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International Business and Marketing, M.Sc.

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  • 12 months
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University rank #401 (WUR) Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
International Business and Marketing degree offered at Aberystwyth University provides a broad range of theoretical and practical knowledge and skills that will underpin a future career in international marketing or business management.  

Overview

International Business and Marketing degree offered at Aberystwyth University  provides a thorough academic understanding of management theories and methods, with a strong emphasis on marketing strategy and management.

As a student on the MSc in International Business and Marketing, you will study international strategy and financial management. The programme includes coverage of human resource management and organizational behaviour. You will also study, in depth, key concepts, mechanisms and issues in transnational commercial law. The marketing specialism in this programme examines the theories, concepts and techniques of global and international marketing, including motives for international expansion, market selection and entry, management of communications and customer relations in international markets, and international branding.

Employability

Potential careers:

  • Accountancy;
  • Banking;
  • Insurance;
  • Underwriting;
  • Risk Management;
  • Retail;
  • Distribution and Logistics;
  • Marketing;
  • Market Research;
  • Advertising;

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Financial Analysis And Decision Making 
  • Global Marketing 
  • International Business Environment 
  • International Commercial Law 
  • 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

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 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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