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International Business Management

Manchester Metropolitan University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
16500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Take on new and emerging markets in an international context. On this International Business Management course from Manchester Metropolitan University, we'll help you to develop vital skills in international business management.

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As well as ethical and global management, you’ll also refine your expertise by exploring the political economy and how it can affect global trade.

You can tailor the International Business Management course from Manchester Metropolitan University  to concentrate on areas that you find most interesting by selecting option units from a wide range of business specialisms.

We’ll also help you understand working practices from different territories and build the skills you need to effectively manage people from different cultures and backgrounds. 


We want you to be able to explore opportunities across the world with confidence. We’ll help you demonstrate your expertise to future employers in a wide range of business sectors. 

You’ll be well placed to go for managerial positions in international operations, such as:

  • International Account Manager
  • Customs Compliance Specialist
  • Trade and Export Specialist
  • Marketing Manager
  • Management Analyst

During your studies, you’ll be able to take advantage of our regular schedule of employability events such as employer cafes and jobs fairs. This is your opportunity to network with employers and enhance your professional CV.

Previous graduates have found management roles in global companies such as Ernst & Young, BNY Mellon, and Vantage. You’ll also have the option to enter the world of consultancy, or apply your newly acquired skills to create your own business.


The Business School is accredited by The Association of MBAs. AMBA accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement in postgraduate business education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Political Economy of International Business
  • Theories of International Business
  • International Business Strategy
  • International Business and Emerging Markets
  • Global Management
  • Masters-level Learning
  • Dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a good UK honours degree (minimum 2:2), or international equivalent, in a business-related subject. 
  • We will also consider your application if you have significant management experience or degree equivalent professional qualifications. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


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