This degree gives you a truly international experience, including studying or working for one year in a different country. The course has been designed to equip you with essential knowledge of the international business environment so you can get a thorough understanding of business and management within an international setting. You will undertake a one-year study abroad or work placement in Asia, the USA, Australia or Europe. This life-changing experience helps to build essential attributes of self-confidence and cultural awareness. The combination of these skills will set you apart from other graduates when embarking on your future career. The relevance, rigour and internationalisation of the course has been tested through the EPAS accreditation process. The course is also covered by the prestigious AACSB accreditation for Newcastle Business School, which was named ‘Business School of the Year’ at the Times Higher Education Awards 2015.