MSc International Management

General

Program Description

Key information

  • Duration: 1-year full time, 2 years part-time
  • Start date: September 2019
  • Apply by: 1 August (International), 1 September (UK/EU)

Gain a strong understanding of the complexities of the global business environment. This will help you succeed in an international enterprise.

You’ll develop an in-depth understanding of the business systems in Europe, East Asia, and emerging economies.

You can tailor your degree to your own interests, choosing options including marketing, finance, and entrepreneurship.

Full-time and part-time study

Choose to study this course full time or part time, to fit around your work and family life. Modules for the full-time course are listed below.

For details about the part-time course, contact us at bmec@sussex.ac.uk

How will I study?

You’ll study core modules and options in the autumn and spring terms. In the summer term, you carry out your research project.

Assessment is through coursework, unseen tests, essays, extended essays and a research project.

Modules

These modules are running in the academic year 2018/19. We also plan to offer them in future academic years. They may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.

Core modules

Core modules are taken by all students on the course. They give you a solid grounding in your chosen subject and prepare you to explore the topics that interest you most.

Options

Alongside your core modules, you can choose options to broaden your horizons and tailor your course to your interests.

How much does it cost?

Fees

  • UK/EU students: £11,450 per year
  • Channel Islands and Isle of Man students: £11,450 per year
  • International students: £20,750 per year

Note that your fees may be subject to an increase on an annual basis.

Living costs

Find out typical living costs for studying at Sussex

How can I fund my course?

Postgraduate Masters loans

You can borrow up to £10,609 to help with fees and living costs if your course starts on or after 1 August 2018. Loans are available from the Student Loans Company if you’re from the UK or if you’re an EU national studying for a Masters.

Find out more about Postgraduate Masters Loans

Scholarships

Our aim is to ensure that every student who wants to study with us is able to despite financial barriers, so that we continue to attract talented and unique individuals.

Careers

Prepare for an international management career in any sector. This course is also ideal for graduates with a non-managerial background who’d like to enter the profession.

We develop international managers who can comfortably, confidently and effectively deal with counterparts from around the world.

Graduate destinations

92% of students from the Department of Business and Management were in work or further study six months after graduating. Recent University of Sussex Business School graduates have gone on to jobs including:

  • customer service manager, British Airways
  • management graduate trainee, Lloyds Bank
  • business unit manager, Ministry of Planning and Development.

(HESA EPI, Destinations of Post Graduate Leavers of Higher Education 2017 survey)

Last updated Aug 2019

About the School

The University of Sussex is a leading research-intensive university near Brighton. They have both an international and local outlook, with staff and students from more than 100 countries and frequent ... Read More

The University of Sussex is a leading research-intensive university near Brighton. They have both an international and local outlook, with staff and students from more than 100 countries and frequent engagement in community activities and services. Read less