Online MA in International Business Management

"An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest " - Benjamin Franklin

Today’s business is international. The Master (MA) in International Business Management allows you to think and compete globally. Designed for your global success, this MA creates distinctive managers with a comprehensive knowledge of the latest business practices. With its part-time online blended-learning approach, it is designed for those who plan a professional or managerial career in an international business environment.

The programme addresses the main business management disciplines and aims to provide a rigorous postgraduate business and management education. This internationally recognised qualification provides a challenging business and management experience where students develop alongside others with similar ambitions and become effective managers in an international business management context.

Learn at Switzerland’s premier private college and graduate, with students from over 130 different countries, from the University of Cumbria.

Duration Minimum 18 months, maximum 5 years.

Delivery Method Mostly online via OnlineCampus (an interactive online learning environment) with intensive class discussion and collaboration, plus a one-week compulsory residency. The residency is organised by the University of Cumbria in the United Kingdom.

Places Limited to 90 per term.

Ranking In the Guardian University Guide for Business and Management Studies (2011), the University of Cumbria is ranked in the top three higher-education institutions in the North West of England.

Tuition Fees 8,950 CHF (Swiss Francs). This includes library access, OnlineCampus access, graduation fees, and University of Cumbria matriculation fees. Fees are payable in interest free instalments. The fees are for the entire programme, and include all the courses as well as supervision for the final dissertation. Residency costs, such as airfare and accommodation, plus a 400 CHF fee to cover the expenses of the residency (e.g. excursions, cruise and dinner), and some of the textbooks that you will need for the course are not included in these fees.

Terms Four terms per year (winter, spring, summer and autumn).

Accreditation and Recognition This programme is offered in exclusive partnership with the University of Cumbria. Once you complete your studies at Robert Kennedy College, you will receive a degree from the University of Cumbria, which is duly accredited by the British Government. University of Cumbria degrees are recognised worldwide.  
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