University of Edinburgh Business School

University of Edinburgh


The programme provides students with a critical appreciation of marketing through a comprehensive range of academically grounded courses; students are provided with an in-depth understanding of the theoretical foundations of marketing alongside current and emerging practitioner applications in many areas such as marketing management, the analysis of marketing decisions, consumer behaviour, and marketing research methods; the programme's flexible structure allows students to study aspects of marketing related to their interests such as marketing communications, product and brand management and international marketing.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or equivalent with an excellent or very good classification from a good university in business and management-related subjects; candidates with a very good Honours degree in other disciplinary areas will be considered for entry into the programme provided that they have studied a degree with some marketing content; applications from mature students with significant marketing management experience or acceptable professional qualifications will be considered on an individual basis; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 7.0 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 100 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE(A) 67 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade B or CAE grade A.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include examinations, assignments, presentations or continuous assessment.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 13,700 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 19,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Edinburgh Edinburgh EH8 9JU Scotland

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MSc Admissions Team
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0131 650 9663