201–250 th
World University Rankings 2021
101–200 th
Impact Rankings 2021
42 nd
European Teaching Rankings 2019
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International Business and Management - University of Reading

This innovative degree will prepare you for a successful career in international corporations and businesses. You will focus on the strategic opportunities, challenges and trade-offs facing firms in an increasingly global environment and has an international focus. You will gain a global perspective on business, and the skills to apply and analyse concepts from core management disciplines across different national and cultural contexts. Henley Business School is a global organisation with state-of-the-art facilities and a high-calibre learning community, enabling you to be successful in the business world. You will gain interdisciplinary capabilities in acquiring, analysing and evaluating data in order to respond to practical international business situations. You will also develop professional skills such as effective communications and teamwork. You will be introduced to the latest thinking and research findings and be able to challenge some of the academics involved. You will be introduced to the latest thinking and research findings and be able to challenge some of the academics involved. Tackling real-world challenges will give you the opportunity to test, extend and refine your knowledge and skills. This programme will teach you the language of business, drawing on the University’s unique pedigree when it comes to examining and understanding multinational enterprises. You will gain interdisciplinary capabilities in acquiring, analysing and evaluating data in order to respond to practical international business situations. You will also develop professional skills such as effective communication and teamwork. This four-year degree includes a third-year placement in industry. As a graduate you will join our global alumni network of over 68,000 alumni in more than 150 countries. This course provides a path into a wide array of industries and management roles at large multinationals and blue-chip organisations worldwide. All of our undergraduate degree programmes in accounting, business and management provide you with the opportunity to take a one-year Industry Placement between your second and final year of study, which we encourage students to do. Our careers team will provide you with expert advice and guidance – from helping choosing the right industry placement through to supporting you while working during your third year. To support you while applying we provide workshops covering all the main selection methods used by employers. This includes competency interview training, CV, cover letter and application form advice and drop-in clinics. A successful industry placement can also lead to a job offer with your placement company upon graduation. You will also have plenty of opportunity to develop excellent professional contacts that will stand you in good stead for the future. Organisations we have worked with in the past include the following: 3M, Aldi, BMW, British Airways, Cisco Systems, Deloitte, Disney, Dyson, Ford Motor Company, Fujitsu, GE, GlaxoSmithKline, Goldman Sachs, Grant Thornton, Hewlett Packard, HSBC, Hyundai, IBM, Intel, Jaguar Land Rover, Kimberley Clark, KPMG, Lilly, Lloyds TSB, L’Oréal, Marks & Spencer, Microsoft, Morgan Stanley, Nissan, PepsiCo, PwC, Symantec, Tesco, Unilever, Verizon and Waitrose. Visit the Henley Business School website for more information about this course. **Careers** A degree from Henley Business School is respected internationally and can provide a route into many areas, including accounting and professional services, banking, consultancy, finance, human resources, IT, investment banking, marketing, operations and, of course, general management. We recognise that undergraduate study is an important investment in your future career and we are therefore very proud of our outstanding graduate employment record, reflected in our consistently strong performance in the university league tables.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2020-10-01
  • Location
    Main Site,ReadingUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £16,475