About the undergraduate programme
Students will study the theory and practice of business management with an emphasis on international business issues, new research findings, case studies and compare perspectives on the management of internationally-operating organisations. The programme provides students with opportunities to apply the theoretical knowledge acquired throughout their course in a practical context. Students will spend part of their course on an internship with an organisation focused on international business.
This programme will give you a broad awareness of how businesses become and remain international in scope. You will learn to apply management theories and techniques important in an increasingly multinational business environment.
You will also develop a more in-depth understanding of the common challenges emerging in the international business environment, as well as ways in which organisations might improve their operational efficiency now and in the future. The programme is especially suitable for those students interested in finance, accounting, supply chain management, marketing and human resources management.
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Why choose this programme?
Over the last 20 years China’s development has been fuelled by the rapid growth of its economy and international business links. The increasing number of multinational companies entering the China market, coupled with the growth of foreign investment, means there is a real demand for managers with knowledge of both Chinese and Western business practices.
In a rapidly-changing global economic environment, where it is increasingly important to understand the international perspective, an undergraduate degree gained outside your own country will be an invaluable asset on your CV. Global companies are looking for employees who have experience of China and who understand the Chinese business environment, conventions and language.
Getting the Chinese perspective
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An undergraduate degree taught in English at a top-ranked Chinese university. The Global Institute of Management and Economics offers you the opportunity to study a Bachelor's in International Business Management. Being taught entirely in English by fully qualified and experienced teachers. All of the coursework material is provided in English and you will be able to complete your exams and assignments in English. There are core modules of Chinese language as part of the curriculum that will allow you to develop new language skills whilst you study.
International Business Management degrees are administered by the Global Institute of Management & Economics (GIME).
Why apply for the BSc International Business Management programme?
What will I study?
In order to graduate with an undergraduate degree in International Business Management from DUFE you must successfully complete 105 credits, comprising 91 compulsory credits and 14 optional credits.
Modules in Chinese language are a compulsory part of your degree and provide you with a unique opportunity to develop new skills. You do not need any prior knowledge as you can study from beginners' level Chinese.
The four year course will include study of a vast range of topics, of which a selection is highlighted below. A full module listing can be found further below.
Selection of modules in detail
|Economic and Business Maths||A unique feature of this module is its emphasis on the applications of advanced mathematics in the study of economics and finance. Economic and financial concepts such as price elasticity and compound interest are rigorously defined; students who previously only had a vague notion about them are thus able to grasp a more precise meaning of these concepts.|
|Profile of China||An important module for international students in China that covers Chinese history of nearly 5,000 years, focusing on dynasties. Formed of three parts: Chinese culture, education, science and technology; folk customs; and tourism - the course aims to help students better live and study in China and promote mutual communication.|
|Chinese Grammar and Vocabulary||There is a strong focus on vocabulary and grammar in this module which is aimed at basic level students who know little or no Chinese. A multi-way teaching method will be adopted to motivate learners’ interest, including basic topics, sentence-forming exercises, computer-aided presentations and interactive games about new words learned.|
|Intercultural comparison and management||This module examines the economic, political, legal, and technological environments in which multinational corporations operate. Special emphasis is be placed on cross-cultural communication and negotiation, including how to deal with communication barriers caused by individual differences in their cultural background. Students will also come to understand corporate social responsibility in the context of multiculturalism.|
|Entrepreneurship and business plan design||Students will receiving training to prepare comprehensive business plans. The students are expected to develop an understanding of the concepts associated with business planning to enable them to relate these ideas to practice. From concept and design of plans through to evaluation and critical analysis of exploring their own entrepreneurial capability, students will gain a great insight to the nature and characteristics of the entrepreneur.|
How do I qualify?
|Academic requirements:||Successful completion of High School with good grades. Students are also required to provide a personal statement.|
|English requirements:||IELTS 6.0 or equivalent. Students with an IELTS score of 5.5 should apply for Pre-Sessional English.|
|Age||17 years and above|
Please note: applicants may be required to undertake an admission interview on a case-by-case basis.
DATES AND PRICES
When can I start?
This is a 4-year programme
|Start date||Term dates||Fees|
|September 2016||September - July||RMB 64,000 per year|
|(approx £6,637 per year)|
|(approx US $10,005 per year)|
Please note course fees are pegged against China RMB. Prices in other currencies are subject to currency fluctuations.
Tuition fees do not include:
In a rapidly-changing global economic environment, where it is increasingly important to understand the international perspective, a postgraduate degree gained outside your own country will be an invaluable asset on your CV.
The masterclasses delivered by leading professionals will enhance your knowledge of real life scenarios and ultimately contribute to your future employability and networking opportunities.
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