MSc International Management and Business Communication with Marketing

The course

Delivery
Full-time, Part-time, Per course
Course type
Taught
Location
Edinburgh
Entry date
September

Contact

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September 2021 Entry

The deadline for applications from Scottish and RUK students is 31st August 2021. For EU and overseas applicants, we guarantee to consider applications submitted by the 8th August 2021. Applications from EU and overseas applicants received between 9th and 31st August 2021 will be considered, where possible, for September 2021 Entry.

Overview

The MSc International Management and Business Communication with Marketing programme concentrates on developing professional communication skills in business and marketing contexts, as well as an understanding of intercultural and international business and marketing issues. 

The structure of the programme is designed to provide graduates with access to a range of professions and managerial careers within businesses engaged internationally, but in particular in the area of marketing. 

Alongside the practical skills and knowledge acquired, students will also engage in independent research, providing a potential route to research training in cognate disciplines at a higher level.

Course content

Semester 1 (Sept  - Dec) Semester 2 (Jan -April)
International Business Context International Marketing
Marketing Business Economics
Business Communication Research in International Business Communication
Option Option

Optional courses Semester 1

  • Contemporary Consumers
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Operations Management
  • Work Culture and Organisations
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Business Models
  • International Politics
  • Cross-Cultural Perspectives
  • Intercultural Communication in the Workplace
  • Performing Identities: Festivals and Global Heritage

Optional courses Semester 2

  • Managing Diversity in Business
  • Human Resource Management
  • Branding and Communications
  • Project Management
  • International Trade Law
  • Issues and Trends in Tourism
  • Intercultural Perspectives on Sustainable Development

Entry requirements

Good (first or second class) Honours degree, or its non-UK equivalent, from a recognised British or overseas university.

English language requirements

Non-native speakers of English must provide evidence of their English language ability. This must be IELTS, or equivalent, of 6.5 (with no element below 6.0).

Applicants with a degree in a directly related area and/or relevant professional experience and language background should contact us for an informal assessment of suitability as a candidate

Fees

Tuition fees for entry
Status Full-time Part-time Per course
UK £7552 £3776 £944
Overseas £16728 £8364 £2091

Footnotes

  1. Your residency 'status' is usually defined as the country where you have been ordinarily resident for the three years before the start of your course. Find out more about tuition fees.
  2. Fee per course (module). Refer to the Course Content to see how many courses comprise the full programme.
  3. Overseas includes applications from European Union countries who do not hold Pre-Settled or Settled status in the UK. Read more about the application process for EU nationals.

Scholarships and bursaries

We aim to encourage well-qualified, ambitious students to study with us and we offer a wide variety of scholarships and bursaries to achieve this. Over £6 million worth of opportunities are available in fee and stipend scholarships, and more than 400 students benefit from this support.

View our full range of postgraduate scholarships.