International Management and Global Business MSc

Kemmy Business School:International Management and Global Business MSc

International Management and Global Business MSc
1 Year  Full- Time

Overview

Designed for graduates who want to pursue international business careers, this Master's Degree explores the landscape of international management and global business. It provides an in-depth understanding of the successful management of the global enterprise and seeks to develop an international, cross-cultural and global mindset among international managers of the future. Delivered by an internationally experienced teaching team in state-of-the-art teaching facilities at the Kemmy Business School, this programme offers an excellent blend of the academic and the practical in order to enhance your international career potential.

Aims:

  • To develop an in-depth understanding of the global business arena and provide analytical frameworks for understanding the context for international business venturing
  • To develop core personal and professional competences necessary for establishing a successful international business career and managing in a global business context
  • To establish cultural, institutional, economic and socio-political determinants of legitimate practice in international business
  • To explore international management practice from an international, comparative and cross cultural perspective
  • To introduce fundamental concepts and practices in international corporate finance
  • To establish core dimensions of the legal framework governing international business transactions
  • To provide an understanding of the complexities of managing a culturally diverse and globally distributed workforce
  • To provide an appreciation of marketing as a core global business 'technology'
  • To explore issues impacting the development, implementation and evaluation of global business strategy; and
  • To develop research, analytical and argumentation skills necessary to formulate, conduct and report an independent piece of research in a domain area of international management.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this programme of study, you will be able to:

  • Analyse the main international management issues facing modern organisations, and in doing so, identify appropriate international business entry strategies
  • Decipher the institutional and cross-cultural issues that arise when operating in different territories
  • Evaluate the financial decision making practices of multinational organisations
  • Identify the core contextual tenets of international trade and the legal regulatory frameworks within which international trade operates
  • Evaluate the international human resource strategies and practices employed by multinational corporations
  • Develop models to evaluate the effects of policies on inflation, employment, real interest rates, and production
  • Identify the core requirements for successfully conducting international marketing activities
  • Evaluate alternatives available in global business strategy formulation, implementation and evaluation
  • Formulate research questions and hypotheses appropriate for masters level research projects; and
  • Conceptualise, research and write a state of the art review of a chosen area of investigation and generate empirical data on the phenomenon under investigation.

CONTACT

For Academic queries please contact:

Dr John McCarthy
Course Director
Department of Management & Marketing
Kemmy Business School
University of Limerick
Limerick
Ireland

Tel: + 353 61 202183
Email:  john.mccarthy@ul.ie

For general queries please contact:

Brid Henley
Taught Postgraduate Programmes
Kemmy Business School
University of Limerick
Limerick
Ireland

Tel: + 353 61 202665
Email: brid.henley@ul.ie

 

 

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