M.Sc. On Campus

Media Management

Queen Margaret University

12 months
13500 GBP/year
5500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This MSc Media Management at the Queen Margaret University is particularly aimed at people interested in, or working in, management careers in international media industries, as well as advertising, festivals, marketing, PR and media relations.


The only such degree in Edinburgh, it is international in outlook and engages with new technological and business developments such as the impact of digital distribution on media industries, or the global significance of social media platforms. It also has strong links with major international media and creative organisations.

This innovative and dynamic new MSc Media Management at the Queen Margaret University develops an understanding of media businesses and the global environment in which they operate. It brings together a study of media industries with an analysis of management processes, drawing on a wealth of academic and industry expertise to equip you with the skills required to pursue a career managing in the media and creative industries.


You will be qualified for a broad range of management positions within a wide spectrum of media and communications organisations. Graduates will be prepared for pursuing careers across the creative industries in areas such as media production, journalism, public relations, advertising, and media relations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Media Theory and Media Campaigning
  • Strategic Communication Planning and Digital Practice
  • Digital Communication Portfolio
  • Research Methods
  • Strategic Management
  • Contemporary Issues in International Management
  • Introduction to Management Accounting and Finance
  • International Marketing
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • New Business Development
  • International leadership Power and Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

A UK honours degree or equivalent OR significant work experience in media industries

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5500 GBP per year during 12 months.


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