BBA (International Business)

BBA (International Business)

Intakes

  • Autumn Semester
  • Spring Semester

Overview

BA (Hons) Business Administration

The course is designed to provide students with a thorough knowledge of the changing needs of the dynamic international business environment as well as the competitive global markets. This course also aims to develop students’ intellectual and quantitative skills in the understanding and analysis of international business issues. Specialization in International Business will also enable students to study a number of leading edge business subjects as well as allowing them to explore innovative and contemporary themes relevant to the modern day global business environment. The skills students acquire from this degree will enhance their learning skills and personal development so that they can make a positive contribution to the business world and society.

Course Content

Year 1

  • Academic English for Undergraduate Study 
  • Undergraduate Study and Research Skills 
  • Foundational Mathematics 
  • Foundational Statistics 
  • Introduction to IT 
  • Introduction to Business

Year 2

  • Understanding Business Information 
  • The Corporate Environment
  • Economics and Society
  • Fundamentals of Management

Year 3

  • Business Research and Decision-Making 
  • International Business and World Markets 
  • Transnational Business Management
  • Leading Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Year 4

  • Strategy: Choices and Change
  • Management Investigations and Dissertation 
  • Business Without Borders
  • Organising and Managing Across Cultures 
  • International Finance and Trade 
  • Services Marketing

Career Prospects

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International Business Analysis | International Sales Manager | Export Sales Representative Procurement Manager | Trade Analyst | International Management Consultant

Entry Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Track
  • HSEB 10+2 overall aggregate of 55% and above, Year 12 English score 60% and above, and SLC Mathematics score of 50% above, or
  • 2 ‘A’ Level passes with minimum grades A to C or 3 ‘A’ Level passes with minimum grades D and above; and General Paper (A or AS Level) or English (A or AS Level) with Grade E and above.

Applicants who do not meet the above mentioned English requirements can substitute with the following English Tests: IELTS 5.5 and above (minimum score of 5.5 in each component) or Pearson Test of English Score above 47.

Students not meeting the Entry Requirements will have to pursue iAcademy’s University Foundation Certificate (UFC). UFC is a one year academic programme awarded by iAcademy (New Zealand) and articulated with advanced standing by London Metropolitan University (UK). 

 

University Foundation Certificate Entry Requirements
  • HSEB +2 total aggregate of 45% and above, and Year 12 English score of  45% and above, or
  • 2 ‘A’ level subject passes, and a pass in General Paper (A or AS Level) or English (A or AS Level) with Grade E and above.

Applicants who do not meet the above mentioned English requirements can substitute with the following English Tests: IELTS 4.5 and above or Pearson Test of English Score above 37.

Semester 1

  • Academic English for Undergraduate Study: 30 Credits
  • Undergraduate Study and Research Skills: 30 Credits
  • Foundational Mathematics: 15 Credits
  • Introducation to IT: 15 Credits

Semester 2

  • Academic English for Undergraduate Study: 30 Credits
  • Undergraduate Study and Research Skills: 30 Credits
  • Foundational Statistics: 15 Credits
  • Introduction to Business: 15 Credits

All other qualifications are revaluated on a case-by-case basis by London Metropolitan University