Master of International Business

Qualification: Master's Degree
Study mode: Online
Payment options: FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 12 units
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Awarded by: RMIT University

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About this course

The international business world is a cut-throat industry that’s both highly rewarding and highly competitive. So if you want to make it on the global stage, it’s important to know your stuff.

This online Master of International Business course, delivered by Open Universities Australia via RMIT University, is a quality program that will teach you the tricks of the trade.

Designed to prepare you for an international business career in the corporate, government or not-for-profit sectors, the course comprehensively covers key issues impacting the international business world, and trains you to operate effectively on a large scale.

Learn how to manage across cultures, handle international logistics and operate your company in a way that is legal, ethical and sustainable over the long-term. You’ll also learn accounting practices for sustainable management, how to engage in business and economic analyses, and keep abreast of emerging trends affecting the international marketplace.

Shorter programs

If you choose not to study the entire Master of International Business, you may be able to complete an alternative qualification. This is beneficial for students who need to develop a specialisation or prefer not to commit to the whole study period. Depending on the units studied, you can exit with a:

  • Graduate Certificate in International Business
  • Graduate Diploma in International Business

Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible to enrol in this program:

  • Hold an Australian bachelor’s degree or equivalent in business (or related discipline) with a minimum GPA of 1.0 (out of 4.0)

OR

  • Hold a postgraduate qualification in business (or related discipline) with a minimum GPA of 1.0 out of (4.0)

Areas of study

In this business course, the subjects you will study include:

  • Sustainable international business futures
  • Accounting for sustainable management
  • Managing across cultures
  • Contemporary issues in international management
  • Marketing for managers
  • International logistics
  • Business and economic analysis
  • International strategy

Students will also be required to complete three elective units to be chosen from any postgraduate program. These units however, must be approved by the program convenor.

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How will this course advance my career?

Successful completion of this course means you’ll be equipped with the skills, competencies and qualifications needed to succeed in international business markets.

The nationally recognised qualification will open up many new career avenues, preparing you for a career in international corporations, global not-for-profit agencies as well as government departments.

How else will I benefit from this master’s degree?

  • Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Master of International Business from RMIT University.
  • Studying online/by correspondence means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and a qualification that’s highly valued.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning may be available for previous work experience, formal training or qualifications in this field.
  • Studying with OUA allows you the opportunity to study single units.

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You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.
For two decades, Open Universities Australia (OUA) has partnered with leading Australian educators to make tertiary-level courses easier to access for people, no matter their background, their work status or their other life commitments. OUA has built up their reputation by making education more flexible, easier to tailor and available almost entirely online.

OUA's devotion to online education remains to this day, but where they once focused on higher education, today they offer the broadest set of post-secondary education and training programs in Australia.
Open Universities Australia offers a range of administrative and student support options. As a student of OUA you will have access to four hours of free expert tutoring support for each unit undertaken through the tutoring service SMARTHINKING. This on-demand service allows you to get fast, detailed feedback on your assignment drafts and gives you access to your tutor in real time.

The My OUA portal is an online student medium that allows you access to all your course and enrolment information as well as access to student forums and assessment tips.

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Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.

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FREE CALL 1800 063 161

Monday to Friday: 8am - late
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