Take your business career to the global stage.
As international markets grow and change, business leaders with international expertise are in increasingly high demand.
La Trobe's Master of International Business gives you the skills and knowledge needed by industries competing in an international environment. Cover key aspects of economics, management, marketing, accounting and finance from an international perspective. Graduate ready for a range of careers in multinational corporations, international organisations and governmental agencies.
You'll have opportunities to connect with industry, both in the classroom and in the field. You'll also be able to take your study global by completing part of your degree overseas.
The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 9 - Masters Degree.Sample course structure
Please note, the following course structure is indicative and subject to change depending on your course location, offer year or how you tailor your course with specialisations, majors, minors and electives. Structures for the following year are not normally finalised until October, so the sample provided is based on the most recently approved structure. For more information, please refer to the La Trobe University Handbook.
To qualify for the award of Master of International Business, students must complete a total of 240 credit points across 2 years.
Year 1 requires the completion of 120 credit points including:
Year 2 requires the completion of 120 credit points including:
Core subjects are required subjects in your course. You need to complete these subjects to attain your degree.Subject name Subject code Year Credit points ACADEMIC INTEGRITY MODULE LTU0AIM 1 0 HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT IN A GLOBAL ECONOMY IBU5HRM 1 15 INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE BUS5IAF 1 15 MANAGEMENT PRACTICE AND THEORY MGT5MPT 1 15 MARKETING MANAGEMENT MKT5MMA 1 15 ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR MGT5OBR 1 15 PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS BUS5POE 1 15 STATISTICS FOR BUSINESS AND FINANCE BUS5SBF 1 15 SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT & MARKETING BUS5SMM 1 15 GOVERNANCE IN A GLOBALISING WORLD IBU5GW 2 15 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS IBU5IBE 2 15 INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT FIN5IFM 2 15 STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT MGT5STR 2 15
A range of standalone elective subjects is available in this course. Some electives are recommended for your course, but you may also be able to choose from a range of University-wide electives or electives from other interest areas or disciplines. Note these electives may have their own prerequisites and other requirements. Please refer to the La Trobe University Handbook for the subjects available.See La Trobe University Handbook for more details
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Graduates will have the skills and knowledge for a range of international business roles, including:
Graduates of the Master of International Business may apply for membership with the Institute of Managers and Leaders (IML)and the Export Council of Australia (ECA). Membership may be subject to additional or ongoing requirements beyond completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.