Specifically designed for recent graduates and those in the early stages of their career, this Monash Business School program will build on your undergraduate credentials and further strengthen your business skills.
The course develops expertise in communicating and negotiating across cultures, and will develop your capacity for advanced analysis of firm internationalisation, international trade, and corporate strategy.
As part of the course you can build your knowledge and extend your expertise in one of two areas:
- International Business
- Diplomacy and Trade
International BusinessThe specialisation investigates inter-disciplinary contemporary international business. You will be engaged with international management, law, finance, economics, marketing, and strategy, enabling analytical skills that can be applied in a variety of organisational settings. International business develops your strategic and operational international business knowledge and skills, particularly for the complexity of contemporary environments. The specialisation prepares you for international business roles across the corporate, governmental and non-profit sectors.
Diplomacy and TradeDiplomacy and trade provides formal academic study across a range of disciplines relevant to the needs of organisations operating in the global environment. It provides high-level training in the fields of diplomacy, economics, law and contemporary politics. The s specialisation is aimed at recent graduates who hope to work in the public and private sectors, and those who presently work in these sectors, and wish to increase their understanding of the international environment. It is designed for graduates to work in the government sector, implementing and providing policy advice on foreign affairs, trade, and business-related issues. In the private domain, the course is designed for individuals who are operating, or looking to work, in an international capacity in both the corporate or not-for-profit sector.
Graduate opportunitiesGraduates develop deep knowledge and analytical skills that can be applied in a variety of organisational settings including the corporate, governmental and non-profit sectors. Career opportunities are available in a range of private firms and multinational enterprises across the manufacturing and service, export and trade, travel and tourism, consulting and research sectors. Employment opportunities also arise in government departments and institutions, NGOs and international organisations.
Degree: Master of International Business
Location: Caulfield campus, Melbourne, Victoria
Semester intakes: March and July
Duration: 2 years