During a time in which we have lived through a major economic crisis, issues of economics and global trade have never been more critical. Economics & International Business focuses on these key developments that impact on all of us.
The BA International Business and the MA International Trade & Finance courses have a September and January intake and welcome students from all over the world. Please see here for more information on how to apply.
The PG Cert Executive & Business Coaching equips managers with a tool kit of techniques to coach individuals through a wide range of personal performance issues and enables you to build a proactive learning and performance culture within any organisation.
Links with Industry
All Economics & International Busienss undergraduate students are encouraged to take a placement year during their third year to gain real hands on industry experience. Our students really benefit from our close links with professionals in a wide variety of industries.
We passionately believe in bringing our students into contact with top professionals; guest lectures provide an opportunity for students to meet experts from their chosen field. Students can view and book onto events using our latest events section.
Students are given the opportunity to take part in the Student Investment Club which is run in partnership with Redmayne-Bentley Stockbrokers. The aim of the Student Investment Club is to encourage students' entrepreneurial and business skills and to help develop the skills and knowledge that they will need as graduates. This year each member of the winnign group will win £100.
Students studying the MA International Trade & Finance have the opportunity study the first half of the course in China and the second half in the UK, bringing a truly international dimension and enabling you to benefit from the experience of studying internationally. The course reflects the growing importance of China, which is the world's fastest growing economy.
Staff from Economics & International Business also have strong links with Applied Global Ethics and issues such as global development, politics, economics and international relations.
If you would like to find out more about any of the courses on offer please contact us.
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MA International Business
Ben talks about his time here at Leeds Metropolitan University studying MA International Business within our Business & Law faculty.