Bachelor of Science International Management (Japan & Korea)

Provided by Ngee Ann Academy


Awarded by SOAS University of London

Course introduction


SOAS University of London is the world’s leading institution for the study of Asia, Africa and the Near and Middle East.

Bachelor of Science International Management (Japan & Korea) is taught and awarded by SOAS University of London. In this programme, students will gain specialist knowledge of business and management in Japan and Korea including modules in accounting, finance, managerial economics, marketing, corporate governance, research methods and international business strategy, as well as a deep understanding of the regions history, culture and language.


  • World’s leading institution for the study of Asia, Africa and Middle East.
  • World’s Top 200 for the teaching in the 2019 Times Higher Education world University Rankings
  • Ranked 8th globally in development Studies by QS World University Rankings 2019.

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

Introduction to Accounting (15 credits)
Management in Japan and Korea: Domestic and International Developments (30 credits)
Organisational Behaviour (15 credits)
Quantitative and Analytical Techniques for Managers (15 credits)
Principles and Management of Marketing (15 credits)
Principles of Management (30 credits)

International Business Strategy (15 credits)
Managerial Economics (15 credits)
Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility (30 credits)
Qualitative and Case Study Research (15 credits)
International Marketing 1: The Environment (15 credits)
International Relations of East Asia (30 credits)

Independent Study Project in International Management (30 credits)
Finance in Japan and Korea (15 credits)
Contemporary issues in the Japanese and Korean economies (15 credits)
Financial Strategy (15 credits)
Corporate Governance (15 credits)
International Human Resource Management (15 credits)
International Marketing 2: Global Markets (15 credits)

Entry Requirements

General Entrance Requirements for Admission:

  • 17 years or older at time of registration with the University; AND
  • Satisfy course requirements in English; AND
  • Three approved *GCE ‘A’/H2 level subjects that are at least grades B, C, C; OR
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma of 28 points overall; OR
  • Polytechnic diplomas with a Grade Point Average of ≥ 2.6.
  • Exemptions will be assessed upon application.
Applicants who do not meet the above requirements will be assessed on a case by case basis.

English Language Requirements
GCE O Level – C5 or better in English, or an IELTS overall score of at least 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band/skill or equivalent score in another recognised test if they obtained their qualification from countries where English is not the standard medium of instruction and/or their first language.

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

Programme Durations: 36 months (full-time)

Intakes: January, May, September

Fees & Funding

  Singapore/PR International
Total Programme Fee S$43,920 S$43,920
Application Fee S$100 S$350
Administration Fee S$200 S$300
Medical Insurance (per annum) S$80 (optional) S$80 (compulsary)
Student Development Workshop S$300 S$300
Student Pass Processing Fee - S$30 nett
Student Pass Issuance Fee - S$30 nett
Multiple Journey VISA - S$30 nett

The above fees are subject to prevailing GST, unless otherwise stated