Why choose this course
This course will teach you how to manage a multinational business. You’ll learn how to develop and implement global strategies, and how to make companies of any size truly international.
While benefiting from Surrey Business School’s emphasis on enterprise and innovation, you’ll be encouraged and motivated to expand your creative and practical thinking abilities.
We make sure you have the skills and knowledge that employers look out for, and you’ll have the chance to engage with real, contemporary challenges within modern business throughout your studies.
What you will study
Studying this course will help you to gain a thorough understanding of how successful businesses continue to have an international reach despite the many challenges posed by the modern world.
We’ll teach you how to effectively formulate and implement global strategies to succeed in international business. We’ll spark your interest by teaching you about the techniques and knowledge that professional managers need to control multinational business environments. You can also expect to explore areas such as the management of responsibility and ethical considerations.
You’ll experience an inspiring combination of our research findings and case studies from international firms and, in the process, discover why adopting some of the best, forward-thinking management techniques from around the world is crucial to success.
MSc - Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
Accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Academic year structure
Please note that the modules ‘E-Business Strategy’ and ‘Business Reporting Techniques’ are taught from June-July, and the International Business Project is undertaken from August-September.
Modules listed are indicative, reflecting the information available at the time of publication. Please note that modules may be subject to teaching availability, student demand and/or class size caps.
The University operates a credit framework for all taught programmes based on a 15-credit tariff. Modules can be either 15, 30, 45 or 60 credits, and additionally for some masters dissertations, 90 credits.
Year 1 (full-time)
|International Business Project||Compulsory||Cross Year|
|Global Strategy Implementation||Compulsory||1|
|International Business Management||Compulsory||1|
|Management of Human Resources||Compulsory||1|
|Accounting & Finance for Business||Compulsory||2|
|Business Reporting Techniques||Compulsory||2|
|International Human Resource Management||Optional||2|
|International Political Economy||Optional||2|
Choose 1 optional module
A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree, or a recognised equivalent international qualification.
About the School
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