Taught course

Media Management

Institution
University of Glasgow · School of Culture and Creative Arts
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The normal standard of admission is at least a 2.1 Honours degree.

You are required to submit an admissions statement of around 500 words explaining why you want to undertake the MSc in Media Management at Glasgow. Please download and use our admissions template for this.

This is in addition to an academic transcript, references, and linguistic proficiency documentation.

If you do not meet the standard academic criteria but have substantial relevant professional experience, you will also be considered for entry to the programme.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Masters in Media Management examines the economic, managerial, legal and cultural frameworks within which media organisations and industries operate. If you are an aspiring or existing media manager, or have a strong interest in the media sector, this programme has been designed for you. It combines advanced-level media and management-related studies with a special focus on media economics and on media and cultural policy.

  • The programme is led by an international expert in media economics. You will be taught by academics from the University’s Centre for Cultural Policy Research, Adam Smith Business School and School of Law, and experienced industry figures will give presentations.
  • In recent years we have had speakers from the BBC, Channel 4, the Financial Times, the UK communications regulator Ofcom, MTV Europe, The Sunday Herald, the Press Complaints Commission and the British Film Institute.

  • You have the opportunity to pursue your own special interests through elective courses and supervised individual research within a dedicated and well-resourced postgraduate teaching and research centre.

Find out more about core and optional courses

Information for international students

Please see the English language Requirements.

This one-year masters programme is eligible for a new, streamlined visa application process: find out more

www.gla.ac.uk/international/visapilot/

www.gla.ac.uk/international/support/

Fees and funding

UK students
Full-time fee: £8450
International students
Full-time fee: £18920

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Further details of qualification

The Masters in Media Management examines the economic, managerial, legal and cultural frameworks within which media organisations and industries operate.

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
Gillian.Doyle@glasgow.ac.uk