Marketing, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • English
    Language

About

This course offers students the opportunity to understand traditional and contemporary marketing philosophies and theories adopted by practitioners, based on knowledge gained from academic research and industrial practices.

The programme will develop critical and creative skills, procedural thinking and expertise that enable students to generate, implement and evaluate organisational activities that satisfy the requirements of their employer and the customers.

Aims

- MSc Marketing is designed for anyone wishing to become a marketing professional or planning to undertake research in an academic, consultancy or commercial setting.

- Those with little or no marketing experience will appreciate the breath of management subjects covered in the degree, specifically how marketing fits within organisation practice.

- This programme offers an excellent preparation for a career in marketing or associated fields and in a myriad of organisations employing marketing professions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

- Consumer Behaviour

- Marketing Principles

- Strategic Marketing Management

- Marketing Communications

- International Marketing

- Business Planning

- Understanding Business and Management Research

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description

      15 months full-time (January intake)

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

A 2:2(or above) UK Honours degree, or an equivalent internationally recognised qualification, in a related or non-related subject. 

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Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

Applicants with non-degree qualifications who have relevant work experience (minimum 2 years full-time) will be also considered.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    16200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16200 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    9750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9750 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1000 - 2600 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Our graduates who register for a postgraduate course or research programme on a self-funding basis will be eligible for a 15% discount on their tuition fees. They may also be able to claim additional scholarships towards postgraduate study: for more information visit our scholarships, studentships and bursaries page.

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