Wrexham Glyndwr University
International Business (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)
Wrexham Glyndwr University

Key Course Facts

Course Description

Our BA (Hons) in International Business allows students to see how globalisation has brought about an increasing 'connectedness' of businesses, markets, people and information across countries and gives students understanding of the different business management practices found all over the world.

You will:

  • Inspire your commercial acumen and management skills.

  • Develop the knowledge and abilities to prepare for graduate careers working abroad or in organisations that are engaged in business on a global scale.

  • Gain a broad insight into the world of business and management from academics and industry professionals with a wealth of experience.

  • Study modules designed with an emphasis on international, contemporary and practical business issues to ensure graduates are ready for the job market.

  • Upon graduating also achieve a level 5 Diploma/Certificate in Leadership & Management from the Chartered Management Institute worth over £1,300 at no extra cost.

What You Will Learn

Programme content: As a student of International Business (with Foundation Year), BA (Hons) you will study the following course modules.

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Minimum Required UCAS Tariff

Qualification requirements

Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join International Business (with Foundation Year), BA (Hons).

Visa Requirements for International Students

Visa requirement

All international students (including citizens from EU countries) intending to study this or any other academic programme for more than 6 months in the UK require a Student Visa.

International students younger than 18 years require a special Child Student Visa. Exceptions from this general rule may apply to holders of other UK work visas, British National Overseas visa, family member visa and recognised refugees or asylum seekers.

Permission to work while studying

Glyndwr University is listed by the UK government as an institution licensed to sponsor migrant students.

Student visa holders from licensed institutions are entitled to work during their full-time bachelor's, master's or Phd studies for
- 20h/week during the term
- Full-time outside term time (e.g. vacations, work placements, once course ended)

After completion of a bachelor's or master's programme of at least 12 months Student Visa holders of licensed institutions can convert their visa into a Graduate Visa which entitles graduates to work for 2 years in the UK.


Tuition Fees International Business (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

Channel Islands £9000 year 1
Ireland £9000 year 1
England UK £9000 year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 year 1
Scotland £9000 year 1
Wales £9000 year 1

Average student cost of living in UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

How to apply

Application deadline:

January 1, 2023

This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.

Possible Entry Points:

  • Foundation

University Rankings

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What students say about studying International Business in the UK?

  • STUDENT VLOG - Chynna studies International Business Administration
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  • Testimonial - Master in Strategy and Management of International Business - Ludovico Giella

About Wrexham Glyndwr University

Located in the town of Wrexham, Wales, Wrexham Glyndwr University was founded in 2008, making it one of the youngest universities in the UK. Despite its youth, the university has earned itself a strong reputation nationally in a selection of its subject fields. Apart from the large number of study options on-site, busy or mature students also have the option of signing up for their entirely Online Master’s degrees, or studying on a part-time basis.

  • Media Degrees - Hear why students chose to study at Wrexham Glyndwr University
  • WGU Careers: What our Students Think
  • Student Stories from Wrexham Glyndwr University (2018)
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Where is this programme taught

Wrexham (Main Campus)
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