Master of International Business

Master of International Business (Coursework) –  MC-INTBUS

MoHE approval code: JPT/BPP(N/345/7/1119)  01/26

Location Miri, Perth, Dubai, Mauritius, Singapore
Study Method Full-time / Part-time
Study Mode Hybrid study mode (On-Campus Lecture/Tutorial, Online Class, Practical, Self-learning)
Intake February, July
Duration 12 months (fast-track) – 18 months

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About offering

This course enables you to gain the knowledge and expertise needed to advance in the field of international business and management. It entails both independent study and team projects across a range of relevant, internationally focused subjects. You may also have the opportunity to plan and experience an international study tour.

Complete the MIB in one year

Eligible applications can apply for credit, based on a wide range of criteria and complete the MIB in eight units or one year full time. Applicants with extensive leadership experience in relevant industry settings will be eligible to apply for up to 100 credit points of Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL).


Contemporary specialisations for contemporary careers

Choose one of the following streams:

  • Predictive data analytics (STRP-PREDA v.1): IB with data analytics for big data management and strategic decision making in automation/remote/virtual environments etc.
  • Human rights (MC-INTBUS v.2): IB career opportunities with world aid organisations, NGO and UN projects.
  • Project management (STRP-PROJM v.1): IB career opportunities heading projects/virtual projects with MNCs

What you’ll learn

  • Engage critically and reflectively with contemporary knowledge and skills relating to international business and apply to professional practice.
  • Respond creatively and effectively to generate innovative solutions to complex issues in international business.
  • Make evidence-based judgements and sound business decisions through sophisticated evaluation and synthesis of information from a range of credible sources.
  • Communicate professionally and effectively, through written and oral means, to diverse stakeholders within the ethical and professional framework of international business.
  • Consider profitability, sustainability and impact of the business environment and society when using new and established technologies in international business communications and negotiations.
  • Actively seek and engage in opportunities for ongoing learning that builds the body of professional knowledge in the field of international business and contributes to their personal development.
  • Evaluate the impacts of international business in a global system and apply international standards and practices with in a global context.
  • Engage in ethical and culturally competent management practices to work effectively in culturally diverse team environments within global organisations.
  • Work professionally and ethically both independently and collaboratively, complying with appropriate legislation and protocols and demonstrate leadership skills as appropriate.

Why study Master of International Business?

  • Develop the skills required to lead and facilitate internationalisation activities of organisations.
  • Get an ‘edge’ in terms of cross-cultural interaction, both internal and external to an organisation.
  • Learning is applied and focuses on current issues in the global, regional and national business environment.
  • Our staff are highly experienced, internationally educated and trained, and do not shy away from real issues.


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For admission into Curtin Malaysia, you must provide evidence of completion of a degree from a recognised university and provide evidence of English language proficiency.

English Language Test Score

IELTS

  • Writing and Speaking 6.0
  • Reading and Listening 6.0
  • Overall Band Score 6.5
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)  79 (band minimum W-21, L-13, R-13, S-18)
PTE academic (Pearson Test of English Academic)

Overall 63

All Communicative skills 50

MUET Band 4 and no less than 200 in aggregate score
Linguaskill
C1 Advanced Overall Score
Total score of 176 or more with no individual score below 169

Our Master of International Business was ranked the 5th best international management master degree in Oceania in the prestigious EdUniversal Best Masters Ranking in International Management.

  • 6 units CRL for another completed Masters (related)
  • 4 units (elective stream; for others on a case by case assessment) for work experience
    – 2 years in a leadership role
    – 3 years+ in other situations on a case by case basis vetted by the CC
  • Business development manager
  • Talent manager
  • Chief executive officer
  • Branch manager
  • Head of operations
  • Country-wide director
  • University and higher institution lecturer
  • Business analyst

Industries

  • Consulting firms
  • Government departments
  • Import and export companies
  • International banking firms
  • International consultancy
  • International organisations
Master in International Business (by Coursework)

YEAR 1 SEMESTER 1

  • MKTG5002 International Marketing for Managers
  • MGMT5007 Management and Organisational Behaviour
  • MKTG5004 Business Research Methods
  • MGMT5003 Culture and Ethics in Business

YEAR 1 SEMESTER 2

  • MGMT6010 Corporate Strategy
  • *MGMT6011 Managing Multinational Enterprises
  • MGMT 6003 Global Business Dynamics
  • **IBUS6000 International Business Strategy Research

YEAR 2

MIB Course Streams Miri and respective units
Student to choose one stream in Year 2 Semester 1

Project Management
(STRP-PROJM v.1)
  • PRJM6000 Project Management Overview
  • PRJM6001 Project Cost Management
  • PRJM6003 Project Risk Management
  • PRJM6002 Project Time Management
Human Rights Stream
(MC-INTBUS v.2)
  • HRIG5001 Human Rights and Development
  • HRIG5013 Human Rights Theory and Philosophy
  • HRIG5014 Human Rights History Across Cultures and Religions
  • HRIG5002 Human Rights Instruments and Institutions
Predictive Data Analytics Stream
(STRP-PREDA v.1)
  • ISYS5007 Data Management
  • COMP5005 Fundamentals of Programming
  • ISEC5006 Fundamental Concepts of Data Security
  • STAT5009 Decision Methods and Predictive Analytics

Structure is based on availabilities and there will be flexibility in students determining the core and stream unit mix.

*MGMT6011 has a pre-requisite of MGMT5007.

**IBUS6000 has a pre-requisite of MKTG5004.

Please refer to the handbook for additional course overview information.

Master in International Business (by Coursework)

YEAR 1 SEMESTER 1

  • MKTG5002 International Marketing for Managers
  • MGMT5007 Management and Organisational Behaviour
  • MKTG5004 Business Research Methods
  • MGMT5003 Culture and Ethics in Business

YEAR 1 SEMESTER 2

  • MGMT6010 Corporate Strategy
  • MGMT6011 Managing Multinational Enterprises
  • MGMT 6003 Global Business Dynamics
  • *IBUS6000 International Business Strategy Research

YEAR 2

MIB Course Streams Miri and respective units

Project Management
(STRP-PROJM v.1)
  • PRJM6000 Project Management Overview
  • PRJM6001 Project Cost Management
  • PRJM6003 Project Risk Management
  • PRJM6002 Project Time Management
Human Rights Stream
(MC-INTBUS v.2)
  • HRIG5001 Human Rights and Development
  • HRIG5013 Human Rights Theory and Philosophy
  • HRIG5014 Human Rights History Across Cultures and Religions
  • HRIG5002 Human Rights Instruments and Institutions
Predictive Data Analytics Stream
(STRP-PREDA v.1)
  • ISYS5007 Data Management
  • COMP5005 Fundamentals of Programming
  • ISEC5006 Fundamental Concepts of Data Security
  • STAT5009 Decision Methods and Predictive Analytics

Structure is based on availabilities and there will be flexibility in students determining the core and stream unit mix. *IBUS6000 has a pre-requisite of MKTG5004.

Please refer to the handbook for additional course overview information.

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Fees and Charges

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