The Business and Marketing programme is offered at University of the West of Scotland. Specialist marketing modules are complemented by a range of general business modules, which help to underpin your marketing knowledge. Economics, accounting, human resource management and law will provide you with the skills required to excel in a marketing career.
You will develop communication skills including presentation techniques, selling and negotiating to prepare you for a wide range of marketing positions.Jobs
Our graduates possess extensive knowledge of marketing techniques and channels as well as a broad understanding of the business environment. UWS Business & Marketing graduates have gone on into project director, sales promotion manager, PR manager, product manager and marketing research specialist roles upon graduation.
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
The BA Business & Marketing allows you to tailor your degree to focus on areas that are related to your future career aspirations including branding, digital marketing, international marketing and market research.
In years 3 and 4 you will deepen your knowledge of marketing principles and spend time with employers, providing marketing support in a live business environment. You will also complete a dissertation on a topic of interest.
For more information, please visit the programme's website.
You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.
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Minimum required score (Grade B2):
C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.
Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.
Ensure that you have copies of all the documents required for your application. These include:
£9,250 per year of study
£9,250 per year of study
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
The Scottish Government does not provide any statutory student funding for international students studying in Scotland.
However, there are several scholarship and incentive schemes available to international students studying at UWS.
StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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