This programme involves you in a demanding process of personal and international business development, through engagement with project work for your own and/or external businesses.
The curriculum has been carefully designed to ensure that there is a balance of theory to application and that there are regular opportunities for you to engage with the world of business. There will be regular guest input from business professionals, case studies and projects in modules that will allow you to apply your knowledge of the theory to a range of real-world business scenarios.
The programme offers opportunities to reflect upon, evaluate and apply key international business management theories and concepts as well as encouraging creative and innovative thinking in the application of relevant management models. As you progress through your studies you will not just be taught academic theory related to the subject, you will also be encouraged and supported to develop skills that will prepare you for developing your career in management, especially related to international business.
• Researching Contemporary Business Issues
• Business & Sustainability
• Consumer Behaviour
• International Trade & Business
• International Business Strategy
• International Corporate Governance
• Organisational Change & Culture
• Project Management
• Research Investigation
All modules are delivered utilising a range of teaching, learning and assessment strategies including lectures, seminars, a guest speaker programme, tutorials, workshops and global café style learning activities. Each module tutor will adopt the best practices to facilitate your learning and development.
All taught contact sessions at York Business School are supported by a wide range of materials such as online resources. Study beyond the classroom reinforces and prepares you for the classroom delivered contact sessions, as well as directing and encouraging supported open learning and independent learning. Each module has a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) where you and other Masters level students will be encouraged to be involved with online debate and collaborative approaches to learning. This programme is underpinned by the latest industry insights and you will have access to a wide range of supporting resources whilst studying here.
All modules are assessed through a programme of work undertaken whilst studying for the MSc International Business Management. A range of assessment tools are used including presentations, critical essays, portfolios and reflective journals, exams and case study work. Each module tutor will provide opportunities for formative assessment feedback to inform your work prior to submission.
You will receive detailed feedback on assessment to help you develop and continuously improve your performance whilst on the programme. Advice will be provided in relation to development, further areas for research and guidance on how to enhance your knowledge of business and practice.
How to apply
For information on how to apply, please see the following link: https://www.yorksj.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/how-to-apply/
Other sources of funding
Information on alternative sources of funding can be found here: https://www.yorksj.ac.uk/student-services/money/funding-my-course/postgraduate-/postgraduate-funding-/
You must meet the University’s general entry criteria for postgraduate study (see View Website
). If your first language is not English, you need to take an IELTS test or an equivalent qualification accepted by the University (see View Website
).If you do not have traditional qualifications, you may be eligible for entry on the basis of Accredited Prior (Experiential) Learning (APL/APEL). We also consider applications for entry with advanced standing.