Taught course

International Business (Dubai)

University of Birmingham · Birmingham Business School

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (2:1 or higher) or postgraduate diploma from a UK university or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

You need to be at the cutting edge of industry to be able to respond to changes in the international business world. The global pandemic has transformed traditional business models and accelerated the use of technology. This Masters degree programme will arm you with the flexible skills required to succeed in the modern global market.

Why study this course?

The MSc International Business at the University of Birmingham Dubai is a globally respected degree, taught in one of the few triple-crown accredited business schools in the world. Dubai is a vibrant international business hub, and we are uniquely positioned to welcome experts from industry to provide real-life case studies for a solid grounding in the diverse elements of business with an international perspective.

  • Dubai and the wider UAE region is a dynamic hub for international business, meaning you are in the right place to study the operation of top global corporations
  • Our links with industry can provide excellent career opportunities and Dubai is the ideal place to launch your career as here, the graduate employment market is less crowded
  • You will gain a rigorous academic experience backed up by industry – we have links with leading regional employers such as Grant Thornton and Arup and invite industry experts in as guest lecturers to take the theory out of the textbook
  • You will be part of a friendly, supportive community with state-of-the-art facilities and enjoy a close working relationship with your lecturers, who you will get to know personally

Information for international students

Standard English language requirements apply. Speakers of English as a second language will be required to hold an IELTs 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in each band or equivalent qualification.

Fees and funding

UK students
AED 143,297
International students
AED 143,297

Scholarships available for all students up to 40%.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

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