BSc (Hons) International Management with American Business Studies

First-hand knowledge of another culture has become increasingly valuable in business.

Add a crucial international dimension to your thinking - study abroad in the US or Canada for a full academic year and benefit from broadened horizons and enhanced employability, independence and cultural awareness.

Course statistics

21

exchange partners across 13 US states and three Canadian provinces

100%

IMABS graduates in work or further study within 6 months (source: DLHE)

34

students joined this course in 2016

15+

Optional language study - choose from 15 different languages

Key rankings

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Ranked 4th in the UK for business and economics (source: THE 2017)

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Ranked 22nd in the world for business and economics (source: THE 2017)

BSc International Management with American Business Studies / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
BSc
Duration
4 years full-time
Typical A-level offer

Grades AAB. General Studies is normally accepted if one of four A-levels passed in the same sitting. Language subjects will be considered on an individual basis. Critical Thinking and Use of Mathematics are not accepted.

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

35 points overall with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.

Students without GCSE/IGCSE Maths and English Language at B (or 6) will need 5 in Maths and English at Standard Level.

We accept Maths, Maths Studies, Language A: English Language and Literature and Language B: English. Language A: Literature is not accepted.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

185 applications for 34 places (2016 entry)

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course description

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Top 5 reasons to study International Management at Manchester

First-hand knowledge of another culture can be crucial in business. The distinctive feature of this four-year course is that you spend a full academic year abroad on exchange at a top global business school or university.

You will spend your third year studying in the USA or Canada. We have 22 exchange partners across eleven American states and four Canadian provinces. Most feature in the top 100 Financial Times global rankings. Browse the full list of our current partner institutions .

In Manchester, you will benefit from a specialist North American course unit and study international topics across the range of disciplines. From your second year, you will benefit from a huge amount of choice. With over 90 course units to  choose from, you really can shape your own course.

Open days

For details of forthcoming University undergraduate open days, visit  open days and visits  . If you can't make it to one of our undergraduate events on campus, our  virtual open day   is the next best thing. Discover what our current students think about Alliance MBS and why they chose their courses. Take a good look around our campus - could you see yourself here?

Fees

Fees for entry in 2018 have not yet been set. For entry in 2017 the tuition fees were £9,250 per annum for home/EU students, and are expected to increase slightly for 2018 entry.

You will receive a significant tuition fee discount for the exchange year.

Additional expenses

Additional costs for the year abroad include accommodation, food, textbooks, health insurance and travel. You may be eligible for additional financial support from your LEA.

Scholarships/sponsorships

The Manchester Bursary is available to any student who is registered on an eligible first undergraduate degree course at Manchester and who has had a full financial assessment carried out by Student Finance. Visit our student finance pages for more detailed information.

In addition to this support, Alliance Manchester Business School will be awarding five Undergraduate Scholarships for Social Responsibility worth £2,000 p.a. across three years of study to UK students achieving AAA at A-level (or equivalent) who are able to demonstrate a significant contribution and commitment to social responsibility. We will also be awarding this scholarship to an international (non-EU) student. Find out more about our Undergraduate Scholarships for Social Responsibility .

Contact details

Academic department
Alliance Manchester Business School
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 3425/3401
Email
Website
http://www.alliancembs.manchester.ac.uk/ug/imabs
Academic department overview
Alliance Manchester Business School was established in 1965 as one of the UK's first two business schools. Today, we are the UK's largest campus-based business and management school, and 'Original Thinking Applied' is at the heart of everything we do. Find out more .

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