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M.Sc. On Campus

International Business

University of Birmingham

12 months
25380 GBP/year
14670 GBP/year
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The International Business programme from the University of Birmingham is open to graduates from any discipline, and will equip you with a comprehensive understanding of relevant and current international issues, giving you the opportunity to take your career anywhere in the world.

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Across the globe, organisations are seeking dynamic managers with the skills to work away from their domestic country. Covering topics such as globalisation, operations and procurement and corporate governance, the International Business MSc programme offers a good balance of theoretical knowledge and practical application.

The International Business programme from the University of Birmingham is designed to enhance your career prospects by building your knowledge in key areas of international business. You will have the opportunity to draw on the talents of globally respected scholars and teachers whose expertise, combined with the breadth of the syllabus, will prepare you for your new international career.

Your employability options are vast and varied, our strong links with industry mean that rigorous academic study is combined with a real practical focus, leading to excellent job opportunities.

Careers in Business

Careers in Business is a dedicated service for postgraduate Business School students. We’ll help you in all aspects of your career management, from planning your job-seeking strategies, applying for jobs, preparing for interviews and assessment centres and developing your essential employability skills. 

At the start of your programme you will receive an email from our team, giving details of how you can access Careers in Business Online. Please get in touch to find out how our Careers in Business team can support you.


Crown accreditation from AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Global Shift
  • Dissertation: MSc International Business 
  • International Business Strategy 
  • International Finance and Accounting 
  • International Human Resource Management 
  • International Marketing
  • Issues in Management 
  • Research Methods in International Business 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good Honours degree (2:1 or higher) or postgraduate diploma from a UK university or equivalent. 

Tuition Fee

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    25380 GBP/year
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  • National

    14670 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14670 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

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


UK students looking to pursue a Masters programme in the UK can apply for a non-means-tested loan from the British government via the Student Loans Company (SLC).

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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