Published: 29 April 2020

Top jobs with a degree in marketing

Invest in your professional development and secure your dream career with one of our progressive marketing courses.

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Marketing students
Our courses will provide you with essential knowledge and skills, as well as offering informed support and guidance to assist you in your studies.

Digital Marketing and Channel Management MSc

This specialist course will provide you with the theoretical knowledge and hands-on skills employers are looking for from a digital marketeer. Accredited by The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) you’ll gain the knowledge to create marketing communication campaigns for the ever-changing digital landscape and more traditional channels.

You’ll have the opportunity to take a year’s professional placement or spend a semester studying abroad and could be looking at a future career in any number of exciting jobs, including:

  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • Social Media Marketing Manager
  • Marketing Manager or Director
  • Digital Marketing Strategist
  • Brand and Product Manager
  • Content Marketing Manager
  • E-commerce Channel Manager
  • Digital business development

International Marketing MSc

This course will give you the skills to navigate and understand the unique responsibilities that marketing professionals face in our ever-changing, globalised world. Run by the Department of Marketing and Retail Management and holding multiple accreditations, this course will help you become familiar with the strategies used in international marketing and the implications these can have.

Acquire valuable European experience by working or researching abroad, and look forward to a career in one of the following possible jobs:

  • Marketing Manager or Director
  • International Marketing Manager or Director
  • International Marketing Coordinator
  • Market Researcher
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Search Marketing Strategist
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Brand Manager
  • Digital Analyst
  • Media Buyer / Planner
  • Portfolio Marketing Manager
  • Product Manager

Strategic Marketing MSc

Distinctive in its focus on digital marketing and social media, which will give you advanced understanding of contemporary marketing principles, our Strategic Marketing MSc will help you get into whichever marketing specialism you aspire to. Accredited by the CIM and AACSB, you can tailor your course to suit your career by choosing from a variety of modules including global strategy, marketing analytics and more. 

“My course includes modules in Social Media and Digital Marketing, topics that are becoming more and more important in the digital era. The assessment of my subject consists of group coursework and crowdfunding projects rather than just individual coursework and examinations.”
Candice Jin, Strategic Marketing MSc

You can choose to apply for a professional placement year, enabling you to spend time working in the industry, or work or study abroad with an Erasmus+ grant. Future jobs may include:

  • Strategic Marketing Manager
  • Marketing Manager or Director
  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • Marketing and Brand Strategist
  • Brand and Product Manager
  • Content Marketing Manager
  • Management Consultant

Discover more about our business, marketing and management courses and what it’s like being a student at Surrey.

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