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International Management (MSc)

Master of Science
Typical Offer
2:1 degree View full entry requirements
1 year
Course Type
Next course starts
September 2024

About this course

Learn how a business operates and study key management concepts on our MSc International Management degree. You'll find out what makes an effective manager and apply your learning to hands-on practical exercises and simulations. This management master’s degree will give you the skills you need to work in organisations across the world. 

Our MSc international business management course is open to graduates from a range of academic and professional backgrounds. This UK international management degree encourages you to explore different topics to help you discover what you want to specialise in.  

You'll learn: 

  • how organisations operate and are managed 
  • how to resolve issues through your understanding of management concepts   
  • analytical, communication and self-management skills  

Industry speakers will provide regular insights into the latest practice and course lecturers will incorporate real-world case studies into their teaching. 

The course modules cover: 

  • management within a global context
  • strategic management
  • marketing
  • accounting and control
  • responsible leadership decision making
  • operations management

Our alumni actively share their career paths with new students. When you join this course, you become part of our successful international network of alumni, learning from one another.

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 lead

Your programme leaders are Dr Raymond Xiaoti Hu and Dr Chrystalla Kapetaniou.

Raymond is Lecturer in Strategy and Entrepreneurship and the Alumni Engagement Lead within Southampton Business School. Raymond has led and developed international projects for China-Africa Business Council and United Nations Development Programme. His current research projects include social entrepreneurship, digital strategies in social enterprises and entrepreneurial social capital.

Chrystalla is Lecturer in Economics of Innovation and Public Policy within Southampton Business School. Chrystalla led, developed, and participated in national and European projects on Employment and the Future of Work and Skills, supported by organisations such as Nesta, Google, and the European Commission. Her current research interests revolve around the future of work, digital inequalities, and automation.

Please visit the staff profiles of Dr. Raymond Hu and Dr. Chrystalla Kapetaniou to learn more about their work.


Course location

This course is based at Highfield.

Awarding body

This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.

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