Master in International Business Management


Program Description



The program addresses the current needs of the economic higher education system through a teaching process oriented towards the labor market that this highly influenced by changes and new requirements regarding the skills that graduates require. It offers the organizational framework to develop competencies for the identification and exploitation of international business opportunities. The program provides students with the know-how and skills to succeed in today’s competitive and globalized business environment. This is achieved by using a balanced mix of theoretical, practical, and project-based active learning elements.

Contents and structure

In the first year of the program, students develop their core knowledge and skills. The courses offered focus on international aspects of marketing, finance, business law as well as aspects related to leadership practices or European policies. During the second year, students are able to customize their studies through increased flexibility and a choice of various elective courses. Students will have to participate in an internship in order to put their learning experience into practice and they will conclude their studies with a research-oriented master thesis.

Career perspectives

During the program, students are trained to apply their solid theoretical, methodological, and empirical background in specialized areas of international management. The program’s close relationship with business partners guarantees students an early contact with potential employers, while senior directors are often invited to lead discussions on the latest business practices and issues. As a result of the program’s international outlook, graduates attract the attention of potential international employers. They could work as counselors/ experts/economists in management, counselors/experts/ economists in international economic relations, consultants in management, researchers in management, experts in the field of investments, etc. Graduates will have numerous opportunities in a variety of organizations, such as multinational corporations, consulting firms, small and medium-sized enterprises, and research centers. Also, after successful completion, it allows students to pursue an academic career in the context of doctoral studies in Management.

International perspectives

Apart from the internationally-oriented curriculum, students will get the chance to experience foreign cultures and perspectives through exchange programs with more than 100 partner universities worldwide. Significant international opportunities are also offered by working groups formed of international students, lectures given by international visiting professors, as well as by international study tours.


1st Semester (30 credits)

  • International Marketing
  • International Finance
  • Quantitative Methods in Economics, Finance, and Management
  • Problems of World Economy
  • Intercultural Business Communication (English, French, German, Italian, or Spanish)

2nd Semester (30 credits)

  • Assets Management
  • Controlling
  • Leadership in Organizations
  • International Business Law
  • European Economic Policies

3rd Semester (30 credits)

  • Corporate Governance
  • International Strategies
  • Business Psychology and Organizational Behavior
  • Elective Course 1 from:
    • Business Communication. Competence and Performance (English, French, German, Italian, or Spanish)
    • Environmental Responsibility Management
  • Elective Course 2 from:
    • Innovation Management
    • Capital Investments
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Conflict Management and Social Dialogue
    • Business Protocol

4th Semester (30 credits)

  • European Project Management
  • Internship - International Strategies
  • Scientific Research for the Master's Thesis Elaboration
  • Internship for the Master's Thesis Elaboration
  • Elective Course 3 from:
    • E-Business
    • Financial Reporting Standards
    • Knowledge Management in Organizations
    • Management in the Global Context

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Last updated Aug 2020

About the School

Babeş-Bolyai University (UBB) is currently the largest Romanian university, hosting around 47.000 students enrolled in Bachelor, Master or Ph.D. programs in the 2019-2020 academic year. The Faculty of ... Read More

Babeş-Bolyai University (UBB) is currently the largest Romanian university, hosting around 47.000 students enrolled in Bachelor, Master or Ph.D. programs in the 2019-2020 academic year. The Faculty of Economics and Business Administration (FSEGA) of UBB is the best Romanian higher education institution in Economics and Business. Read less