International Business courses

Our International Business courses will allow you to meet the challenges of today’s increasingly global and complex business environment. They bring together vital disciplines including strategy, business management, economic analysis, marketing, human resources and trade legislation – all from an international perspective.

Meeting today's challenges

We keep you right up to date with what’s happening in the world economy. You will analyse the different economic, financial, political, legal and cultural factors affecting international businesses, consider how international regulations and policies influence corporate strategies, explore ways of attracting customers in international markets, and look at how to expand a local business into a global one.

Alongside your knowledge of international business, you will gain the broader skills that employers worldwide expect in their graduate recruits. These range from problem-solving, decision-making and strategic thinking to research, analysis, report writing and presentation skills.

International Business – your questions answered

In the below video, Senior Lecturer, Dr Mehdi Hassan, answers some of the most frequently asked questions about International Business at the University of Derby. You can also watch exclusive subject content by signing up to Derby on Demand.

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Preparing you for your career

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Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab

University of Derby students have access to real live Bloomberg data and can experience what it’s like to work on a trading floor in our Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab.

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Virtual Open Day

Delve deeper into the course with our Virtual Open Day, packed with subject and course information to help you make your choice, including tours of facilities, 360° views of award-winning accommodation plus advice and insight from students and academics.

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Live Virtual Undergraduate Open Day

Join our Live Virtual Undergraduate Open Day on Saturday 13 March from 10am – 2pm and find out all you need to know about studying at the University of Derby.

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