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International Business, Leadership and Management MSc

International Business, Leadership and Management MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

International Business Studies Leadership

Course type


Course Summary

Business leaders are required to operate across organisational boundaries in an increasingly complex global environment. The 100% online MSc International Business, Leadership and Management places particular emphasis on the challenges associated with global trade, marketing and sales, and provides an excellent overview of relevant management disciplines. The programme is designed to build knowledge of practice whilst developing a theoretical understanding of the international business environment. In this programme, you will develop three distinct skills required for effective leadership in international business: Critical approach to problem-solving; Effective communication skills; Insight into your own professional development. These three skills are vital for professional adaptability and employability across industries, functions and roles. As a graduate, you may find positions in a full spectrum of industries including healthcare and medicine, defence and aerospace, management consultancy, transport logistics and distribution, and accountancy and audit. You will also benefit throughout your career from the ethical, socially responsible and international themes that underpin all programme content.

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2 years

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The module introduces core theories of international business, trade and investment, exploring how firms, states and institutions of global governance interact to shape the contemporary global business market.

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

Applicants should have, or be about to complete a 2:1 undergraduate degree (or equivalent qualification). Alternatively, we would accept a Masters degree (or equivalent). We may also accept a 2:2 undergraduate degree (or equivalent qualification) supported by professional qualifications or at least one year of relevant work experience. Applicant’s degree can be in any subject, though knowledge of relevant areas will be beneficial, including: Management or Business Studies; Finance or Accounting; Economics; Other subject areas/joint degrees with substantial modules in Management, Finance/Accounting or Economics (e.g. economics and quantitative methods); Applicants with experience in a managerial role without the specified academic qualification may be considered in exceptional circumstances.