Advanced International Business Management (MSci, MSc)

Newcastle University the United Kingdom

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The award
MSci, MSc

How long you will study
17 months

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How you will study
full-time

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About Advanced International Business Management at Newcastle University

Our innovative Advanced International Business Management Dual Award course is for those aspiring towards an international career in business management.

About this course

On completion of this course, you will be awarded:

  • Advanced International Business Management MSc from Newcastle University 
  • International Business Management MSc from the University of Groningen.

The course covers the main aspects of business in an international context, including:

  • strategic management and organisation
  • managing across cultures
  • financial management and financial risk
  • economics and marketing.

What you'll learn

You will focus on the comparative analyses of countries, institutions and cultures. This is in context with the strategic decision-making of companies in an international environment.
You will develop crucial interpersonal skills and learn how to:

  • improve the quality of organisational management, leadership and practice
  • develop your capacity for enquiry, problem solving, critical thinking and analysis
  • communicate and cooperate with people from different cultural backgrounds
  • develop skills for operations management within international, multinational or transnational enterprises

Your development

On completion of this course, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • knowledge of how to improve the quality of management, leadership and practice in international organisations
  • improved capacity for enquiry, problem solving, critical thinking and analysis
  • the ability to communicate and cooperate with individuals from different cultural backgrounds

Accreditation

Newcastle University Business School is accredited by the:

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS)
  • Association of MBAs (AMBA)

Only 1% of business schools worldwide hold this triple crown and we are one of only 20 to have these accreditations in the UK.

Our accreditations reflect the investments we make for our students through providing a high quality teaching environment, innovative programming and active engagement with industry.

Our staff

View profiles of the compulsory module leaders at Newcastle for this course:

  • Dr Karen Elliot (Degree Programme Director)
  • Dr Shirley Coleman
  • Dr Saurabh Bhattacharya
  • Dr David Lain
  • Dr Peter Edward
  • Dr Harsh Jha
  • Professor Tom McGovern

Delivery

Semester one is taught at Newcastle University Business School. Semester two is taught at the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Groningen. Both universities teach the course in English, so you do not need knowledge of the Dutch language.

You will also complete a dissertation on a topic that you have studied during the course. You can choose whether to study at Newcastle or Groningen during this process. You will receive joint support and guidance, with a supervisor from each institution.

There are many opportunities to engage with organisations through guest lectures and live case studies. We also encourage you to engage with organisations through your dissertation research.

Facilities

Newcastle University Business School is one of the largest Schools in the University, with over 3,100 students representing over 80 nationalities. The School's new location and modern design allows it to:

  • unite world-class research, teaching, enterprise and innovative activities under one roof
  • develop and strengthen relationships between staff and students
  • facilitate collaborative links between the School and the business community

Our facilities provide:

  • a flexible and dedicated conference suite with panoramic views across the city
  • Wi-Fi enabled connectivity throughout the building, including three computer clusters housing approximately 120 PCs
  • four large lecture theatres and 21 seminar rooms, providing comfortable teaching and group study space
  • a dedicated Hub, Base, and Lounge providing a balanced mix of study space and relaxation areas
  • a contemporary café

View some of the Business School facilities.

Study options for this course

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  • The awardMSci, MScHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study17 months
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Notes about fees for this course

See our course-specific Fees and Funding page.

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant discipline. The course is taught in English and no knowledge of the Dutch language is required.

International Students

To study this course you need to meet the following English Language requirements:

Direct Entry : IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sub-skills)

Pre-sessional English Language courses are not accepted as an alternative entry to this course.

Our typical English Language requirements are listed as IELTS scores but we also accept a wide range of English Language tests.

The equivalent academic qualifications that we accept are listed on our country pages.

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