Taught course

Global Media Management

Birmingham City University · Birmingham School of Media

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Entry requirements

You are required to meet one of the following options: • An honours degree from a UK University • A first degree from an overseas university (GPA 3.0 out of 4.0 or average 75% or any other equivalence to the above UK qualification) • Successful passing a Pre-Master’s programme approved by Birmingham City University • Successful passing a Pre-Master’s programme at another UK university/institution with a minimum of 55% average Other qualifications will be considered on a case by case basis.

Months of entry


Course content

If you have a degree in areas such as media, cultural and creative studies, this course is the perfect way to help you move up the career ladder. You’ll develop a critical approach to the ever-changing world of media, exploring the internal and external factors that shape its organisations.

We’ll teach you the management skills needed to successfully run a company and how to plan strategies to prosper in a global economy. The course will help you develop inventive initiatives, helping you become an expert in your chosen field. You’ll be given a solid grounding of the history and theory behind media, ensuring you have a deep knowledge which will stand you in good stead when it comes to employment. Roles within communications, public relations, advertising and media management, both national and international, will be within your grasp once you’ve completed your studies.

Our staff are specialists in their respective fields, bringing a wealth of experience and knowledge, and you’ll also benefit from high-profile speakers who work in the media industry. The course is taught across Birmingham City Business School and Birmingham School of Media, giving you access to a multitude of expertise from both schools and from the world of business.

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Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiry Team
+44 (0)121 331 5595