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International Business Management, M.Sc.

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  • 12 months
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University rank #401 (WUR) Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
International Business Management degree offered at Aberystwyth University offers you the skills and knowledge required for a successful career in international business, with an emphasis on strategic and operational management. 

Overview

International Business Management degree offered at Aberystwyth University will help you study management theories and methods in depth, and you will gain a strong academic and practical understanding of individual and organisational behaviour.

y studying the MSc in International Business Management, you will specialize in international strategy, financial management, marketing strategy, and operations management including the international supply chain: an increasingly important aspect of business opportunities worldwide. You will also study, in depth, key concepts, mechanisms and issues in transnational commercial law. 

You will examine the forces that shape the international business environment and its impact on the operations and strategic outlook of international companies. The programme also covers the institutional structure of the international economy and examines how trade and financial flows are supported by international economic institutions. Throughout the programme, you will apply your learning to contemporary case studies in international business.

Employability

Potential careers:
  • Accountancy;
  • Banking;
  • Insurance;
  • Underwriting;
  • Risk Management;
  • Retail;
  • Distribution and Logistics;
  • Marketing;
  • Market Research;
  • Advertising;
  • Copywriting;
  • Media;
  • Public Relations.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Financial Analysis And Decision Making 
  • International Business Environment 
  • International Commercial Law 
  • International Strategy And Operations 
  • Managerial Reports 
  • Marketing Managment Strategy 
  • People And Organizations 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    88

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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

Generally, the minimum entry requirement for most Taught Masters courses is a lower second class honours degree (2:2). 

International and EU applicants must meet our English Language requirements in addition to the academic criteria set out above. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15850 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7475 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7475 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Aberystwyth

  • 700 - 1300 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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