Taught course

International Management

University of Southampton · School of Management

Entry requirements

Minimum upper second-class degree from a UK university, or equivalent overseas/professional qualification. A wide range of subjects accepted in Business, Economics, Science, Engineering, IT, Management and Marketing, Communication, Education, Political Science and Sociology. Work experience in a related field is not a requirment but can compensate for degree subject/grades. Applications assessed on individual merit.

Months of entry


Course content

Covering a range of business functions and management concepts, the MSc in International Management provides a broad understanding of organisational issues from an international perspective. It includes an innovative off-campus team activity weekend designed to enhance your management capabilities and a business simulation that provides valuable experience of different business scenarios. You’ll be taught by recognised leaders in fields such as decision making and operations management, with industry speakers providing insights into the latest practice. In addition, the use of real-world case studies throughout the course will deepen your knowledge of today’s business world. The breadth of topics you’ll cover on this degree means you can keep your career options open; when you graduate you’ll be ready to take on a global management role in a variety of sectors and specialisms.

Compulsory modules include: Induction; Career Management in a Digital Age; Accounting and Control; International Marketing; Organisational Effectiveness Part 1; Organisational Effectiveness Part 2; Strategic Management; Responsible Leadership; Managing in a Global Context; Operations Management; International Corporate Social Responsibility; Project Management; Risk-taking and Decision-making; Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods, Plus dissertation or business project

Information for international students


Fees and funding


Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations33
Written coursework / continuous assessment33
Dissertation34 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Business and Law
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