Marketing with a Year in Industry BA (Hons) Add to your prospectus

  • Offers study abroad opportunities Offers study abroad opportunities
  • This degree is accreditedAccredited

Key information


  • Course length: 4 years
  • UCAS code: N501
  • Year of entry: 2019
  • Typical offer: A-level : ABB / IB : 33 with no score less than 4 / BTEC : D*D*D
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Career prospects

Many of our former students enjoy a variety of marketing focused roles, including:

  • Marketing Strategist
  • Public Relations Officer
  • Marketing Executive
  • Account Executive
  • Media Assistant
  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Assistant Brand Manager
  • Media Account Executive
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Marketing Specialist
  • Sales and Events Co-ordinator
  • Sales Manager

Our students also succeed in securing graduate level roles in other business areas as well:

  • Area Manager
  • Graduate Business Consultant
  • Internal Sales Engineer
  • Operations Manager
  • Trainee Buyer
  • Business Management Graduate.

Recent employers

With their specialism in marketing our graduates successfully find careers in large organisations, specialist marketing agencies and smaller boutique companies and start-ups.

  • Accenture
  • Aldi
  • Amazon
  • BT
  • Capture Marketing
  • Cisco Systems
  • Elephant Digital
  • Glossybox
  • John Lewis
  • Matalan
  • Mediacom
  • McCann
  • HGA Human Resources
  • One Fine Stay
  • PokerStars
  • Savsé Smoothies
  • Sky
  • Time Inc. UK
  • Tesco
  • Unique Digital

Work experience opportunities

Placements

The Year in Industry is undertaken as part of the four-year sandwich degree programme. You will be supported in finding and applying for a placement in an organisation which could range from a local small and medium-sized enterprise to a global blue chip company-it’s up to you. The year in industry provide you with an edge in a competitive graduate labour market, access to important contacts and could even result in a full-time graduate job with your placement organisation.

The placement year provides an invaluable opportunity to apply your knowledge and skills in a business environment, gaining experience of real responsibilities, projects and goals. Recent year in industry students have undertaken placements in organisations including Walt Disney Studios, Unilever, IBM, L’Oreal and Microsoft.

Internships

Students that are looking secure experience during the Easter and summer breaks can benefit from the Careers and Employability Service’s Liverpool Interns programme that supports first and second year undergraduates obtain Easter and summer internship experience. 

Postgraduate opportunities

Students completing undergraduate degrees at the University of Liverpool Management School often go on to undertake postgraduate programmes. Recent graduates have enrolled in programmes including MSc Marketing and Communications, PhD Management, MSc HRM and Industrial Relations, MSc Accounting and Finance, MA Intelligence and International Security, MSc Project Management and MSc Economics.

Qualifying you for life

As part of your degree you’ll develop a wide range of skills highly sought after by employers. You will also have the opportunity to consolidate your existing talents and learn new skills beyond the core curriculum. The ULMS (University of Liverpool Management School) Extra programme provides extra-curricular activities such as careers workshops covering job applications, interviews and assessment centres, presentations by key graduate recruiters Mandarin lessons. As a Management School student you will be truly prepared for a graduate role in today’s fast paced and ever-changing business world.