International Business is taught in MBA/PGDM. It is one of the few specializations in management domain which is sought by many aspirants but offered by a very few B-Schools in India. MBA in International Business is a 2-year post graduate programme that trains and equips the candidate with all skills required to run a global business successfully.      

This management programme aims to develop candidates into professionals who have the knowledge of international business environment and can work there without lagging behind his/her counterparts.

MBA in International Business is open to any candidate who plans to make a career in this field. Since International Business is taught as a specialization in MBA/PGDM programme, the aspirant will be required to go through the process of pursuing normal MBA but choose only certain institutes offering International Business as specialization. The top most b-school in India for International Business is Indian Institute of International Trade (IIFT), Delhi. Many other reputed private institutions also offer International Business degree.

Admission to this course is done in two stages:

  • Screening of candidates on the basis of entrance exam score and academic profile
  • Group Discussion and Personal Interview to select candidates for admission 

International Business: Required Skillset

Since the road to International Business passes through MBA, the skill set required for this programme are same as required for MBA, namely:

International Business: Required Skillset

Business aptitude

Ability to work in a team

Excellent communication skills

Ability to work under pressure

Leadership qualities

Willingness to learn

Strong analytical skills

Interest in international trade

Strong logical reasoning ability

Excellent computer skills

International Business Eligibility Criteria

Minimum eligibility criteria for International Business is same as that for a regular MBA

  • The candidate must have passed Graduation with a minimum of 50% aggregate in any stream or equivalent from a recognised university
  • For SC/SC and other Reserved category candidates the minimum marks is 45% aggregate
  • Candidates in their final year of Graduation are also eligible to apply
  • Admission to MBA in International Business is done on the basis of common entrance exams in most of the institutes, hence the candidate must appear in CAT/XAT/GMAT/MAT/CMAT

Also Read: MBA in International Business Colleges in India

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International Business Syllabus

Along with domain specific papers, the course syllabus of International Business includes core subjects of business administration and management. Take a look at topics taught in MBA in International Business:

International Business: Course Curriculum

International Supply Chain Management

International Marketing

Financial Derivatives & Risk Management

Financing of International Trade

International Contract Management

Managing Global Compliance in Exports

International Human Resource Management

International Advertising and Brand Management

International Supply Chain Management & Logistics

Foreign Language for Business

International Contract Management

Management of Strategic Alliances

Financing of International Trade

Global Compliance in Export

Cross Culture Management

Online business and E-commerce

Procurement and Material Management

Competitive Strategy

International Business Strategy

International Economics

Also Read: Importance of Studying International Business During MBA

MBA in International Business: Top Profiles and Recruiters

International Business degree opens up the gate for a career in international trade and business, apart from running a business in export and import, you can fins high paying jobs in MNCs and tech giants at managerial level. Some of the job profiles are mentioned below:

Business Development Manager: A business development manager assists its firm in acquiring new clients and businesses, by way of marketing or sales.

Export managers and executives: Export managers’ main responsibility is find international buyers for their product manufactures domestically.

International Business Consultant: International or foreign business consultants’ main role is to advise and assist a business in international deals. They help the candidate with giving sound advice on investment overseas, target markets, make foreign contacts, use exchange currencies and understand international law.

International Finance Manager:  The role of international finance manager includes handling critical fronts of a business, like fund raising, risk minimization, understanding international trends and forecasting, etc.

International Marketing Manager: The role of international marketing manager includes finding buyers and markets overseas; ensuring that the business is being run as per the latest market trends and developing products to satisfy consumer’s demand. 

Global Business Manager: Global Business Manager’s role is to ensure efficiency of the business overseas and the inflow of revenue is healthy and constant. He/she also ensure that the business remains in competition.

Investment Banker: Investment Banker's role includes assisting the firm in financial transactions. He/she also looks at structuring an acquisition, merger, or sale for a client. The role also includes issuing securities for raising money for business and doing all the detailed paper work for it.

MBA in International Business: Top Recruiters

IB graduates are high in demand for various profiles at managerial levels in multinational companies as well as start ups planning to expand their business. Foreign banks, finance companies as well as manufacturing industry hire IB graduates in various capacities. Some of the top recruiters in India are listed below:

Top Recruiters

Abbot

Amazon

Ernst & Young

Cargill

HCL

Hennes & Mauritz

Bharati Airtel

Cipla

Citi Bank

Cognizant Business

Deloitte

RBS

KPMG

Reckitt Benckiser

Nokia

Philips

JP Morgan

Goldman Sachs

Google

Tolaram Group

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What will be the future prospect for the M.A. International management in iubh berlin through an upgrade?

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heena agrawal

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Hi. Master in International Management (120 ECTS) is a 2 years course where in the first year you will be studying online with IU Germany. Tuition fees for year one of course is INR 3 Lacs (inclusive of taxes). For 2nd year you will be going to Germany and study on-campus in IU Germany. Tuition f...Hi. Master in International Management (120 ECTS) is a 2 years course where in the first year you will be studying online with IU Germany. Tuition fees for year one of course is INR 3 Lacs (inclusive of taxes). For 2nd year you will be going to Germany and study on-campus in IU Germany. Tuition fees for IU Germany is approximately 6,988 Euros. You will also have to deposit 10,332 Euros in a German bank account as proof of funds for living and food expenses. Course Name
Master in International Management
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You need to have a graduation degree from any government. A recognised institution with a minimum of 50% marks
The medium of instruction of Graduation should be in English
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I wanted to know BBA in international business colleges in Delhi.

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Top BBA in International Business Colleges in Delhi:1. Sharda University, Greater Noida2 Millennium School of Business, New Delhi3. Amity International Business School, Noida4. Jims5. Gurukul institute of management and technology6. Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS), Noida, 7. Symbio...Top BBA in International Business Colleges in Delhi:
1. Sharda University, Greater Noida
2 Millennium School of Business, New Delhi
3. Amity International Business School, Noida
4. Jims
5. Gurukul institute of management and technology
6. Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS), Noida,
7. Symbiosis International University - [SIUN], Noida
8. GDGU
9. Jagannath University, Bahadurgarh
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Is Maths compulsory in BBA in International business and BBMM at NMIMS, Mumbai? Is Maths needed as per the eligibility criteria?

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You can pursue BBA and MBA without having Maths in your higher secondary. For more information, please visit this link
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Is there any college in UK for doing international business management course after completing 12th from commerce stream?

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Top UK Universities to Study International BusinessThe University of Warwick. The University of Leeds. The University of Birmingham. The University of York. London School of Economics. The University of Manchester. The Queen Mary University of London. The University of Kent. You may pursue an und...Top UK Universities to Study International Business
The University of Warwick. The University of Leeds. The University of Birmingham. The University of York. London School of Economics. The University of Manchester. The Queen Mary University of London. The University of Kent. You may pursue an undergraduate degree from all of the colleges above but you will need an English entrance exam Like IELTS for it. Each university has a different score requirement for the course.

I want to know about the latest cutoff information for MBA in International Business at IIFT Delhi.

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For the latest cut off go through this link.
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I want to know about the latest cutoff information for MBA in International Business at Jamia Millia (JMI).

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Course Cut off range-
BA Hons. (Arabic) 64.25 - 90.75
BA Hons (English) 48 - 67
BA Hons (Economics) 48.50 -70.75
BA Hons (Political Science, Sociology, Psychology) 60.25 - 70

Does this college offers BBA (International business)?

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a month ago

Yes, they offer BBA INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

Explain the admission process and fees of B.A(hons) international business and finance at indian school of commerce in Bangalore and Kerala.

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The courses include B.A. (Hons) - International Business &a Finance,. Indian School of Commerce, Bangalore Courses and Fees 2022, refer to the link below-
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What is the highest and average package for the placed students after MBA/ MBA (IB) at GIBS?

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Ayush Sachdeva

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a month ago

The highest package that goes at GIBS for MBA/ MBA (IB) is 10-11 Lacs whereas the average goes around 6 Lacs.

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Deeksha Sharma

Beginner-Level 5

2 months ago

The highest package offered for 2019-21 was Rs.12.5 LPA with the average salary of 4.5 LPA.

What is the Eligibility criterion for MBA/ MBA (IB)?

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Ayush Sachdeva

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a month ago

For pursuing MBA/ MBA (IB) from GGSIPU one needs to be graduate from a recognized University with a minimum of 50% marks.

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Deeksha Sharma

Beginner-Level 5

2 months ago

Any recognised Bachelor's Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. OrBachelor's Degree in Engineering, Technology or any other subject with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate or any qualification recognised as equivalent thereto with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. OrP...Any recognised Bachelor's Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. Or
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Technology or any other subject with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate or any qualification recognised as equivalent thereto with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. Or
Passed the Final Examination of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or England, the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India or England or the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.

Cost of pursuing MBA /MBA (IB)from GIBS?

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Ayush Sachdeva

Beginner-Level 4

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For the 1st year, the fee is 1,79,000 and for the 2nd year, it is 1,73,000. This includes all the charges like security money, book bank, etc. No other amount needs to be paid.

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Deeksha Sharma

Beginner-Level 5

2 months ago

Academic Fee Rs 1,44,000.00 per year
University Fee Rs 15,000.00 per year
Student Activity Fee Rs 1,000.00 per year
Security Deposit (Refundable) Rs 5,000.00 (once at the time of admission) (P. S- this is only the mentioned criteria on the website of Gibs, it changes every year).

What is the registration fee for MBA/ MBA (IB) at GGSIPU?

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Ayush Sachdeva

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a month ago

The registration fees and procedures at GIBS are as prescribed by GGSIPU. The registration form which is to be filled out online is for Rs. 1200/.

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Deeksha Sharma

Beginner-Level 5

2 months ago

The registration fee for MBA/ MBA (IB) at GGSIPU is 1000 rs.

How many seats are there in MBA (IB) at GIBS?

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Ayush Sachdeva

Beginner-Level 4

a month ago

MBA (IB) is a course available in a few colleges only. GIBS provides us with the same and has 60 seats in it.

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Deeksha Sharma

Beginner-Level 5

2 months ago

Total MBA seats in Gibs are 360
MBA 1st shift- 180
MBA 2nd shift- 120
MBA (IB) - 60
Further criteria for intake is 10% seats for u201cManagement Quotau201d. Out of the remaining 90%, 85% seats are reserved for Delhi candidates and 15% for outside Delhi candidates.

Who are the major recruiters for MBA/MBA (IB)?

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What documents are required for admission in MBA/MBA (IB)?

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Documents required for MBA10th Marksheet & Certificate12th Marksheet & CertificateGraduation Marksheet First Year to Final YearGraduation Passing CertificateTransfer Certificate/ Leaving CertificateGap Certificate if applicableMigration Certificate (Applicable for students from ot...Documents required for MBA
10th Marksheet & Certificate
12th Marksheet & Certificate
Graduation Marksheet First Year to Final Year
Graduation Passing Certificate
Transfer Certificate/ Leaving Certificate
Gap Certificate if applicable
Migration Certificate (Applicable for students from other University)
Nationality Certificate
Domicile Certificate
Birth Certificate
Passport
Caste Certificate (For all candidates from Reserved Category)
Caste Validity (For all candidates from Reserved Category)
Non-creamy Layer (For all candidates from Reserved Category except SC/ ST)
Ten Passport Size Colored Photograph with white background.

I want to know about the latest cutoff information for MBA in International Business at Jamia Millia (JMI).

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I want to do Entrepreneurship development or International business development Masters degree, which one is better?

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Nirakar Khuntia

Beginner-Level 5

2 months ago

For the Entrepreneurship-related master's programme, you can check the Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India Ahmedabad. For international business, IIFT is the best option.

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Shivam Sagar

Contributor-Level 6

2 months ago

Hi Ifra, as you can see there are a large number of courses offered in Entrepreneurship development or International business development but for a Master Degree you can go for an MBA at 1. Symbiosis International Deemed University's - MBA (Entrepreneurship)2. For International Business IIFT DELH...Hi Ifra, as you can see there are a large number of courses offered in Entrepreneurship development or International business development but for a Master Degree you can go for an MBA at
1. Symbiosis International Deemed University's - MBA (Entrepreneurship)
2. For International Business IIFT DELHI, IIFT Kolkata and DSE MBA (International Business) would be a Great option.

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