International Business

The international business specialization will prepare you for the growing number of career opportunities in today's global marketplace. This program builds on the core commerce courses and provides a series of international business courses in your fourth year.

Along with our excellent location close to both the Asian and American markets, a major strength of the international business (IB) specialization is the combination of academic course work with language training, direct international experience and cultural awareness.

We provide a creative and interactive learning environment through lectures, case studies, group projects and discussions. In addition, both the faculty and the student body represent a wide variety of cultures and backgrounds that introduces students to many different perspectives in international business.

You can optimize your IB specialization experience in a number of ways:

Possible international career opportunities include:

International business course descriptions can be found in the UVic Calendar.

Applicants should visit admission requirements for further information.