About Fees Study Entry Prospects How to apply Faculty of Business, Law and Politics MSc in Advertising and Marketing Postgraduate - Taught MSc Open for admission in 2019/20 Open for admission in 2020/21 Start in September Full time MSc 1 year How to apply About the course This programme is accredited by the Chartered Insitute of Marketing and equips you with the skills to choose, design, implement and evaluate creative strategies for different audiences. This MSc gives you the opportunity to pitch ideas to creative agencies or businesses as part of live projects, giving you invaluable real-life experience. You gain the skills to select the appropriate media channels to communicate messages for the best impact with different target audiences. With a firm grounding in general marketing principles, you will be uniquely placed to overcome potential tensions between the creative and the practical to produce innovative solutions that meet budgets and timescales. What you'll study You will develop key professional and research skills, as well as an understanding of ethical business practice. You will also undertake a final research project, which can be either a dissertation or a business-based project. Modules include Marketing Management in Action This module aims to develop the marketing knowledge and skills to manage in any organisation with intercultural contacts. You'll showcase your understanding of marketing management through a marketing plan based on real case studies. Buyer Behaviour and Ethics Advertising Management Develop the knowledge and skills to manage advertising in any organisation with intercultural contacts. The advertising planning process will give you practical experience through live projects from different industries. Interactive Integrated Marketing Communications and Digital Marketing IMC combines and integrates all relevant elements of an organisation's communications to increase their effectiveness. On this module, you'll develop an integrated approach to digital marketing and social media, working with real businesses to develop essential digital and employability skills. Campaign and Media Planning Events Marketing Public Relations This module provides an understanding of the varied nature and functions of PR. You'll develop your analytical, critical and ethical skills to deal with specific PR realities. And you'll make complex strategic and tactical decisions to create or influence PR strategies. Research Project Our teaching staff Dr Ahmed Shaalan Danny Lowensberg Dr David R Harness Dr Dianne Dean Dr Haseeb Shabbir Paul Rhodes Dr Wen-Ling Liu Come to an open day Grab a prospectus Where you'll study The location below may not be the exact location of all modules on your timetable. The buildings you'll be taught in can vary each year and depend on the modules you study. Hull Campus Click to view directions on Google Maps Get in touch Admissions +44 (0)1482 466850 International Enquiries Related courses MSc in Marketing Management Marketing research degrees Hull Executive MBA (EMBA) Fees and funding Home/EU: £8,830 A new system of postgraduate loans for Masters degrees in the UK are now available. They provide up to £10,609 for full-time and part-time taught and research Masters courses in all subject areas. For more information, visit our Postgraduate Loans page. The fees shown for Home/EU are for 2018/19 entry. The fees for 2019/20 have not yet been confirmed, and may increase. International: £15,600 International applicants may need to pay a tuition fee deposit before the start of the course. Visit our tuition fee deposit page for more information. Graduate Studentship The University of Hull is pleased to offer graduates progressing from undergraduate to postgraduate taught study a £1,000 studentship towards the cost of their tuition fees. Find out if you’re eligible by visiting the University of Hull Graduate Studentship page. International Scholarships and Bursaries For a list of all scholarships and bursaries for international students, please visit the International Scholarships and Bursaries page. We also offer an International Studentship Scheme Discount of up to £3,500. UK and EU Scholarships and Bursaries The University offers a range of scholarships to help you with your studies. For more information, please visit the UK and EU Scholarships and Bursaries page. “Completing a real project – like the advertising and media brief – as part of a team was really rewarding and also meant we all used our strengths to benefit the project." Sarah Tunnard, MSc Advertising and Marketing “The Business School looks after the future of its graduates by linking studying with work experience, enabling them to gain valuable insights and contacts.” Olufisayo Adedeji, MSc Economics and Business Marketing at Hull gives you a strong foundation of core marketing skills as well as an insight into new trends. Our MSc programmes are accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing, giving you a competitive edge for a career in marketing. Learn with state-of-the-art business software in our inspiring Grade II listed buildings. Find out more We are a leading UK business school with internationally recognised accreditations. Find out more Entry requirements The programme is designed for graduates from any discipline with a strong interest in the principles and practices of advertising and marketing. However, we do recommend that you have a basic knowledge and understanding of this area or business studies. You will have a minimum of a 2:2 Honours degree or equivalent, one academic reference and a good command of English. International students If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level. This course requires academic IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here. If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses. Visit your country page to find out more about our entry requirements. Future prospects This programme prepares you for a career in a variety of areas, including advertising, marketing and public relations. Careers support is available from the Student and Graduate Centre for Professional Success which is the central point of contact for connecting students and business. Bringing together employability activities from across Hull University Business School, it offers support such as mentoring, CV writing workshops, and help with working with business through a year in industry or short-term internships and projects.