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MC-MOIB

International Business

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Cultivate the expertise required to become a globally savvy, responsible leader ready to thrive in the world of international business.

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Course outline
  • Qualification
    Master of International Business
  • Duration

    Duration

    1 year full-time
  • Credit

    Credit

    200
  • CRICOS

    CRICOS

    110824M
  • Location

    Location

    Curtin Perth,  Curtin University Malaysia,  Curtin Mauritius,  Curtin Singapore
Course outline

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Semester 1, 2024

1 May 2023

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Trimester 3A, 2023

8 April 2024

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Semester 1, 2024

1 May 2023

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Semester 2, 2024

8 April 2024

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Course outline

What can I do with a degree in International Business

Improve sustainable business practices

Help organisations develop ethical and sustainable practices on a global scale, ensuring compliance with international sustainability standards and regulations.

Enjoy diverse work opportunities

Begin a new career working at multinational corporations, government agencies or non-profit organisations, or apply your strong cross-cultural skills to other careers and industries, worldwide.

Advance your career

If you’re already working in industry, a Master of International Business can fast-track your career progression and pave the way to senior leadership roles.

Outline

Outline

Unlock a world of meaningful career opportunities and professional growth with a Master of International Business.

In today's globalised landscape, businesses operate in an increasingly complex environment. The unprecedented level of interconnection and integration of the global economy – despite national differences – presents unique challenges and opportunities. This course is designed to empower you with the knowledge and expertise to thrive in this dynamic environment.

You’ll gain a deep understanding of the issues and complexities in the field of international business and management. The dynamic, practice-based curriculum encourages you to learn through real-world scenarios, where theory meets contemporary business case studies. You’ll develop your expertise and demonstrate your knowledge through authentic assessment, peer-to-peer learning and collaboration with industry professionals.

This course is aligned with the United Nations' Principles of Responsible Management Education and focuses on ethical and sustainable business practices and leadership. You’ll learn to make informed and responsible decisions as part of the next generation of globally responsible leaders.

Upon graduation, you’ll be well-equipped to advance your current career in global business management or begin a new career. The versatile nature of international business means the skills you’ll acquire are highly sought-after in any industry with an international perspective.

What jobs can the International Business course lead to?

Careers

  • International business manager
  • Global marketing manager
  • Supply chain manager
  • International trade specialist
  • International financial analyst
  • Foreign service officer/diplomat
  • Business development manager
  • Trade compliance specialist
  • Global operations manager
  • Market research analyst
  • Nonprofit international development manager
  • Global human resources manager

What you'll learn

  • engage critically and reflectively with contemporary knowledge and skills relating to international business and apply to professional practice.
  • make evidence-based judgements, ethical, and culturally aware decisions through sophisticated evaluation and synthesis of information from a range of credible sources.
  • communicate professionally and effectively, through written and oral means, to culturally diverse stakeholders and teams locally and globally.
  • consider environment, responsibility, and sustainability in doing business locally and globally.
  • employ international business and management skills to design innovatively and engage responsibly with industry partners and stakeholders.

Why study International Business

Learn from experts

You'll learn from experienced faculty members with expertise in international business, who can provide valuable insights and guidance.

Real-world learning

You'll explore real-world scenarios through contemporary business case studies and authentic assessments, and have the opportunity to engage with industry professionals.

Become a globally responsible leader

This course is aligned with the United Nations' Principles of Responsible Management Education, positioning you to join the next generation of globally responsible leaders.

Professional recognition

Upon graduation, you may be eligible for membership of the Academy of International Business and the Australia and New Zealand International Business Academy.

Admission criteria

What you need in order to get into this course. There are different pathway options depending on your level of work and education experience.

You’ll need to meet one of the following criteria (or equivalent):

• a bachelor degree from a recognised institution plus two years of professional experience at the assistant/deputy manager level or above

• a graduate certificate in business or management from a recognised institution.

 

 

English requirements

Curtin requires all applicants to demonstrate proficiency in English. Specific English requirements for this course are outlined in the IELTS table below.

You may demonstrate English proficiency using the following tests and qualifications.

IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)

Writing

6.0

Speaking

6.0

Reading

6.0

Listening

6.0

Overall band score

6.5

Credit for recognised learning (CRL)

Use your experience to get credit towards your degree

Finish your course sooner with credit for your previous study or work experience.

Fees and charges

Domestic fee paying postgraduate

2024 Fee year:

$30,595*

Domestic

Domestic

Fees are indicative only.

* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 200 credits. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).

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Location

For start dates, please view the academic calendar.

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2024

Semester 1
  • On campus
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2023

Trimester 3A
  • On campus

2024

Semester 1
  • On campus
Semester 2
  • On campus

2025

Semester 1
  • On campus
Semester 2
  • On campus

2026

Semester 1
  • On campus
Semester 2
  • On campus

All endeavours are made to ensure location information for courses is up to date but please note they are subject to change.

The University reserves the right to withdraw any unit of study or program which it offers, to impose limitations on enrolment in any unit or program, and/or to vary arrangements for any program.

How to apply

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  • Curtin course code: MC-MOIB
  • CRICOS code: 110824M
  • Last updated on: 13 July 2024

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