Managers in international companies increasingly need to develop global perspectives on business; informed by a deep understanding of the different national and cultural contexts in which firms operate. Our MSc offers an integrative understanding of these issues that prepares students for successful careers in the world of international business.
- Taught by an internationally recognised faculty.
- An outstanding location, perfect for beginning to build a career.
- Close links and regular speakers from outside organisations give students insights and up-to-the-minute knowledge of the subject area.
Visit the website: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught-courses/international-management-msc.aspx
- Description -
Our programme is delivered by a group of world-renowned scholars, many with practical experience in business and public policy. It is highly international, with faculty from over 10 countries and a diverse student body from all regions of the world.
It provides a stimulating learning environment using various techniques to link theoretical knowledge to good business practice. You will have the chance to pursue your own interests via a selection of modules and dissertation topics. Our objective is to develop your management talent and provide you with the global capabilities required for business success.
After completing a series of core courses, you may pursue electives in a range of areas including strategy, finance and accounting, comparative management and marketing.
- Course format and assessment -
Semester 1: The international business environment; how & why businesses differ around the world
Semester 2: Advanced international and comparative management; an opportunity to pursue your own interests
Semester 3: individual research project
Assessment is by a variety of methods, eg written examinations, coursework, individual or group projects, presentations, case studies, multiple-choice tests etc. More information on module-specific assessment can be found in module outlines. Assignment feedback is provided within four working weeks of submission.
Graduates go on to management consultancies, the financial sector, and large retail and manufacturing organisations, international NGOs and to further study.
How to apply: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/taught-courses.aspx
About Postgraduate Study at King’s College London:
To study for a postgraduate degree at King’s College London is to study at the city’s most central university and at one of the top 20 universities worldwide (2015/16 QS World Rankings). Graduates will benefit from close connections with the UK’s professional, political, legal, commercial, scientific and cultural life, while the excellent reputation of our MA and MRes programmes ensures our postgraduate alumni are highly sought after by some of the world’s most prestigious employers. We provide graduates with skills that are highly valued in business, government, academia and the professions.
Scholarships & Funding:
All current PGT offer-holders and new PGT applicants are welcome to apply for the scholarships. For more information and to learn how to apply visit: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/pg/funding/sources
Free language tuition with the Modern Language Centre:
If you are studying for any postgraduate taught degree at King’s you can take a module from a choice of over 25 languages without any additional cost. Visit: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/mlc