About

  • 96% of MSc Marketing Management students are satisfied with the overall quality of their course (PTES 2019)
  • Explore consumer decision-making, marketing communications, branding and customer satisfaction – all within a global context
  • Put what you learn into practice by working on real projects for real businesses to help shape their future success

This highly regarded MSc Marketing Management from University of Derby  will increase your understanding of what marketing is – and isn’t – and how it can be applied effectively and creatively in real-world scenarios.

Career

A widely respected postgraduate qualification, our MSc Marketing Management is a powerful way to set yourself apart in an increasingly competitive job market.

You will benefit not only from a broad training in the key marketing concepts but also from our strong focus on marketing management and leadership skills. It means you can differentiate yourself further still from graduates with general marketing degrees.

Our graduates are now succeeding in senior marketing roles worldwide with companies such as Unilever in Malawi and UBS in Poland. Others are working with leading agencies or have even set up their own businesses.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Marketing Communications
  • Market Analysis 
  • Customer Behaviour 
  • Brand Management
  • Services Marketing
  • Contemporary Marketing Challenges 
  • Independent Study

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description

      Part-time: 2-3 years

  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A degree of at least a 2:2, or equivalent
  • If your first language is not English you will need a proficiency in English 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14700 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

UK fee: £875 per 20 credits

Living costs for Derby

  • 540 - 860 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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