Taught course

International Business Administration

SOAS University of London · Centre for Financial and Management Studies

Entry requirements

You should have a recognised UK Bachelor's degree, or international equivalent, in a social science discipline. Qualifications in other subjects will be assessed on their merits. Your application may be considered if you have previous education and experience, equivalent to a degree-level qualification, which includes suitable preliminary training. All international applicants must be able to show that their English is of a high enough standard to successfully engage with and complete their course at SOAS.

See distance learning English requirements

Months of entry

January, April, June, October

Course content

Our MSc International Business Administration programme provides you with an in-depth understanding of the fast-paced world of international business. The programme helps you gain high quality management skills, along with the specialist regional knowledge needed to succeed in business. On the programme, you will study the interplay between the global and local factors that influence management decisions in business.

Why study MSc International Business Administration at SOAS

  • ranked 5th in the UK for graduate employability (Guardian League Tables 2021)
  • develop an excellent understanding of the key issues shaping international business strategy in a global financial environment
  • we offer specialist knowledge of financial and management systems in the emerging markets of Africa, Asia and the Middle East
  • you will be joining our community of alumni working in 160 countries in sectors including finance, government, industry and international organisations.

Information for international students

For details, including English language requirements, please see SOAS website

Fees and funding

For details of postgraduate fees, please see SOAS website

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24-60 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    24-60 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 3510 6974