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Marketing Practice

National University of Ireland, Galway

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
9000 EUR/year
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About

This MSc Marketing Practice programme at National University of Ireland, Galway has been specifically designed to provide recently qualified marketing graduates with professional marketing experience, while allowing Irish companies to develop and enhance their marketing capabilities.

Overview

In the work placement students can seek to focus on a specific area of marketing including digital marketing, brand management, marketing analytics and inside sales, or can seek a general marketing role in a company.

This is made possible by the broad range of companies who apply to take students from this programme every year, from tech start-ups to multi-nationals, across every conceivable sector, located all around the country.  The Marketing Discipline at NUI Galway collaborates with Irish-based companies to define challenging job specifications for students on the programme. 

Career Opportunities

Marketing Practice graduates at National University of Ireland, Galway are highly sought after given the strong reputation of this programme. Graduates build successful marketing careers regionally, nationally and globally in organisations across all sectors imaginable. Recruiting graduates of the programme most recently are Google, Hubspot, SAP, IBM, Salesforce, Oracle, LinkedIn, Facebook, Yahoo, L’Oreal, Glanbia, Tesco, IKEA, AIB, Glaxo Smith Kline, Wayfair, Pathfinder, Smyths Toys and Bord Bia. Many less-well-known but equally dynamic and progressive organisations of all sizes also recruit graduates! Many start in graduate positions and quickly progress  within these organisations. 

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Digital marketing management and implementation;
  • Market research;
  • Event management, particularly trade show planning and participation;
  • Development of promotional material and advertising campaigns;
  • Online marketing, including website maintenance, search engine optimisation and social media management;
  • Database management and direct mail campaigns;
  • Strategic marketing planning, including market segmentation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Normally a Bachelor of Commerce or equivalent business degree, with a high Second Class Honours Grade 2 (minimum grade of 55% average in final degree) or higher (Level 8), and a significant specialisation in Marketing. A requirement of accepting an offer of a place on this programme is that graduates are willing to be placed in a host company anywhere in the country. 

Applications are also welcome from graduates fluent in German, French, Spanish, Italian, Finnish and Nordic languages with an interest in a career in professional sales consulting roles in multinational companies based in Ireland.

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    9000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

 Due to visa restrictions, this programme is not open to Non-EU students

Funding

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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