Designed to build your international
management career, the MSc International Management will
equip you with the theoretical
knowledge and conceptual skills
to work in environments requiring
high levels of international
The MSc International Management programme is professionally accredited with the CMI - Chartered Institute of Management.
Please note that this course is recognised as by Scottish Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) for access to postgraduate tuition fee and cost-of-living loans for UK and EU applicants. See the Useful Information
section for more details.
An undergraduate degree in any discipline or equivalent.
Applicants with relevant professional experience will also be considered for entry to the course.
International students: in addition to the above, overall IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) and no less than 5.5 in any individual component.
Contemporary businesses need
managers who relish and adapt to the
ever-changing complex challenges that
shape today’s globalised marketplace.
Leadership and management skills are
essential for organisational success,
and you will acquire a robust set of
analytic tools enabling you to play a
productive role in the management
of international business organisations.
You will develop global perspectives
of business and management, informed
by a sound understanding of the
wider cultural and national contexts
in which organisations exist.
You will study modules
covering general management
and its key functional areas and
the development of the applied
professional skills, practices and
techniques in the management
environment. You will develop the
vision and confidence to address
a rapidly shifting marketplace and
the dynamics of changing contexts.
You will gain a thorough grounding
in the essential knowledge and skills
for a management career in business
and industry. Particular emphasis
is on strategy, creativity, leadership
and internationalisation within the
context of rapidly changing external
environments. You will learn to think
and work strategically and creatively.
- Business Management
in an International Context
- Managing Financial and
- Leadership and Change
- Strategic Management
in an International Context
- Marketing, Innovation, Creativity
- Research Methods
- Contemporary Organisation Theory
You will devise and complete a detailed piece of research in an international management topic of your choosing, gaining further skills and knowledge that is invaluable for future career enhancement.
You will be equipped to work in professional practice in middle management at international level, where you can make an early and significant contribution to your employer. You will acquire important analytical and management skills suitable for various generalist managerial roles.