International Business

Vilnius
Professional Bachelor in International Business

Study area: Social Sciences

Study field: Business

Study language: English

Study aim

To prepare the students to become qualified business experts who are able to establish and develop international business enterprises, to manage business operations and projects, applying principles of sustainable development for increasing business competitiveness in dynamic environment of national and global markets.

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Learning outcomes

After graduating from the International Business study programme, a graduate will be able:

  • To apply main theories of economics, management, marketing and other social sciences in the development of a business in international environment.
  • To analyze and evaluate the international business environment and trends of business development for making decisions to increase the competitiveness of international business company.
  • To manage the business operations of an international business (conventional or on-line) or its division based on the sustainable business principles.
  • To create and develop an international business, ensuring responsible staffing by applying effective management and leadership principles.
  • To manage import/export operations of an international business by applying decisions of international marketing and logistics in a creative manner.
  • To create and manage business projects, plan tangible and financial resources for the efficient activities of an international business or its division.
  • To communicate and cooperate in a constructive and ethical way inside the company, with clients and business partners in the multicultural environment.
  • To creatively use contemporary means and sources of information to organize international business operations.
  • To assess personal achievements, responsibly plan the professional career direction, applying knowledge, skills and personal traits for continuous learning.

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Study curriculum

General course units of studies: Business English, Advanced Information Technologies, Personality and Communication Psychology, Sociology, Enterpreneurship and Leadership, Personal Management and Career

Course units of the study field: Globalization and Global Market, Economics, Management,   International Business, Intercultural Communication, Economics for Business Enterprise, Marketing and Marketing Research, Research Methodology in Social Sciences, Quantitative Methods for Business, Business Finance and Accounting, Operations Management and Logistics, Business Information Systems, Human Resource Management, Sustainable Business Development, International Business Law, International Marketing, Import & Export Management, Quality Management, International Trade Financing and Payments, International  Business Strategies, International Business Project Management, Professional Training Practice, Final Professional Practice, Final Thesis

Optional course units for deepening knowledge of the study field:  Doing Business in Europe, Doing Business in Emerging Markets, Purchasing & Supply Chain Management, International Business Networks, E-Business, E-Marketing Elective course units (EUC): are appointed to interdisciplinary studies or educating general competencies from the list of college elective course units.

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Career opportunities

Having acquired the degree of the Professional Bachelor in International Business, the graduates are ready to build their career in companies that are involved in retail/wholesale, import/export, they can work as project managers in large and medium-size international companies, work as project managers, functional heads and specialists in smaller international businesses or open international companies in the industry of their choice.

After graduating from International Business study programme students can continue studies in Lithuanian and foreign higher schools implementing II cycle study programmes. Graduates can also study in accordance with the non-degree study programmes.

Career Center is an SMK department, which provides individual career planning, work/internship search consultations, helps pupils to make independent, related to studies decisions, and for students – to integrate successfully into study process and labour market, coordinates Alumni Club activity and implements monitoring of graduates, communicates with social partners and representatives of the employers, organises seminars, courses and lectures.

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Tuition fee

Tuition fees for EU students

Full-time studies

Per semester

Per year

850 €

1700 €

Tuition fees for NON-EU students

Full-time studies

Per semester

Per year

1400 €

2800 €

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