SOAS University of London

School of Finance and Management

BSc International Management (China) (Year Abroad)

On-Campus Programme

duration:
4 years

Fees 2016/17

UK/EU fees:
£9,000
Overseas fees:
£16,250


The fees are per academic year. Please note that fees go up each year. Further details can be found in the Fees and Funding tab on this page or in the Registry Undergraduate Tuition Fees page

2017 Entry requirements

  • Subjects Preferred: Applicants without A-level Maths (or equivalent) must have a minimum of Grade B in GCSE Maths
A Levels:
AAB-ABB
GCSE Maths B
IB:
35 (665 at HL)

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BTEC: DDM

Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction

Scottish Highers: AAABB

Scottish Advanced Highers: AAB

Irish LC: 340 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above

Advanced Placement: 4 4 5 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0

Euro Bacc: 80%

French Bacc: 14/20

German Abitur: 2.0

Italy DES: 80/100

Austria Mat: 2.0

Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

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Overview

Programme Code: NT2C

Start of programme: September

Mode of Attendance: Full-time

The BSc International Management (China) (Year Abroad) is a 4-year programme that combines International Management and Chinese language. Students spend 3 years studying on campus, taking modules to the value of 4 units in each year, including a full unit per year in Chinese language (starting at one of four levels according to prior knowledge). The third year of study is normally spent abroad at a partner institution in China. In their final year students complete an Independent Study Project or Dissertation on an agreed topic in International Management (China) and take further units in management and Chinese language.

Phone: 020 7898 4487

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Learn a language as part of this programme

Degree programmes at SOAS - including this one - can include language courses in more than forty African and Asian languages. It is SOAS students’ command of an African or Asian language which sets SOAS apart from other universities.

This is a 4-year programme. You will spend 3 years studying on campus, taking modules to the value of 4 units in each year. You will normally spend year three overseas in China at a partner institution. In your final year you will complete an Independent Study Project or Dissertation on an agreed topic in International Management.

When selecting optional units, it should be noted that the number of half units taken in Term 1 will need to be equal to the number of half units taken in Term 2, for each year of study.

If selecting a language option at a non-beginner level, please contact languagesandcultures@soas.ac.uk for details of the language placement test prior to the start of Term 1​.

Year One
ModuleCodeUnit valueTermAvailability
Management in China: domestic and international developments 151030003 1 Unit Full Year
Introduction to accounting 151030001 0.5 Unit Term 1
Special Course In Chinese I 155900828. 1 unit Unit
Understanding company accounts and reports 151030002 0.5 Unit Term 2
Quantitative and analytical techniques for managers 151030005 0.5 Unit Term 2
EITHER
ModuleCodeUnit valueTermAvailability
Principles and management of marketing 151030004 0.5 Unit Term 1
OR an approved open option course to the value of 0.5 unit in term 1
Year Two
ModuleCodeUnit valueTermAvailability
Corporate finance and financial accounting 151030006 0.5 Unit Term 2
Managerial accounting 151030007 0.5 Unit Term 1
International business strategy 151030008 0.5 Unit Term 1
Managerial economics 151030009 0.5 Unit Term 2
Qualitative and case study research 151030011 0.5 Unit Term 2
Special Course in Chinese 2 155900829 1 Unit Full Year
EITHER
ModuleCodeUnit valueTermAvailability
International marketing 1: the environment 151030010 0.5 Unit Term 1
OR an approved open option course to the value of 0.5 unit in term 1
Year Three

You will normally spend year three overseas in China at a partner institution

Year Four
ModuleCodeUnit valueTermAvailability
Independent study project in international management 151030016 1 Unit Full Year
Intermediate Chinese for Business and Management 155901409 1 Unit Full Year
OR an appropriate Chinese language course if your year 2 language course was of a more advanced level than Special Course in Chinese 2 (1 unit)
You may also choose courses to the value of 2 units from the list below:
ModuleCodeUnit valueTermAvailability
Financial strategy 151030012 0.5 Unit Term 1
Finance in China 151030013 0.5 Unit Term 2
International human resource management 151030018 0.5 Unit Term 1
Corporate governance 151030017 0.5 Unit Term 2
International marketing 2: global markets 151030015 0.5 Unit Term 2
Contemporary issues in the Chinese economy 151030014 0.5 Unit Term 1
Government and politics of China 153400071 1 Unit Full Year
Taiwan's Politics and International Relations 153400072 1 Unit Full Year
An approved open option course (may be a half unit, two half units, or one whole unit, but must not exceed 1 unit in total)

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Employment

DeFiMS maintains close links with employers in the United Kingdom, its focus regions including China, and elsewhere.  We expect that many of our graduates will move into banking, consulting, media, and other industries.

A Student's Perspective

SOAS is the best place to study the rising economy of China. The Library has an extensive range of books and journals to keep you informed about China’s past, present and future business environment.

Bauhinia Chi Har Lam

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