Entry requirements

Normally a good UK honours degree (minimum 2:2), or international equivalent, in any subject. We will consider your application if you have significant, relevant experience or degree equivalent professional qualifications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Public Relations, this course will prepare you for a career in the energetic world of public relations.

You’ll learn how to write successful press releases and gain a thorough understanding of media relations. As well as PR strategy and campaign planning, you’ll also spend time looking into digital communications and develop skills in both client and media management.

You’ll also explore corporate communications, and spend time learning about crisis management and protecting a brands reputation – critical skills for successful public relations.

Real-life experience beyond the classroom

Regular guest lecturers will give you an insight into the current issues facing the industry today. They’ll also provide you with valuable networking opportunities to build connections with the region’s thriving PR and communications industry.

Spend time working with real clients. You’ll create effective press packs and put your newly acquired PR skills into practice.

This course will also allow you to explore opportunities to intern with a professional agency, gaining first-hand experience and strengthening your professional CV.

Information for international students

International students please visit our website for more information.

Fees and funding

Funding options available, please visit our website.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
courses@mmu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 161 247 6969