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International Business MSc

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Full time | University of Liverpool | 12 months | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

International Business Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

The MSc International Business aims to provide students with the knowledge and systematic understanding of theoretical and practical aspects of International Business. Graduates will gain a sound theoretical grounding in the area of International Business and develop a range of analytical and personal skills.

Programme Overview

If you want to pursue a career in international management - but want to develop a more in-depth understanding of global business issues, or even study a business subject for the first time - MSc International Business is for you. The programme aims to provide a thorough understanding of management concepts as well as detailed knowledge of international business in theory and practice. You will learn and practice a range of intellectual, interpersonal and technical skills. You will also connect with practitioners and develop the business awareness and confidence required to succeed as a manager in international business.

Upon completion of the programme, you will be equipped to work within various business functions in both large and small multinational firms. The programme may also provide a stepping stone to PhD study and a career as an academic researcher in international business.

Career prospects

Graduates of MSc International Business enjoy enhanced career prospects in a variety of industries, but particularly in those with global reach. On completion of the programme, students are well placed to excel in job roles in international financial services, international management consultancy, government agencies with an overseas focus, and in university faculties.

Graduates go on to work in a breadth of roles including Customer Relations Manager, Project Manager, Marketing Specialist, Consultant, Accountant and Paralegal, and most recently have gone to work for companies such as Amazon, Oracle, and Geely Automobile Company.

Modules

The aim of this module is to: Support the development of students? business analysis and strategic decision making skills, and for the students to demonstrate the ability to research, analyze and present information coherently to support a recommended course of action; Develop the students? knowledge and understanding of how to conduct business research within an academic framework; Enable students to work together in groups to set up and manage a simulated business of their own design. In doing so, participants will manage the interaction and relationships with other group members through negotiation, persuasion, influencing and managing conflict.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£12,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)

£22,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Normally a 2:1 honours degree in any discipline is expected from a UK university or an equivalent academic qualification from a similar non-UK institution is required. Non-graduates with very extensive professional experience and/or other prior qualifications may also be considered. All candidates must meet our required level of English.

Department profile

Established in 1881 as the original ‘red brick’ university, Liverpool is a founding member of the prestigious Russell Group of the UK’s leading research universities and ranks 20th in the UK's Research Excellence Framework (REF). At the University of Liverpool Management School, we live by our vision of ‘learning to make a difference from an enterprising and vibrant world city of culture’. The School is one of an elite group of institutions...more