One lesson I learned from the group project was that when one is working in a group with a decent number of people problems will arise. An essential part of the degree programme is also a 5-month practical training period which gives you the opportunity to apply acquired theory in practice. The Degree Programme in International Business will provide you with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (BBA). Modern business is global and demands people travel to foreign countries and mix with foreign clients, colleagues or customers.
Frequent employers include government departments, banks, import/export corporations, multinational manufacturers, consulting firms, international non-governmental organisations, electronics and transportation companies, and tourism and hospitality organisations. An international business in some of these countries would mean saving on a lot of money in basic raw materials.
If you are an international student and your school qualifications are not accepted for direct entry to the University you may be eligible for admission to this degree programme through our International Foundation Programme. During the second half of the year you will study modules on Global and International Business Strategy, and International Business and Emerging Markets, enabling you to develop an extensive knowledge of international business.
A SWOT analysis detailing the company’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats will identify and help maximize the company’s strengths, minimize its weaknesses, and give focus to the international opportunity. Key defining terms…product novelty, business profitability, uniqueness, pricing, product demand, market distribution, language understanding, product understanding. The latest ranking placed us 23rd out of 95 participating top international business schools. Endorsed by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the CDCS allows professionals to demonstrate their specialized knowledge and skills in the field.
Our Business School exchange programme offers exciting opportunities to study abroad in Year 3 at one of our partner universities in Asia, Australia and New Zealand, Canada, the USA or across Europe. Dasho Karma Ura earned his undergraduate degree at Oxford University and his Masters in Philosophy of Economics from the University of Edinburgh. You could either be working in a domestic banking institution with foreign accounts, or a foreign-owned institution which is licensed to do business in your country. Your Birmingham degree is evidence of your ability to succeed in a demanding academic environment. Also called a management consultant, these jobs are found everywhere domestically.