M.Sc. On Campus Online

International Business Management with Industry Placement

Heriot-Watt University

12 months
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At the heart of this contemporary MSc programme in International Business Management with Industry Placement at Heriot-Watt University lies modern business theory and its application in a defined practical setting. Featuring the suite of Business Management specialist courses and led by Edinburgh Business School academics.


The MSc International Business Management with Industry Placement from Heriot-Watt University has two entry points: September and January. Both entry points are open for new applications now. Please indicate your preferred entry point when completing your application form.

Key Features 

  • Our courses provide insight into relevant social, political, legal, and macroeconomic conditions affecting international business and will develop your skills in decision-making, people management, leadership and team working. 
  • You will learn how to critically evaluate and implement theories, concepts and techniques of business and apply this knowledge to practical contexts through industry-focused, case-study led projects and ultimately your Industry Placement.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • International Business Context
  • Fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma
  • Global Purchasing and Supply
  • Contemporary Business Technology
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Measuring and Managing Performance
  • Operations Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National deadline is for Scottish and RUK students.


180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper 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

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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