Taught course

Strategic Communication and Public Relations

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh · Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Retail

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally possess an honours degree or equivalent from a relevant subject area (e.g. arts, humanities or social sciences). Students without a traditional honours degree may be admitted (subject to interview) to the programme if they have other relevant qualification and appropriate work experience.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This well-established course has a proven track-record in supporting students to achieve their aims. It offers flexibility, enabling you to tailor your learning to your own career aspirations, and the opportunity to learn from tutors with many years of experience in communication and public relations roles and who are widely published and continue to work in professional practice and undertake research.

In today’s complex, crowded, digitally interconnected and global world, those in communication and public relations (PR) roles need not only highly developed technical abilities but also strategic knowledge and competence. This course provides that balance.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-84 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Sally Chalmers
+44 (0)131 474 0000