University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

This programme intends to develop the range of intellectual and practical skills in students who can then become effective specialists in the global knowledge economy with traditional boundaries between sectors breaking down; the aims of the programme are: to provide students with the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to operate in global business environment; to facilitate the advanced study of international business organisations and their management; to enable students to systematically and creatively analyze, critique and apply knowledge and understanding of complex international business and management issues; to enable students to master new, apply and distinguish the most relevant research methodologies, techniques and tools in the analytical, creative, and intellectual ways; to build interpersonal skills so as to be able to interact effectively with a range of specialists and to implement solutions effectively and efficiently, thereby enhancing employability potential; the programme provides students who may not have a 1st degree in business with a grounding in business management, followed by specialised international business modules and an independent specialist project; a distinctive characteristic of the programme is its teaching and learning emphasis on business developments in fast growing economies.

Course Modules

Modules include: foundations of scholarship; financial and management accounting; business research methods; global strategy (analysis and practice); competition and business risk; global enterprise and innovation; global business; specialist project.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants require a relevant 1st degree from a recognised university; students educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 or above or an equivalent rating in another language testing system (no item within the 6.5 rating should be less than 5.5).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £11,350  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £10,300  Whole course. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £10,300  Whole course. First year home fees