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Study international business

Accelerate your global career
In a globalised world, corporate survival and growth are dependent upon understanding the international business environment.

International business supports the development, strategy and management of organisations at a global level. Our international business programs will arm you with the skills needed to think and work across boundaries and borders.

You will develop highly portable knowledge and skills in strategic decision making and global expansion that will be of value to organisations around the world.

Why study international business with us?

  • Direct access to industry through real-world consulting projects.
  • Travel overseas to places like Malaysia, India, Brazil or Vietnam in an international fieldwork trip. 
  • Learn from a diverse range of world leading academics.
  • Strategic and intensive program that will accelerate your career prospects.
  • Access our dedicated Careers and Employability Office for specialised services that will help you achieve your career aspirations.
  • Gain workplace experiences while you complete your degree with a wide variety of opportunities available in Australia and overseas.

Where can international business take you?

Studying internatonal business with us will help you develop capabilities for a broad range of careers and will open up a range of global opportunities.

Some of our graduates have gone on to work at Macquarie Group, QANTAS, BT Financial Group, DHL, eBay, Ernst & Young, Hilti and Salesforce. 

There are many employment opportunities for graduates, including:

  • consultant in government and non-government organisations (such as the World Bank, Austrade, United Nations)
  • global management
  • import and export management
  • international business consulting
  • international human resource management.

Postgraduate study in International Business

Evgenia Stancheva, Master of International Business

How can I study international business?

Gain real-world experience and create a sustainable long-lasting career with Australia's original international business degree.

The Master of International Business will dramatically increase your global employment prospects in one compact year. 

You can also undertake a specialisation in international business within a different degree or progress into research.

Angela Rossi

Angela Rossi, Master of International Business
Master of International Business
“What I’ve enjoyed most is studying with a cohort of international students. The diversity of ages and cultures is enriching, exposing us to different schools of thought and allowing us to put theory into practice."
Discover our Master of International Business

Anna Bezuglova

Anna Bezuglova, Bachelor of Commerce (International Business major)
Bachelor of Commerce (International Business)
“Studying at the Business School has given me some incredible opportunities, including working and studying in Paris and Los Angeles. These invaluable experiences have developed me professionally and personally, and helped me clarify what I want to do after graduation.”
Discover our Bachelor of Commerce

Create a global career at Sydney

Connect with industry and gain real international business skills

Meet three Master of International Business graduates who travelled to Malaysia, Mexico and Brazil as part of their studies. Learn how their experiences helped shape their global careers and prepared them for practice.

Meet a recent graduate

Thao Nguyen MIB '14 Senior Officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Thao is a recent graduate who came to the Business School from Vietnam on a full scholarship. With love for her country, learn how studying international business led her to create change in her home country.