Taught course

International Business and Management

Institution
Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Our philosophy enables us to accept a wide range of applicants, the key criteria being that all candidates must be able to demonstrate an ability to benefit from and contribute to the programme, and they will normally match the entry criteria below: •A degree from a recognised University or from an equivalent awarding institution at second class honours level or above; or •a professional qualification recognised as equivalent to the above; or •an award which the University has agreed to accept as equivalent to the above Where English is not the candidate's first language, or their degree was not wholly taught and assessed in English, an IELTS score of 6.0 must be achieved, with a minimum of 5.5 in each component. In line with the University's policy on widening participation, candidates who are not graduates but who have significant work experience at a suitable level, may be considered. Admission for these candidates is at the discretion of the programme leader. Applicants need to complete an application form and provide evidence of previous qualifications. Please ensure that you take time over your application. Ensure that you provide us with a clearly written form; statement of purpose; copies of qualifications and marks; English language certificates (where required); and reference.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course is delivered by specialist academics from the Liverpool Business School, who have an in-depth grasp of the strategic acumen required to deploy and manage global strategies in the twenty-first century.

  • Strong emphasis on developing the skills and knowledge required for entry into a successful career in international business management
  • Innovative learning and teaching approaches applying theoretical concepts through contemporary business simulations
  • Study in Liverpool, a key city for international business and trade, placing you and your studies within a truly global commercial setting
  • Research and internship opportunities in Merseyside and surrounding areas

The Liverpool Business School has a thriving and well-connected academic community, dedicated to developing the best, most creative and forward thinking business leaders of tomorrow.

The study of International Business and Management enables you to explore, with depth, the operational and strategic breadth of modern global business. You will explore operational contexts that will enable you to perform as a highly effective, internationally informed, manager. You will understand the principles and practice of business management and operation for different business sizes and models including small businesses and MNCs.

The programme enables you to collect, appraise and analyse multi-source data and this enables you to cultivate your problem-solving and decision-making skills. The programme also allows you to reflect on your progress and develop intellectual skills through your engagement with case studies or ‘real world’ project work. In an academic context you will critically appraise published academic and business literature, as well as organisation policy and practice.

Information for international students

LJMU will be awarding a range of generous international scholarships for students enrolling at the University in September. Please contact LJMU’s International Team by visiting www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/international-students for more information and advice.

Fees and funding

Please contact the Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies for up to date information regarding fees. The Faculty can be contacted by email at APSadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk or telephone 0151 231 5175

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
courses@ljmu.ac.uk
Phone
0151 231 5090