Loughborough University London

Course Introduction

This programme provides an extensive overview of the practice and development of international business and economic diplomacy. The challenges of trading in the global village, multiple communities and markets driving world commerce through new and old trade routes are dissected in this programme. You will learn in an environment tailor-made for the development of skills in globalisation and will be supported in acquiring a critical awareness of the current issues involved in the study of relations between diplomacy and international business and trade.

Modules are assessed by a combination of essays, group exercises, presentations and time constrained assignments. Modules are assessed by a combination of essays, group exercises, presentations and time constrained assignments, as well as one written examination.

This programme will prepare you for a career in business and trade, including the function and purpose of diplomacy in international business development. Graduates of this programme will be equipped with the advanced skills and expertise enabling them to pursue a career in diplomatic service for government or intergovernmental organisations, as well as in non-governmental and the commercial sector.

Start Date:

The course duration is up to 4 years part-time..

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £10,550 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £10,550 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £19,000 Overseas Fees
4 years
Part Time
MSc Home Fees
4 years
Part Time
MSc European Fees
4 years
Part Time
MSc Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students need to have an honours degree (2:2 or above) or equivalent overseas qualification in a social sciences, humanities or associated subject.