M.Sc. On Campus

International Business Management

Heriot-Watt University

12 months
18288 GBP/year
7776 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Heriot-Watt University's MSc International Business Management takes business theory and applies it to defined, practical settings. It builds vital understanding of the modern business world and allows you to shape your learning to your ambitions.


MSc International Business Management at Heriot-Watt University is a conversion degree programme led by academics from Edinburgh Business School. It introduces the study of business and management to graduates and professionals from non-management backgrounds who wish to enhance their careers. 


  • These four courses provide insight into relevant social, political, legal, and macroeconomic conditions affecting international business and develop skills in decision-making, people management, leadership and team working. 
  • In addition, you will select two optional courses in Semester 1 and two optional courses in Semester 2. Shaping your MSc study in this way allows you to develop knowledge and skills that reflect your unique career aspirations.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma
  • Global Purchasing and Supply
  • Contemporary Business Technology
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Measuring and Managing Performance
  • Operations Management
  • Work Culture & Organisations
  • Marketing Logistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National deadline is for Scottish and RUK students.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good honours degree (first or second class), or its non-UK equivalent, in a relevant subject from a recognised British or overseas university.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18288 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18288 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7776 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7776 GBP per year during 12 months.


  • UK: £3,888
  • Overseas: £9,144

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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