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MSc Entrepreneurship & International Business

4.5 excellent 1 opinion
Aston University
In Birmingham (England)

Price on request

Important information

Typology Master
Location Birmingham (England)
Start September 2018
  • Master
  • Birmingham (England)
  • Start:
    September 2018

MSc Entrepreneurship & International Business is the ideal course for students who are thinking about running their own business. We have graduates who are running their own businesses in sectors including marketing, energy, manufacturing and insurance services.

Important information

Requirements: Entry requirements A good UK honours degree (2:2 minimum) or equivalent

Where and when
Starts Location
West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, England
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Starts Sep-2018
West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, England
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Course rating
Centre rating

Reviews on this course

Anthony Catt
What I would highlight: Aston sets the training for my needs of flexibility and helped me to grow my business by enhancing my professional network.
What could be improved: Nothing
Course taken: July 2017
Would you recommend this centre?: yes

What you'll learn on the course

Business Environment
International Business
IT Development
IT Management
Skills and Training
Skills and Training

Course programme

One of the following:

  • A good UK honours degree (minimum lower second class)

  • Equivalent overseas degree recognised by Aston University.

As well as:

  • Two professional references – at least one must be from an academic referee

  • An official academic transcript of your university grades to date

  • A completed application form.

For International Students:

  • An official academic transcript, with an official English translation, of your university grades to date

  • Students whose native language is not English will also need to satisfy our English language requirements Pre-sessional English language programmes are available for good applicants whose English qualification falls just short of these requirements.

Duration of course: Full-time - 12 months

Start date:

The information contained on this website details the typical entry requirements for this course for the most commonly offered qualifications. Applicants with alternative qualifications may wish to enquire with the relevant admissions teams prior to application whether or not their qualifications are deemed acceptable. For less commonly encountered qualifications this will be judged on a case-by-case basis in consultation with the academic admissions tutor.

  • MSc Entrepreneurship & International Business focuses on the development of entrepreneurial skills. Combined with an understanding of the international business environment, these skills are increasingly important for a career in the modern business environment. Entrepreneurial and innovation driven firms from mature and emerging economies are increasingly taking advantage of global markets and seeking to improve their international strategies and operations.

    You will develop an understanding of the global business environment and the factors that should inform both entrepreneurial business decisions and business organisation conducive to experimentation and change. You will also gain the analytical and strategic skills needed to set up and manage new enterprises in the national and international contexts and the knowledge required for developing innovation-based business strategies.

    Core Modules:

    • Business Venturing
    • Entrepreneurial Strategies
    • International Business

    • Entrepreneurial & Innovation in Emerging Economies
    • International Entrepreneurship 
    • Ethics in Academic Practice

    Optional Modules:

    • Intellectual Property Strategy & Management
    • Business Finance
    • Accounting for Non-Financial Managers
    • People & World Organisations
    • Marketing Management
    • International Marketing Management 
    • Management of Innovation
    • Economic Environment of Business
    • International Finance
    • Strategic Business Sustainability 
    • Strategic Global Outsourcing and Offshoring 
    • Operations Management
    • Management Consulting

    The course then concludes with a dissertation project. 

    UK/EU students:  £11,200        
    International students: £17,650 

    Scholarships for 2017/18 entry are now open. Find out more here.