Taught course

International Business and Management

University of Portsmouth · UoP London

Entry requirements

A second-class honours degree or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications.

English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Months of entry

January, May, September

Course content


Develop your understanding of business and management and apply your studies in an international context.

Studying in London, you'll gain a comprehensive understanding of international business and management issues as you explore topics including corporate strategy, financial management, international business and global sustainability.

You'll consider these subjects globally and graduate from this MSc International Business and Management Masters' ready to boost your career in business, whether you want to work in the UK or overseas.

Course highlights

  • Explore international business and management topics

  • Hear directly from industry professionals, international business people and guest lecturers about current practice and issues
  • Apply your new knowledge with live client projects to combat real-life problems faced by local businesses

  • Inform your learning with case studies

  • Build your professional network by attending presentations and events for the local business community

  • Boost your problem-solving and communication skills on projects

  • Access restricted resources such as valuable databases and information sources through the University library

  • Career planning

    During your course you'll have expert career support from our Careers and Employability Centre, your tutors and our Business and Law Career-Ready Programme. This support will continue for 5 years after you graduate.

    Career support

    You'll benefit from:

    - Networking events

    - Regular emails from the Career Ready Programme sharing job opportunities, application tips and events

    - Applied projects with companies such as IBM, Boeing and Hampshire County Council

    - Workshops to enhance your employability skills

    - Recruitment events including the Student and Graduate Opportunities Fair

    - 1-to-1 appointments

    - CV and cover letter advice

    - Interview preparation and practice

    - Support starting your own business

  • Careers and opportunities

    Careers this Master’s prepares you for

    Whatever your goal in business, this International Business and Management Master's will help you prepare for an international role overseas or in the UK.

    You'll graduate with the skills and knowledge you need to operate successfully in business, alongside an in-depth understanding of international business and management issues.

    Previous graduates from our Portsmouth campus course have gone onto roles internationally and in the UK, such as:
    • Financial Analyst
    • Project and Commercialisation Manager
    • Restaurateur
    • Quality Assurance Manager
    • Business Development Executive
    • Business Analyst

    Career outcomes shown are sourced from the latest available graduate outcome surveys. The data shows career outcomes at 15 months after graduation.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12, 16 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

University Admissions Centre
+44 (0)23 9284 5566