MSc International Business Management

Edinburgh Napier University

Program Description

MSc International Business Management

Edinburgh Napier University

Explore the diversity of approaches to global business challenges, develop your management skills and enhance your qualifications on this postgraduate course.

Course introduction

Whether you’re contemplating a career in international business, or currently working and planning to enhance your qualifications, this course will give you the tools you need to be successful in the international business management arena.

Covering issues such as intercultural business communication, strategy, innovation, global economics and global marketing, it addresses the essentials of modern international business and opens doors to increased employment opportunities at postgraduate level.

What you'll learn

We expect this course to attract students from various countries and cultures. This provides an excellent opportunity for discussion with your peers, allowing you to acquire and deepen your understanding of the diversity of international approaches to global business challenges.

You’ll be encouraged to reflect on the approach to international business in your own culture and contribute relevant examples in class discussions.

You’ll learn to creatively address the issues of global competition and sustainability while acquiring knowledge of international business and its economic environment. You’ll graduate with an advanced understanding of the complexities of global economics and international business.

This is a full-time course and is split up into three trimesters. You can choose to start in either January or September. You’ll learn by a variety of teaching methods including lectures, tutorials and independent study.

Subjects include

  • Sustaining Organisational Performance
  • Global Economic Environment and Marketing
  • Leadership, Strategy and Innovation
  • Global Marketing
  • Intercultural Business Communication
  • HRM in an International Context
  • Research Methods
  • Dissertation

Careers

In recent years, students have come to our MSc courses with degrees from many different disciplines, and have gone on to build careers in a range of industries in the public, private and voluntary/not-for-profit sectors.

Entry requirements

The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelor (Hons) Degree at a 2:2 or above. We look for applicants to have a background in any discipline in order to be eligible for the programme.

We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

If English is not your first language, it is usually required that you sit an English language test in order to gain entry onto our postgraduate programmes.

This course requires the standard IELTS 6.0 with no individual component score of less than 5.5 or equivalent.

Our entry requirements indicate the minimum qualifications with which we normally accept students. Competition for places varies from year to year and you aren't guaranteed a place if you meet the minimum qualifications.

English language requirements

If your first language isn't English, you'll normally need to undertake an approved English language test. If requirements are not mentioned above, our minimum English language requirements will apply.

This may not apply if you have completed all your school qualifications in English, or your undergraduate degree was taught and examined in English (within two years of starting your postgraduate course). Check our country pages to find out if this applies to you.

Admissions policies

We are committed to being as accessible as possible to anyone who wants to achieve higher education.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 27, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
3 semesters
Full time
Price
Price
6,450 GBP
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Locations
United Kingdom - Edinburgh, Scotland
Start date: Sept. 2018
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Sept. 2018
United Kingdom - Edinburgh, Scotland
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Price
Home/EU students. Overseas: £12,620, 2016/17.