BA in Business Management - International Business

General

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Program Description

International Business focuses on developing practical business skills to manage human resources, analyse and overcome business challenges and adapt a business model in a competitive global marketplace. You will be prepared to excel in strategic approach and leadership for your career in international organisations.

As finance, socio-economic factors, politics, geography, language and culture all shape and influence business, you will acquire the knowledge and skills to consider all these aspects and apply the right business strategy within an international marketplace.


Top 5 reasons to study this programme

  • Learn about all the aspects of doing business with international partners
  • Gain work experience through an internship at an international organisation that will be recognised towards the completion of your degree
  • Acquire knowledge of human organisation behaviour in the workplace, global financial markets, international marketing, entrepreneurship, social responsibility and multinational management strategy
  • Develop skills in managing a business and people with a multicultural background and the philosophies at the core of global businesses
  • Gain access to leading graduate schools in the UK and the USA


After you graduate

Career Paths

Credit Suisse Private Banking, Freshfields Bruckhaus Derringer LLP, Goldman Sachs, Kuwait Investment Authority, Royal Bank of Canada

Further Education

Berlin School of Economics, Boston University, Columbia University, Harvard Business School, London School of Economics and Political Science


Career Support

We offer career support and advice through our Careers & Internships Office that will assist and guide you in your study choices to make sure you stand out from the crowd when you graduate. Through internships, you will gain business acumen, beneficial work experiences and transferable skills which will give you a competitive advantage in a fast-paced working environment. Work while you study across 5 continents through our partners Connect123 and CRCC Asia with destinations in Spain, Argentina, South Africa, China, Japan, Vietnam and Australia.


Study Abroad

All students at Richmond University have the opportunity to study abroad. You can either study at one of our campuses for a semester to a year or study overseas at any of our partner locations across the world giving you a unique experience.


Entry Requirements

A Level: 96 UCAS points

US High School Diploma (or equivalent): 2.5 GPA minimum (on 4.0 scale)

International Baccalaureate: 24 IB points (year 1) BTEC National Diploma: MMM.

Completion of Year 12-13 International equivalent secondary school qualification with a minimum grade average of grade C, including mathematics and English.


English Language Requirements (Non-Native English Speakers)

  • IELTS 5.5 with 5.5 in each Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing
  • TOEFL (IBT) 80+ overall with: Listening 17, Reading 18, Writing 17, Speaking 20
  • Pearsons Test of English (PTE) 51
  • Overall Cambridge English Scale score of no less than 168 in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking.


How to apply

You apply directly using the Common Application ($50.00) or the Richmond One Line Application. In order to submit your application, you will need the following information:

  • Details of your education history, including the dates of all exams/assessments
  • The email address of your referee who we can request a reference from, or alternatively an electronic copy of your academic reference
  • A personal statement – this can either be emailed as a Word Document or PDF or completed online
  • An electronic copy of your in process or completed high school (secondary school) transcript and graduation certificate

Last updated December 2018

About the School

Richmond is an American International University, established in 1972 and based in West London with two campuses in Richmond Hill and close to Kensington High Street. Since 1981, the university has be ... Read More

Richmond is an American International University, established in 1972 and based in West London with two campuses in Richmond Hill and close to Kensington High Street. Since 1981, the university has been awarding US Degrees accredited by The Middle States Commission on Higher Education. One of the latest achievement that Richmond is proud to announce, is being granted the power to award students with its own UK degrees starting from August 2018, as a consequence of having been recently granted Taught Degree Awarding Powers (TDAP) by the Privy Council. Read less
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