learn to apply and critically challenge your understanding in practical contexts, particularly during real industry work experience.

Throughout the course you will enhance your employability skills, such as communications and team-working, which are vital for rapid career development.

You learn through

  • workshops
  • traditional formal lectures
  • supporting seminars
  • problem solving exercises
  • case studies
  • individual and group presentations
  • directed learning activities
  • direct engagement with industry

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

business development
human resource management
project management consultancy


Principles Of International Business (15 Credits) - Core
International Strategic Management (15 Credits) - Core
International Financial Management (15 Credits) - Core
International Entrepreneurship (15 Credits) - Core
International Consultancy Project 2 (15 Credits) - Core
Global Supply Chain Management (15 Credits) - Core
Dissertation (45 Credits) - Core
Research Methods In International Business (15 Credits) - Core
Contemporary International Management Practice (15 Credits) - Core
Msc Placement - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students normally need one of the following : a good bachelors degree from an approved degree awarding body, university or college, in a business-related field; Professional qualification(s) by examination, recognised as being the equivalent of a bachelors degree in a business-related field with additional evidence to justify the equivalence of the qualification; a specified diploma in a business-related field that, on satisfactory completion, allows you to follow a course of study for a masters degree.

University information

When studying a postgraduate degree at Sheffield Hallam University, students will be working at the cutting edge using the latest techniques, ideas, practices, and insights to address contemporary issues in their discipline, professional practice and the workplace. There are over 30,000 students at Sheffield Hallam University, and just over 6,000 of those are studying at postgraduate level. The university places a particular focus on...more