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Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Business & Media
International Trade via distance learning
International Trade is a vital component of any modern economy. This Doctor Ph.D. Degree presents the latest economic perspectives on international trade and the major policies employed by governments and businesses in today's global economy. Also, it provides an updated and detailed guide to the mass of procedures and regulations any exporter needs to be familiar with - including shipping documentation, packing, invoicing, credit facilities, and insurance.
The Doctor Ph.D. Degree online via distance learning offers students the highest level of specialization a discipline can offer. More info...
* 45 to 72 academic credits above a Master's program.
* Average Duration: 24 months.
* Program Structure: 70% textbooks + 30% Thesis.
* Admission is open for adults over 27 years of age.
* Master's degree or international equivalent (5 years of study) is required for admission.
Fees include all: Program of study, textbooks, study guide, evaluation and assessment, diploma, and transcript.
Cost per BIU earned postgraduate credit: 130 Euros (170 US$)
Cost per transferred credit from previous education and/or professional experience if required: 20 Euros (25 US$)
45 ... 72 Academic credits
Tuition Fee :Min. 5.850 Euros (7.650 US$) ... Max. 9.360 Euros (12.240 US$).
"The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step." Lao Tzu.
Payment plans are available upon request up to 36 monthly installments. More info...
Doctor Ph.D. Degree
International Trade via distance learning
45 ... 72 Academic credits required for this distance learning degree program.
+ 36 Academic credits - International Trade Online
+ Other additional subjects
+ 18 Academic credits - Research methodology and final project or thesis.
+ 36 Academic credits: International Trade Online
BIU Earned Credits
Credits earned through the completion of academic work at Bircham International University (Reports, Projects and Thesis).
1 BIU Earned Credit = 1 USA Semester Credit (15 hours of learning) = 2 ECTS Credits (30 hours of study).
Courses list (each subject accounts for 3 academic credits):
You may study any subject as an independent online continuing education course. More info...
Postgraduate level continuing education course.
Previous knowledge in this field of study is required.
601INT - International Business
602INT - International Trade
603INT - International Distribution
604INT - International Transport
605INT - Export & Import Operations
606INT - International Business Law
607INT - Electronic Payments Systems
608INT - E-Commerce Solutions
609INT - International Trade Operations
610INT - International Finance & Taxation
611INT - Negotiation
612INT - Risk Management & Insurance
Bibliography: International Trade via distance learning
The corresponding textbooks are included in the fees. Once the fee has been paid, the books may take between two to five weeks to reach your address. Bircham International University offices may inform you at any time of the status of your books. If the book is in English, the required report must be written in English unless you have requested to write it in other language and have gained Bircham International University authorization. More info...
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+ Additional courses may be selected from other modules in the Faculty of Business & Media from Bircham International University if required. This selection must be approved by the Distance Learning University Education Board. For example: International Business.
Research work resources and network - Doctor - International Trade:
ABRACOMEX - Associação Brasileira de Consultoria em Comércio Exterior
ACEB - Associação de Comércio Exterior do Brasil
ACITA - Automated Customs and International Trade Association
ACOCEX - Asociación Española de Profesionales de Comercio Exterior
AICO - Asociación Iberoamericana de Cámaras de Comercio
CREDIMPEX - Association Française des Spécialistes du Commerce International
FCCE - Federação das Câmaras de Comércio Exterior
FITA - Federation of International Trade Associations
FTA - Foreign Trade Association
GEA - Global Ecommerce Association
ICC - International Chamber of Commerce
IFTA - International Trade and Forfaiting Association
INFEBEX - International Federation for the Promotion and Development of Foreign Business and Trade
IT&FA - International Trade and Finance Association
OSCI - Fédération des Entrepreneurs du Commerce International
TIEIT - The Institute of Export and International Trade
WIIT - Association of Women in International Trade
WTO - World Trade Organization
Joining the proper association is the best way to become an updated professional. Bircham International University graduates may join many professional associations. Membership requirements for each association may vary depending on the degree program, specialization and graduate resume en each occasion. BIU can not guarantee membership in all instances. BIU does not intermediate in these procedures. Bircham International University provides a list of available memberships and professional references from each faculty where some BIU graduates may belong. Contact directly the ones you select. More info...
+ 18 Academic credits (Research methodology and final project or thesis. More info...).
Admission requirements: Doctor - International Trade
Bircham International University distance learning degree admission requirements differ depending upon the Faculty and the major of study. There is no discrimination with respect to race, color, sex, beliefs and/or religion. A minimum of 30% of the total number of credits required by any adult degree program syllabus has to be transferred from previous education and/or validated from professional experience in order to gain admission. A maximum of 20% of the total number of credits required by the distance learning degree program can be transferred from professional and life experience. More info...
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Learning outcomes: Doctor - International Trade
The following learning outcomes are compatible with the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) for lifelong learning and continuing education. The EQF directives facilitate acceptance of this course credits by many higher education institution. These learning outcomes are achieved after completion of this course with a passing grade. Better grades will demonstrate higher analysis, evaluation and critical thinking skills. More info...
EQF LEVEL 6. Advanced knowledge and critical understanding.
Outcome resulting from course content assessment and its applicability to problem solving.
The student's ability to combine the different parts of the text and to form a new coherent and harmonic final report will determine the critical understanding of the subject and an advanced knowledge of International Trade. The student written report style, content, and structure play an important role in the assessment and applicability of the knowledge about International Trade to different Business & Media decision making scenarios and problem-solving. More info...
EQF LEVEL 7. Advanced knowledge and critical thinking.
Outcome resulting from written critical thinking and its applicability to problem solving.
The student will contrast and evaluate the learned material with his/her own knowledge and experience to express an opinion about International Trade, to consider the practical application of the key concepts, and to argue the conclusions along the written report. Personal judgments and opinion should be based on sound criteria and must be clearly discussed. More info...
Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Business & Media
International Trade Online
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Doctor Ph.D. Degree - International Trade