Entry requirements

You will normally need to have the equivalent of a UK honours degree, at 2.1 level or better in a Communication related discipline such as Media Communication, Corporate Communication, Political Communication, Communications Science, Management, Marketing, Business, English Language, Public Relations, Media Relations, Applied Linguistics, Journalism or in an economics related discipline.

We also welcome applications from graduates who hold a role or have work experience that is relevant to the programme content.

Alternative qualifications and all non-UK qualifications (which are considered equivalent to a UK honours degree) would be subject to approval by the Programme Director.

English Language Requirements

IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in Writing and 6.0 in other bands) TOEFL IBT

88 or above with minimum scores in components:

- Listening and Writing 21
- Reading 22
- Speaking 23

International Baccalaureate Standard Level (Grade 5) Hong Kong use of English AS Level C India Standard XII 70% or above from Central and Metro State Boards WAEC C4-6

Please also consider the entry requirements information available on your relevant country page and on our English language entry requirements page.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Strategic Communication offers a cross-disciplinary education to current or aspiring communication leaders who wish to learn how to design, plan and implement effective and sound communication strategies that fulfil an organisation's mission, vision and long-term objectives.

Through a combination of research-driven knowledge, critical skills, and professional insights, the programme prepares students for a career in business, public and third-sector institutions or in communication consultancy.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

PG Recruitment