Masters Degree in Global Business in Africa

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A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

 

Global business refers to the way in which a company conducts business internationally. Working abroad requires companies to have cultural sensitivity as well as an understanding of local hiring, managing, marketing and other business practices.

Even if you choose East Africa’s mythological, enchanting Tanzania; Senegal, land of teranga or South Africa, with its wide opportunities to soak in and serve, research in Africa will be overwhelming.

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Master of International Business (MIB)

Institut Africain de Management
Campus November 2017 Senegal Dakar

Earn your Master degree in Dakar – one of West Africa’s biggest port cities, and be in the center of this regional hub of diplomacy, economics, and international trade. The IAM Master of International Business (MIB) is a unique hybrid of a degree in business and international affairs to prepare future decision makers for their role in international organizations. Designed to cultivate a global mindset necessary for an international management career, the MIB is entirely taught in English. [+]

Masters in Global Business in Africa 2017. IAM’s MIB curriculum develops deep competency in international business practices in compliance with a nuanced understanding of the global business context. It offers a mix of up to date theory and hands on application to sharpen students’ skills and insight building on contextual intelligence and the ability to recognize the impact of geopolitics, law, culture, and society on the world of business. While covering the standard global business affairs, the MIB program brings the African continent and its often neglected business opportunities to the shore, using case studies of international companies active in West Africa and beyond. IAM’s and the students’ key to success is expertise, professionalism, and a locally rooted global citizenship. Why choose to study the MIB at IAM Dakar? A generalist program with a special focus on international aspects of business and management to meet the changing needs of today's global companies. An International Business program that also teaches the Business environment of African and other emerging countries. An enriching multicultural learning experience in Dakar, a regional economic hub and port city. A program recognizing the high demand for intercultural awareness and contextual intelligence skills. A program utilizing both practitioner and academic expertise within its faculty and teaching staff. PRACTICAL INFORMATION Program duration Four semesters (on campus) (120 credits) Format An evening course with additional weekend block seminars (30 credits per semester) Entry requirements Bachelor or License level degree with good grade average High level Proficiency in English (≥C2) Degree... [-]

Advanced Master in Strategy and Management of International Business

ESSEC Business School
Campus Full time 12 - 15 months September 2017 France Cergy-Pontoise

The Advanced Master in Strategy and Management of International Business is a full-time, intensive and comprehensive program. [+]

A word from the Academic Director "Being SMIB is not only a label that you get when joining the academic programme. It is a real mindset, attitude and way of living that will stick to you all along the years. I can assert this, not only as the appointed Academic Director of the programme, but also as a former SMIB myself. This would be the summary of this SMIB-spirit: business-oriented, open-minded, bold and authentic. Being open-minded is not an advertising catch phrase for the SMIB programme. We really live diversity in our daily life: when on campus, through the various nationalities represented in the programme; when on business trips; when at work, through the many chosen expatriation paths that SMIBs are in… So how do we do it? Simply because our focus is on excellence, in whatever we do. And to be excellent, one needs emotional, cultural, theoretical and practical intelligence. So if you are not fully convinced, read on!" Anne-Flore Maman Larraufie (PhD), Academic Director of the MS SMIB Why should I do the MS SMIB? Get ready to join the global job market with this internationally focused programme, which includes: core courses taught 100% in English a choice of specialised track offered at all corners of the globe with 3 leading partner universities each with a specific career goal in mind an international field trip the possibility to learn French and Mandarin as a foreign language an in-company project to be carried out anywhere in the world the... [-]

Specializing Master in Luxury Goods Management (Milan)

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC)
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Italy Milan Rome Piacenza Ghana Accra Cremona + 5 more

The Master in Luxury Goods Management - EMLUX is aimed at those students who wish to begin their career path in the luxury industry, a sector that requires both an understanding of the process of creativity and a solid managerial approach in order to succeed in an international multifaceted environment. With a concrete approach, EMLUX allows students to understand the peculiar logic and strategies of luxury companies, who master the ability to... [+]

Masters in Global Business in Africa 2017. The Master in Luxury Goods Management - EMLUX is aimed at those students who wish to begin their career path in the luxury industry, a sector that requires both an understanding of the process of creativity and a solid managerial approach in order to succeed in an international multifaceted environment. With a concrete approach, EMLUX allows students to understand the peculiar logic and strategies of luxury companies, who master the ability to craft products that are desired by clients worldwide. Learning objectives Starting from the necessary cultural foundations of luxury and the understanding of the utmost importance of craftsmanship and of the métiers d’art which are vital for this industry, EMLUX proceeds to unravel the managerial tools that dominate the functions of a luxury company, with a particular focus on brand management, retail, finance and accounting, which are key to obtain economic stability and long term growth. Our cross-functional approach is the key for future managers, who need to understand the implications and impact of company decisions. Career opportunities & professional recognition EMLUX is especially designed to enhance diverse skills related to the particular operational, financial, marketing and product issues that impact strategic and business decisions in the luxury industry. Participants will therefore be exposed to the fundamentals needed to start the following careers: Marketing or brand manager Product manager Licensing manager Retail/wholesale manager Communication manager Area manager Buyer/merchandiser Can I learn Italian while studying? The Master offers a compulsory Italian Language and... [-]

Master Economic And International Studies (eco)

Ecole de Gouvernance et d'Economie de Rabat
Campus Full time August 2017 Morocco Rabat

Master Economic and International Studies (Eco) is a Master of the Moroccan School of Economics (MSE) built through international partnerships between the Mohammed VI Polytechnic University, the Institute for Studies of Aix-en-Provence and Policies Faculty of Economics of the University Pierre Mendes France of Grenoble. [+]

Master Economic and International Studies (Eco) is a Master of the Moroccan School of Economics (MSE) built through international partnerships between the Mohammed VI Polytechnic University, the Institute for Studies of Aix-en-Provence and Policies Faculty of Economics of the University Pierre Mendes France of Grenoble. This course aims to train students to analyze and act in an international context profoundly marked by the internationalization of economic systems and businesses. In a world marked by an abundance of economic data and information, the Economic and International Studies degree allows to develop the tools to scientifically understand the economic mechanisms and systems, weigh and put into perspective the analysis or recommendations but also anticipate disseminate and thinking about the economy and development. Economic and International Studies allows students to acquire a true culture of economics through a reflection on the history and epistemological value of economics and their different theoretical constructs. The curriculum also allows especially to acquire the practical tools and economic knowledge applied to public policy development through mastery of statistics, mathematics applied to economics, growth theory, education policy industrial or theories of growth. At the end of their course students gain a solid grasp of theoretical and practical issues of discipline and a master of his methods and analysis techniques, a mastery of the expression of their findings in several languages ​​(Arabic, French , English) and a strong capacity for analysis, synthesis and oral and written production. It allows to train managers comfortable with the environment and the international... [-]