MSc International Business

Programme Summary

• Learn to understand the new realities of international business
• Examine how firms operate and succeed in international business
• Explore the cultural dimensions of international management

The Master of International Business is a contemporary flagship degree of the School of Business. It equips you with the international business skills you need in managing a global environment of continuous change. The programme aims to exploit existing opportunities in the global environment, and to explore new, demanding business challenges.

As a graduate, you can expect to be in demand for positions in export/import firms, foreign affairs and government departments, human resource management such as training, international liaison positions, logistics management, marketing and management consultancies, and purchasing and trade positions. The degree is ideal for those aiming to work in global corporations.

Upon successful completion of this course, graduates will be able to:

• demonstrate specialised knowledge in international trade and finance
• manage businesses strategically in a changing global environment
• exhibit an understanding of contemporary global business challenges
• understand and manage cultural issues within international business operations

Key facts

UK/EU/Full Time – £13,500
International – £14,500

Student Finance
Available for UK, EU & EEA Students

Start date
January, May, September

1 Year

On Campus

Course Options


  • Managing People and Organisations
  • Economics for Managers
  • Financial Reporting and Control
  • Business Analytics
  • International Business Environment
  • Marketing Management
  • Global Operations Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Dissertation

Entry requirements

Academic Requirement

  • An honours degree (at least 2:2 or above) in a relevant area, or equivalent.

English Language Requirement

  • IELTS: 6.0 overall with no other element below 5.5

You can take our Internal English Test completely free of charge to find out your level of English. If you do not have the required level of English for entry, our Academic English Courses can help you to achieve this level.

Please contact us to find out country-specific entry requirements as below:

•   International country-specific entry requirements
•   EU country-specific entry requirements

Fees & Funding

Tuition fees cover the cost of a student’s academic studies. This usually includes teaching costs, registration and examination fees (not repeat or tailing modules, re-sit fees or coursework resubmission). Any costs associated with work placements will be the students responsibility.

2018 Applicants

UK and EU students

Full-time fees – £13,500

For full details, please contact us.

International students

Full-time fees – £14,500 per year

For full details, please contact us.

Apply Now

Please contact us on 020 3305 8124 or send us an email to to discuss your requirements and obtain an application form.