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BSc (Hons) International Management

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

Add a crucial international dimension to your thinking - study abroad for a full academic year in Europe, Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia or New Zealand and benefit from broadened horizons and enhanced employability, independence and cultural awareness.

Course statistics

29

exchange partners across 16 countries and 3 continents

£28k

Average salary within 6 months (DLHE)

95%

of IM students achieved first or upper second class degrees between 2015-17

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 / Entry requirements

Year of entry: 2019

A-level

Grades AAB. General Studies is normally accepted if one of four A-levels passed in the same sitting. Critical Thinking and Use of Maths are not accepted. Three AS-Levels accepted in place of one A-Level if all taken in Year 13.

AS-level

3 AS-levels accepted in place of 1 A-Level if all taken in Year 13

Unit grade information

The University of Manchester welcomes the provision of unit information where available.  Like all other information provided by applicants this may be taken into consideration when assessing your application.  Unit grades will not normally form part of an offer conditions.

GCSE

To meet our Maths subject requirements we require GCSE Maths at Grade B (you will require a Grade 6 in the newly reformed GCSEs in England) or we can accept GCSE Applications of Maths and Methods in Maths at Grades BB if studied together in the same sitting. Please note we do not accept Applied Maths e.g. WJEC Mathematics - Numeracy.

To meet our English language subject requirements we require GCSE English Language at Grade B (you will require a Grade 6 in the newly reformed GCSEs in England).

International Baccalaureate

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

Students without GCSE/IGCSE Maths and English Language at grade B (or 6) will need 5 in SL Maths (or Maths Studies*) and SL English (Language A: English Language and Literature or Language A: Literature). If Language B: English is offered at SL we would need you to achieve 6.

*We do not currently accept Maths Studies for BSc (Hons) International Business, Finance and Economics applicants for the purposes of meeting our Maths subject requirements.

Alternative entry requirements

Alternative entry requirements exist for this course. You may view these by selecting from the list below.

English language

IELTS - International English Language Testing System

6.5 overall, with no less than 6 in any component

CAE - Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English

Grade C. Please provide your unique and special numbers to be verified online.

GCSE/O Level English Language  (as a first language)

Grade B

IGCSE English  (as a first language)

Grade B

Applicants holding other English language qualifications should contact our undergraduate admissions team for guidance on the suitability of their qualifications.  

Pre-sessional English courses

Details of pre-sessional English courses offered by the University Language Centre can be viewed here: www.languagecentre.manchester.ac.uk/study-english/our-courses/presessional-english/dates-and-fees . Please note that we will only accept the 5-week course and this can only be completed with the prior approval of the admissions team.

English language test validity

Some English Language test results are only valid for two years. Your English Language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.

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