Overview International businesses are complex and often present new and exciting challenges, requiring employees who understand the dynamic conditions and opportunities within a global market. Now students who do not meet the requirements of a 12 month postgraduate course can still pursue a career in International Business, by completing an extra three months of study to bring them up to speed Why study MA International Business Management (Enhanced) at Middlesex University? This course has been specifically created to assist students who do not qualify for our 12 month programme gain the core knowledge and skills they need to catch up and complete the same level of study as the rest of our postgraduates. We've tailored the course to include three extra months of study that cover the essential skills and theories you need to embark on an advanced course in International Business Management. Core to the course is an understanding of managing company operations and dealing with issues such as financial performance. You will gain in-depth knowledge of global business environments and international entrepreneurial activity, as well as benefiting from trips to industry and professional speakers. The aim of this course is to equip you with effective management and operational processes that will enable you to pursue a career path to managerial positions. Course highlights
- Offers a holistic perspective on international business taking in strategic and logistical issues such as decision making, business strategy, multinational enterprise, financial analysis and supply chain management
- This course is taught by academics whose have research expertise in MNE innovation strategy, emerging market strategies, SME internationalisation, strategic marketing and international HRM
- You will be able to enhance your understanding of practice through industry trips and attending talks by guest speakers
- Access to the Chartered Management Institute’s Management Direct resource hub where you will find thousands of online resources, creative tools for problem solving and interactive scenarios to aid self-directed learning.
Academic Practice in Business (30 Credits) - Compulsory Key Management Concepts (30 Credits) - Compulsory International Business Strategy (30 Credits) - Compulsory Global Supply Chain Management (15 Credits) - Optional International Entrepreneurship (15 Credits) - Optional Trade and the Multinational Enterprise (15 Credits) - Compulsory Management in a Globalised Context (15 Credits) - Compulsory Managing the Multinational Organisation (15 Credits) - Compulsory Management Analytics (15 Credits) - Compulsory MA International Business Management Project (60 Credits) - Compulsory New Trends in International Business (15 Credits) - Optional International Reward Management (15 Credits) - Optional International and Cross-Cultural Marketing (15 Credits) - Optional Multichannel Marketing Management (15 Credits) - Optional Cross-Cultural Communication and Global Brands (15 Credits) - Optional Entrepreneurship in the Digital Sector (15 Credits) - Optional Applied Corporate Finance (15 Credits) - Optional
3rd class (hons degree) or equivalent qualification Exceptionally, applicants without a first degree might be considered based on professional or other qualifications approved for this purpose.
English language requirements
|With at least 6.0 in each component
|With at least 21 in listening & writing, 22 in speaking and 23 in reading
|With at least 51 in all components
Fees and funding
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.