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What will I learn?

Course summary

  • Build knowledge and intellectual abilities through an academically rigorous course of study, informed by the latest developments.
  • Develop skills, competencies and personal attributes relevant to the international business manager.
  • Strengthen independent learning, personal responsibility and initiative and develop team working skills.
  • Refine abilities in problem solving, communication and the application of information technology.

This course is open to students who have an interest in developing and furthering their knowledge on international business to meet their career aspirations. Students who apply for this course normally have a 2:1 bachelor's degree or suitable work experience.

How you learn

You learn through

  • work experience
  • workshops
  • traditional formal lectures
  • supporting seminars
  • problem solving exercises
  • case studies
  • individual and group presentations
  • directed learning activities
  • direct engagement with industry

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

  • business development
  • marketing
  • human resource management
  • project management consultancy
  • trade
  • Some students return home to apply their expertise in family firms.
  • A small number of the highest academic achievers may continue their education through PhD study.

Which department am I in?

Sheffield Hallam University

Study options

Full Time (12 months)

Tuition fees
£14,460.00 (US$ 19,895) per year
Our tuition fee for International/EU students starting full-time study in 2021/22 is £14,460 for the course without work experience placement or £15,660 with work experience placement.

This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

January 2022

Venue

City Campus

Howard Street,

Sheffield,

S1 1WB, England

Full Time (15 months)

Tuition fees
£14,460.00 (US$ 19,895) Overall cost
Our tuition fee for International/EU students starting full-time study in 2021/22 is £14,460 for the course without work experience placement or £15,660 with work experience placement.

This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

January 2022

Venue

City Campus

Howard Street,

Sheffield,

S1 1WB, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

The following qualifications will be considered for entry on to postgraduate taught programmes: a first degree or professional qualification recognised as being equivalent to degree standard; an HND or higher education diploma with substantial work experience in an appropriate field; successful completion of a recognised pre-Masters course. The following qualifications will be considered for entry on to postgraduate research programmes (MPhil/PhD): Masters Degree from a recognised university. IELTS for UKVI 6.0; Listening: minimum level 5.5; Speaking: minimum level 5.5; Reading: minimum level 5.5; Writing: minimum level 5.5.

For international students

Students need to have one of the following: a good Bachelor's degree from an approved degree-awarding body, university or college, in a business-related field; professional qualification(s) by examination, recognised as being the equivalent of a Bachelor's degree in a business-related field with additional evidence to justify the equivalence of the qualification; a specified diploma in a business-related field that, on satisfactory completion, allows students to follow a course of study for a Master's degree. If English is not your first language you will need an IELTS score of 6.0 overall and a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or a recognised equivalent.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About Sheffield Hallam University

At Sheffield Hallam, be taught by people who are experts in their subject and passionate about sharing their knowledge and industry experience.

  • Based in Sheffield - a true student city
  • Work placements for students through a vast network
  • A low cost of living
  • Modern, upgraded facilities across two campuses