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MSc International Business

University of Glasgow

International Business will provide you with advanced knowledge and skills in international business, cross-cultural management and entrepreneurship in an international context.

WHY THIS PROGRAMME

  • This programme is designed for students with talent, ambition and entrepreneurial flair, who would like to develop a career in international business development, international entrepreneurship or venture management.
  • It combines developing entrepreneurial skills for business start-up and management skills for the international market place.
  • You will learn about new venture creation and business start-up, business growth and be involved in international consultancy projects.
  • In semester 2 you will get the opportunity to carry out a consultancy market research project for companies to advise them on the international market place.
  • By the end of the programme you will be able to design and plan international strategies, identify opportunities and implement product development in cross cultural contexts.
  • You will be taught by staff renowned for creative research on the internationalisation of small and medium-sized businesses, multinational enterprises, and international economics. Some of our lecturers are able to talk about their own research or business ventures when explaining theories to help aid your understanding of international business and entrepreneurship.
  • You will have guest lectures from inspiring alumni who have used the degree to help them start their own business.
  • Classes are small to facilitate an interactive learning environment.

CAREER PROSPECTS

Graduates are presented with a range of opportunities in the employment market. Our alumni have either set up their own business, worked in SMEs, consultancy or multinational companies such as AMT Group, Google and IGI Global, in a management capacity. We have a dedicated careers and employability team who provide 1-2-1 support and advice, group workshops, employer events on campus and networking opportunities throughout the year to help you with your career prospects.

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Modules

  • Compulsory modules
  • ENTREPRENEURIAL FINANCE FOR SMES
  • GLOBAL BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT
  • INTERNATIONAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION
  • INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS
  • INTERNATIONAL STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT
  • MANAGING ACROSS CULTURES AND COMPARATIVE MANAGEMENT
  • MULTINATIONAL MANAGEMENT
  • MARKET ANALYSIS
  • SPECIALIST RESEARCH METHODS
  • Requirements

    Listed below are the documents required to apply for this course.
    1 year

    Duration

    Sep 2024

    Start Month

    Aug 2024

    Application Deadline

    Upcoming Intakes

    • September 2024

    Mode of Study

    • Full Time