Taught course

Advertising and Public Relations Management

De Montfort University · De Montfort University

Entry requirements

You should hold a good Honours degree or overseas equivalent in any subject. Applications from mature students with significant business experience will be considered on an individual basis.

English Language requirements

If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available at DMU both before and during the course, if required.

Months of entry


Course content

This course will equip you with the in-depth knowledge, the specialist skills, the critical understanding and the confidence required for a successful management career in the fast-moving and highly competitive Advertising and Public Relations (PR) professions. The course is suitable for students with or without previous marketing experience and/or qualifications.

  • Boost your earning potential
    95% of our postgraduate students are in further education or full-time employment six months after completing their course (DLHE 2014/15)
  • Design your course
    Tailor the course to your career aspirations by choosing from a range of modules
  • Learn about the latest developments in marketing
    Gain the knowledge to understand the key marketing issues facing organisations and to embark on a career in marketing communications
  • Personal and professional development
    You will have the opportunity to develop both personally and professionally, which will help you to succeed in any marketing position, and in a wider lifelong learning framework

Information for international students

Normally required to have IELTS 6.5 including 5.5 in each component or equivalent.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

At DMU, we are committed to helping our graduates enhance their careers and personal development through further study.

Vice-Chancellor’s 2020 Scholarship
Up to 50 per cent of tuition fees offered to Home/EU DMU alumni for students who wish to continue their studies at DMU by enrolling on a Postgraduate taught course. For more information visit our Vice-Chancellor’s 2020 Scholarship page.

International Scholarships
Find out about available scholarships and country specific fee discounts for international students.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
16 months
distance learning
16 months

Course contact details

Faculty of Business & Law
+44 (0)116 250 6070