Global Business Management Excel in today’s global business environment. Fully accredited curriculum that meets the new international competency framework.

General information

Program code
GBMT
Duration
4 Semesters (2 Year)
Credential
Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Academic area
Campuses
Delivery
Full-time

Intake information

Start date Campus
Fall 2019 Barrie
Winter 2019 Barrie

Program description

This program is designed to prepare university and college graduates from a wide range of educational and cultural backgrounds to work as managers in international and domestic businesses of various size. Students develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to manage the human, physical, and financial resources associated with international trade. The first year covers fundamental business knowledge and skills, while more complex international situations and strategic areas are the focus of the second year. The course of study promotes teamwork and leadership skills, and enhances students’ capacity to work effectively in cross-cultural environments.

Accreditation

Georgian is proud to be an accredited partner of the Forum for International Trade Training (FITT), which means our Global Business Management program has been validated for meeting its high standard of industry excellence. Learn more about continuing your studies in international trade.

Georgian College International Business Management partners with FITT

Career opportunities

Graduates of this program are prepared for entry-level management positions in research, marketing, sales, project management, information management, supply chain, and finance. Graduates may work in a broad range of employment settings in all sectors of business and industry, in both domestic and international locations. Graduates may also use their entrepreneurial skills to open their own business or act as consultants.

Admission information

Admission requirements

Post-secondary diploma or degree, or equivalent; education or experience in a business setting is desirable.

Courses

Mandatory courses

  • GBMT 1000 - Communications for Global Business Managers (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 1001 - Management Accounting and Finance (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 1002 - Managerial Economics (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 1003 - Business Statistics and Research Methods (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 1004 - Global Market Entry Strategies (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 1005 - World Geographies and Cultures (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 1006 - Operations Management (Semester 2 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 1007 - Project Management (Semester 2 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 1008 - Global Human Resource Management (Semester 2 / 70 hours)
  • GBMT 1009 - Geopolitics of Trade and Development (Semester 2 / 56 hours)
  • GBMT 1010 - International Financial Management (Semester 2 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 1011 - Global Market Research (Semester 2 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 2000 - Career Management for Global Leaders (Semester 3 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 2001 - International Corporate Responsibility (Semester 3 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 2002 - Innovation in the Global Marketplace (Semester 3 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 2003 - International Marketing Management and Sales (Semester 3 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 2004 - Global Supply Chain Management (Semester 3 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 2005 - Global Business Strategy 1 (Semester 3 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 2006 - Global Management and Leadership (Semester 4 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 2007 - Management Information Systems for Global Business Operations (Semester 4 / 42 hours)
  • GBMT 2008 - Global Business Strategy 2 (Semester 4 / 70 hours)
  • GBMT 2009 - Applied Project – Global Business Management (Semester 4 / 56 hours)