Master International Business Finance and Economics - Máster en Economía y Finanzas en Negocios Internacionales
This unique business and enterprise course brings together the internationalisation of business and the importance of enterprise.
In a contemporary business environment two features stand out; the internationalisation of business and the importance of enterprise. This unique course brings these together to examine the theory and practice of international business, including how exports, franchises and foreign direct investment (FDI) are analysed and developed.
The University of South Wales’s Centre for Enterprise has been recognised as a Centre of Enterprise Excellence by the UK Sector Skills Body for Enterprise (SFEDI). The Body was extremely impressed with both the quality and range of enterprise development activities supported by the University. Not only are we the first and only university in Wales to be recognised as a Centre of Excellence, but also the first in the UK to be awarded Centre of Enterprise Excellence status.
Licenciado/Título de Ingeniero/Título de Arquitecto with an average of 6.0-6.9, Aprobado or above
English language qualifications:
GCSE pass in English at Grade C or above
IELTS with an average overall score 6.5 with at least a 5.5 in each component
TOEFL IBT minimum score 88
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): exams taken from January 2015 – overall score of 176 with at least 162 in each component; exams taken before January 2015 – Grade C and no less than borderline in each skill
Trinity College English Language qualifications: ISE III Pass for postgraduate taught courses and research applications
City and Guild’s IESOL/ISESOL tests at expert and mastery levels (C2 and C1) for the majority of postgraduate programmes
Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) with a minimum of 67 points in each elemen
Don’t worry if you do not meet these requirements, we run a number of courses to prepare you for academic studies.
In the first part of the course, you will look at the benefits of having entrepreneurs in a business and how you can recognise them, build the right structures and motivate them. You will also explore the effects of culture and climate, and develop an understanding of the market environment that will aid the creation of business ventures. You will examine local-global interactions in a range of areas, including the local embedding of multinational corporations and global supply chains. You will also study the nature of the global environment, the complex and unpredictable variables that exist and how these can be analysed.
Learning and teaching methods
You will learn through lectures, tutorials and case studies, with some study via the University’s e-learning systems.
Whether you are interested in working for a multinational corporation, a small business or even starting your own company, this course will give you the knowledge and skills for a successful career. The focus on cultural fluency will help you feel comfortable when working in different cultural environments.