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International Business

American College Dublin

Master
12 months
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10000 EUR/year
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About

The Master of Business in International Business at American College Dublin is a QQI-accredited, level 9, post-graduate course for graduates who wish to further their understanding of international business and open up exciting new career prospects.  

Overview

The International Business programme delivered by American College Dublin equips the student with the necessary knowledge base, skills, competencies and strategic awareness to succeed in the international business environment. Students will analyse and evaluate scenarios and provide suitable outcomes. In the MB in International Business, the lecturer asks the questions and the students research and formulate the answers. 

The programme’s overall aims and objectives are that graduates will:

  • Acquire and understand the key knowledge areas relevant to the study and practice of international business.
  • Demonstrate an awareness of the seminal and current theories and concepts in the study of international business.
  • Apply a practical range of skills for analysing and evaluating problems and proposing solutions in the international business environment.
  • Communicate – orally, in writing and electronically – in international business, analysing case studies, making presentations, preparing reports, engaging in interpersonal interactions and team working arrangements.
  • Apply a range of competencies for successful practical participation in international business, including executive decision-making, ethical awareness, cultural sensitivity and strategic planning.
  • Utilize a range of research methodologies to analyse business data and propose tenable conclusions
  • Undertake the research and writing of a substantial project with minimal supervision.

Graduates will be able to gain employment at managerial level in a variety of multi-national enterprises, international financial services, consulting, entrepreneurial concerns and the public sector. The MB in International Business provides an effective platform for progression to the institution’s MBA in International Business or to doctoral studies. During the programme students will develop research and presentation skills that will make them highly desirable to employers.

Career Skills 

Along with academic knowledge that students receive throughout the duration of their chosen subject, students will also acquire and develop transferable career skills from their degree discipline. These skills along with potential career paths are provided below to give you a well-rounded view of what the course has to offer.

These skills include:

  • Cross-cultural management
  • Analytical skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Strategic thinking
  • Strong presentation Skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Leadership
  • Team work
  • Interpreting statistical data
  • Time management

Graduates from the MB in International Business programme have been successful in diverse areas such as:

  • Accountancy/Finance
  • International Finance
  • Advertising
  • Banking
  • Human resource management
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Multinational enterprise
  • Entrepreneurship

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cross cultural management
  • International regulatory environment
  • The political economy
  • Designing and conducting research
  • International entrepreneurship
  • Corporate policy
  • International business ethic and corporate governance
  • International strategic marketing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There is a late application procedure until 1 May. Students are advised to apply well in advance of the deadlines.

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours bachelor degree in a cognate discipline is required. If the applicant has an honours bachelor degree in a non-cognate discipline, it will be necessary for the applicant to complete such bridging modules as the Admissions Office deems necessary in order to achieve the prerequisite intended learning outcomes for participation in the programme. 
  • The length of this bridging programme depends on the amount of prerequisite learning outcomes achieved by the applicant, but normally will not exceed duration of one year.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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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