We collaborate with industry partners to research solutions for real-world problems, and to give our students hands-on experience in the workplace. International firms require people with insight into the complexities of global regulations, management of cultural differences, knowledge of different buying preferences, global transport options and ethical behaviours. Your Birmingham degree is evidence of your ability to succeed in a demanding academic environment.
Recent graduates from any discipline who wish to work in business and management. The stunning £8m Business and Law building provides state-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities for students in the Business School and Department of Law and Criminology.
Can use the insights and theoretical foundation in international business as basis for acquiring new information and knowledge needed to handle international challenges. This seminar traces the roots of modern Western thought from ancient Greece through the Enlightenment by discussing and analyzing selections from the writings of major European thinkers.
This course is an excellent starting point for a range of career choices particularly in multinational organisations, and your placement year will set you ahead of other recent graduates when you begin to build your career in the business sector. Business strategy formulates the set of objectives and policies that define how a firm positions itself to gain competitive advantage and increase returns for its shareholders.
In addition, oral and written English communication courses are part of the curriculum, in order to improve your mastery of the language for business purposes. Extensive opportunities to take courses abroad through student exchange agreements with a large network of top Business Schools worldwide.