University of Huddersfield

Degree level: Undergraduate

International Business (Top-Up)

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Course summary

PLEASE NOTE - To apply for January 2022, please select ‘deferred entry’ on your UCAS application in Apply 2021 Why International Business (Top-up)? Business is becoming truly global. This one-year top-up course is designed to help you understand the global factors driving business today. You will explore international business and the cultural differences and diversities that it has to offer. This top-up degree course is designed to help you build a greater understanding of how the commercial world operates and help give you an in-depth exploration of issues affecting business with focus on the international market. How will you learn? You will learn through practical application and delivered lectures, workshops, seminars and group work sessions.

  • You'll have the opportunity to develop your understanding of international business and explore the cultural differences and diversities that it has to offer.
  • During your studies we’ll focus on international business, strategic management, business responsibility and sustainability to help give you an understanding that can be applied in any sector or industry.
What subjects will you cover? As your studies progress you’ll be able to choose from a wide range of optional modules, such as Direct and Digital Marketing - through to Environmental Policy and Advanced Operations Management where you’ll study operations and processes management as well as gain an understanding of the nature of improvement implementations in organisations.

Course details


Core modules: International Business Strategy in Context Cross Cultural Studies Option modules: Choose from a list which may include: Monetary and Financial Framework Marketing for Small Business Strategic Retailing Business and the Entrepreneur Environmental Policy Social Entrepreneurship Undergraduate Dissertation Management Project Management Dissertation

Assessment method

Study and assessments will be based on your choice of modules. Your module specification/course handbook will provide full details of the assessment criteria applying to your course.

How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally one of the following: * Higher National Diploma in Business. * Overseas equivalents such as two years post baccalaureate at 55% average. * Successful completion of two years of Higher Education with 120 ECTS credits (or equivalent). If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable. Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our Where are you from information pages -

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Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £15000 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £15000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and finance - If you are an EU or International student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available - Please email the Student Finance Office ([email protected]) or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

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International Business (Top-Up) at University of Huddersfield - UCAS