International managers need to have qualities such as
drive and leadership. They need to be particularly
good communicators and to be sensitive to different
cultures and traditions. Learning a language to a high
level and living and working abroad help to develop
these qualities. Those who possess them are hugely
valued by good employers.
IBML is a very special program. Student can study
language and business on many degree courses. IBML has
been designed so that various subjects support each
other. In particular, part of business teaching is
carried out in French, German or Spanish. This program
aims to develop student's fluency, accuracy and
confidence in using the language, both in business
situations and more generally. Students will benefit
from a sound, broad-based business education which
covers marketing, economics operations management,
accounting, finance, business strategy, and business
environment. In the degree, students will learn how to identify
his/her customers, how businesses can be organized,
how to understand financial information and how
businesses take account of the world's governments.
All of these subjects are given and international
dimension. Whether student have studied business already is not
important. What matters is the students have good
results and that student is willing to explore new
The integrated nature of the degree means that it has
been designed as a whole, and the structure of it is
the same, whichever languages students are taking.
Subject Guide This program covers Comparative Accounting and
Finance; Economic Environment of Business; Information
Technology in Business; International Business
Environment; Organizational behavior; Quantitative
Techniques; Accounting for Business Decisions; Data
Analysis and Modeling for Management; Marketing
Management; Operations Management; International
Marketing or International Operations; International
Finance; International Business Economics; and Policy
Analysis & Decision-Making.
As an IBML graduate student will be ready for the
challenge of a business career all over the world.
Student's business expertise, cultural awareness and
linguistic proficiency will be of particular value to
National companies operating in International markets.
The unique blend of language and business skills which
graduates offer is recognized by a number of major
companies which target IBML for their graduate