International Management Graduate Diploma
Faculty of Business & Professional Studies, School of Business
More than 1/3 of Canada's jobs relate to international trade. Those who understand the complex, ever-changing requirements and challenges of the global marketplace are in demand.
The majority of this program is completed in Canada at Capilano University, however, as part of completing their master degree, students will spend a six month period of study at our partner institution; the University of Hertfordshire in the United Kingdom.
Master the skills and knowledge you'll need to pursue a global career in business.
Develop a comprehensive understanding of how to do business internationally. Gain confidence while you increase your ability to manage change. Enhance your understanding of cultural differences and learn the adaptability and problem-solving skills you’ll need to operate in a fast-moving, international environment.
At the end of this one-year program, you will not only grow academically but you will have expanded your international networks and drastically improve your career opportunities both domestically and abroad.
Required Courses (Capilano University)
Total credits: 24.00
|INMA 500||International Business Strategy||3.00 credits|
|INMA 505||International and Comparative Human Resource Management||3.00 credits|
|INMA 510||Managing in International Business||3.00 credits|
|INMA 515||Marketing Across Cultures||3.00 credits|
|INMA 525||The Global Economy||3.00 credits|
See Note under Second Year (University of Hertfordshire) for INMA 5XX transfer credit.
|SABA 500||Study Abroad - Business Administration||0.00 credits|
|SABA 501||Study Abroad - Business Administration||0.00 credits|
|SABA 502||Study Abroad - Business Administration||0.00 credits|
|SABA 503||Study Abroad - Business Administration||0.00 credits|
|Choose 9.00 credits from the following list|
|INMA 530||International Business Report||9.00 credits|
|INMA 535||International Business Plan||9.00 credits|
Required Courses (University of Hertfordshire)
Total credits: 12.00
Note: Transfer credit will be given for the following courses and will be listed on the Capilano University transcript as INMA 5XX 12 credits.
|Business Research Methods||3.00 credits|
|Elective (i.e. Global Logistics and Transport, Managing a Small Business, Global eBusiness or Human Resource Mgmt)||3.00 credits|
|Finance for International Business||3.00 credits|
|International Supply Chain Management||3.00 credits|
Total program credits: 36.00
May 2, 2017 - Aug 7, 2018
Course Registration & Waitlisting
Jul 9-20, 2018
Fee Payment Deadline
Aug 27, 2018 4 p.m.
May 1, 2018 - Aug 6, 2019
Note: Dates are subject to change.
Completion of a BBA, Bachelor of Tourism Management, or Bachelor of Communication Studies at CapU with a minimum cumulative GPA (CGPA) of 3.0 in the final 2 years of study; or completion of a NA Business Post Baccelaureate Diploma at CapU with min CGPA of 3.0; or a completed 4 year undergraduate business degree or equivalent from a recognized institution, or a degree equivalent professional qualification with min CGPA of 3.0 in the final 2 yrs of study; or mature students with degree completion.
Capilano English Language Requirement for students whose primary language is not English: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): paper=560, internet=83, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=145, or International English Language Testing System (Academic IELTS)=6.5 overall, and no one score less than 6, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=70, or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=56 or Capilano University EAP 100 and 101 with a minimum B+ grade in each course.
A personal interview will be conducted before acceptance into the program if the student is residing in Vancouver. A phone or Skype interview will be conducted if the student is living outside Vancouver.
2-page letter of intent. Resume or experience summary.
For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University 2018-2019 Calendar (pdf).