University of St Andrews

University of St Andrews

International Business

Today, the global nature of economic activities is self-evident. The progressive integration of disparate cultures and nations calls for a detailed knowledge of business systems and institutions in regions across the world. All businesses are directly affected by international commercial developments and this programme offers an in-depth analysis and appreciation of the processes involved.

Entry requirements

A good Honours undergraduate degree (2.1 or above) in a business related programme or a good degree with 2 or more years organisational experience. All applicants whose 1st language is not English, require IELTS 7.0, or TOEFL IBT of 100, or equivalent.

Course modules

Semester 1 core modules: Contemporary global issues in management; global business strategy. Semester 2 core modules: Contemporary conceptual issues in management; masterclasses in international business. Whole year module: Dissertation (including research methods preparation). 1 option module in each semester from: Creative marketing communications; entrepreneurship creativity and innovation; ethics, organisations and management; financial systems; international financial management; international marketing; leadership in organisations; managing natural resources; managing people in global markets; marketing and society; non-governmental organisations (NGOs) (critical perspective); risk management; scenario thinking and strategy.

Assessment methods

MLitt: 9 months of ongoing coursework and a supervised 15,000-word dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Carnegie-Cameron bursaries; entrant accommodation bursary; Formula Santander postgraduate scholarship; recent graduate discount; Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust bursary.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 19,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of St Andrews St Andrews KY16 9AX Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Secretary
Telephone number: 
01334 461969