International Business Management

This exciting Master's Degree Course prepares graduates for a business management career in an international setting.

The MSc in International Business Management develops the students' functional skills in a range of component business disciplines in a dynamic learning environment.

Why Study International Business at Griffith College?
Our MSc programme in International Business Management is available on a full and part-time basis and prepares graduates by providing an educational experience which is strongly vocational, academically rigorous and intellectually challenging.

- Students will develop the skills and knowledge to specialise in key business industries within International Business and learn how to operate a business across borders.

- Explore business trends, management practices and techniques.

- Access to an extensive business network through lecturers, guest speakers and alumni.

- Students have the opportunity to learn by doing, with group assignments across a range of real life case studies.

- A highly practical learning approach taught by a Graduate Business School lecturing team with outstanding industry experience.

Course Highlights
- International Diversity
- Practical Industry Links
- Competitive Pricing
- Flexible Study Modes
- Student Focused Teaching Groups
- Accreditation of Prior Learning Experience (APL/APEL)

Course Details
Upon successful completion of the taught modules, MSc learners complete a dissertation with a credit volume of 30 ECTS.

Subjects taught

Core Subjects:
Managerial Finance
International Strategy
Research Methods
Strategic Human Resource Management
Global Marketing
Leadership and Management Development

International Business Modules:
Responsible Business Management
Entrepreneurial Innovation
Managerial Economics

Elective Modules:
Digital Business
Regional Analysis
Strategic Procurement and Supply Management
Global Marketing Methods and Mindsets

Entry requirements

Applicants must normally hold an approved honours degree in the field of business or management or equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary/professional institution. Honours graduates who do not have sufficient business knowledge may be accepted onto the programme after the completion of an acceptable foundation programme. Students with or without relevant business management experience are welcome to apply.

English Language Proficiency
All applicants for whom English is not their native language must provide proof of English language proficiency to a standard of at least 6.5 in IELTS, 575 TOEFL or equivalent.

In response to the worldwide closure of English Language Test Centres arising from the Covid-19 pandemic, Griffith College is now accepting the online Duolingo English Test (DET) as valid proof of English proficiency. This is a temporary measure for our intakes up to and including February 2022. Please see here for further details.

Accreditation of Prior Learning and Prior Experience (APL/APEL)
The Graduate Business School welcomes applications from those with prior academic and/or professional learning experience which may be relevant to the MSc in International Business Management programme. Applicants who wish for their prior academic and/ or professional learning experience to be considered are requested to indicate this at the time of application and we will be happy to examine all of the relevant documentation accordingly.

Application dates

How to Apply
You can submit an application on our website. Once we receive your application a member of our admissions team will be in contact with you to outline the documents required to process your application.


1 year full-time or 2 years part-time.

Post Course Info

Academic Progression
If you are a graduate of the MSc in International Business from Griffith College, it is possible to retain this qualification as well as receive an MBA in International Business award on successful completion from Griffith College.

Career Progression
Through the MSc in International Business Management you will have gained valuable professional experience, built a strong foundation of communication and presentation skills, and covered a diverse range of topics. There is a wide range of career options for our graduates including:

International Accountant
Customs Compliance Specialist
International Economist
Management Analyst
International Banking
Business Development Executive
International Marketing Director
International Sales Assistant
Business Analyst
Product Manager

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Part time,Daytime

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