This structure is for new students and those who registered after 1 July 2018.
Students who registered before this date can find their programme structure here.
|Programme convenor:||Dr Senija Čaušević|
|Fee:||£10,920. For full information on fees and payment options, visit our Fees page.|
|Programme start:||October / January / April / June|
International businesses have a growing need for senior personnel with high quality management skills and specialist regional knowledge. As the regions of Asia and of Africa take roles as leading and emerging economies in the world, this MSc International Business Administration responds to this need. Students will study the interplay between global and local factors that influence management decisions in business.
If you have any further questions about the overall programme content and its suitability for you, please email email@example.com.
Modules and programme structure
You will study six modules: two core modules and four elective modules selected from the list below.
- Banking StrategyM466
- Corporate FinanceM421
- Corporate GovernanceM444
- Doing Business in AfricaM493
- Finance in the Global MarketM442
- Financial ReportingM492
- Human Resource Management and DevelopmentM402
- Introduction to ValuationM464
- Management Information in BusinessM476
- Project AppraisalM475
- Research MethodsM453
- Risk Management: Principles and Applications *M423
- The Business and Economy of ChinaM494
- The Business and Economy of MENAM489
* Please be advised that this module requires a high level of numerical and computational skill. Students should have a good background in mathematics and are advised to consult the sample module.
As a graduate of this programme, you will be well prepared for a senior position in corporations, banks, financial services companies, business consultancies, regulatory authorities and international organisations.
For more information on career prospects for graduates, please visit our Careers page.
This programme takes a minimum of two years to complete. Each module lasts 10 weeks. You are registered for a maximum of five years.
Education and experience
You should have a recognised UK Bachelor's degree, or international equivalent, in a social science discipline. Qualifications in other subjects will be assessed on their merits. Your application may be considered if you have previous education and experience, equivalent to a degree-level qualification, which includes suitable preliminary training.
All international applicants must be able to show that their English is of a high enough standard to successfully engage with and complete their course at SOAS. If you have not yet taken an English language test, you can still apply for your degree, but we will include evidence of language requirements as part of your offer conditions. You can demonstrate English language ability in several ways.