BA (Hons) International Business Management (MQA/FA7604)

N/345/6/0887 (07.12.2025)/ MQA/FA7604

Why study BA (Hons) International Business Management?
This course will provide you with extensive knowledge of the international business environment and is accredited by CIM UK. You will graduate well prepared for a career in the global business world.
You will study aspects of business and management such as human resources, marketing, finance and operations. There are options to study abroad.
Your three-year study allows you to enhance and apply your knowledge in real world contexts.
On completion of this programme, you should have the knowledge and skills to work across local, regional, national, international and global boundaries. This programme is accredited by CIM UK.

Course Summary
This course enables you to critically evaluate the relationships between international business strategy and operational needs, providing creative and innocative solutions through the essential attributes of management and leadership. The course allows the student to contextualise business management and practice across a range of public private and third stream organisations in local, regional, national, international and global contexts.

Awarding Certificate
Certificate will be awarded by University of Cumbria to participants upon successful completion of the course. The final award received is BA (Hons) International Business Management.

Professional Accreditation - The Chartered Institute of Marketing

The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) is the leading professional body for marketers worldwide and
exists to develop the marketing profession, maintain professional standards and improve the skills of
marketing practitioners. University of Cumbria has joined forces with CIM to give students the opportunity to
gain professional qualifications through the CIM Graduate Gateway. CIM qualifications are highly sought
after by employers, and their content is reflected in our own degrees which ensures we are equipping
students with the best opportunities for a successful marketing career.

The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) Awarding Body is pleased to confirm that BA (Hons) International Business Management and BA (Hons) Business Management with Entrepreneurship (in Partnership with FAME College, Malaysia) and have been successfully mapped and awarded Graduate Gateway status.

What will I study?
Year 1
UCBP4001 Managing People and Organisations
UCBP4002 The Business Environment
UCBP4003 Introduction to Business
UCBP4004 Fundamentals of Business
UCBP4005 Principles of Marketing
UCBP4006 Management Accounting
Year 2
UCBP5001 Organizational Behaviour
UCBP5002 Responsibility, Ethics and Sustainability in Practice
UCBP5004 Services Marketing
UCBP5005 Managing Operations
UCBP5006 International Economics
UCBP5008 Global Business System and Cultures
Year 3
UCBP6011 Independent Project (Optional)
UCBP6003 International Marketing
UCBP6001 Applied Business Research and Analysis (Optional)
UCBP6005 Innovative and Entrepreneurship (Optional)
UCBP6006 Global Business
UCBP6007 Human Resource Management
UCBP6002 Strategic Analysis

MPU Compulsory Subjects (All students)

Hubungan Etnik (local students)

Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (local students)

Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (international students)

Pengajian Malaysia 3 (international students)

Interpersonal Communication Skills

Bahasa Kebangsaan A**

Business & Entrepreneurship in Malaysia


 **Malaysian students who do not have a credit in their SPM Bahasa Melayu are compulsory to take this as component of U2, only once.

Entry Requirements

  • Completion of FAME Foundation Programme (Direct entry into Level 4/ Year 1)
  • Completion of FAME Diplomas (Diploma in Business Administration, Diploma in Accounting and Finance, Diploma in Business Information Systems and Diploma in Entrepreneurship programmes) (Direct entry into Level 5/ Year 2)
  • STPM with TWO(2) full passes or equivalent with minimum CGPA 2.0
  • UEC with 5 subjects with a minimum 'B' grades
  • Any other equivalent qualifications that is recognised by the government of Malaysia
  • English requirement: Pass in SPM English or minimum band 2 in MUET.

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