The BA in International Business offers you a broad business skill set gained from an analytical and integrated study of the subject; examining how organisations work, looking at commercial performance and taking into consideration unpredictable global markets and increased international competition. The programme prepares you to take advantage of international business opportunities by providing you with specific knowledge and skills, together with a sound understanding of global business and the issues involved in business internationalisation. This course offers you an invaluable opportunity to spend a year gaining professional experience with an organisation, further boosting your employability. In 2013, around half of our students returned from their placement year with job offers for when they graduate. We are distinctive in offering significant support to students before, during and after their placement through our dedicated World of Work office. We are a leading UK business school and have been awarded independent international accreditations in recognition of our commitment to quality across all areas of the school – including accreditation from AACSB, held by less than 5% of the world’s 13,000 business programmes.