Taught course

Corporate Communication and Public Affairs

Robert Gordon University · School of Creative and Cultural Business

Entry requirements

Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent.
Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.
International students who do not meet our direct entry requirements for this course can gain additional entry points through our International College at Robert Gordon University.

Months of entry


Course content

Our Corporate Communications and Public Relations degree provides the relevant skills and knowledge required for a career within PR and Public Affairs. Corporate Communications is an essential function within contemporary business environments. This course has been developed in direct response to employers' needs through close consultation with leading practitioners and professional bodies. Regular events provide key networking opportunities and students are encouraged to attend visits to media organisations and other local events which take place through the year.
Our courses are ranked within the top Universities by the Complete University Guide and The Guardian University Tables.

Information for international students

Postgraduate courses normally require an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all 4 components. Some of our courses require a different level of English. Please check our course pages for specific details. Test reports are valid for a period of 2 years and can be used as proof of English for admission if valid on the start date of your course.

Fees and funding

UK students
Distance Learning Part-time £3,410 Stage 1 £3,410 Stage 2 £2,280 Stage 3, Full Time £5,500 entire course
International students
Distance Learning Part-time £3,410 Stage 1 £3,410 Stage 2 £2,280 Stage 3, Full Time £12,100 entire course

For more information, visit our website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
36 months
distance learning
36 months


full time
8 months


full time
4 months

Further details of qualification

This course was developed in response to employers' needs through consultation with practitioners and professional bodies. It is designed for those who are new to the subject and those seeking to enhance their existing levels of professional aptitude. This course is CIPR accredited when completed to Masters level.

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1224 262728