Business School

Why study International Business?

International Business is concerned with firms that do not limit their operations to a single nation. It asks why these firms exist, how they succeed in the complex and changeable international environment, and what their activities mean for the countries in which they do business.

Complementary majors

A double major combines two specialist fields of study. It enhances your career prospects. Innovation and Entrepreneurship complements majors in all other business related disciplines, especially:


Programmes available

Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)
The BCom offers International Business as a single major or as a double major alongside one of the other majors offered within the BCom. It is recommended that it is studied in a double major combination. You can also study the Bachelor of Commerce in International Business as part of a conjoint degree programme where you study for two degrees at once.

Bachelor of Commerce (Hons)
The BCom(Hons) in International Business consists of one year of full-time postgraduate study following the Bachelor of Commerce degree. Entry is based on superior grades in the subject area in the relevant undergraduate courses.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
As a general rule you need to have successfully completed either the bachelors honours degree or masters degree with superior grades to be considered for a PhD in International Business.