University of East London

MSc in International Business Management*

The programme aims to develop the skills required to handle successfully the opportunities and challenges present in today’s international business environment. In addition to the theory and practice of international business management, it examines implications of developments and trends, the role of markets, institutions and corporations and how to recognise and respond to management dilemmas relating to entrepreneurship, ethics, corporate social responsibility and innovation. 

Graduates of the programme are expected to have developed critical thinking skills, and to be able to analyse complex information, undertake research into major business issues and recommend strategies for change, within an international context.

 

* Subject to validation

Pathway

Course Code Course Title Credits
Foundation Courses
UEL-IND-M-100 Induction Module 0.00
Postgraduate Certificate Level
UEL-FN-7226 Managing Resources in an International Business Environment 30.00
UEL-SG-7004 Global Project Management in Practice 30.00
Postgraduate Diploma Level
UEL-HR-7002 Organisational Behaviour and Global Strategy 30.00
UEL-MK-7041 Managing Sustainable Global Value Chains 30.00
Postgraduate Award Level
UEL-HR-7004 Mental Wealth 4: Mental Wealth and Applied Research 30.00
UEL-SG-7002 Applied Business Project 30.00

Entry Requirements

The entry requirements for admission are:

 

An accredited UK Honours degree with minimum 2.2 classification or international equivalent. Some professional qualifications may also be acceptable. Extensive professional experience may also be considered.

Official transcripts from all universities, colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions attended.

English Proficiency: Students satisfy the English proficiency requirements provided they present a GCSE score with a minimum grade of “C” or IELTS (Academic) with an overall score of at least 6.0 (and no individual component lower than 5.5) or equivalent qualification.  Students who do not acquire the above mentioned qualifications are required to take the online Academic English Placement Test. This is an IELTS-type test (Reading & Writing) where students need to score an overall 6.0 (with no individual component lower than 5.5).

Personal Statement (minimum 500 words) explaining how the programme of study will benefit the student’s career progression.

Up to date CV

Two references (academic or professional) listed on CV stating referee’s full name, contact details, and relationship to the applicant.

Applications from non-standard applicants are welcome and will be considered individually.

* Entry requirements may vary depending on the programme of study.

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