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Master of International Business

Course summary for current students

Award granted Master of International Business
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code037927C
Deakin course codeM723

Course sub-headings

Course overview

Deakin's Master of International Business is relevant across the spectrum of business and government, and is especially designed for executives directly engaged with international markets or seeking to maximise their overseas potential. The course will extend your understanding of trade development, policy making and planning, and provides a framework to develop a successful international business strategy.

You will develop technical knowledge and skills, political and cultural awareness and an international perspective to qualify you to take up a wide range of career opportunities.

This course is suitable for those involved in importing and exporting, line managers, government advisers, consultants, academics, marketing professionals and those with international interests. The international business environment is fundamental to the operation of all organisations.


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Fees and charges

Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.


Please be aware:

  • Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
  • Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
  • Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services

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Course rules

The Master of International Business requires completion of 12 credit points comprising 8 credit points of core units and 4 credit points of elective units.

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Course structure

Core units

MPE707 International Banking and Finance  

MPE711 Global Trade and Markets  

MPT781/MPE781 Economics for Managers  #

MPT753/MPF753 Finance  #

MPT736/MPK736 International Marketing  #

MPM703 Business Strategy and Analysis  

MPT735/MPM735 International Business Management  #

MPT732/MPK732 Marketing Management  #


Elective units

plus 4 credit points of units from:

AIR728 Global Political Economy  

AIR742 International Relations Theory  

AIR747 Contemporary International Politics  

ALC706 Culture, Communication and Globalisation: Critical Practices in/and Local Cultures  

MLM703 Chinese Commercial Law  

MLM740 International Commercial Law  

MLM782 Indian Law  

MPM704 Managing for Environmental Sustainability  #

MPR751/MPA751 Financial Reporting and Analysis  *

MPI700 Postgraduate Internship  

MPR722/MPM722 Human Resource Management  *

MIS712 eBusiness Strategies  

MIS771 Descriptive Analytics and Visualisation  

MPT738 Audacious Leadership  #



MPM778 The Leadership Adventure  



Or any other unit with the approval of the Course Team Chair

#MPT code denotes study tour version of the unit.

*MPR code denotes residential version of the unit.


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