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MScInternational Business

University of Chichester United Kingdom, Chichester
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The MSc in International Business is designed to suit the needs of non-business undergraduates wishing to develop further their knowledge and skills in the field of business within an international context. This programme capitalises on nearly 10 years’ experience of teaching specialist business and management education, and has the following features:

Delivered in the supportive learning environment that we take pride in offering our students
• Teaching provision centred around generating a meaningful student’s experience, with a frequent use of small group, interactive workshops encouraging a direct and practical engagement with the learning objectives’
• State of the art learning facilities in our brand new school opened in October 2011
• Additional academic and language support if English is not your first language

The programme is designed for you if you are a graduate seeking a conversion degree to international business. The programme focuses on developing the managerial and general business knowledge and skills required to operate successfully and excel in an international business environment. The programme is full time, and will typically take 12-15 months to complete, dependent upon the time required to complete the dissertation stage of your studies.

Programme structure

The learning focus of the MSc in International Business is to enable you to acquire a broad, robust and practical knowledge of business administration in a global business context. The MSc International Business programme also provides the opportunity to focus on one of three specialised areas: International Business; International Marketing; or International Finance. The essential knowledge and skills required of international business managers are covered in Term 1. This leaves Term 2 to conclude with integrative modules (strategy and research methods) and specialist modules. The successful completion of your research project in Term 3 will enable you to gain your MSc in your chosen area.

Term 1 (15 weeks)
Management (15 credits)
Marketing Management (15 credits)
Accounting and Finance (15 credits)
Global Economics (15 credits)

Term 2 (15 weeks)
International Business (15 credits)
Elective choice (15 credits)
Strategic Management (15 credits)
Research Methods (15 credits)

Term 3 (15 weeks)
Dissertation (60 credits)

The purpose of the dissertation is to complete an original and independent business research project. The dissertation will develop your research, analysis, synthesis, and business writing skills. The research project will focus on your chosen specialised area of International Business. Assessment To gain the Master’s degree students need to complete eight modules and a dissertation of approximately 15,000-words.

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Application start
Aug 1, 2017
May 1, 2018 23:59 (GMT)

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Primary deadline
Aug 1, 2017 23:59 (GMT)

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.