BA (Hons) International Business

University of Derby

Program overview

  • 3 years
  • Full time
  • Bachelor's degree
  • University of Derby
  • GBP 14,045

Start dates

21 September 2020

Program description

Prepare for a high-flying business career anywhere in the world. BA (Hons) International Business sets you apart as a forward-thinking professional with a thorough grasp of current business and economic issues from a global perspective. Why choose this course? Drawing on economic analysis, strategy, law, finance, marketing and human resources, you’ll gain a full appreciation of the challenges involved in doing business internationally. Ours is a vibrant learning community, where you’ll share ideas and experiences with students from around the world. Is this course for you? It’s ideal if you want to apply latest theories to the practicalities of the rapidly changing global business environment. As an International Business graduate, you can look forward to a higher starting salary and rapid career progression. This course is also available with a Foundation Year.

Admission requirements

Entry requirements


Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 120 points Your offer will be based on your predicted grades from your core A2s (full A levels), BTEC Diploma etc. We will accept up to 16 points towards the total from level 3 qualifications such as AS (where those AS levels are not taken on to A2 level), the Extended Project, or Music qualifications. We usually consider an A Level in General Studies as a supplementary qualification. A good application/performance will be taken into account if you do not meet the criteria / offer.
A level BBB
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM
Access to HE Diploma D: 15 credits M: 24 credits P: 6 credits Pass Access to HE Diploma with 60 credits with 45 at Level 3
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE Maths and English Grade C/Grade 4 (or above) or equivalent qualification

English language requirements

IELTS overall score at a minimum of 6.0; with at least IELTS 5.5 in each band (Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing) or another Secure English Language Test(SELT)at CEFR level B2 or above

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Tuition fees

Fees and funding


Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £14,045 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1


No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.


Professionally accredited

This course is accredited by leading professional bodies the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), meaning the course is mapped against the skills employers are looking for and provides you with additional awards and/or exemptions towards professional body memberships.

Career opportunities

Careers and employability

Offering a broader, deeper business education than many traditional degrees, BA (Hons) International Business gives you a genuine advantage. You’ll be well positioned to secure senior roles in international trade, transport and logistics corporations, financial institutions, government agencies and business consultancies – to name but a few career destinations.

Opportunities and experiences

Use real-time data in our Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab. Undertake placements, internships and overseas fact-finding trips. Study part of your degree at one of our international partner institutions. Meet industry leaders through masterclasses and networking events. Opportunities to broaden your business horizons are countless.

Admission requirements

Check above.

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About this institute

Here at the University of Derby we believe anything is possible. With a broad range of courses at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level, we can help you get your career off to a great start. We know how important it is to have the best teaching, and we’re proud to be rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework; but we also offer so much more, with some of the best university facilities in the country, opportunities for industry experience and practical, hands-on learning to make your studies relevant to life after graduation. To help broaden your horizons, we offer a wide range of opportunities to study abroad, whatever your subject – a great way to experience a different culture, meet new people and add to your CV.

Contact info

Kedleston Road DE22 1GB Derby UK
+441332 590500
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Request information

Want to know more about this program, Masters in General Management? Fill out the following form and include any questions you have. This information will be sent directly to the school, and a representative will respond to your enquiry.