University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

International Business and Entrepreneurship

This programme provides advanced knowledge and skills in international business, cross-cultural management and international entrepreneurship.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (eg, a GPA of 3.0 or above) in business and management, marketing or commerce, or a relevant social science, engineering or science degree containing at least 25 per cent coverage of marketing, business strategy and statistical methods.

Course modules

Students take a mix of both core and optional courses and submit a substantial independent piece of work, normally in the form of a dissertation. Students develop practical, intellectual and transferable skills through a range of group and individual activities and will be involved in active learning in multi-cultural groups with simulations, real life case studies and scenario investigations involving a series of workshops, seminars and presentations. Students benefit from career development sessions involving essay and exam answering workshops, cv writing sessions, interview simulations, careers advice shops and job market analysis meetings. Core courses; entrepreneurial finance; global business environment; international entrepreneurship and innovation; international management solutions (team projects undertaken on behalf of Scottish companies); international strategic management; managing across cultures and comparative management; managing the multinational enterprise and subsidiaries; market analysis; research methods. Optional courses; 2 taken, 1 from each of the lists below; digital entrepreneurship; entrepreneurial perspectives on internationalisation; international business ethics; managing innovation and technology transfer.; American business and management in an international context; business environment in china; European business environment; learning and development.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Business School
Telephone number: 
0141 330 3993