You'll spend your third year studying or working at one of our many partner institutions overseas; these include organisations in Berlin, Stockholm, Paris, Barcelona, Malaysia and Amsterdam, or alternatively working at a multinational company in the UK or internationally.
Why study international business?
There's a growing demand for graduates who understand global markets and management and the challenges of conducting business across borders.
Why UWE Bristol?
BA(Hons) International Business will give you a solid grounding in the fundamentals of business management, with a focus on the international dimensions of business.
A variant of this course, BA(Hons) International Business Management, is available (without the compulsory year abroad) to non-UK/EU direct entrant students at UWE Bristol and selected overseas partners.
Overseas study or work is an important part of the course and will give you skills and experience highly valued by employers.
Themes of global citizenship and cross-cultural communication run throughout, preparing you for work in diverse environments. You'll learn the ways people do business across the world and the challenges and issues they face.
The practical nature of the course ensures you graduate with real-world skills and experience to succeed in your international career. You'll be part of an active community of students in a city recognised as an international business hub. Bristol is home to many placement and graduate employers, which gives us a wealth of case studies and guest speakers.
This degree is accredited by EPAS, a highly regarded international accreditation given to the world's best international business courses. Making this an ideal degree if you're interested in working for organisations that operate around the world.
Where can it take me?
Career options are broad and exciting with opportunities to work worldwide.
This degree gives you a solid platform for a career in business management, but you'll graduate with a skillset relevant to any business career.
You might go on to work for multinational enterprises, or governmental organisations or start your own born global company.
Our graduates have secured placement roles with employers such as Disney, Bank of Scotland, Airbus and Microsoft. Others are employed across both the private and public sectors, working in the UK and overseas.