Show as: Mobile

MSc Strategic Marketing (Online)

Imperial College Business School
Program overview
2 years
Part time
Master's degree
Scholarships available
Start dates
September 2022

September 2023

September 2024

Program description

MSc Strategic Marketing (Online)

It's clear that the marketing landscape has shifted and evolved - but have you as a marketing professional and leader?

Future you is the leader who will solve the marketing challenges of tomorrow. Transform yourself with our MSc Strategic Marketing (online, part-time) programme into an industry trailblazer with a deep understanding of marketing from a strategic perspective.

We will equip you with the skills and confidence to make the decisions that will transform your company's marketing activity, add real value to your organisation, and in turn advance your career.

Our MSc Strategic Marketing (online, part-time) will enable you to graduate with the same programme certification as our top-ranked MSc Strategic Marketing (on campus) programme, without interrupting your career. The online format enables you to study from anywhere in the world; distance will be no barrier to achieving your Master’s and advancing your career.

Admission requirements

To apply for MSc Strategic Marketing, you should have a First or Upper Second Class Honours undergraduate degree from a recognised university (or international equivalent) in a discipline such as:

  • Business Management
  • Marketing
  • Economics
  • Psychology
  • Media and Communications

Whilst there are no specific 'A' Level criteria for admission to MSc Strategic Marketing, you should be aware that some companies have very strict grade requirements for their graduate programmes. Therefore, we strongly recommend that when you are considering your career options, you research the entry requirements of any companies you are interested in working for.

MSc Strategic Marketing (online, part-time)- We may consider candidates applying to MSc Strategic Marketing (online delivery, part-time) with non-traditional qualifications and backgrounds, on the basis of highly relevant work experience or demonstrated interest. Applicants with up to ten years' work experience are encouraged to apply to the programme, which is well suited to working professionals given the online, part-time study format. Applicants with more than ten years' experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Prerequisite knowledge requirements

MSc Strategic Marketing is not a highly quantitative programme and is open to graduates from a variety of disciplines but candidates are expected to be familiar with a basic knowledge of maths before the start of the programme. Successful candidates will be provided with access to online primer courses in basic quantitative skills and accounting to prepare you for the programme from July onwards. Please familiarise yourself with the online primer content prior to applying so that you are clear about the topics you will be covering in the early stages of the programme.

Although there are not specific quantitative prerequisites, it is useful for the selection committee to have an understanding of the level of your experience to date. You should use the Quantitative Experience Statement on the application form to list the most advanced quantitative courses that you have taken in your academic career to date and to provide brief examples of the relevant topics covered by the course.

Most applicants meet the requirement in one of the following ways:

  • IELTS (academic): A minimum score of 7.0 with minimum scores of 6.5 in all elements. The IELTS indicator test will be accepted for admissions to the 2020/21 academic year.
  • TOEFL iBT: A minimum score of 100 overall with minimum scores of 22 in all elements. The ETS at Home test will be accepted for admission to the 2020/21 academic year.
  • Duolingo English Test: 125 Overall with no less than 115 in any band score.
  • Degree studied in and awarded by an English-speaking country and English language assessed to be proficient via Kira Talent video interview.

Does this course require proof of English proficiency?

The TOEFL® test is accepted by 10,000+ universities and higher education institutes in over 150 countries. Book your test today!

Learn more Advertisement

Program content

The core modules build rapidly on your previous experience, while introducing new and challenging disciplines. You will explore essential marketing topics and acquire the skills to be an effective strategic marketer in all areas of the profession.

Your core modules begin when you commence the programme in September. Modules taught across the first year will give you a broad commercial understanding as a foundation for the focused study of marketing. Modules taken in the first term of the second year will equip you with practical tools for the application of marketing strategies.

Your journey throughout the core modules will encourage you to consider how the skills you’re gaining in the classroom can be implemented in real-time to your role and organisation.

  • Marketing Analytics
  • Digital Marketing
  • Strategic Market Management
  • Applied Strategic Marketing
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Market Research
  • Strategic Brand Management
  • Finance and Pricing Strategy
  • Services & Customer Relationship Management

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please visit the institute website for more information.

Tuition fees

The cost of tuition for this program is £30,500 for all students.

Career opportunities

Graduates are typically employed in a variety of sectors in roles such as:

  • Account Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Digital Executive
  • Analyst
  • Digital Strategist
  • Product Manager
  • Associate
  • Market Intelligence Executive
  • Senior Analyst
  • Audit Associate
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Strategy and Insight Executive
  • Brand Manager
  • Technology Consulting Analyst

Graduate career information is based off students who studied the MSc Strategic Marketing (on-campus, full-time) programme.

Contact school

Want to know more about this program, MSc Strategic Marketing (Online)? Fill out the following form and include any questions you have. This information will be sent directly to the school, and a representative will respond to your enquiry.

Currently living in *
Nationality *

About this institute

Imperial College Business School

At Imperial College Business School, we offer a range of programs to inspire intelligent and creative minds from a diverse range of backgrounds to be the world’s future business leaders. As part of Imperial College London, a global leader in...

Read more about this school

Contact info

Imperial College Business School

Imperial College Business School
Imperial College London South Kensington Campus
SW7 2AZ London
United Kingdom

 Show phone number

Contact school

Want to know more about MSc Strategic Marketing (Online)? Fill out the following form and we'll pass your details on to a representative from the school, who will respond to your enquiry.


Be the first to write a review!