Marketing with Study Abroad Year at University of Southampton - UCAS

Course summary

Top 5 in the UK for Marketing and 3rd in the UK for Graduate Prospects (Complete University Guide, 2023) If you want to pursue a career in marketing, our Institute of Data and Marketing (IDM) accredited degree will give you an edge in the job market. Explore marketing techniques for the digital age. You'll learn how to integrate recent developments in big data with traditional approaches. You'll also gain practical experience whilst spending a year abroad studying at one of our international partner institutions with the opportunity to learn new skills and enhance your employability. The study abroad year is a unique opportunity to experience another culture, improve your language skills and enhance your CV. With this marketing course, you can: • gain hands-on experience by designing and running a live digital campaign for real business • benefit from the knowledge of guest speakers who are marketing leaders in small, medium and large UK companies • learn how to use consumer data to make effective marketing decisions - a skill that recruiters consider important • develop an understanding of how to measure the success of marketing efforts in different types of companies • get skills in related topics such as accounting, analytics and strategy • learn how to use the latest marketing software and tools You can also take this course with a paid industrial placement year and gain valuable industry experience.


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Assessment method

We'll assess you using dissertations; essays; individual and group projects; written exams

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Institute of Data and Marketing

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We welcome applicants with other qualifications eg. European Baccalaureate. You will be expected to attain an equivalent standard to the A level applicant. For more details on the suitability of your qualifications or foundation programme please contact the Faculty of Social Sciences Admissions Team at [email protected]

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English language requirements

English Language proficiency for international students: All programmes at the University of Southampton are taught and assessed in the medium of English (other than those in modern foreign languages). Therefore, all applicants must demonstrate they possess at least a minimum standard of English language proficiency. For more information on the University of Southampton’s English Language entry requirements, please see the English Language Proficiency webpage at

Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
International £22300 Year 1
EU £22300 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

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Marketing with Study Abroad Year at University of Southampton - UCAS