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MSc

Management (International Business)

Management School, Faculty of Social Sciences

You’ll study general management principles with a focus on international business activities across national boundaries. Our course teaches forward-thinking theory and practical skills. Accredited by the Association of MBAs and the Chartered Management Institute.
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Course description

This programme combines forward-thinking theory with practical skills. You’ll study general management principles with a focus on international business activities across national boundaries. When you graduate, you’ll be ready for work as a manager in the global employment market.

You can apply to do a company-based dissertation, working with an external organisation. Recent dissertation projects include a feasibility study for a diet food programme with a national firm.

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

  • Managing People in Organisations
  • Accounting and Financial Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Strategic Management
  • International Business Strategy
  • Managerial Economics
  • Management Inquiry
  • Dissertation

Optional modules

One of the following:

  • International Human Resource Studies
  • European Business
  • International Business and East Asia
  • Negotiation and Intercultural Communication
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship
  • Creating Entrepreneurial Ventures

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.