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Gain a global business perspective
Our Online MSc International Business from Birmingham Business School has been developed to prepare recent graduates (and those in the early stages of their careers) for the challenges of business by providing a host of practical skills to help them get ahead and stay ahead in today’s competitive business environment.
Through experiential learning, the course will help you appreciate the principles of global business, empowering you to become more versatile and successful in your work, and ultimately preparing you to become a future business leader.
With full immersion in the international student community, you will finish the course with a diverse set of global views and ideas, as well as a strong international network of contacts to help you build opportunities throughout your career.
The Online MSc is run by the globally recognised Birmingham Business School. This is the UK’s oldest and most established business school, which is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS). Birmingham’s triple-crown accreditation confirms our elite position alongside just a handful of the world’s business schools.
Such accreditation highlights our dedication to your personal development and our commitment to introducing you to principles that you can apply in real business practice. It’s this kind of exposure that will push you ahead of the pack when it comes to career prospects.
Between 2014 and 2024, senior level and managerial positions within professional business occupations are estimated to increase by around 15%.3 Named 2016’s University of the Year for Graduate Employment1, we clearly have what it takes to advance your career in this competitive market. From the outset, we’ll give you access to employment advice and one-to-one coaching to confirm your goals, guiding you on the next part of your career journey.
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00:02 Enrich your learning experience
00:04 with an online programme
00:07 “Studying online provided me with the opportunity to maintain my job whilst further educating myself. It is a win-win situation for busy professional people like me.” – Ceridwen Scerri, Research Analyst, Malta
00:15 Streamline your study
00:18 Streamline your study – Course overview
00:21 To do list
00:23 See your tasks at a glance
00:26 Learn anywhere, any time
00:33 “The killer feature for me was the flexibility of the programme” – Vanna Camille Curi – Programme Coordinator, USA
00:38 Plan your workload
00:44 “I can study in my own time and at my own pace. The fact that the resources are all online also means I can study on the move.” – Ceridwen Scerri, Research Analyst, Malta
00:51 Interact with your lecturer
00:58 Link instantly with classmates
01:04 “An online MBA provides you with the thrilling experience of connecting globally through your computer.” – Ceridwen Scerri, Research Analyst, Malta
01:10 Learn through collaboration
01:24 Chart your success
01:30 “I now have the confidence and knowledge to engage and challenge thinking in many
areas of business.” – Andrew Lavin, Global Head of Asset & Fleet Management, United Arab Emirates
01:37 Get tailored student support
01:41 Get tailored student support
Assignment and submission queries
Information on university policies and procedures
Managing conflicting commitments
Any other non-academic support
01:45 Access to technical support
Virtual learning environment queries
24 hour support, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
01:52 “I would recommend an online MBA to anyone who does not have the time to commit to a residential type course ... The online MBA gives you much better flexibility.” – Andrew Lavin, Global Head of Asset & Fleet Management, United Arab Emirates
02:00 Online courses now available
Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
Masters of Public Administration (MBA)
Masters of Science in International Business (MSc IB)
02:03 Be empowered to greater things
02:06 Study online with the University of Birmingham
Streamline your studies, connect with lecturers and collaborate with peers; find out how online learning with the University of Birmingham can empower you to greater things.