University of Essex

Marketing postgraduate courses

Enhance your career

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We equip you with skills for the modern workplace. Whether you’re seeking graduate employment or starting your own business, we offer bespoke careers advice and a range of employability options to enhance your CV.

To excel in marketing, you must be imaginative, able to innovate and use initiative to solve business problems, meet objectives and drive profit.

Gain your Masters in marketing from Essex Business School

We develop your creative, strategic and analytical skills to accelerate your career in marketing. You learn how to develop marketing plans and examine the technical, cultural and political aspects of marketing and brand management.

We prepare you for a career in international marketing by combining a community of academics, practitioners and students from around the world, enabling you to experience diverse cultures and ways of working. Your learn from academics at the leading edge of research into the marketing challenges affecting businesses today, making your postgraduate education not only academically rigorous but highly relevant to the world you'll graduate into.

Our degrees

Whether you have a previous business background or are new to studying marketing, we have full and part-time courses to suit your needs.

What our students say

MSc Marketing and Brand Management student Chloe Mongelard believes studying at Essex helped her gain a graduate job with John Lewis.

Essex SU Creative Suite

Student Unions’ Creative Studios

The Silberrad Student Centre at our Colchester Campus features the brand new Students’ Union Creative Studios where you can gain exposure to the type of atmosphere and equipment found in top creative agencies.

You can learn how to use cutting-edge Apple and Adobe products to create professional content and promotional material. The Students’ Union can provide a range of training workshops and tutorials.

Our marketing research in one minute

  • Dr Erik Jacobi

    Dr Erik Jacobi, Lecturer in Marketing, explains how researching advertising strategy benefits our Masters students.



Read our Masters brochure

Our latest Masters brochure offers an overview of all of the postgraduate courses we offer.