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MSc International Management - Online


Entry requirements

Every application is different. If you’re not sure whether you meet the entry requirements, or you have any questions, contact LIBF for advice.

Typical offer

  • Previous undergraduate study
    2:2 honours degree – or equivalent – from a recognised institution.
  • Work experience and professional qualifications
    They welcome applications from anyone who can demonstrate relevant professional experience. However, it is important to note that work experience is not a requirement.

English language requirements

  • IELTS: Level 6.5 or above

Months of entry


Course content

Are you looking to lead teams, drive strategies, and make impactful decisions on the international stage? Step into the role of a global leader with this online MSc International Management degree.

Deep dive into critical areas of international management – including corporate governance, strategic intercultural management to managerial economics – from wherever you are in the world. You'll graduate with the skills to navigate the complex international business landscape with confidence.

Studying online means you can learn at a pace that suits you, fitting your studies seamlessly into your lifestyle. You'll have the flexibility to connect and collaborate with classmates and instructors from around the globe in a rich, digital learning environment, and 24/7 access to all the study materials you’ll need to get ahead.

Career Opportunities

Pursuing your online MSc in International Management gives you a deep understanding of international management principles and boosts your capacity to innovate and lead from any location globally, preparing you for long-term business success.

This qualification equips you with the skills to excel in the rapidly evolving global business arena, marking you as a candidate of choice in areas like strategic management and international marketing.

Strategic management consultant

Your deep understanding of strategic management principles will allow you to advise companies on how to align their global operations with their overarching objectives. Drawing from your rich understanding of cross-cultural interactions and global business dynamics, you’ll develop innovative solutions to complex strategic problems, guiding businesses in the right direction in the global market.

Global operations manager

Your role will involve overseeing daily operations across different locations, ensuring consistency and efficiency. You'll draw on your knowledge from your international management master’s degree to optimise processes, manage overseas teams, and ensure targets are met in every region of the operation. From supply chain management to production schedules, you'll ensure that global operations run smoothly.

Director of international relations

This role is all about cultivating and maintaining relationships with international partners. As a director of international relations, you'll use your understanding of intercultural management to navigate international policies, draft agreements and ensure smooth communication between global offices. Your skills and understanding of global issues will be critical in making strategic decisions and maintaining positive international relations.


Prepare to refine your leadership skills and grasp the nuances of managing in a global economy, all from the comfort of your home.

From strategic management to insights into global brand management and business ethics, every module on this online MSc International Management degree is designed to put you ahead of the competition.

This programme includes the following modules:

Course Details

  • Managerial economics
  • Managing across borders
  • Advanced research methods
  • Intercultural management
  • Leadership
  • Business ethics and corporate governance
  • Strategic management
  • Seminar: current issues in international management
  • Elective
  • Master thesis

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Fees and funding

UK students
£9750 a year full time

If you are a postgraduate student, you can apply for a non-means-tested loan. Master's Loans are accessible to UK or Irish national citizens under the age of 60, residing in England. (Different funding regulations apply in other parts of the UK.)

The Master's Loan can be used to cover your tuition fees and support your living expenses. The loan will be disbursed directly to your bank account in instalments throughout your studies. Repayment of the loan will commence only once you have completed your course and are earning above a specified threshold.

Learn how to apply for the Master's Loan on the UK Government website.

Application Timeline

After submitting your application, the review process might take up to 6 weeks. It is advisable to allow a minimum of 6 weeks between your student loan application submission and your preferred start date, enabling you to concentrate on your studies without any unnecessary hold-ups.

Additional Postgraduate Funding

Many postgraduate students are also eligible for our scholarships. Moreover, you may qualify for additional government support if you are:

- disabled

- a single parent

- experiencing financial hardship, or

- have children or adult dependents.

UK Postgraduate Scholarship (Academic and Working Professionals)


If your application is approved, you will receive the scholarship directly into your bank account each academic year during the programme, as long as you continue to meet the requirements.


You will be awarded a total of £1,000 throughout the programme, regardless of whether you are studying full-time or part-time.

How to apply

You will be given the opportunity to apply for this scholarship when you apply for your postgraduate programme. You will need to submit a 300 to 500-word statement detailing how your academic background will contribute to your success in this degree, your career, or both.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    18 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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