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M.Sc. Online

Football Communications and Digital Marketing (Online)

UCFB x GIS

12 months
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About

It is now essential to understand digital viewing trends, social media audiences and how to plan engaging and effective digital media coverage for an ever demanding fan base. The MSc Football Communications and Digital Marketing (Online) degree from UCFB x GIS is designed for graduates and industry practitioners with a keen interest in football and sport.

Overview

This MSc Football Communications and Digital Marketing (Online) degree from UCFB x GIS is ideal for those who already work, or aspire to work, in senior positions within the sports industry, and offers the flexibility to allow participants to gain a Master's degree qualification around their busy lifestyle. 

By having the opportunity to learn from the comfort of their own home, programme participants will be able to gain a further qualification to enhance their career prospects in a format that offers flexible hours and the chance to dictate their own work-life balance to fit around other commitments.

The programme is available through the UCFB Online Hub, which is accessible on mobile devices including tablets, phones and laptops. The IJCFB Online Hub also has app which you can download to access the programme content. This means you can truly study while on the go and around your other commitments.

Career prospects

The specificity of sport, with its high media coverage and numerous stakeholders, requires managers to have uniquely honed business skills and an in-depth knowledge of the football industry. The programme has been developed for those with aspirations towards senior positions within the core media and marketing departments of football and sports clubs and similar organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Sports Leadership
  • Football Fan Engagement
  • Digital Marketing for Football
  • Multimedia Football Journalism
  • Applied professional project
  • Global Sports Consulting and Analysis (Option)
  • Customer Relationship Management and Analytics in Sport (Option)

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold a 2:1 honours degree or a recognised overseas equivalent. Applicants may be accepted with a 2:2 honours degree (or equivalent) provided that they can otherwise demonstrate a strong profile with 50% or above in their dissertation module. 
  • Professional experience and industry qualifications can be assessed for applicants without the standard entry requirements. All applicants will be provided with an opportunity to be assessed and to discuss their suitability for the programme with the academic team. All applicants are also provided with information relating to student services, with whom they can make contact, should they require additional support or advice as well as information related to appropriate bursaries and funds.

Tuition Fee

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    10950 GBP/year
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  • National

    10950 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10950 GBP per year during 12 months.

Funding

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