15 months
15080 USD/year
15080 USD/year
Tuition fee
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At University of North Carolina Wilmington, our International Master of Business Administration is offered as a part of the International Business School Alliance (IBSA) Dual Degree Master’s Program and uniquely combines travel, adventure, and culture with a profound academic experience – students earn two master’s degrees in about one calendar year in two different countries! 


This International Master of Business Administration degree at University of North Carolina Wilmington has been uniquely designed to set graduates apart from other job-seekers.

Key Features 

  • The IBSA Dual Degree Master’s Program is an innovative, fast-paced, international education for motivated and adventurous students. The program is geared towards students with an undergraduate degree in business, finance, or economics. All courses are taught in English.
  • This one-year, full-time dual master’s degree consists of three main elements. The first term begins with a core set of identical class modules that are taught at all six universities in a host of global settings. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Portfolio Management 
  • International Real Estate Investment 
  • International Finance 
  • Global Macroeconomic Trends
  • Global Topics 
  • Financial Research Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An electronic application for graduate admission. 
  • Official transcripts of all college work (undergraduate and graduate) showing completion of an undergraduate degree in business and/or economics. 
  • Transcripts from foreign institutions must be evaluated by a credentials service prior to submission to UNCW.
  • Official paper transcripts should be mailed to The Graduate School, UNCW, 601 South College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403-5955 or electronic transcripts (password protected) can be e-mailed directly by the institution to Gradtranscripts@uncw.edu.
  • TOEFL (80 points) or IELTS (6.5 points) if English is not your native language.
  • Three recommendations including one from an employer or supervisor who can comment on the applicant’s work experience and potential for successful completion of a master’s program. Only recommendations completed as part of the on-line application process are accepted.
  • Applicant’s resume.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18850 USD for the full programme during 15 months.
  • National

    15080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18850 USD for the full programme during 15 months.

Living costs for Wilmington

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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