Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Advanced International Business Management (dual award)

This programme covers business management with a strong international dimension. Attention is paid to the comparative analyses of countries, institutions, cultures and the strategic decision-making of companies operating within this environment. Study covers the main aspects of business in an international context: strategic management and organization; managing across cultures; financial management and financial risk; economics and marketing.

Entry requirements

An 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant discipline. Since this programme is taught in English, no knowledge of the Dutch language is required. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in writing and a minimum of 6.0 in all other sub-sections), or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Semester 1: The international business environment; managing across cultures; foundations of business strategy; strategic perspectives of HRM in the global context; quantitative methods for business research; marketing research for dual award. Semester 2: International business strategy ; foreign direct investment and trade; international entrepreneurship; comparative corporate governance; competing in and from emerging economies; research seminar for MSc IB and M.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,150 per Academic year (home fees) 17 months
MA Full-time £ 15,570 per Academic year (overseas fees) 17 months
MSc Full-time £ 4,150 per Academic year (home fees) 17 months
MSc Full-time £ 15,570 per Academic year (overseas fees) 17 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

Newcastle University Business School
Telephone number: 
0191 208 1503