Normally a good honours degree (minimum 2:2), or equivalent, in any subject. We will also consider your application if you have significant, relevant experience or degree-equivalent professional qualifications.
Months of entry
The MSc Marketing (Communications) is designed to ensure you will study the latest thinking and techniques within the discipline of marketing communications , as well as specialist areas, such as digital and social media. The course will equip you to be a well-rounded marketing professional, capable of working in a varity of sectors.
This course will develop your skills in marketing processes and procedures, including market research, market planning and strategy and marketing communications and brand portfolio building.
You will be taught by industry professionals and highly experienced tutors, who are able to draw upon their substantial industry experience, bringing lectures to life and offering practical support on student projects.
This course is also approved and accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing and has been developed to meet the demand for skilled marketing communications professionals to work within the ever-changing marketing communications industry.
The programme has excellent professional links nationally and internationally, with Manchester also being recognised as a world leader in digital marketing activity.
During your studies, you will have the opportunity to participate in:
- Industry visits to real companies
- Short term internships with local employers
- Live business projects for real clients
- A live consultancy project for your final dissertation
Open to graduates holding degrees in any subject, this course assumes no prior knowledge of marketing or business and is suitable for UK, EU and international students wishing to progress their academic knowledge of marketing communications. It is also suitable for those who do not have a degree but possess relevant experience.
Information for international students
For more information to support your studies in the UK, including course details, how to apply, and living in the UK visit www.mmu.ac.uk/international
Fees and funding
Please refer to our website to explore all of the possible funding options for postgraduate study.
Qualification and course duration
Further details of qualification
This course is professionally accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing, which means you will be able to gain exemptions from the Institute's professional qualifications.
Course contact details
- Course Enquiries
- +44 (0)161 247 6969