Course Structure
Course Structure

GGSB Bachelor in International Business (BIB) Course Structure

The flexible Bachelor in International Business (BIB) allows you to complete your degree in 3 years, or 4 years with an optional work placement.

The final year's core modules provide you with the opportunity to develop an international perspective on business. You can choose from a range of specialisations* in the second semester of your final year, tailoring your studies to suit your objectives.

  • Encompassing a mandatory internship on the 1st and 2nd year of your degree
  • Opportunity to take a year-long work placement between year 2 and 3
  • Develop specialist business knowledge and practical experience, giving you a competitive advantage in both your final year, and your future career.
  • 240 UCAS tariff points or equivalent international qualifications
  • GCSE Maths: grade C or equivalent
  • English proficiency: PTE 63 (minimum: Listening 51, Reading 51, Speaking 51, Writing 51) or equivalent, IELTS 6.5 (minimum: Listening 6.0, Reading 6.0, Speaking 6.0, Writing 6.0) or equivalent, TOEFL 94 (minimum: Reading 22, Writing 21, Listening 21, Speaking 23) or equivalent
Next Intakes January 2014
Campus Available London
Duration 3 Years – Full time
4 Years – Full time
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The flexible Bachelor in International Business (BIB) allows you to complete your degree in 3 years, or with an optional work placement, in 4 years.

The final year’s core modules provide you with the opportunity to develop an international perspective on business. You can choose from a range of specialised pathways in the second semester of your final year, tailoring your studies to suit your objectives.

Programme Structure
  Semester 1Semester 2
Year 1 12 Months
  • Information Technology Skills
  • Effective Communication
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Introduction to Economics
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Psychology for Business
  • Career Development
  • Foreign Language (French, Spanish, Chinese)*
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Introduction to Business Law
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Principles of Management
  • Digital Media for Business
  • Management of Information Systems
  • Foreign Language (French, Spanish, Chinese)*
  • Internship
Year 2 12 Months
  • Managerial and Financial Accounting
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Micro and Macro Economics
  • Introduction to Technology Management
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Sales Management
  • Purchasing
  • Foreign Language (French, Spanish, Chinese)*
  • Introduction to Human Resource Management
  • Market Research
  • Corporate Finance
  • Geopolitics
  • Introduction to Negotiation
  • Foreign Language (French, Spanish, Chinese)*
  • Internship

Optional work placement

This programme includes an optional year-long work placement between year 2 and 3.

Year 3 12 Months
  • International Marketing
  • Introduction to Global Strategy
  • Ethical Dimensions of International Business
  • Innovation Management
  • Intercultural Business Skills
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Foreign Language (French, Spanish, Chinese)*
  • Specialisations
  • Cap Stone Module
  • Foreign Language (French, Spanish, Chinese)*


BIB Global Management
BIB Finance & Accounting
BIB Marketing & Advertising
BIB Fashion and Design
Important Information, Terms & Conditions

*Specialisations are subject to student demand.

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"London is the financial capital of Europe. So it's a really strategic place to be if you want a career in International Business."

Jose Adam Perez
BIB Student