24 months
10080 GBP/year
10080 GBP/year
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The International Business, Leadership and Management (Online) programme at the University of York is designed to build knowledge of practice whilst developing a theoretical understanding of the international business environment.

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Business leaders are required to operate across organisational boundaries in an increasingly complex global environment. The 100% online MSc International Business, Leadership and Management places particular emphasis on the challenges associated with global trade, marketing and sales, and provides an excellent overview of relevant management disciplines.

In this International Business, Leadership and Management (Online) programme at the University of York , you’ll develop three distinct skills required for effective leadership in international business:

  • Critical approach to problem-solving.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Insight into your own professional development.

Advancing your career

These three skills are vital for professional adaptability and employability across industries, functions and roles. As a graduate, you may find positions in a full spectrum of industries including healthcare and medicine, defence and aerospace, management consultancy, transport logistics and distribution, and accountancy and audit. You will also benefit throughout your career from the ethical, socially responsible and international themes that underpin all programme content.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Practising Strategy
  • Operations Management
  • Finance for Business
  • Leading and Managing People
  • Essentials of Marketing and Ethics in Global Business
  • Cross-Cultural Management and Negotiation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted year-round, but we recommend you apply as early as possible as entry to many courses is competitive.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

You should normally have, or be about to complete, a 2:2 undergraduate degree (or equivalent qualification). Alternatively, we would accept a Masters degree (or equivalent).

If you earned your undergraduate degree outside of the UK, you should check that it is equivalent to a 2:2. Your degree can be in any subject, though knowledge of relevant areas will be beneficial, including:

  • Management or business studies
  • Finance or accounting
  • Economics
  • Other subject areas/joint degrees with substantial modules in management, finance/accounting or economics (e.g. economics and quantitative methods)
  • Applicants with experience in a managerial role without the specified academic qualification may be considered in exceptional circumstances

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10080 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10080 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    10080 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10080 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for York

646 - 1124 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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