2020 start
MSc

International Management

Management School, Faculty of Social Sciences

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Course description

Understanding the challenges and opportunities of doing business in a dynamic global economy sets your apart. Focusing on developed and emerging markets you’ll apply practical business skills and learn how business is done across cultures.

You can apply to do a company-based dissertation, working with an external organisation. Recent projects include researching the international student market in the UK for an immigration consultancy. 

You can also apply to spend summer at another leading university overseas.

Applying for this course

We use a staged admissions process to assess applications for this course. You'll still apply for this course in the usual way, using our Postgraduate Online Application Form.

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Accredited by the Association of MBAs and the Chartered Management Institute

Modules

Core modules

  • Research Methods
  • International Human Resource Studies
  • International Management
  • International Business Strategy
  • European Business
  • Marketing
  • Dissertation

Optional modules

Three of the following:

  • Concepts and Approaches in Intercultural Communication
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship
  • International Business and East Asia
  • Work and Organisation in East Asia
  • Entrepreneurial Economies
  • Contemporary Chinese Business and Management
  • Creating Entrepreneurial Ventures
  • Negotiation and Intercultural Communication

Teaching

  • Lectures
  • Seminars
  • Case studies
  • Group work for collaborative learning
  • Web-based discussion groups

Assessment

  • Individual assignments
  • Group projects
  • End-of-semester examinations
  • Dissertation

Duration

1 year full-time

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 honours degree or an approved professional qualification.

English language requirements

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Entry requirements for international students

Apply

We use a staged admissions process to assess applications for this course. You'll still apply for this course in the usual way, using our Postgraduate Online Application Form.

Apply now

Contact

management-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk
+44 114 222 3376

The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.