Masters | Postgraduate Course - International Business MBA Course Details within University of Greenwich

International Business MBA

Study Details

MBA 2 years full time, 3 years part time

  • Would you like to analyse international markets and identify new opportunities? Want to embark a management career?
  • Study our MBA that blends business management theory with a 1 year company-based internship in the UK or overseas.
  • Learn at one of the top two most globally diverse universities in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand. (Hotcourses Diversity Index)
  • Start in September or January on a degree tailored to meet employers' needs.


The University of Greenwich has a long history of management education, and the MBA draws on decades of professional experience. Our London based MBA is an internationally recognised Master's degree in business administration and management. We focus on developing your knowledge in business strategy and change management. 

If you do not have a first degree in business then our MBA will give you solid grounding in business management, which will be followed by specialised international business courses, specialist projects and a guided internship. 

We have structured our degree to allow you to follow your own professional interests, through a research project and professional practice. You can start your studies in September or January.

You will develop critical analytical skills in assessing the global environment for business; identifying new international business opportunities and analysing international markets and industries; dealing with complex issues both systematically and creatively; and communicating clearly to many audiences.

You will also reflect the increased emphasis on multidisciplinary and international perspective arising from today's market developments and explores the complexity and diversity of business in an increasingly interconnected world. 

Module details

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Financial and Management Accounting (15 credits)
  • E-Logistics and International Supply Chain Management (15credits) (15 credits)
  • Global Strategy: Analysis and Practice (15 credits)
  • Pathway Specialisation Project (30 credits)
  • Global Business and Sustainability (30 credits)
  • Global Networks and Innovation (30 credits)
  • Foundations of Scholarship and Research (15 credits)
  • Business English for Academic Purposes - Level 4
  • Managing and Leading People Across Cultural Borders (15 credits)
  • International Marketing (15 credits)
  • MBA Internship Preparation

Entry Requirements

You should have a relevant undergraduate degree at 2.2 or above, or equivalent qualification, from a recognised university or higher education institute. 


Student Destinations

Graduates pursue their management career in a wide range of multinational companies, non-government and public sector organisations. Some might find employment in small and medium enterprises in international trade, and local or central government.

Helping graduates into careers is a very important part of our mission as a university. Job prospects for Greenwich graduates have been improving rapidly, with 93 per cent of 2014/15 Greenwich graduates looking for work were already in jobs or further study by January 2016 (according to latest national figures).