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BAInternational Business

Nottingham Trent University
United Kingdom, Nottingham
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Overview

Why choose this course?
You will be prepared for a career with an organisation undertaking business across national borders.
Full-time students can choose to complete a short internship, study abroad, set up their own enterprise, or run a community project, during the second half of Year Two.
Opportunities to study abroad are available to both full-time and placement students.
You will combine studies in management and international business administration.
Language training and cultural studies are at the heart of the course and reinforce its international dimension.
This course is EPAS accredited.
The course can be studied over three years full-time or four years with a placement.
Placement students can spend their year abroad or an internally-focused placement in the UK.
We have an exceptional employment record with 94% of graduates employed or in further education six months after leaving (Latest DLHE Survey Undergraduate results 2013/14).

Students from our international business courses have gone on to start successful careers with companies such as Jaguar Land Rover, Fujitsu UK&I, Lindt Chocolate, Nestle. Volkswagen and Coca Cola Enterprises.

What our students say
“I chose Nottingham Business School because it is well known as a place which provides its students with the best career aids and networks to help with their business futures. I chose to study BA (Hons) International Business because I enjoy learning about the global marketplace and the differences in cultures as well as their similarities.”
Vanessa Omigie, BA (Hons) International Business

Programme structure

What will I study?
Year One
Core modules include:

Foundations of Managing and Organising
Accounting and Finance for International Managers
Foreign Language
Marketing and Operations Management
Quantitative Methods for International Business
Culture, Communication and Learning.
Year Two

First six months

All students will study core modules.

Economics for International Business
International Business Environment
Intercultural Effectiveness and Language.
Second six months

Full-time students choose one from:

Study abroad
Enterprise project
Community project
Internship
Taught modules (see below)
Placement students and full-time students that have selected taught modules above will study:

Intercultural Effectiveness and Language
Exploring Strategy and Innovation.
Plus one optional module from:

Managing Global Supply Chain
Marketing Management.
Year Three
Placement year for those on the four-year course. Students can also choose to spend the year studying abroad with a partner institution.

Final Year
Core modules include:

International Business Research Project
Leadership and Employability
International Tourism; Sustainability Development and Impact
International Strategic Management
Global Business in a Changing World.
Plus one optional module from:

Global Supply Chain Strategy
International Marketing and Communications
Jean Monnet Europe and the World Economy
Language.

Career opportunities

Your career development
We have an exceptional employment record with 94% of graduates employed or in further education six months after leaving (Latest DLHE Survey Undergraduate results 2013/14).

Graduates from our International Business courses have gone on to undertake positions such as:

Business Development Manager
Marketing Coordinator for Europe
Business Analyst
International Purchasing assistant
Commercial Manager
International accounts coordinator
In the last few years, our graduates have gone on to work for well-known organisations such as:

Nestle
Coca Cola Enterprises
Volkswagen
Tesco
Microsoft
Fujitsu UK&I
Helping you find your feet after university
Throughout university and following graduation, we will continue to support you, by providing a number of services that will help kick-start your career.

Our Employability Team is here to inspire and enhance every stage of your career planning, and as a graduate of NTU, you will be able to access their services for three years after your course has finished.

Services they provide include:

finding placements, internships and part-time work
pursuing self-employment
taking gap years and time out
getting into volunteering
providing advice on further study.
Visit the Employability team website for further information

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
Application period has ended

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
Application period has ended

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States