Advanced Marketing MSc

  • Programme duration: Full-time: 12 months   Part-time: 24 months
  • Programme start: Autumn 2022
  • Entry requirements: You will need 2:1 Honours degree or international equivalent in Marketing or a degree with at least three marketing-focused modules.
Management School master's student enjoying a group conversation in the School's atrium seating

Career prospects

This programme has been designed to increase the employability skills in graduates, specifically, but not limited to the following:

  • Developing professional management, analytical and cognitive skills
  • Allowing the deeper study of cutting edge marketing topics
  • Encouraging the creation of collaborative team working skills
  • Developing an understanding of management and numerous stakeholder relationships
  • Cultivating nuanced thinking around creative strategies for building consumer relationships
  • Engendering a critical view of how marketing can best solve challenges of great social import.

These skills will give graduates a well-rounded outlook on how to best serve the needs of the consumer while balancing moving towards a more sustainable marketing future.

Careers support

From the moment you start your MSc you will have access to a specialist careers team which includes a professionally qualified MSc Careers Adviser and a dedicated International Employer Engagement Officer.

You will also have access to a versatile online careers portal which can be accessed 24/7 on all devices. This innovative careers portal, Handshake, allows you to manage job vacancies, sign up for events and access a wealth of careers information and advice.

Careers and Employability events

Workshops and seminars 

We deliver a wide range of career-related workshops and seminars which provide you with the opportunity to develop employability skills and to prepare for the recruitment process. Sessions include Successful Networking, Creating a Winning CV and Preparing for Assessment Centres.

Careers Fairs

Organised and delivered by the central Careers & Employability Service, the annual career fairs provide you with the chance to meet over 70 recruiters. In addition to this, MSc students can attend virtual global careers fairs via our global talent platform Highered.

Master's Consultancy Challenge

Master's students at the Management School have the opportunity to take part in the ‘We can work it out’ master’s consultancy challenge. Students form several groups and are presented with consultancy problems from a number of organisations.

Companies that have participated in previous years include, PwC, Santander, BAE Systems, Decathlon, Mando and CFC Robotics. Some of these employers are small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs).

Careers software

Masters Maximiser

By completing this short online course students will be better prepared for the recruitment process. They will become a standout candidate, perform strongly at interviews and be able to articulate their values and strengths. Typically taking 3 hours to complete (with the option to save progress) this practical course can be done in one sitting or broken up to fit around a busy schedule. You will receive a personalised downloadable report, providing a framework for further career support.

Find out more about this brilliant resource by watching this video.

Highered

Our global talent platform allows students to apply for top global organisations, search for opportunities and gain access to outstanding masterclasses, careers fairs and resources.

Find out more here.