Taught course

International Management

Institution
University of Essex · Essex Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2:2 degree in any discipline.

Months of entry

October

Course content

What unique challenges do managers face in different cultures? How is the role of management changing?

Our MSc International Management is perfect if you do not have a first degree in business, but wish to pursue a career in an international organisation, or gain a greater understanding of the increasingly global context in which businesses operate.

You focus on the changing role of global management and organisation in the 21st century, including how globalisation and international business activities affect management practices across cultures and countries.

We explore debates around corporate ethics, sustainability, governance and social responsibility. By exploring management issues in both established and developing markets, we do not just prepare you for a successful career in business; we help you shape the kind of world you want to live in.

You explore topics including:

  • international business and the global political economy
  • cross-cultural management
  • corporate ethics and responsibility
  • business strategy.

MSc International Management is taught at Essex Business School. A business school ranked in the UK top 25 in the UK for research quality (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018) we’re on a mission to develop responsible leaders, driving economic growth from sustainable organisations. We’re a signatory of the UN Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) and champion ethical business.

Our work is informed by a broad range of social science theories and concepts, much of it addressing the important issues currently being faced by commercial businesses, public sector bodies and not-for-profit organisations. We’re a truly international organisation; our current Masters students join us from more than 40 countries.

Fees and funding

The University of Essex offers numerous scholarships and discounts for Masters students.Postgraduate loans for Masters courses are now available from the Student Loans Company, worth up to £10,000, for students from the UK and EU.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
pgadmit@essex.ac.uk