The purpose of the programme is to provide the essential knowledge, understanding, and skills required for graduates to begin to operate competently and effectively within the international business and management environment at entry-level management positions. It is a 3-year full-time programme (6 years part-time), but, depending on your interests, it may contain work-based international business research projects and a study abroad option. As part of the course, you will also undertake two six-week professional work placements (one in the UK and one in an international setting).
The degree isn’t just classroom-based, you will have field trips and meet guest speakers from various sectors of the economy from international giants like ASDA/Wal-Mart to Yorkshire craft beer and food manufacturers.
Depending on your interest and, sometimes the knowledge of international languages, you may explore a range of study abroad options in such countries as France, Spain, China, Russia, Australia, USA.
Benefits of International Business
- Our lecturers have significant business experience and have worked for major international companies like Nestle, Bacardi, and Procter & Gamble.
- Tap into a network of industry guest speakers from Coca-Cola, Google etc.
- Receive support from business mentors at our Enterprise Centre, where you can start your own company.
- Opportunity to study abroad.
This programme is suitable for applicants looking for a professional career in the area of international business and management.
This course will enable you to join big global companies operating in the UK and globally, including marketing, sales, HR and finance functions in all sectors of the economy.
Typically our entry offer for this degree is 260 points.
You usually need to have a minimum of five qualifications: at least two of these should be full A2 Levels (or accepted equivalent Level 3 qualifications); at least one of these should be GCSE English Language at grade C or above (or equivalent Level 2 qualification) and GCSE Maths at grade C or above.
We consider most qualifications in the UCAS Tariff.