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    Application Deadline
  • 13 months
    Duration
Do you see yourself working in a leadership or management role? The one-year International Business Management MSc from Staffordshire University is designed to develop your knowledge of HR management, finance, marketing, strategy, and supply chain management in the context of international business.

About

As technology has advanced, global trade has become increasingly accessible. So business is more competitive than ever and companies have new hurdles to overcome.

The International Business Management MSc offered by Staffordshire University is geared towards developing your understanding of business in a global context, applying your knowledge and finding innovative solutions.

You’ll explore a range of areas to help you see the bigger picture – from the key factors impacting future patterns of global economic growth to asset value measurement systems.

Throughout this course, we’ll help you improve your decision-making skills and prepare you for a career in a leadership or management role.

Careers

After completing our International Business Management MSc, you’ll be equipped to work in the following roles in various business sectors: 

  • Management analyst/consultant
  • Sales manager
  • International trader
  • Finance controller
  • Business development manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leading, Managing and Developing People 
  • Scanning the Global Digital Environment 
  • International Financial Reporting and Analysis 
  • International Business Management 
  • International Strategic Management 
  • International Supply Chain Management 
  • Human Resource Management in Global Context 
  • Research Methods 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • The earlier you apply, the better.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 13 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A UK 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent) in any discipline.
  • Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for international candidates where English is not their first language.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11772 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12750 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 13 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7032 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7620 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 13 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Stoke-on-Trent

  • 550 - 850 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

If you have previously completed an undergraduate degree with us, you may be entitled to a discount off your course fee for any subsequent postgraduate taught course. 

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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