BBA Concentration in International Business
The UAE by virtue of its location between Asia major and African continents provide crucial advantage for exports and re-exports from this region. In addition to the location advantage the economic policies on imports and exports and free zone facilities extended to manufacturing, trading and logistics for products and service sector has led to an exponential growth in foreign direct investments and foreign trading activities. To understand and operate international business transactions and to participate in strategic management decision process, qualified manpower in this field is required. BBA with concentration in International Business provides the details of operations and management of international business in its various dimensions and contexts and equips the students to execute their responsibilities. BBA with concentration in International Business gives students an opportunity to focus and understand how business is conducted on a global scale, and how it is different from a domestic enterprise
PLG1 - Demonstrate knowledge and its application for business management
PLG2 - Develop skills to manage business effectively
PLG3 - Enhance competencies for effective decision making in business management
PLG4 - Embed values to manage and sustain businesses
PLG5 - Develop strategies to lead business towards success
Students Outcomes (Program Learning Outcomes)
PLO1 - Demonstrate theoretical and practical knowledge required to manage business organization.
PLO2.1 - Apply cognitive and technical skills for business management.
PLO2.2 - Apply behavioral and interpersonal skills for business management.
PLO3 - Analyze insights and trends in regional and global business environment to assist in decision-making.
PLO4 - Critically understand the principles of ethics and values in context of economic, environmental, and social sustainability of business.
PLO5 - Apply business strategies and leadership styles to improve organizational performance.
International Business Concentration Learning Outcomes (CoLOs)
Student will be able to:
CoLO1. Express theoretical and practical knowledge of international business.
CoLO2. Demonstrate negotiation, export, import, financial management skills for decision making.
CoLO3. Demonstrate networking, cultural and professional competencies for managing international business.
International Service Sector Organizations
Import – Export organizations
Global Supply Chain and Logistics Companies
Global Economics Organizations
Typical Job Titles
Global Manager – Business Operations
Analyst – Economics
Supply Chain Manager
Manager – Logistics Operations
Service Operations Manager
Stock Market Analyst
Foreign Exchange Officer
|CIS1001||Essentials of IT||3||NONE||Core Course|
|ENG1102||Business Communication||3||ENG1001||Core Course|
|GEN1001||Core Life Skills and Happiness||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN1002||UAE Society||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN1003||Critical Thinking and Problem Solving||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN2004||General Science||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN2005 / GEN2006||Basic Arabic / Advanced Arabic||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN2007||Islamic Culture||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN2008||Innovation Entrepreneurship and Sustainability||3||NONE||Core Course|
|MAT1001||Business Mathematics||3||NONE||Core Course|
|MAT1102||Business Statistics||3||MAT1001||Core Course|
|GENERAL EDUCATION CREDITS||36||36|
|FIA1001||Principles Of Financial Accounting||3||NONE||Core Course|
|FIA2102||Principles Of Managerial Accounting||3||FIA1001||Core Course|
|MAT2104||Business Analytics||3||MAT1102||Core Course|
|BUS4103||Business Research Methods||3||MAT1102||Core Course|
|BUS4004||Business Ethics||3||NONE||Core Course|
|BUS4206||International Business||3||ECO2102, FIA2013||Core Course|
|ECO2001||Micro Economics||3||NONE||Core Course|
|ECO2102||Macro Economics||3||ECO2001||Core Course|
|FIA2103||Principles of Finance||3||FIA1001||Core Course|
|CIS4104||Management Information System||3||CIS1001||Core Course|
|BUS3001||Business Law||3||NONE||Core Course|
|MKT2201||Principles Of Marketing||3||ECO2001 and FIA1001||Core Course|
|MGM1001||Principles of Management||3||NONE||Core Course|
|MGM3103||Operations Management||3||MGM1001||Core Course|
|INE3103||Managing Innovation||3||GEN2008||Core Course|
|MGM3102||Organizational Behavior||3||MGM1001||Core Course|
|BUS3002||Cross Cultural Communication||3||NONE||Core Course|
|MGM4406||Strategic Management (C,S)||3||SENIOR STATUS, MGM3103, MKT2201 and FIA2103||Capstone And Senior Status Course|
|IND4102||Internship (C,S)||6||SENIOR STATUS||Capstone And Senior Status Course|
|CAPSTONE COURSES CREDIT||9||9|
|TOTAL CORE COURSES CREDIT||63||63|
|IBS3110||Economics of International Business||3||ECO2102||Core Course|
|IBS3011||Export and Import Management||3||None||Core Course|
|IBS3112||Cross Culture Management||3||MGM1001||Core Course|
|IBS4014||International Banking||3||NONE||Core Course|
|IBS4213||Logistics and Supply Chain Management||3||MAT1102 and MKT2201||Core Course|
|Capstone Courses||Capstone Courses||Capstone Courses||Capstone Courses||Capstone Courses|
|IBS4116||International Marketing (C,S)||3||Senior Status||Capstone and Senior Status course|
|Electives – Choose Any One|
|IBS4115||International Finance (E)||3||FIA2103||Elective Course|
|IBS4117||Services Management (E)||3||MKT2201||Elective Course|
|TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CONCENTRATION||21||21|
In 2022, 56% graduate students received financial support towards their tuition fees.
Financial Support Options:
Undergraduate Merit Scholarships
Youth Empowerment Scholarships
Tuition Discount for Sponsored Undergraduates