Luxury Brand Management at Glasgow Caledonian University - UCAS

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Course summary

The MBA Luxury Brand Management at GCU London, part of the British School of Fashion, builds on our expertise in the luxury industry. We developed this innovative programme to meet the growing demand for experienced managers who really understand luxury brand management in a global context. Through this course, you'll master the tools and strategies of the global luxury market, launching your successful career in this fascinating industry. Luxury markets are becoming more competitive, more complex and more polarised; with the relevant, up-to-date industry knowledge you'll acquire in this programme, you'll be ready to meet those challenges head-on. The curriculum emphasises data analysis to support evidence-based decision-making. Develop the analytical skills to examine issues that affect the luxury sector Practise creative and critical thinking for innovative solutions to contemporary problems Examine the challenges of global expansion while remaining sustainable and authentic Learn by collaborating with your classmates and thinking like an entrepreneur Strengthen your problem-solving capabilities with case studies, business challenges and a live brief project developed in partnership with industry Explore responsible leadership and ethical decision-making in the context of the luxury market, considering the common good alongside profitability. In the MBA Luxury Brand Management, you will explore key brand concepts such as authenticity, sustainability and craftsmanship, balanced with brand access and immediacy. Then you'll develop your understanding of how these issues intersect with digital technology and contemporary culture. At GCU, you'll join a welcoming and career-focused community of learners, professors and professionals. You'll find personal support as you work hard to achieve the successful career that's right for you. Graduate prospects GCU London’s MBA Luxury Brand Management produces graduates who are successful leaders and responsible global citizens, with the relevant, practical skillsets that employers value. The programme will help you build on your managerial experience with a luxury specialisation so you can advance in your career.


Our well-established and strong links with industry together with current thinking and research has shaped the structure of the programme, which consists of eight modules, plus a dissertation. Modules: Luxury Concepts and Practice; Strategic Finance for Luxury Management; Omnichannel Distribution Strategies for Luxury; Leadership and Social Responsibility; Global Luxury Brand Strategy; Legal Aspects of Brand Management; Sustainable Luxury; Introduction to Research Methods; MBA Project.

Assessment method

A number of assessment methods are used in the programme, which vary between modules, and include: group work, case studies, written coursework, applied projects, group presentations, individual examinations, and a research-based final project.

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in a business related discipline OR UK Honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in any discipline and two years appropriate level management experience. Academic IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) with no element below 6.0. Please note: if you are from a majority English speaking country, you may not be required to provide further proof of your English Language proficiency. If you do not have the typical academic entry qualifications, but can demonstrate relevant work experience and/or credits from recognised professional bodies, you may be eligible to enter this course via the University's Recognition of Prior Learning scheme.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £18800 Whole course
Republic of Ireland £18800 Whole course
England £18800 Whole course
Northern Ireland £18800 Whole course
Scotland £18800 Whole course
Wales £18800 Whole course
EU £18800 Whole course
International £18800 Whole course

Additional fee information

Part time and Distance learning Fees: Distance learning (Home/ RUK/ Republic of Ireland/ Channel Islands): £13,100 Distance learning (EU/ International): £13,100 For part- time fees, please make an enquiry today. Please note, fees are subject to change and published here for guidance only.
Luxury Brand Management at Glasgow Caledonian University - UCAS