Master of International Business (MIB)

 

Introduction

MIB is a new degree program initiated by the Ministry of Education in 2010. Compared to regular master’s programs, the requirement of the depth of understanding of fundamental theories is lower, while the curricula focuses more on knowledge and practical skills for operation in international business environment and international strategy. MIB is also a two-year program, but very different from regular mater programs, the first year is enough for students to complete most of the courses and the second year is then dedicated to business practice, internships, and graduation project design. MIB at School of International Trade and Economics (SITE) has its natural advantage over MIB in other schools due to its longest history in the field of international trade and business, which provides it the most experienced faculty in international trade and business practices in China.

Core Curricula

International Business Theory and Strategy; Economic Analysis and Application; International Trade Policy and Practice; International Investment and Management; International Business Law; Research Method of International Business

Advantages of the Field and Highlights of the Program

School of International Trade and Economics (SITE) is one of the schools that have the longest history in the field of international trade and business in China. It is as well one of the earliest schools in China that started the international education program. SITE has many senior professors who are experts on policies and practices in international trade and business of China, as well as diversified alumni that work in relevant industries and government bureaus. Thus, the biggest highlight of this program at SITE is that, in the first year, students would get the best training in fundamental knowledge in international business in class through diversified teaching methods, including case studies, team projects, discussion with experts from the industry and relevant government bureaus, etc.; while in the second year, the great alumni would promise students to expand their experience in the real world and receive valuable and practical experiences through internships.

Another highlight of the SITE international education is the diversified teaching methods tailoring to international students from all over the world. International students are varied in educational background and Chinese Mandarin literacy. The admission standard and learning style for international students are also quite different from local students. In consideration of this, most courses, exclusive to international students, are taught by senior teachers with rich practical experience and young scholars with overseas Ph.D. degree and frontier field knowledge. This combination of the faculty is well-received by international students.

Education Objectives and Career Prospects

MIB is designed to train graduates equipped with global view, innovative spirits, solid field-knowledge, practical skills for international business operation and skills of multicultural communication, especially between the home country of the student and China. Graduates should have brilliant skills in international business practices and sophisticated communication skills in Chinese; hereby start their career as specialists of international business in multinational corporations, foreign trading companies, relevant government bureaus, and international organizations.

School of International Education,University of International Business and Economics

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