Taught course

International Business Management

Edinburgh Napier University · Business School

Entry requirements

You will need an honours degree at 2.2 or above, or equivalent qualifications and/or experience which demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at SCQF level 10, for entry to this course.

Months of entry


Course content

Based over three Trimesters, the course will involve lectures, tutorials and independent study. It is anticipated that the programme will attract a cohort of students from a diverse range of international countries and cultures and this will provide an excellent opportunity for you to acquire and deepen your understanding of the diversity of international approaches to global business challenges through discussion with your peers. You will be encouraged to reflect upon the approach to international business in your own culture/ country and contribute relevant examples in class discussions.

Trimester 1

  • Sources of Competitive Advantage, Intercultural Business Communication, Global Economic Environment.

Trimester 2

  • Global Marketing, Creativity, Innovation & Sustainability, HRM in an International Context.
  • Research methods is delivered over trimesters 1 & 2.

Trimester 3

  • Dissertation.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

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