Masters Programs in Business Studies

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After earning a bachelor’s degree, many students choose to pursue a master’s degree, which provides them an in-depth focus on their program of study. Typically, these courses take one to three years to complete and can be used to pursue a doctorate program. Often, high positions require this level of training.

The first thing you need to know is what is a Master in Business Studies? This program covers basic commerce and finance courses, as well as various aspects of business management. Many schools give students the option to specialize in one area of business studies, such as project management, corporate responsibility, marketing, finance, auditing, human resource management, entrepreneurship, and more. This focus gives each master’s student a unique education tailored to their career goals.

Businesses are historically in need of fresh perspective in the multitude of positions available worldwide, giving prospective students a wide variety of career opportunities after graduation. Typically, master’s graduates earn more money and can negotiate better benefits.

Each business studies program will be different, so the costs and fees will vary. Location, course options such as online learning, and the length of the program may affect the amount a student must pay. It is wise to contact the desired school for specific fee information.

Upon program completion, business studies graduates typically see quite a few opportunities in the vast area of business, both in public and private institutions. Often, degree holders manage corporate projects or personal financial portfolios as project managers or financial advisors. Some choose to determine the marketing and advertising plan for companies as marketing specialists, while a number of graduates choose traditional bank and finance jobs as accountants, auditors, loan officers, and more.

Finding the right program is the first step toward your future career. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Grenoble Master in International Business (MIB)

GISMA Business School
Campus Full time 24 months September 2018 Germany Berlin

The Grenoble MIB program uses an international perspective to approach the key concepts and skills of successful management. The program examines the most fundamental concepts in international business including marketing, accounting, business law, and strategic management. [+]

Grenoble Master in International Business (MIB)

The Grenoble MIB program uses an international perspective to approach the key concepts and skills of successful management. The program examines the most fundamental concepts in international business including marketing, accounting, business law, and strategic management. You'll develop both the academic excellence and practical hands-on skills you need to succeed.The first year will cover the essential topics of international businesses, while the second year is devoted to your Final Management Project (FMP). Free beginner's German classes for all students. 20% spring discount available until the end of May! ... [-]


Master in Business Management

The University of the West Indies - Mona School of Business & Management
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 Jamaica Kingston

The Master in Business Management emphasizes both core business concepts and practical dimensions of business management. It is specifically designed to deliver value to the candidate through an experiential learning approach anchored in a sound academic base with an option for either and entrepreneurship or an internship track. [+]

The Master in Business Management emphasizes both core business concepts and practical dimensions of business management. It is specifically designed to deliver value to the candidate through an experiential learning approach anchored in a sound academic base with an option for either and entrepreneurship or an internship track.

The programme caters to two groups of students. The first group will be made up of those students who want to pursue a Master’s degree but have little work experience and want to gain some directed experience by doing an internship. The second group will be made up of those students who are interested in entrepreneurship.

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Master of International Business (MIB)

Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Campus Full time 2 - 3 years December 2018 China Shanghai

The program of Master of International Business (MIB) intends to create a community of diverse culture, and aims to train and develop talented students to have a comprehensive understanding of global business and a deep insight into China’s dynamic business environment as well as knowledge about China’s history, culture, law, and policy. Meanwhile, we encourage and facilitate the students to approach and practice in the Chinese industries so that upon graduation they are equipped with both advanced knowledge and practical sense of doing business in China. [+]

You have chosen to enrich your academic knowledge and gain new experiences by studying in MIB program at ACEM!

The program of Master of International Business (MIB) intends to create a community of diverse culture, and aims to train and develop talented students to have a comprehensive understanding of global business and a deep insight into China’s dynamic business environment as well as knowledge about China’s history, culture, law, and policy. Meanwhile, we encourage and facilitate the students to approach and practice in the Chinese industries so that upon graduation they are equipped with both advanced knowledge and practical sense of doing business in China.

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Specialized Master's Degree in Strategic Business Unit Management

HEC Paris in Qatar
Campus Part time 18 months July 2018 Qatar Doha

Shape your own future with our revamped specialized master's degree curriculum: find out about the updated key components of the degree, the new areas of focus and the admission requirements, and get ready for the next intake in Doha. [+]

Shape your own future with our revamped specialized master's degree curriculum: find out about the updated key components of the degree, the new areas of focus and the admission requirements, and get ready for the next intake in Doha. Boost your career with this part-time master's degree, enhance your leadership skills, develop your management acumen and foster a genuinely entrepreneurial approach to management. Program Curriculum

The program comprises of 3 stages: core curriculum, a track in the area of your choice, as well as a master thesis, supervised by a faculty member, on a topic relevant to your company or your career progression. Learn in a challenging environment created by HEC Paris' world-class faculty for the new generation of leaders. Our program curriculum, which has been revamped for the upcoming intake, is subject to continuous development to ensure that it takes account of changes in the economic environment and meets participants' evolving needs.... [-]


Master in International Business

University of St. Thomas
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years Open Enrollment USA Houston + 1 more

The Cameron School of Business (CSB) helps students reach success with flexible programs. We accommodate working professionals with our class offerings. The small class environment coupled with access to Houston’s business community provides a unique liberal arts focus. [+]

The Cameron School of Business (CSB) helps students reach success with flexible programs. We accommodate working professionals with our class offerings. The small class environment coupled with access to Houston’s business community provides a unique liberal arts focus.

The Master in International Business (MIB) is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge sets to be effective problem solvers and decision makers in a global business context. Students in this program will:

Develop technical skills related to business disciplines and practices; Understand and navigate the political economy in domestic, bilateral, regional and global contexts; Communicate successfully in written and oral form and effectively engage in cross-cultural communication; Finish the program with a required capstone class that serves as an international study program. Degree Requirements ... [-]

Master in Responsible Management-Impact Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Steinbeis University Berlin Institute Corporate Responsibility Management
Online & Campus Combined Part time 1 - 12 months October 2018 Germany Berlin

M.A. in Responsible Management – Specialization in Impact Entrepreneurship and Innovation (Social Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation). [+]

M.A. in Responsible Management – Specialization in Impact Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Steinbeis University Berlin - Institute Corporate Responsibility Management (ICRM) offers the Master's Program M.A. in Responsible Management (MRM) since May 2010. ICRM has recently initiated a new study track, Impact Entrepreneurship, and Innovation, which aims at equipping current and future entrepreneurs with the necessary knowledge and skills to develop innovative projects and ventures that create positive impact.

In the framework of the study track, two new seminars will be offered:

Social Entrepreneurship. Social Innovation.

There will be a strong emphasis on project-based and peer-to-peer learning, facilitated through diverse participants, field trips, coaching and alike.... [-]


Master’s Program in Strategy and International Management

University of St.Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs
Campus Full time 18 months September 2019 Switzerland St.Gallen

The mission of the Master’s Programme in Strategy and International Management (SIM) is to provide students with the advanced knowledge of general management necessary for a successful career as respected and responsible managers. The SIM offers an integrative and interdisciplinary approach, because only an approach of this nature is capable of conveying the ability to cope with the complex management challenges of our time. [+]

Masters in Business Studies. The mission of the Master’s Programme in Strategy and International Management (SIM) is to provide students with the advanced knowledge of general management necessary for a successful career as respected and responsible managers. The SIM offers an integrative and interdisciplinary approach, because only an approach of this nature is capable of conveying the ability to cope with the complex management challenges of our time. This approach earned the SIM 1st place in the Financial Times Global Masters in Management Ranking 2011- 2017! Curriculum The SIM curriculum combines the research-based, academic rigor of a Master of Arts with the interactive nature and practice-oriented approach present in leading MBA programs. Students are thus offered the best of two learning worlds. Advanced Management Courses The compulsory courses advance students’ knowledge of the functional areas of management. Students explore advanced theories and concepts, examine managerial practice, and engage in scientific discussion. Core electives The core electives consist of Advanced Management Courses, Integratives and SIM in Practice: SIM Integratives SIM Integratives focus on subjects of widespread and current interest in the field of management. Multidisciplinary perspectives are needed in order to embrace these subjects and explore ways to cope successfully with the major management challenges of our time. SIM in Practice SIM students have to initiate and complete an international internship, called SIM International Project (SIMIP). The purpose of the SIM-IP is for students to engage in challenging and practice-oriented work outside the classroom, yet topically related to their studies. The... [-]

Master of Global Business

SP Jain School of Global Management Dubai
Campus Full time 16 months January 2019 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Master of Global Business (MGB) is a 16-month, full-time, course designed to provide graduates in-depth cross-functional knowledge of business and a sound understanding of how business operates in a global environment. [+]

The Master of Global Business (MGB) is a 16-month*, full-time, course designed to provide graduates in-depth cross-functional knowledge of business and a sound understanding of how business operates in a global environment. The course makes use of a blended learning model that includes simulations, group-work, real-world case studies, enabling students to related theoretical aspects of the business to the practical challenges facing today’s global business managers.

*The 16-month course includes 12 months of academic study followed by a mandatory 4-month internship.

Elective modules: Logistics, Investment Banking, Marketing , International Business

Target Audiences

Students in the age group of 21- 25, who have less than 3 years of work experience. The degree can later be upgraded to a Global MBA.... [-]


Master in Sustainable Entrepreneurship

University of Groningen - Campus Fryslan
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Netherlands Groningen

Ever considered a career in sustainability and management? This Master's programme will teach you everything you need to know about Sustainable Entrepreneurship. The global economy is undergoing a transformation towards a sustainable society in which the interests of people, planet, and profits together are the driving force, rather than neoclassical industrial economic systems. [+]

Ever considered a career in sustainability and management? This Master's programme will teach you everything you need to know about Sustainable Entrepreneurship.

The global economy is undergoing a transformation towards a sustainable society in which the interests of people, planet, and profits together are the driving force, rather than neoclassical industrial economic systems. This transformation needs academic professionals who can demonstrate that sustainable entrepreneurship is key. Our programme trains these professionals.

Are you interested in:

developing a new perspective? circular business models? learning from real entrepreneurs? developing your leadership and management skills and academic knowledge about sustainability? ... [-]

Master in International Business

Business School Lausanne
Campus 18 months September 2018 Switzerland Lausanne

The BSL Master in International Business (MIB) takes you beyond the academic discovery of business. It enables you to discover your own way of making a difference while forging an exciting path of professional development. [+]

Program Overview

The BSL Master in International Business (MIB) takes you beyond the academic discovery of business. It enables you to discover your own way of making a difference while forging an exciting path of professional development.

You will embark on a personal development journey and will cultivate skills and perspectives that empower you to make meaningful change in the world. You will prepare for a career that fits your strengths and passions and will choose between three program options including an international study exchange in China, participation in the Aim2Flourish business case project with an optional internship, and a cutting-edge specialization in data analytics. You will explore innovative and state-of-the-art business tools and concepts that challenge business-as-usual thinking and offer a different perspective on business as a force for good. BSL Signature Features Small classes with personalized attention and support from professors Professors who are seasoned and currently active business practitioners and experts in their field International and diverse environment with students from 60 nationalities Program Options ... [-]

Schneider Electric Graduate Programme

Sqore - Student Competition
Campus Full time 18 months USA Silicon Valley

Go Green in the City 2018 is going to be bolder, better and more exciting! Join the 8th edition of the ultimate global student competition in sustainable cities with Schneider Electric. [+]

Go Green in the City 2018 is going to be bolder, better and more exciting! Join the 8th edition of the ultimate global student competition in sustainable cities with Schneider Electric.

We want to solve business challenges of the future with you! Tell us - what’s your bold idea?

Ten finalist teams from around the world will get a sponsored trip to the grand finale in the USA.

You could be connecting with some of our bold people in Schneider Electric, who lead our effort in digital transformation. Learn more about what it’s like to be part of the solution for a sustainable future with the global leader in energy management and automation.

Win the top prize, and you could find yourself kick-starting a meaningful career with Schneider Electric.... [-]


M.S. in Entrepreneurship & Design (ENTD)

University of Delaware, Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 11 months September 2018 USA Newark

The M.S. in Entrepreneurship & Design (ENTD) is a graduate degree program of the Lerner College of Business & Economics and involves partnerships between the Horn Program in Entrepreneurship, the College of Engineering's Department of Mechanical Engineering and the College of Arts & Sciences. The program includes interdisciplinary, experiential courses focused on entrepreneurship, creativity & design and prototyping & new product development. Courses are augmented by enrichment opportunities such as funding competitions, mentoring programs, networking events and a variety of useful resources. Completion of required courses and participation in enrichment activities provides students with the knowledge, skills, connections, and access to resources needed to manifest innovation and thrive in a rapidly changing world. [+]

The M.S. in Entrepreneurship & Design (ENTD) is a graduate degree program of the Lerner College of Business & Economics and involves partnerships between the Horn Program in Entrepreneurship, the College of Engineering's Department of Mechanical Engineering and the College of Arts & Sciences. The program includes interdisciplinary, experiential courses focused on entrepreneurship, creativity & design and prototyping & new product development. Courses are augmented by enrichment opportunities such as funding competitions, mentoring programs, networking events and a variety of useful resources. Completion of required courses and participation in enrichment activities provides students with the knowledge, skills, connections, and access to resources needed to manifest innovation and thrive in a rapidly changing world.... [-]


Master in International Management (MIM) (European & US accreditations)

The International University in Geneva
Campus Full time Part time 1 year February 2019 Switzerland Geneva + 1 more

The Master of International Management (MIM) is designed for students interested in pursuing careers in international business management. The degree is geared towards recent undergraduates or working professionals with less than two years of experience. The MIM provides a comprehensive introduction to international business: how do companies market and operate at an international level? What are the communication and cultural challenges for businesses today? What are the ethical and social responsibilities of the business world? [+]

KEY BENEFITS OF THE MASTER OF INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT Switzerland is a dynamic and multicultural learning environment; An overview of key business theories and practices; Practical communication and negotiation skills for entering the multicultural workplace; Insights into the latest global business trends and challenges; PROFILE

The Master of International Management (MIM) is designed for students interested in pursuing careers in international business management. The degree is geared towards recent undergraduates or working professionals with less than two years of experience. The MIM provides a comprehensive introduction to international business: how do companies market and operate at an international level? What are the communication and cultural challenges for businesses today? What are the ethical and social responsibilities of the business world?... [-]


Master of Global Business

S P Jain School of Global Management Singapore
Campus Full time 16 months January 2019 Singapore

The Master of Global Business (MGB) is a 16-month*, full-time, course designed to provide graduates in-depth cross-functional knowledge of business and a sound understanding of how businesses operate in a global environment. The course makes use of a blended learning model that includes simulations, group-work, real-world case studies, enabling students to relate theoretical aspects of the business to the practical challenges facing today’s global business managers. [+]

The Master of Global Business (MGB) is a 16-month*, full-time, course designed to provide graduates in-depth cross-functional knowledge of business and a sound understanding of how businesses operate in a global environment. The course makes use of a blended learning model that includes simulations, group-work, real-world case studies, enabling students to relate theoretical aspects of the business to the practical challenges facing today’s global business managers.

The 16-month course includes 12 months of academic study followed by a mandatory 4-month internship. Highlights of MGB New Specialisation in E-Business. Business Education 2.0 curriculum. Corporate Readiness training. Australian degree. Accredited by ABEST21, Japan. Multinational Career Services Offices in 4 countries. New and improved curriculum focuses on enhancing your employability in a global setting. Pre-term learning component reduces classroom time spent learning “conceptual components” creating time for more applied on-campus learning. ADMISSION PROCESS ... [-]

Master in Business Analytics

Bentley University Graduate School of Business
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 24 months September 2018 USA Waltham + 1 more

Big Data has become big business. And, as the field of business analytics grows, so does the demand for qualified professionals with deep analytical experience. The Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) continues Bentley’s long tradition of training analytics professionals at the graduate level, providing the valuable tools needed to succeed in this emerging field. [+]

Big Data has become big business. And, as the field of business analytics grows, so does the demand for qualified professionals with deep analytical experience. The Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) continues Bentley’s long tradition of training analytics professionals at the graduate level, providing the valuable tools needed to succeed in this emerging field.

Bentley's Business Analytics Program Ranks #12 Among Top Big Data Grad Programs

Value Colleges has ranked the Top 50 Residential Big Data Graduate Programs of 2016 and Bentley's Master of Science in Business Analytics program holds a spot at number 12. Value Colleges chooses top programs by examining Payscale's College Salary Report, U.S. News, and World Report Rankings and cost.... [-]