Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University

International Business

This course is for students aspiring to become successful in the field of business and management. If students do not possess any previous work experience, the course has been designed to help with their future employability and career development by providing many opportunities to develop their business and management skills and to experience 'real world' commercial settings as an integral part of their studies. The broad nature of the course, as well as support from our expert team of lecturers, has seen our graduates move on to work with established companies including Rolls Royce and HSBC.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree of a British university or equivalent institution (minimum 2.2). For the 18 month version, a 3rd Class Honours or ordinary degree. An equivalent graduate level qualification from an overseas university or equivalent institution (minimum 2.2). A graduate level professional qualification in an appropriate field of study. A pre-Master's programme approved by Birmingham City University. International students must be able to furnish satisfactory evidence of a level of attainment in English language commensurate with study at Master's level in the University. In most cases, this will be a minimum TOEFL score of 57.5 or a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 average (minimum of 5.5 in each band). In addition, a GMAT score of at least 500 is preferable, but is not an admissions requirement. Applicants should provide 2 academic references in support of their application and may be subject to interview.

Course modules

Stage 1: operations and process management; managing people in organisations; marketing management; managing financial performance. Stage 2: international business; innovation and change management; entrepreneurship and business venturing; thinking and managing strategically. Stage 3: international marketing; research dissertation or internship management project.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MBA Full-time January 2017 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MBA Full-time January 2017 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MBA Full-time January 2017 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MBA Full-time January 2017 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MBA Full-time January 2017 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MBA Full-time January 2017 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City North Campus Birmingham B42 2SU West Midlands

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Key information

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