Study international business

Prepare to work on the global stage by combining your study of international business strategies and techniques with foreign language skills or an overseas study experience.

Why study international business at QUT?

  • Study one of 9 language options as part of your undergraduate course.
  • Learn from real business cases, seeing first-hand how business strategy works in an international environment.
  • Get international experience on a study tour or extended exchange program.
  • Study a postgraduate course to specialise in emerging and established business operations in Asia, Europe or Australia.
  • Build and develop a toolkit of skills and strategies for planning, decision-making and strategic management in the business world.

Undergraduate courses


Bachelor degrees

Double degrees

Learn a language

Get ready for your international business career by studying one of 9 languages during your undergraduate course, including a Chinese-English translating and interpreting minor. Languages classes offered through the Brisbane Universities Language Alliance include:

  • Mandarin
  • Japanese
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • French
  • German
  • Indonesian
  • Korean
  • Russian.

Get industry skills

Our courses in international business focus on learning current industry skills, preparing you to graduate into a career in global business. Study contemporary practices including trade procedures, importing and exporting, logistics, negotiation techniques, regional understanding and offshore business strategies.

Explore real business cases

Work with examples and data from industry, and examine planning, decision-making and management strategies used in competitive global organisations. Learn to balance business ethics, cultural sensitivity and market diversity to achieve business goals.

Specialise in a global market

Study a Graduate Certificate in Business (International Business) and choose to study Asian, European or Australian business operations, giving you detailed insight into a specialised field of international business.

Our Master of Business (International Business) will give you the opportunity to explore Asian business operations in deeper detail, preparing you to work in emerging and established markets across the continent.

Live and study overseas

We have connections with some of the world's best business schools. Take an international study tour, or immerse yourself in an international culture with a 6-12 month exchange program during your undergraduate study.

Learn from the best

The QUT Business School was the first school in Australia to earn triple accreditation by international accrediting bodies: the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, International (AACSB); the European Foundation for Management Development (EQUIS); and the Association of MBAs (AMBA).

This means that our courses are recognised around the world as being among the best in business education.

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QUT Business School

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