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Marketing Management, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #701 (QS) ,
The Marketing Management programme at Bournemouth University is delivered by the AACSB-accredited Business School, an accreditation which places us within the top institutions globally for business degrees. Less than 5% of business schools worldwide have attained this hallmark of excellence which recognises a focus on excellence in all areas, including teaching and student learning.

About

This course is delivered by the AACSB-accredited Business School, an accreditation attained by fewer than 5% of business schools worldwide. It recognises our focus on excellence in all areas.

In a world where your brand sits among millions and it seems your consumers would rather talk about you than to you, it is vital that marketing practitioners stay ahead of the game. Marketing is arguably at the centre of all business activity.

This Master’s degree is a conversion course – ideal for graduates who would like to change subjects or career direction.

Incorporating specialist units which explore contemporary issues for today’s marketers, the course is complemented by broader management units to advance your leadership and management skills.

You will develop your appreciation of the relationship between marketing and the wider sphere of the organisation, and heighten the demand for your insights in the industry. The course will cover omnichannel strategy & supply chain management, marketing communications, brand management as well as sustainability and social marketing.

Today’s emphasis on new media marketing means that most marketers are not solely communicating with a local or even national market. Learning in an environment which brings together staff and students from all over the world will give you the edge in the industry to be a future leader in your area of expertise.

You will also have the option to complete a 30-week work placement.

Careers

This course gives you the opportunity to learn in an environment which brings together staff and students from all over the world, which will provide you with the edge in the industry to be a future leader in your area of expertise.

Our Marketing Management graduates go on to roles such as:

  • Accounts Assistant
  • Assistant Buyer
  • Business Management Trainee
  • Coordination Officer

Accreditation

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership Essentials
  • Marketing & Strategy
  • Managing People
  • Omnichannel Strategy & Supply Chain Management
  • Marketing Communications & Brand Management
  • Sustainability & Social Marketing
  • Research Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • There is no formal deadline to apply for taught postgraduate courses with us, but we recommend that you submit your application as soon as possible. 
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description
      • September: 12 months
      • January: 16 months 
      • 2 years full-time with optional 30-week placement
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

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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

The normal requirements for embarking upon a postgraduate taught degree are:
  • A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject, or equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14750 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9500 GBP per year 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.
Tuition fees during your placement year (if applicable): £850.

Living costs for Bournemouth

  • 700 - 1000 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

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