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International Business and Communication (top-up) (Hons)

University of Cumbria

12 months
13250 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This International Business and Communication (top-up) (Hons) from University of Cumbria will equip you for a career in diverse international organisations. 


This International Business and Communication (top-up) (Hons) from University of Cumbria provides a holistic view of business needs and solutions encompassing a broad range of functional specialisms. The emphasis is on building on your existing competencies to achieve graduate level skills and attributes.

Over the programme, you will develop the knowledge, skills and aptitude to work across local, regional, national and international (especially cross-cultural) boundaries. Consideration is given to the functions of management across international business, human resources and marketing activities.

On this course you will

  • Be encouraged to critically evaluate creative and sustainable solutions to contemporary international business issues.
  • Learn strategic analysis.
  • Explore international marketing.
  • Discover intercultural business communication.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Leadership, Innovation and Change Management
  • Global Business Perspectives
  • Business Communication Skills
  • International Strategic Human Resource Management
  • International Strategic Marketing
  • Intercultural Business Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of a related foundation degree or HND.
  • Potential to succeed can be measured in a number of ways including academic qualifications and skills obtained outside academic study such as work experience. We have a points range so we can take into account all of the information on your application form and adjust the offer from the evidence provided.
  • You can find out more about the tariff and qualification options from the UCAS tariff table.
  • Selection criteria
  • Students are selected for this course using the following criteria: 1. by gaining the required UCAS points for entry onto the course. 2. by undertaking a structured interview.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13250 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lancaster

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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


  • Automatic tuition fee discount applied for all EU/EEA/Swiss nationals, currently resident in Europe, who will be commencing their studies in 2022/23. 
  • The scholarship will reduce the level of tuition fees payable from the Overseas tuition rate to the Home / UK tuition fee. 
  • For 2022/23 the annual Home fees are £9,250.  If the course is of more than one year's duration the scholarship will be applied each year for the duration of the degree program.

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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