MSc in International Management

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How to make international business organisations work? You need excellent data analysis and cross-cultural management skills, as well as global brand and project management competencies. This is what this programmes tries to give you.

Programme Content

MSc in International Management (ranked no. 10 in Eastern Europe!*) attracts a culturally diverse mix of international students. It is an ideal choice if you want to progress in your career from entry-level to a managerial position. Graduates go on to pursue a variety of successful careers in corporate organisations, or perform managerial roles in smaller and medium-sized organisations throughout the world.
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Duration of programme12 months
Starting dateSeptember
Tuition fee per programme in Budapest€ 8,700
Tuition fee per programme in Vienna€ 11,800
One-off registration fee for non-EU citizens€ 900
Degree awarded byThe University of Buckingham
CampusVienna and Budapest
Admission criteriaBachelor degree in any field
Language of tuitionEnglish

Key areas of studies:

Business data analysis, entrepreneurship and family business, organisational behaviour, corporate communications, leading and managing people, CSR, project management, business strategy, cross cultural management skills. The curriculum is indicative and is subject to change.




Business Data Analysis


Principles and Practices of Global Business


Leading and Managing People


Entrepreneurship and Family Business

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Academic Skills


Organisational Behaviour


Managing Global Brands


International Management Elective*


Research Methods for Social Sciences


Business Strategy


Cross-cultural Management Skills



*International Management Electives
Corporate Social Responsibility
Project Management

Knowledge & Understanding

Students upon graduation should be equipped with

  • interdisciplinary appreciation of global economic and managerial issues as they relate to strategic decision making;
  • the ability to analyse and evaluate contemporary issues related to the dynamics of international business, including the phenomenon of globalization;
  • a critical awareness of the practical implications of international business theories regarding the external and internal operations of multinationals;
  • the appropriate techniques to deal with complex issues critical to the success of multinational firms.

Disciplinary & Professional Skills

Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • apply international business theories to solve complex problems and make decisions;
  • master the essence and meaning of internationalization and globalization;
  • work effectively alone or in teams in a multicultural environment;
  • link the effects and understand the implications of the external factors (including economic, ethical, legal, political, sociological and technological environment) to strategy, management, and behaviour of business organizations;
  • apply systematic analysis to strategic questions faced by businesses.

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Career Opportunities

This programme offers valuable preparation for anyone contemplating a career in general management and is an ideal step towards graduate-level employment, especially if you want to progress your career from an entry-level to management position.
Current graduates are employed at middle management level by multinational corporations such as IBM, GE or Alcoa-Köfém; or by ministries/government agencies.

*Eduniversal Master Ranking

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