Taught course

International Business Management

University of Cumbria · Faculty of Arts, Business and Science

Entry requirements

In addition to course-specific entry requirements a 1st or 2nd class Hons degree or equivalent (a 2:1 or above is usually required for arts, design and media courses) if you are a UK resident. EU and overseas applicants appropriate equivalence will apply. Applications without standard qualifications must demonstrate: the capacity for theoretical debate; a high level of motivation; the capacity for independent study; the ability to achieve the proposed programme of work. Students for whom English is not their first language must have achieved IELTS level 6.5.

Months of entry


Course content

This course will feed your passion for exploring international management literature, the relevance of management studies and critically assessing how theory can be informed by the current economic climate. Intellectual and industry-informed debates will enhance your development and help prepare you for your career in the international marketplace.

This course is run in partnership with Robert Kennedy College and applications should be made directly at

There are six entry points per year (every two months) starting from December 2012.

Information for international students

We are able to help you with your visa, travel, arrival, accommodation and finance, as well as fee assessment and academic skills. IELTS 6.5 or above. To learn more email enquirycentre@cumbria.ac.uk

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Written coursework / continuous assessment70

Course contact details

Enquiry Centre
0845 606 11 44