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Corporate Communications and Public Affairs

Robert Gordon University

12 months
14130 GBP/year
6180 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The CIPR accredited MSc Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Master’s degree from Robert Gordon University provides you with the practical skills and relevant academic knowledge to ensure you will be capable of operating in a strategic communication role on graduation.


The MSc Corporate Communications and Public Affairs course from Robert Gordon University, has been designed in collaboration with leading practitioners to ensure it is relevant for today’s employers and industry. 

With a highly practical focus, you will have the opportunity to undertake a four-week professional industry placement in a real organisation, attend industry events, hear from professionals, take part in workshops and visit media and communication organisations. This will ensure you will have both the theoretical and practical knowledge and skills for a successful career.

Job Prospects

On successful completion of this course, you will be provided with a wide range of career opportunities within the wider Corporate Communication industry. Example fields include corporate communication, media relations, public relations, public affairs and role within internal communication and crisis management consultancies.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Marketing Strategy
  • Commercial And Corporate Film-Making
  • Media Industries
  • Politics and the Media
  • Public Relations Theory And Practice
  • Strategic Digital Communications

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines are agreed for individual courses. Make sure you apply in time to be sure of your chance of a place.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any subject area.
  • Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • Applicants who successfully achieve the RGU Pre-Masters Graduate Certificate Creative and Cultural Business are also eligible to apply or this Masters.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14130 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14130 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    6180 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6180 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU Students - £6,180 entire course

Part Time All Students:

  • £3,710 Year 1
  • £3,710 Year 2
  • £2,480 Year 3

Living costs for Aberdeen

729 - 1069 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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