Welcome to the MSc in International Business Management offered by Rushford Business School!
The industrial revolution and forces of globalization have colossally changed market paradigms, requiring business professionals to comprehend the business in the global and international context. As per a survey conducted by USForex, approximately 58 percent of small businesses have international customers, and around 72 percent are planning to go global in the next couple of years.
Whether you want to expand your business internationally or explore job options in global or international firms, developing appropriate skills is indelible to professional success. Studying MSc in International Business Management will strengthen your knowledge and experience in different business aspects, such as global leadership strategies, industrial relations, international trade operations, international marketing, international HRM, etc. A comprehensive understanding will help you fortify your business acumen to compete internationally. Multinational companies or the ones aiming to expand their operations in other countries need candidates knowledgeable and trained in handling uncertain global scenarios.
The program will acquaint you with emerging trends in international business and inform you about challenges faced by international managers. It will equip you with the adequate knowledge and skills to understand global business issues, thereby preparing you for diverse business opportunities in countries of your choice. You will hone your creativity and problem-solving skills, which will help you negotiate with employees and customers more efficiently and confidently. Overall, you will develop a bird’s eyeview of business operations in an international and global context. It will facilitate your international exposure and increase the chances of a rewarding professional career.
An advanced degree in International Business Management is also beneficial from a social and economic perspective because you will get the motivation to align business goals for a social cause. Balancing business needs with social perspectives will make your business more desirable, enhancing the chances of its long-term success and reputation. Additionally, you will support the economy by creating more jobs, supporting innovation, and conducting research and development to help people and communities.
After completing the course, students would be able to:
Who Is This Program For
The program is suitable for:
You are required to hold at minimum a recognised bachelor’s degree with a minimum overall score of 55% (GPA 2.0 on a 4.0 point scale) or higher.
In some instances, you may also require relevant work experience and/or research experience. If applicable, you may demonstrate this through submission of a CV, portfolio, and/or a personal statement.
English Language Proficiency:
Our programs are conducted in English language. As such, you must demonstrate proficiency in English language by submitting one of the following test scores during the application process:
IELTS Overall: 5.5
TOEFL (iBT: 58+; PBT: 490+; CBT: 167+)
TOEIC Overall: 555+
PTE Overall: 50+
Duolingo Overall: 90+
English Proficiency Waivers:
The English proficiency test is not required for the following candidates:
– Native English Speakers, OR;
– Applicants having completed their schooling in English (i.e. High School Diploma or IB), OR;
– Applicants having completed their undergraduate or graduate studies in English, OR;
– 2 years of work experience in an organization where English is the primary language of communication.
Please select your nationality below to see the fees applicable to you:
MSc in International Business Management equips you with the wide-ranging skills necessary to excel in different domains of business and management. It will enable you to travel worldwide, interact with clients of varying nationalities and cultures, and cut through complex intercultural issues. After completing the course, you will be well-positioned for high-end companies, including Apple, General Motors, Amazon, Facebook, Deloitte, PwC, Google, etc.
Various courses are accompanied by simulations in which you are given a situation that you must resolve based on what you learnt in the program and your experience. There are usually no right or wrong answers in simulations. They are to make you understand how a situation may unfold in the real world and prepare you to make the right decisions.
We understand the importance of networking in building a successful career. That's why we offer a range of networking events to help our students connect with industry professionals and build the relationships that can lead to new opportunities.