SOAS University of London

School of Finance and Management

BSc International Management (Japan & Korea)(Taught in Singapore) (2019 entry)

Degree is awarded by SOAS University of London & taught at Ngee Ann Academy, Singapore

Select year of entry: 2020 2019

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Overview

duration:
36 months. Students who receive credit exemptions can complete the degree in a shorter period of time.

Fees 2019/20

Singaporean/PR fees:
S$43,920
International fees:
S$43,920


Fees for 2019/20 entrants. The fees are for the total 36 month programme. 
The above fees are subject to prevailing GST, unless otherwise stated.

Entry requirements

A Levels:
BCC
You must be 17 years or older at time of registration with the University; AND Satisfy course requirements in English; AND have three approved *GCE ‘A’/H2 level subjects that are at least grades B, C, C; OR an International Baccalaureate Diploma of 28 points overall; OR Polytechnic diplomas with a Grade Point Average of ≥ 2.6. Exemptions will be assessed upon application. See the 'Apply' tab for further details
IB:
28

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Venue: Ngee Ann Academy, Singapore

Start of programme: 3 Intakes: January, May, September

Mode of Attendance: Full-time

Our BSc International Management (Japan and Korea) programme will enable you to gain specialist knowledge of business and management in Japan and Korea, including modules in accounting, finance, managerial economics, marketing, corporate governance, research methods and international business strategy, as well as a deep understanding of the regions history, culture and language.

The degree is awarded by SOAS University of London but is taught at the Ngee Ann Academy, Singapore.

Why study at SOAS?

  • we're ranked 11 in the UK and 2 in London for Business and Management by the 2019 Guardian University league table 
  • we are home to the largest concentration of Japan specialists outside of Japan and the largest concentration of Korean specialists in Europe
  • we expertly apply theoretical concepts to real issues facing businesses that operate in Japan and Korea
  • as Asian economies continue to expand, knowledge of the language and culture will be a big asset in the world of commerce and international trade
  • you will be joining our thriving community of alumni and academics who have an impact on the world outside of academia
  • you will be able to flexibly structure your programme using our optional modules and/or optional modules from other departments, including the opportunity to learn a regional language
  • we are specialists in the delivery of languages. Your command of a second language at SOAS will set you apart from graduates of other universities

English language requirements: GCE O Level – C5 or better in English, or an IELTS overall score of at least 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band/skill or equivalent score in another recognised test if they obtained their qualification from countries where English is not the standard medium of instruction and/or their first language.

Ngee Ann Academy Contact Details

Phone: +65 6738 2910
Fax: +65 6738 3314
Emailcontactus@naa.edu.sg 

Address: 391A Orchard Road, #25-02A Ngee Ann City Tower A, Singapore 238873.

English language requirements: GCE O Level – C5 or better in English, or an IELTS overall score of at least 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band/skill or equivalent score in another recognised test if they obtained their qualification from countries where English is not the standard medium of instruction and/or their first language.

Key Information Set Data

Structure

YEAR 1

  • Introduction to Accounting (15 credits)
  • Management in Japan and Korea: Domestic and International Developments (30 credits)
  • Organisational Behaviour (15 credits)
  • Quantitative and Analytical Techniques for Managers (15 credits)
  • Principles and Management of Marketing (15 credits)
  • Principles of Management (30 credits)

YEAR 2

  • International Business Strategy (15 credits)
  • Managerial Economics (15 credits)
  • Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility (30 credits)
  • Qualitative and Case Study Research (15 credits)
  • International marketing 1: the Environment (15 credits)
  • International Relations of East Asia (30 credits)

YEAR 3

  • Independent Study Project in International Management (30 credits)
  • Finance in Japan and Korea (15 credits)
  • Contemporary issues in the Japanese and Korean economies (15 credits)
  • Financial Strategy (15 credits)
  • Corporate Governance (15 credits)
  • International Human Resource Management (15 credits)
  • International Marketing 2: Global Markets (15 credits)

Further information on the Programme Modules

Important notice

The information on the programme page reflects the intended programme structure against the given academic session. If you are a current student you can find structure information on the previous year link at the top of the page or through your Department. Please read the important notice regarding changes to programmes and modules.

Teaching and Learning

Teaching & Learning

Learning support and online student resources: SOAS Online Student Services allows students to enrol online, retrieve their exam results and various other SOAS Services.
Students can sign in using their SOAS Student ID and password. This is the same password that students will use for SOAS Student Email access, Course Sign-up and most other SOAS Services.

Teaching staff:

Students will be taught by staff from the School of Finance and Management at SOAS. Full details of the lecturing staff can be found here.

Assessment:

On undergraduate programmes, work is assessed through a combination of examination and coursework. The coursework may take the form of an essay, project or a presentation. The ratio of exam: coursework varies from course to course and students are advised to consult the course handbook for further details.

Access to Results:

Students can access their results through the SOAS Online Student Services using their SOAS Student ID and password.

Academic Appeal Policy and Process:

The University publishes degree regulations each academic session for the next academic session. These are the regulations, policies and procedures that govern SOAS’s degrees. Cohorts would be governed by the regulations that come into force for their year of enrolment. These regulations include the University’s procedure for appealing degree outcomes.  Appeals Procedure (pdf; 217kb)  

Award & Graduation:

Students who successfully complete all academic requirements of the programme will be awarded the Bachelor of Science International Management (Japan & Korea) by SOAS University of London.

Graduating students have a choice to attend the SOAS Graduation ceremonies in Singapore or in London.

Fees and funding

Fees

These fees are for the whole 36 month programme which is taught at the Ngee Ann Academy in Singapore. They are stated in Singaporean Dollars (S$)

Fees for 2019/20 entrants. The above fees are subject to prevailing GST, unless otherwise stated.

Fee Full-Time
Singaporean/PR
Students
International
Students
Total Programme Fee S$43,920 S$43,920
Application Fee S$100 S$350
Administration Fee S$200 S$300
Medical Insurance (per annum) S$80 (optional) S$80 (compulsory)
Student Development Workshop S$300 S$300
Student Pass Processing Fee - S$30 nett
Student Pass Issuance Fee - S$60 nett
Multiple Journey VISA - S$30 nett
Scholarships

For further details and information on external scholarships visit the Scholarships section

Apply

How to apply

Applications are made directly to Ngee Ann Academy:

Entry Requirements:

General Entrance Requirements for admission into Year 1:
  • 17 years or older at time of registration with the University; AND
  • Satisfy course requirements in English; AND
  • Three approved *GCE ‘A’/H2 level subjects that are at least grades B, C, C; OR
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma of 28 points overall OR
  • Polytechnic diplomas with a Grade Point Average of ≥ 2.6. Exemptions will be assessed upon application.
General Entrance Requirements for admission into Year 2:
  • Polytechnic Business and Management related diplomas with a Grade Point Average of >2.6

Applicants who do not meet the above requirements will be assessed on a case by case basis.

English Language Requirements

GCE O Level – C5 or better in English, or an IELTS overall score of at least 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band/skill or equivalent score in another recognised test if they obtained their qualification from countries where English is not the standard medium of instruction and/or their first language.

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