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International Business (BSc)

Bachelor of Science
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3 years
Course Type
UCAS Course code

About this course

Start your journey towards becoming a future business leader and shape your international career. On this BSc you'll study business management with an international focus. We'll equip you with the skills to meet the challenges of the international business environment.

You'll study key principles across accounting, marketing, finance, strategy and entrepreneurship. The course looks at how organisations succeed in a globalised world. You'll explore new markets, customer relationships, products, services and processes.

Core modules topics include international business, globalisation, and digitalisation. You can also choose from a wide range of optional modules, across different departments, to tailor your studies to match your interests and career aspirations. 

Gain a competitive edge by:

  • engaging with the latest theoretical and practical developments
  • using state-of-the-art theoretical frameworks and case studies
  • undertaking an extended business project analysing a real-life business problem
  • gaining hands-on experience through industry-orientated assessments, created with international businesses

Year in placement 

Enhance your employability by taking this course with a paid industrial placement year.

Apply using:

  • Course name: International Business with Placement Year
  • UCAS code: N121

You'll spend this extra year in an approved industrial placement in a business organisation, applying the skills and knowledge you've learned so far.

The fee is 20% of the standard annual tuition fee.

Year abroad 

Experience an extra year studying abroad with one of our worldwide partner universities.

Apply using:

  • Course name: International Business with Study Abroad Year
  • UCAS code: N122

You'll be taught in English but have the option to study a language in year 2 to support your year away.

The fee is 15% of the standard annual tuition fee for UK students and 50% for international/EU students.

We regularly review our courses to ensure and improve quality. This course may be revised as a result of this. Any revision will be balanced against the requirement that the student should receive the educational service expected. Find out why, when, and how we might make changes.

Our courses are regulated in England by the Office for Students (OfS).


Course location

This course is based at Highfield.

Awarding body

This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.