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International Business

University of Birmingham

M.B.A.
12 months
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28980 GBP/year
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About

The approach on the International Business programme from the University of Birmingham comprises four challenging enterprise projects where you will work closely with businesses both in the UK and overseas, allowing you to experience a wide range of business dynamics at all levels.

Overview

Globalisation and freedom of trade have elevated international business to an increasingly important role in the global economy. 

The International Business programme from the University of Birmingham comprises four challenging enterprise projects where you will work closely with businesses both in the UK and overseas, allowing you to experience a wide range of business dynamics at all levels.

Why study this course?

  • Birmingham Business School holds triple-crown accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS).
  • The University of Birmingham was named University of the Year for Graduate Employment by both The Times and The Sunday Times and currently ranks at 5th in the UK for Graduate Prospects by The Complete University Guide.
  • Birmingham Business School’s MBA portfolio ranked in the top 15 MBAs in the UK by the Economist.
  • Birmingham Business School is the UK’s oldest business school, bringing more than 100 years of innovative teaching and research.
  • The University of Birmingham is a member of the Russell Group, an organisation of the UK’s top 24 research-led universities.
  • The University of Birmingham is also a member of Universitas 21, the leading global network of research-intensive universities.

Careers

Throughout your MBA in International Business, you will have the opportunity to be involved in group and individual activities all aimed at helping you to develop the skills and techniques which lead to highly successful employment outcomes.

A few examples of these activities that you will undertake throughout your MBA programme include online profile building, Careers in Consultancy networking event, Distinguished leaders alumni seminar series, mock assessment centre, skills coaching, and video recorded interview practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting for Managers
  • Developing Leadership Practice
  • Developing Strategy
  • Finance for Managers (MBA)
  • Human Resource Management 
  • Global Business Development
  • Human Resource Management
  • Strategic Analysis of Business 
  • Marketing Concepts and Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • The 21-month route MBA starts in January

Language

English

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.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
80
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).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

12-month route:

  • A good Honours degree (or equivalent), or equivalent professional qualification
  • Five years of work experience with evidence of extensive managerial experience or professional responsibility. Three years exceptional work experience meeting this criteria will also be considered
  • IELTS 7.0; TOEFL IBT 95
21-month route:
  • A good Honours degree, demonstrated numeracy, and adequate preparation in Economics and Accounting
  • A minimum of three years of full-time work experience
  • IELTS 6.5; TOEFL IBT 88
24-month route:
  • A good Honours degree (or equivalent), or equivalent professional qualification
  • A minimum of three years’ full-time work experience with evidence of extensive managerial experience or professional responsibility
  • 6.0 IELTS; TOEFL 80 IBT 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28980 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28980 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    28980 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28980 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

  • If you're an English-resident, or EU student, you may be eligible for a loan to study a taught or research Masters in any subject

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