This vocationally orientated degree combines business management with contemporary marketing theory and practice. It is professionally accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing.
Topics covered include global marketing, consumer behaviour, management and organisation, and growth in a globalised economy.
An optional year studying or working abroad boosts your employability.
You gain significant real-world business experience and benefit from our strong links with globally recognised companies, preparing you for a career in management or as an entreprenuer.
You will study in our dedicated £45m city-centre Business School building in Newcastle's business district.
The quality of the marketing degrees at Newcastle is recognised with a top ten ranking in The Complete University Guide 2014.
This degree has been approved and accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM).
It also meets the qualification entry criterion for the CIM's Chartered Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing.
This means employers will recognise the quality of your qualification, boosting your employability when you graduate.
You may choose to spend the year between Stages 2 and 3 on an optional 12-month placement abroad. You can spend this time working or studying in the UK or Europe.
Our current interns are mainly acting as marketing assistants or assistant brand managers, many within large multinational corporations, undertaking projects which include:
Newcastle University Business School has excellent links with industry and professional bodies, providing exposure to future employers.
Each year we award prizes, sponsored by major firms and professional bodies, to outstanding students to commend their dedication. We also regularly welcome guest speakers from industry.
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