Taught course

International Relations Management

University of Bedfordshire · The Business School

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a 2:2 Honours degree in a related subject from a recognised higher education institution.

Months of entry

January, March, June, July, September, November

Course content

This interdisciplinary course combines international relations, gender and peacekeeping with cultural studies, and addresses the need for intercultural expertise in all global situations. It prepares you to work within a wide range of economic, technological, demographic and social justice fields. You will explore areas such as the growth of non-governmental organisations (NGOs); the importance of the United Nations (UN); the globalisation of industry; and the significance of multicultural communities made up of economic migrants and refugees.

Key features

  • Develop the skills needed to work internationally and engage in international issues in political, economic or business areas
  • Learn using a practice-based approach incorporating real business situations to develop your strengths and skills
  • Every taught unit on this course is delivered in a six-week block mode

Career opportunities

On completing the course, you will have the skills to pursue career opportunities in the following industries/areas: government; NGOs; UN; arbitration; or international relations. You are also well prepared for further research study in either the MPhil or PhD.

Areas of study may include:

  • Brand communication and reputation management
  • Intercultural business competencies
  • Peacekeeping and security
  • International relations

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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