Profile

Our innovative Advanced International Business Management Dual Award course is for those aspiring towards an international career in business management.

On completion of this course, you will be awarded:

  • Advanced International Business Management MSc from Newcastle University
  • International Business Management MSc from the University of Groningen

The course covers the main aspects of business in an international context, including:

  • strategic management and organisation
  • managing across cultures
  • financial management and financial risk
  • economics and marketing

What you'll learn

You will focus on the comparative analyses of countries, institutions and cultures. This is in context with the strategic decision-making of companies in an international environment.

You will develop crucial interpersonal skills and learn how to:

  • improve the quality of organisational management, leadership and practice
  • develop your capacity for enquiry, problem-solving, critical thinking and analysis
  • communicate and cooperate with people from different cultural backgrounds
  • develop skills for operations management within international, multinational or transnational enterprises

Your Development

On completion of this course, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • knowledge of how to improve the quality of management, leadership and practice in international organisations
  • improved capacity for enquiry, problem-solving, critical thinking and analysis
  • the ability to communicate and cooperate with individuals from different cultural backgrounds

Career focus

A sample of job titles our graduates now hold include:

  • Managing Director
  • Financial Analyst
  • Legal Contracts Advisor
  • Project Technical Leader
  • Procurement Agent
  • Category Analyst
  • Corporate Strategy Intern
  • Marketing Account Executive

Delivery

Semester one is taught at Newcastle University Business School. Semester two is taught at the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Groningen. Both universities teach the course in English, so you do not need knowledge of the Dutch language.

You will also complete a dissertation on a topic that you have studied during the course. You can choose whether to study at Newcastle or Groningen during this process. You will receive joint support and guidance, with a supervisor from each institution.

There are many opportunities to engage with organisations through guest lectures and live case studies. We also encourage you to engage with organisations through your dissertation research.

Modules for 2018 entry

Module changes

Modules change annually to take account of:

  • changing staff expertise
  • developments in the discipline
  • the requirements of external bodies and partners
  • student feedback.

Most module information for 2019 entry will be available from mid-May 2019.

Program taught in:
English

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Last updated March 4, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Aug 2019
Duration
17 months
Full-time
Price
20,000 GBP
International |UK: Full time: £6,500 |EU: Full time: £6,500
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