This one year top-up degree will equip you with the knowledge of business theory and with the core management skills to successfully engage with a globalized and ever-changing business environment.
This course focuses on regional and global business environments and provides an international perspective in functions such as marketing, operations, management and leadership. It also gives you the opportunity to study a foreign language putting you ahead of majority of your graduate peers.
This course is only available for students from specific international partner institutions whose curriculum has been previously approved by Nottingham Business School.
If you successfully complete the course, you will receive a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) degree in International Business and Management.
For details of the partner institutions please contact us.
Nottingham Business School is in the 1% of business schools worldwide to have both EQUIS and AACSB accreditation.
How you're taught
How will I learn?
We use a mixture of interactive teaching methods including traditional lectures and seminars, IT workshops, guest lectures, problem-based learning and group discussions and presentations.
How will I be assessed?
Each module on the course is assessed in a variety of ways, including written examinations, reports, essays, group work, presentations, and research projects.
Careers and employability
Many graduates of the BA (Hons) International Business Management (Top Up) enter employment at a junior managerial level in the UK or overseas. The positions they have obtained have been in functional areas such as finance, treasury, marketing, public relations, personnel, or logistics of corporations whose activities have an 'international' character.
Other opportunities exist with consultancy companies; media companies; industry bodies; governmental departments and international authorities, including those involved in trade facilitation, diplomatic and foreign affairs, economic research, international relations, and national promotional activities. Strong academic foundations and international know-how combine to make attractive graduates with excellent all-round prospects.
We offer a range of support to help you achieve a successful career:
Annual Placement and Recruitment fair
Open to all Business students, our annual Placement and Recruitment Fair brings local, national and international companies and students together.
Dedicated employability support
The University provides personalised and specialist career advice via our Employability Team. The School also has a dedicated career consultant, who will offer support unique to you and your studies throughout your time at NTU. Our tailored advice can help you plan the steps you need to take to maximise your potential.
Through this service the University can match you with an employer who will support you to develop graduate attributes, gain industry sector insight and develop your network.
Student membership of the Institute of Directors (IOD)
The IOD works with NTU to provide a programme that offers you unprecedented access to some of the most senior company heads in the UK as mentors, potential employers and even investors in start-up businesses.
This course does not currently offer placements.
We are continually investing in our facilities, and transforming our learning and teaching environment to create an inspiring and innovative atmosphere.
Our School is based in the impressive Newton building on NTU's City Campus. In 2009 the building was involved in a £90 million regeneration project on the site. The Grade II* listed building was transformed into an ultra-modern complex while keeping its historic beauty.
- You can take advantage of the Link Lounge, a space dedicated to Business School students, located on floor seven of the Newton building.
- Explore your career prospects with the help of the University's Employability Team.
- You will benefit from spacious teaching rooms and lecture theatres and a variety of social spaces.
- Our Student Services Centre will also be on-hand should you need support.
- A new City Campus Students' Union building giving you an exceptional array of social, leisure and well-being facilities. Our SU has been named Higher Education Students' Union of the Year 2015 by the National Union of Students (NUS).
- Your studies will benefit from the £13 million Boots Library.
- You can take advantage of our 24-hour IT facilities.
The location of the City Campus also means that you have easy access to:
- sports facilities
- student accommodation
- music venues