United Kingdom

Aberystwyth University

301–400 th
Arts & humanities 2018
301–350 th
World University Rankings 2018
Reception, Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3FL, United Kingdom

Aberystwyth University

Marketing

If you are interested in a subject that is exciting, dynamic and one that will combine elements of consumer behaviour, psychology, management, human resources and culture, then the Aberystwyth Marketing degree is for you. Our Marketing degree which is taught in one of the top 4 Universities in the UK and the 1st in Wales for student satisfaction (NSS, 2016) will allow you to explore the changing use of information technology and digital media for marketing purposes. Aberystwyth University is accredited CIM Graduate Gateway centre, which means that you can study towards a CIM qualification whilst studying for a degree, or gain exemptions for certain CIM modules. By choosing Aberystwyth, you will be studying in a University that is ranked the top 4 in UK and 1st in Wales for student satisfaction (NSS, 2016), and within the Aberystwyth School of Business which has 90% student satisfaction (NSS, 2016). 96% of undergraduates from the Aberystwyth Business School who graduated in 2015 were in employment or further education six months after graduating (DLHE 2015). Our graduates have been successful in seeking employment as: Marketing Executive, Market Researcher, Advertising Copywriter, Advertising Account Planner, Media Planner, Media Buyer, Public Relations Officers. From the moment you arrive at the Aberystwyth Business School we will work with you to build on your skills and experience to enhance your career prospects. During your time with us you will have the opportunity to get the job experience within the big institutions like County Council as a part of your third year module ‘Employability Skills for Professionals, which is an amazing opportunity to learn more about the industry sector and network with the potential future employers. You will have an opportunity to undertake a work placement or internship through the AberForward scheme, which is a paid internship within Aberystwyth University. As well as take a Year in Employment (YES) placement, which is a yearlong payed internship within the external industries between your second and third year. We have a dedicated team within the Careers Department to advice, and help you during both your application period and during your placement. Moreover, you can work and network with employers from a range of national and multi-national companies through our visiting speaker programme, and take part in International Exchange Programmes.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-24
  • Location
    Main Site (Aberystwyth),Aberystwyth
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,000
  • England Year 1 £9,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,000
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,000
  • Wales Year 1 £9,000
  • International Year 1 £13,200