International Marketing Management

UCAS codes

Course contact

Theo Tzanidis
0800 027 1000 (44 141 849 4101 outwith UK)

Qualifications and durations

MSc (full-time/part-time)
1–2 years/3 years


Start date(s)

  • February and September

Tuition Fees

In session 2015/16 the Postgraduate Diploma element of this programme carried SAAS postgraduate loan funding for eligible students. Check for 2016/17 loan info.
Build a successful career in international marketing management, working at home or overseas within a variety of business environments.

Please note that this course is recognised as by Scottish Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) for access to postgraduate tuition fee and cost-of-living loans for UK and EU applicants. See the Useful Information section for more details.
An undergraduate degree in any discipline or equivalent.

Applicants with relevant professional experience will also be considered for entry to the course.

International students: in addition to the above, overall IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) and no less than 5.5 in any individual component.

This degree provides you with solid theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in the key areas related to the efficient management of international marketing. It will enable you to be an effective marketing manager within a variety of business environments. The option exists to specialise in particular areas of marketing and business functions, with an emphasis on international themes.

The modules offered will enable you to develop the essential skills and knowledge required to operate a marketing function successfully, with optional modules developing specialist knowledge such as international and global marketing; business to business marketing; and marketing, innovation, creativity and enterprise.

Your Learning

To exit with a Postgraduate Diploma you must pass the taught modules. Most students continue to work towards an MSc and will complete relevant modules and a dissertation. 

Modules include:


  • International Marketing Management (20 credits)
  • International Marketing Communications (20 credits)
  • Managing Financial and Information Resources (20 credits)
  • Marketing, Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship (20 credits)
  • Strategic Management in an International Context (20 credits)
  • Business to Business Marketing (10 credits)
  • Research Methods (10 credits)



To attain the MSc, you will complete an MSc dissertation (60 credits) combining the skills and knowledge developed during the Diploma stage to produce an individual piece of relevant research.
Graduates have a rich diversity of career options and many typically enter management posts in exciting areas including marketing communications, market research, business development, new product development, business to business marketing and brand development. Graduates may also pursue entrepreneurial opportunities on an international basis.
The course was very practical, equipping me with the knowledge and skills which I am now using in my role at Corus. It’s given me a good start and I am looking forward to building a successful career.
Sylvain Baur, International Marketing Management graduate

Useful Information

  • Financial Support

    This course is recognised by SAAS (Student Awards Agency for Scotland) for access to postgraduate loan funding towards postgraduate tuition fees and living costs. Check the SAAS website for details of loan eligibility criteria for UK and EU students.