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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
The International Business Management with Operations Management (Hons) at Heriot-Watt Dubai is relevant and practical, developing employability and professional development skills throughout. The degrees reflect the current thinking and practices of successful leaders and organisations and will provide you with all you need to thrive in the positions, organisations and industries of the future.
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Overview

We take an innovative approach to learning and teaching which puts cutting-edge business theory through a real-world filter. With regular industry speakers and case-study driven assignments we bring teaching in business management to life.

Go Global with international study opportunities

The International Business Management with Operations Management (Hons) at Heriot-Watt Dubai will help you stand out in increasingly globalised recruitment markets and gives you the option to stay in Edinburgh or travel, study and gain experience in different business environments, countries and cultures.

This is catered for by the university’s Go Global project which allows you to study your International Business Management degree at any of our campuses in Dubai and Malaysia.

In Year 1 you will follow a common programme in the principles and practices of modern international business management. In Year 2 you will be introduced to functional areas of Business Management such as marketing, human resources, business law and operations management. Then in Years 3 and 4, you will complete a number of optional and specialist courses which introduce advanced learning across the key principals of Operations and Business Management from a global perspective.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management in a Global Context
  • Introductory Microeconomics
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Enterprise and its Business Environment
  • Business Skills 
  • Introductory Macroeconomics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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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  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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Living costs for Dubai

  • 5300 - 9200 AED/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

  • A special International Student Scholarship of up to 50% of the tuition fee will be offered to a maximum of 50 students.
  • This scholarship will be open to all applicants for any of the foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
  • These scholarships will be awarded based on a range of criteria including merit, sports, service to community/industry etc.
  • Students who are awarded the International Student Scholarship are expected to voluntarily contribute to the University’s marketing efforts in their respective countries.

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