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BA (Honours) International Business (European Partnership Programme)

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Year of Entry 2022/23
BA (Honours)

International Business (European Partnership Programme)

Course in clearing
Full-time Business, management and enterprise

Study a truly innovative course in international business with a group of like-minded students, learning at three prestigious AACSB accredited business schools across Sheffield, Paris and Barcelona.


Places available in clearing

Apply for a place on this course starting in 2022. Call us now on 0330 024 6390 or apply online.

Clearing is not open to international students this year.

 

Everything you need to know...

What is the fee? Home: £9,250 per year
International/EU: £14,415 per year
How long will I study? 4 Years
Where will I study? City Campus
What are the entry requirements? 80 UCAS points through Clearing
What is the UCAS code? D018
When do I start? September 2022

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Course summary

  • Complete a four-year course and gain three separate degree awards
  • Develop specialist expertise by studying key international business topics
  • Apply your knowledge and skills to real-life projects
  • Develop your cultural awareness skills by living and learning in Spain and France as well as in Sheffield
  • Undertake a mandatory internship in the UK

This course will provide you with the theoretical knowledge and practical employment skills to pursue a variety of careers in international business or management in both large global corporations and small organisations. You will develop your cultural awareness skills in managing in a global setting.

Take a unique opportunity to study at three prestige AACSB-accredited business schools in three different European cities.

How you learn

Our diverse teaching team from across three different universities combines practical industry experience and academic research expertise. This enables us to offer a course taught in English that provides a global and practical approach to international business and related topics, blending real-world understanding and advanced subject knowledge. You will receive a truly international perspective through teaching, working with an international group of academic experts and be part of a diverse student group for the duration of your studies, accessing opportunities from all three Universities and working as a group with the students from all three locations.

You learn through

  • lectures and seminars
  • workshops
  • guest speakers from industry
  • independent and directed study
  • practice based learning and group work
  • case studies
  • problem solving exercises
  • individual and group presentations

Course leaders and tutors

Marc Duffy
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Applied learning

Work placements

You will undertake a mandatory 3 month internship in the UK. Expert help and support is provided at all three Universities to assist and guide you to find the very best internship for you in supporting your future career aspirations. The placement can be taken at the end of year three or upon completion of the taught element of the programme. 

Students on our international business courses have gained work placements with organisations including

  • Carlsberg UK
  • Experian
  • GE Capital Solutions
  • IBM UK
  • Janssen Pharmaceuticals
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • Metropolitan Police
  • Microsoft UK
  • Nestle UK
  • Nissan Motors
  • Unilever
  • Vauxhall Motors
  • Walt Disney Company

Networking opportunities

You will have an academic and professional advisor to support your progress throughout the course and as you develop your academic skills. You can join a range of societies throughout your time in the three universities. This will give you the opportunity to debate current events, engage with industry speakers and also to network with a wide group of people from the UK, Europe and further afield. You will work closely with students from all three universities as one combined group and will benefit from this broad community of practice.


Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

  • international business
  • management consultancy
  • project management
  • retail management
  • marketing management
  • international retail management
  • sales
  • product management

Previous graduates studying international business have gone on to work for

  • Allianz
  • Bloomberg
  • Centrica
  • Cisco
  • Cooperative bank
  • Cummins
  • Experian
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • GE money
  • IBM UK
  • National Grid
  • Norwich Union
  • Pirrell
  • Rolls Royce
  • Royal bank of Scotland
  • SAP
  • SSE
  • Tesco

Where will I study?

You study at City Campus through a structured mix of lectures, seminars and practical sessions as well as access to digital and online resources to support your learning.

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Equipment and facilities

You will have the unique experience of studying at and living in 3 locations for your time on this course, allowing you to take advantage of a wide range of facilities and experiences alike.

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Entry requirements

All students

80 UCAS points from A levels including 48 points from two A levels or equivalent, or an alternative qualification such as an Access course.

If English is not your first language you need an IELTS score of 6.0 or above, with a minimum score of 5.5 in each skill.

Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 or over at the point of enrolment.

Additional information for EU/International students

If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page. You can also watch a video guide on how to apply.

For details of English language entry requirements (IELTS), please see the information for 'All students'.


Modules

Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances.

Year 1

Compulsory modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Data Analysis For Business Decisions Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Foundations Of International Business Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Module: International Business Study Abroad Paris Credits: 60 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Professional Skills For International Business Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework

Year 2

Compulsory modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: International Business Study Abroad Paris Credits: 60 Assessment: Coursework
Module: International Entrepreneurship Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Managing International Business Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Elective modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Business Law Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: Planning Your Own Business Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Service And Retail Marketing Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework

Year 3

Compulsory modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: International Business Study Abroad Barcelona Credits: 120 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Internship (Uk) Credits: 36 Assessment: Coursework
Practical

Final year

Compulsory modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Contemporary Issues In International Business Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: Global Governance In International Business Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Global Supply Chain Management Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: International Business Consultancy Project (Including Iqs And Ieseg) Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Module: International Strategy Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Elective modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Contemporary Issues In Marketing Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: Foreign Language Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Global Financial Markets Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: Uls French Stage 6B Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Uls Spanish Stage 6B Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework

Fees and funding

Home students

Our tuition fee for UK students starting full-time undergraduate study in 2022/23 is £9,250 per year. During your placement year you will pay a reduced fee of £1,385.

† If you are studying an undergraduate course, postgraduate pre-registration course or postgraduate research course over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with Government regulations or UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) published fees. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.

International students

Our tuition fee for International/EU students starting full-time study in 2022/23 is £14,415 per year. During your placement year you will pay a reduced fee of £1,385.

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Additional course costs

This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.

Additional costs for Business, management and enterprise courses (PDF, 269.9KB)

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