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Online MSc International Business

University of Birmingham
Program overview
Length: 30 months
Education level: Master's degree
Start dates
Online / distance learning
June 2018 
October 2018 

Program description

Online MSc International Business

The Online MSc International Business (from ‘triple-crown’ accredited Birmingham Business School), has been developed to prepare recent graduates - and those in the early stages of their careers - for the challenges of management in business. The programme is led by experts who represent diverse perspectives globally – each of whom can provide you with practical skills to keep ahead in today’s competitive business environment.

Combine quality content with the flexibility of online study and apply learning directly to your career in real-time.

Birmingham Business School’s Online MSc in International Business is a 30 month course involving:

Year one core modules

  • Managing Global Operations
  • International Marketing
  • International Business
  • International Accounting and Finance
  • Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management
  • Strategy

Year two core modules - credits

  • Managing Global Service
  • International Marketing Strategy
  • Economics and Economic Policy for Business
  • Research Methods in International Business
  • Global Entrepreneurship
  • Integrative Capstone Module


  • Dissertation

Admission requirements

Entry requirements:

  • At least an upper second-class degree or postgraduate diploma from a UK university or equivalent 3.0 GPA
  • Two references
  • A statement of purpose

International students: Standard English language requirements apply. It is preferred that applicants provide us with an up-to-date IELTS certificate (6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any band).

Degree & diploma

On completion of this program, students will receive a MSc in International Business.

About school

University of Birmingham

A member of the Russell Group and world ‘top 100’ university (QS World Rankings 2017), the University of Birmingham offers three career-focused 100% online postgraduate degrees which will set you on a path to career excellence: Online MBA Online MSc...

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Safiya Carroll, current Online MSc Internationa...   |   11/29/2017
With an Online MSc International Business, my options are not limited as this course allows anyone who studies it to work in career fields such as; Marketing, Import and Export, Finance, Entrepreneurship and Logistics just to name a few. The University of Birmingham applies a great ‘hands-on’ approach to teaching online - whether through online...
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Helena Feibert, current Online MSc Internationa...   |   11/29/2017
Studying online ensures an internationally composed classroom, which complements the programme well. It adds substance and inspiration from different people and from different cultures. I find this enriching to online sessions, discussions and networking. The Online MSc International Business felt more suited to my current career level. It will...
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Roberto Lionti, current Online MSc Internationa...   |   11/29/2017
I chose to study the Online MSc International Business because I was eager to get out there and earn practical work experience. An online degree was the perfect way to make the most of my time, because it allowed me to work while studying, and most importantly study when I wanted to - a distinct advantage over weekend/after-work university cours...
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