Taught course

Advertising and Digital Communication

Dublin Institute of Technology · School of Marketing

Entry requirements

Candidates applying for the Postgraduate Diploma in Advertising and Digital Communications must hold a minimum second class honours bachelor degree (2.2) or higher or equivalent third level qualification in any discipline. Candidates pursuing the creative stream will have to demonstrate creativity at interview.‌‌‌‌‌‌‌

Months of entry


Course content

This programme is dedicated to giving students a rigorous conceptual framework and a systematic knowledge and understanding of the issues that are the forefront of Advertising and Digital Communications theory and practice theory. Students will be provided with an overview of the Irish Advertising Industry and will gain a deep understanding of the operations of a communications agency, both internally and in its business environment. Students will be equipped with skills and knowledge which can be immediately applied, making them work ready and change ready.

One of the key outcomes of this programme is that it gives the students the opportunity to showcase their potential as successful advertising practioners to the invited industry based guests. The student will gain an up-to-date knowledge and understanding of the advertising business with a developed awareness of the emerging business environment, social responsibilities and the need for adaption and change in the advertising area.

Please click here for further information or contact Rosie Hand DIT 402 7127 or Tanya Cawley IAPI 01 6765991.

Information for international students

International Student Office, Dublin Institute of Technology, International Office, DIT, 41 Mountjoy Square, Dublin 1. Find out more at the International Office: Telephone: +353 1 402 4253/ 7844; Email: pg.international@dit.ie.

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Course contact details

Rosie Hand
01 402 7127