International Business (Single Award) at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS

Course summary

Our MSc International Business (single award) is for students who want to broaden their knowledge of the international business environment, global strategy, and cross-cultural management. It suits individuals from a wide range of educational backgrounds, and offers the opportunity to gain valuable international experience in just one year. Globalisation represents a great opportunity for those who can acquire knowledge and skills that foster an international perspective, the ability to interact with stakeholders from all over the world, and the ability to operate in a labour market that crosses national borders. With this degree, you can gain an incredibly valuable international experience in just a year. Study with us in the UK, immerse yourself in a new culture at one of our European partner institutions and choose from an exciting range of hands-on final projects. Why choose this degree?

  • This degree will enable participants to study business while providing an insight into cultural and international impacts. It will also provide participants with a greater cultural awareness.
  • The degree is distinctly multidisciplinary in nature and aims to equip participants for improving their own management action.
  • You will complete a comprehensive development programme, which includes a short residential team-building course, normally held in the Peak District.
  • You can learn from the best by attending guest lectures from leading organisations. Previous speakers have included representatives from companies such as E.ON, Lego, Experian, Santander, and IBM.
  • NTU’s teaching and learning is gold-rated by the government’s Teaching Excellence Framework – that means you can count on outstanding teaching and learning, an education that’s truly focused on the workplace, and fantastic support in and outside of the classroom.
*Nottingham Business School have both EQUIS and AACSB accreditation. We are one of only six UK business schools recognised as a PRME Champion, and held up as an exemplar by the United Nations Principles of Responsible Management Education (PRME). NBS is also recognised by the Small Business Charter, as we play an effective role in supporting small businesses, local economies and student entrepreneurship. *

Modules

In Semester 1 you'll study International Business Environment and Strategy; Organisation and Management and Cross-cultural Management. In Semester 2, you will either study abroad or complete modules in human resources management (HRM), global supply chain and international experience. In Semester 3 you'll study one of the following major projects: Business Research Project; Internship Experience Project (stay at home route only); Global Experience Project (stay at home route only); Consultancy Experience Project (stay at home route only). Throughout the year you'll study Transformational Leadership Development and Research Methods for Managers.

Assessment method

A range of assessment methods are used across the course, the choice of which reflects the needs and demands of the different types of module. Some modules will assess the ability to work collaboratively in a team and others will assess individual capability. Types of assessment will range from examinations to group presentations including essays, reports, financial analyses, literature reviews and research-based projects.


Entry requirements

You will need an undergraduate degree equivalent to a UK undergraduate honours degree (2.2 or above). One academic reference is required. If English is not your first language you need to show us that your language skills are strong enough for intensive academic study. We usually ask for an IELTS test and we accept some alternative English language tests. For 1-year Masters you'll need a 6.5 grade overall with minimum of 5.5 in each component.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

For information about our fees and funding, please visit: https://www.ntu.ac.uk/course/nottingham-business-school/pg/msc-international-business-single-award.

Sponsorship information

We have a host of competitive scholarships available. Please visit https://www.ntu.ac.uk/study-and-courses/postgraduate/fees-and-funding/funding for further information.

International Business (Single Award) at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS