BSc (Hons) International Business (Top-Up)

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Extend your business knowledge and learn to become a well-rounded manager, with our International Business Top-Up course in Cambridge.

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You’ve studied business before, and you’re looking for an honours degree which you know will boost your career. Our one-year International Business Top-up is just the course you need.

Study at ARU in Cambridge and gain a full degree in just one year. Extend your knowledge and improve your skill set, while learning about business strategy, economics, sustainability, technology, finance – and more.

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Join our student community and:

  • learn from experienced tutors, who'll provide encouragement and feedback
  • benefit from a Personal Development Tutor from day one, who's there to support you throughout your time at university
  • make full use of facilities including extensive library and IT resources
  • access support, should you need it, with study skills, careers advice, health and wellbeing, and more.


Graduating with a degree in international business will give you the foundation for a career that can cross any sector, industry or location. Our graduates can be found working in the private, public, or third (voluntary) sector – and in industries as diverse as aerospace and defence, beverages, construction, health, management consultancy, pharmaceutical, retail, telecoms, travel and leisure.

At ARU, we work with employers to make sure you graduate with the knowledge, skills and abilities they need. They help us review what we teach and how we teach it. We regularly host employer visits and business events, giving you opportunities to speak with employers and receive guidance on the career paths open to you.

Graduation doesn't have to be the end of your time with us. You might decide to stay at ARU and study for a Masters degree, such as our Master of Business Administration (MBA) or MSc International Business. Take advantage of our Alumni Scholarship and get 20% off your fees.

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