Taught course

International Business

University of Salford · Salford Business School

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum 2:1 honours degree or equivalent. Student with a 2:2 in a cognate discipline or successful completion of the Graduate Certificate International Management will also be accepted. A wide range of Professional Qualifications are also accepted either in partial or complete fulfilment of entry requirements. Where a student has gained a recognised Honours degree in a cognate discipline but does not meet the normal entry qualification requirement, they may still be considered for entry if they can demonstrate work experience of a minimum 2 years duration post study and acceptable level of responsibility.

Months of entry

January, November, September, July, June, March

Course content

3 good reasons to study International Business at Salford:

  • This is a practical course with an international focus that offers the opportunity to gain a broad overview of the subject before specialising in your chosen area
  • Our strong industry links allow you to mix theory with practice, visiting companies and hearing from expert industry speakers both in the UK and overseas
  • You can benefit from a residential study week in Europe, giving you an invaluable insight into organisations and their activities in industrial sectors such as agriculture and tourism

Course Summary

This course is aimed at students with a background in business or business-related studies, who wish to further their knowledge of international business. During your time with us, you’ll develop an integrated and critically-aware understanding of the international activities of business organisations, at both the strategic and operational level. This understanding is necessary if you want to effectively develop and execute international business strategy and operations.

Information for international students

Normally IELTS 6.5 with no individual element below 5.5, or equivalent recognised Secure English Language Test, (SELT).

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Fees 2015-16

Type of Study Fee Full-time £7,995 Full-time International MSc £12,995; PgDip £8,195; PgCert £4,195 Full-time PgDip £4,695 Full-time PgCert £2,495

Fees 2016-17

Type of Study Fee Full-time £8,500 Part-time £1,250 per 30 credits Full-time International £14,300, part-time £2,217 per 30 credits Full-time PgDip £5,000 Full-time PgCert £2,500

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)161 295 4545
+44 (0)161 295 4646