Nottingham Trent University International Business

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Nottingham Trent University International Business

BA (Hons)

International Business

  • UCAS code(s): N125 / N120
  • Level(s) of study: Undergraduate
  • Study mode(s): Sandwich / Full-time
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: September 2017
  • Course duration: 4 / 3 year(s)
  • * This course is now closed for entry for 2017, please ring our Clearing Hotline 0115 848 6000 to speak to one of our team to discuss current vacancies. *

At Nottingham Business School we have recognised that demand early with our International Business course, which develops outstanding graduates well-equipped to influence and make significant contributions to international business and management.

The course will equip you with the understanding of accounting, finance, culture, marketing, logistics and operations within an international business and how these impact the real-world.

Additionally there is language training on this course which enhances your employability following graduation as employment prospects are increased for graduates with a high level of fluency in business-focused foreign languages. We are one of the few UK universities to offer language training on our course.

The course can be studied over three years or four years with a placement. If you choose to study the four-year placement route then you will spend a year overseas after your second year. The year can be spend at a partner institution studying, or completing a placement, either overseas or in an internationally-focused organisation in the UK.

Nottingham Trent University International Business

Careers and employability

Graduates from this course have gone onto working in both public and private sector, undertaking positions such as:

  • Account Executive
  • Business Development Executive
  • Commercial Graduate Trainee
  • Loyalty Consultant
  • International Graduate Trainee

In the last few years, graduates from this course have gone onto securing roles with well know employers such as:

  • Experian
  • Comply Serve Limited
  • First Radio Sales
  • Travis Perkins PLC
  • David Chipperfield Architects

Employability Team

In today’s competitive job market a work placement is a valuable addition to your education. You’ll gain vital real-life work experience that will make you stand out from the crowd and enhance your employability. Our Employability Team is here to inspire and enhance every stage of your career planning and as a graduate of NTU, you will be able to access their services for three years after your course has finished.

Services they provide include:

  • Finding placements, internships and part-time work
  • Pursuing self-employment
  • Taking gap years and time out
  • Getting into volunteering
  • Providing advice on further study.

Visit the Employability Team website for further information.


This course has been accredited with EPAS a quality management assessment which means it joins a group of just 75 institutions worldwide. The process aims to evaluate the quality of any business and/or management programme that has an international perspective and, where of an appropriately high quality, to accredit it.


Further information on how to apply

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