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International Business and Communication, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 42 months
    Duration
Vilnius, Lithuania
The International Business and Communication programme offered by the ISM University of Management and Economics aims to let you see the world of business from all angles – communication, marketing, social responsibility, and international economics.
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Overview

During your studies in this International Business and Communication programme offered by the ISM University of Management and Economics, you will learn about the world economy and discuss political leaders’ decisions and their impact on the economy and individual companies. 

These discussions will be based on real-life examples, such as Donald Trump's trade policies or Brexit.

The International Business and Communication Program has been designed by taking into account global business trends such as globalization, multicultural character of business teams, importance of communication within and outside the company. Broad thinking and a good understanding of the market environment are one of the most desired features of any specialist or manager.

Thanks to its multinational character, this programme provides an opportunity to meet people of different cultures, improve skills of foreign languages, and acquire essential skills and competences necessary for working in a modern global community. 

Your career opportunities

This programme will prepare you for a career in in marketing, communications, public relations, sales, or human resources at any multinational company.

Programme features: 

  • One mandatory semester of exchange in one of the partner institutions or international practice. 
  • Careers can be pursued in international companies in the areas of marketing, communication management, sales, human resources or accounting. 
  • Specializations: practical issues in communication, different geographical markets or practical issues in international business.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Early admission: 1 February - 30 April. Benefits: no application fee & 10% discount on the first year tuition fee
    • Main admission: 1 May - 20 July
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 42 months
  • Credits
    210 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Economics, Business and Management
  • Introduction to Communication Theories
  • English for Communication in Business 
  • Applied Mathematics for Social Sciences
  • Quantitative Decision-Making
  • Academic Writing and Logical Argumentation
  • Microeconomics
  • International Business Communication
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Macroeconomics
  • Marketing Principles

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    60

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Secondary school diploma;
  • Composition of the competitive score consists of your final state exams or grades in: Mathematics; History One of the following subjects: Geography / Biology / Information technology / Second foreign language.
  • Annual grade: English language
  • IELTS (min score 5.5) or TOEFL ( min. 60 IBT)
  • Additional points for national and international competitions (Economics, Management, Politics or Equivalent).
  • On-line application
  • Motivation Interview on Skype

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2600 EUR per semester and a duration of 42 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4960 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2480 EUR per semester and a duration of 42 months.
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Living costs for Vilnius

  • 490 - 860 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Best international applicants can try to get  30% discounts on the tuition fee. Best students are granted by separate admission committee decision due to their competitive score. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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