University of Stirling

University of Stirling

Business, International Trade and Diplomatic Studies

The course prepares graduates for a global career in business and trade, including the role and application of diplomacy in international business development. This programme provides a comprehensive grounding in the theoretical and empirical knowledge of international business, and will provide you with the management skills and business knowledge needed to meet the challenges of the global workplace.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant, appropriate or relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent. If you do not meet the minimum academic English language requirements you can apply for 1 of our English language courses.

Course modules

Modules include: International business; public international law and diplomacy; international political economy; diplomacy and statecraft; research methods; international trade policy; international economics; European market/policy; economic diplomacy; cultural awareness; international liaison.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on researching and completing a dissertation in the third semester.

Sponsorship information

For applicants commencing their Master�s degree in September 2015 or January 2016 and who meet or exceed the programme entry requirements, we are offering a number of scholarships and bursaries valued up to �4,000 towards your tuition fees. High-performing students can also apply for 1 of our academic scholarships, which are valued up to �6,000 towards your tuition fees. The scholarships will be awarded on academic merit and students are required to complete a separate scholarship application form to apply.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
INTO University of Stirling London Campus Tower Hamlets E1 4NS South East

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INTO University of Stirling London Campus Admissions
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