This course is designed to provide students with the necessary skills and knowledge to succeed in today’s interconnected and fast-paced business world.
The BSC (Hons) in International Business Management will cover key aspects of business management within an international context and provide students with an in-depth knowledge of general business disciplines. Throughout the course, students will gain a fundamental understanding of essential topics, including accounting and finance; management essentials; economics and trade; and innovation and entrepreneurship. Students will benefit from gaining a professionally-recognised qualification which offers strategic leadership skills and encourages entrepreneurial thinking.
If you don't have traditional qualifications or can't meet the entry requirements for Bachelor's of International Business degree, you may have the option to gain entry by completing the foundation year (see entry requirements for more information).
With foundation year (four years)
This course incorporates an optional foundation year to prepare you for undergraduate study, by developing your business knowledge and study skills. You will also develop skills in: research, presentation, critical analysis, problem solving, team building and entrepreneurship.
There are 2 study options available, you can choose to study:
With a core focus on employability, this course will ensure students are up-to-date with all the latest developments in this constantly shifting field.
This programme will have the option to start online for all 2020 intakes. Students will learn in a virtual classroom, which is a live learning experience and allows for interaction with the tutor, as well as the ability to work in student groups. Students will then have the option to complete the programme in Germany once they are able to travel.
Based at GISMA's Berlin campus, there is ample opportunity for students to extend their networking links and experience the dynamic forward-thinking environment. Germany is the most popular option for international students looking to study in Europe, recognised for its high-quality education of which you can experience with GISMA^.
^According to statistics and data from ICEF monitor.
*Partial scholarships are available for this programme of up to 30%. The 30% discount will apply to the first year of teaching, and all subsequent years will then be reduced by 20% in total.
The University of Law is the UK's longest-established specialist provider of legal education, with over 100 years of experience supporting students to build successful careers. This institution is a world leader in legal and business education, with a reputation for innovation and excellence in learning.
Who is the International Business Management programme for?
This course is designed for students looking to pursue a career in international business, with an interest in developing a knowledge and understanding of key aspects of business management.
How will you learn?
The first two years of the course consist of four contact hours per module per week, and the final year consists of three contact hours per module per week. Total contact time is split between lectures and small workshops to promote group interaction and facilitate personal
In addition to face-to-face learning, students have access to a wealth of online resources such as learning videos and reading materials, as well as The University of Law Business School’s Virtual Learning Environment, Elite.
International Business Management Modules overview
All modules carry 20 credits, apart from the Sector Internship / Sector Project which each carry 60 credits.
The programmes combine common and specialist modules, with all first-year modules being common across all programmes.
Year 1 modules
Year 2 modules
Four core modules:
2 electives from the following list:
Year 3 modules
The third year will consist of International work experience - 2 modules:
International Business Management course is ideal for anyone looking to pursue a managerial role in the fields of accountancy, marketing, finance and business. Thanks to the year of international work experience, you will be a valuable asset to companies upon graduation.
Alternatively, students will be able to pursue further studies after completing this undergraduate International Business course. Some postgraduate programme options include Masters of Business Administration (MBA), MSc in Strategic Business Management or Chartered Management Institute’s postgraduate qualifications.
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Fees and funding
Tuition fee - €12,000 / Year
Information on scholarships, visas and accommodation can be found here.
Please contact a programme advisor for more details on how to apply.
Flexible payment plan
GISMA offers flexible payment plans that allow you to spread the costs of your programme fees across three instalments. For example:
Students will be eligible for a discount of 0.5% off the total fee if the payment of the entire tuition fee is completed before the first instalment due date.
Please note that all payment plans are suggested only. A specific payment plan for you can be agreed with GISMA and only the deposit is the fixed amount that is required. Students can spread out the payments as they like, as long as this is in line with the payment date deadlines.
Full-time with foundation:
Full-time without foundation:
Language requirements may be waived if the student has conducted previous studies in English.
Contact us for more information on a non-standard application route.
Students applying to study at GISMA must apply through here.
Statistics you need to know
The University of Law is a prestigious university in the UK with over 100 years supporting students
Connect with 64,000 professionals working across business and legal sectors
4th Best Graduate starting salary at £40,650*
in Europe, with a growing economy
Connect with 64,000 professionals working across legal and business sector
Study with an international student cohort with over 40 nationalities
Earn up to €40,000**, the average graduate salary in Germany
After successfully graduating, you will be entitled to apply for an 18 month post-study residence permit