The Master of International Business advances your business knowledge and gives you the skills to operate with an international perspective. The Master of International Business includes two internationally-focused specialisations; international business, and diplomacy and trade. The course is designed for recent graduates, and also provides an accelerated path for those with relevant work experience. The Master of International Business will build on your undergraduate credentials and further strengthen your business skills. You will develop advanced and vital skills in problem solving, research and communication. These skills will be demonstrated in an internationalised world, exhibiting cross-cultural competence and ethical values. The Master of International Business can also provide a research pathway for students interested in higher degrees by research. The course will provide a comprehensive understanding of international business enabling students to provide discipline-based solutions relevant to the business, professional and public policy communities we serve.
Postgraduate - Course
This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2018 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Business and Economics.
Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.
Admission and fees
Master by coursework
1.5 years FT
Mode and location
On-campus (Caulfield, Suzhou)
Master of International Business
These course outcomes are aligned the Australian Qualifications Framework level 9 and Monash Graduate AttributesAustralian Qualifications Framework level 9 and Monash Graduate Attributes (http://monash.edu.au/pubs/handbooks/alignmentofoutcomes.html).
Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that students will:
- be critical and creative scholars who:
produce innovative solutions to problems
apply research skills to business challenges
communicate effectively and perceptively
- be responsible and effective global citizens who:
engage in an internationalised world
exhibit cross-cultural competence
demonstrate ethical values
- have a comprehensive understanding of their discipline and be able to provide discipline-based solutions relevant to the business, professional and public policy communities we serve
- have advanced knowledge to master's level in international business.
Students are admitted at entry level 2 and complete 72 points comprising credit for masters level study completed at South East University China (24 points) and Part B - International business specialisation (48 points) at Monash University.
Students from Southeast University, China complete six units (48 points):
- Accounting and finance for international managers
- International business strategy and cases (12 points)
- Cross-cultural management communication
- The governance of international trade (12 points)
- International business theory and practice
- Marketing and the international consumer