BBA in International Business

 

BBA IN INTERNATIONAL BU​SINESS

 

INTRODUCTION

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 in International Business provides the details of operations and management of international business in its various dimensions & contexts and equips the students to execute their responsibilities. BBA 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.

PROGRAM SUMMARY

International Business - Goals

  1. To develop an understanding of international business operations.
  2. To enable students understand the role of direct foreign investments, international monetary agencies and international trade organizations.
  3. To provide awareness of the best practices in international business decision making of the functional areas of management including business projects.
  4. To develop an understanding of issues in international business strategies and multicultural influences.

International Business - Objectives

After successful completion of the major, student will be able to

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of operations of international trade organizations.
  2. Use techniques of logistics & supply chain management.
  3. Demonstrate skills in managing clients and customer relationships globally.
  4. Apply functions, tools and techniques of international business operations& marketing.
  5. Apply knowledge and skills in the areas of project planning, scheduling, budgeting and controlling.
  6. Evaluate policies and formulate appropriate strategies for international business organizations.

COURSE CURRICULUM

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS (MAJOR)

CORE COURSES

CODE COURSE CREDITS PREREQUISITE COURSE TYPE
ECO3110 Economics of International Business 3 ECO2102 Core Course
BUS3011 Export & Import Management 3 None Core Course
BUS3112 Comparative Global Management 3 MGM1001 Core Course
FIA4019 International Banking 3 NONE Core Course
MKT4213 Logistics and Supply Chain Management 3

MAT1102, MKT2201

Core Course


CAPSTONE COURSES

CODE COURSE CREDITS PREREQUISITE COURSE TYPE
MKT4119 International Marketing (C,S) 3 Senior Status Capstone and Senior Status course


ELECTIVE COURSES - CHOOSE ANY ONE

CODE COURSE CREDITS PREREQUISITE COURSE TYPE
BUS4115 Business Project Management (E) 3 MGM1001 Elective Course
FIA4120 International Finance (E) 3 FIA2103 Elective Course
MKT4120 Services Marketing (E,P) 3 MKT2201 Elective and Protected Course
Total Credits required in International Business 21    

S – Senior Level, C – Capstone, E – Elective,
E, P – Elective & Protected and P –Protected

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The world economy is a much bigger work at hand and dealing with the local and foreign trades and investors is a daunting task. Nonetheless, Skyline’s BBA in International Business teaches you to beat the odds, broadens your perspective in global competition, and expands your knowledge in international market. This program aims at producing globally competitive professionals of the future.

Possible Careers:

Expatriate Service Coordinators
Entrepreneurs in International Trade
International Economist
Import/Export Compliance Specialist (Or Customs Compliance)
Management Analyst
Export/Import Managers
Franchise Opportunities
Marketing Specialists Product Managers

 

 

Purchasing Managers
International Banking
Foreign Currency Investment Advisor
International Management Consultant
Foreign Sales Representative
International Trade and Customs Manager
Sales Analysts International Marketing Director
Financial Controller
Multinational Manager
Business Development Director
International Foreign Policy Advisor

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