The Learning Hub is at the heart of the campus and home to the student information desk.Discover
Full Time: 1 Year
Part Time: 2 Years
UK Fees 24/25:
Full Time: £9,250
Part Time: £1,540 (per 20 credits)
International Fees 24/25:
For questions regarding study and admissions please contact us:
Our BA Marketing Management (Top-Up) degree aims to develop you into a professional marketing manager of the future. This one year intensive course has been designed to give you a direct route into management and marketing careers.
The course focuses on the latest marketing practices used by successful organisations competing in today’s increasingly complex digital and global markets. You will learn to apply new marketing techniques, knowledge and best practice solutions to a wide range of marketing management situations.
This course gives you the opportunity to top-up HND or Diploma level qualifications (or equivalent) to a full honours degree.
Your HND or Diploma will need to be in one of the following business-related subjects such as Business, Commerce, Economics, Accountancy, HRM, Travel and Tourism and International Development.
You will develop your marketing knowledge, skills and practice to a high level through this Marketing Management Top-up degree course which will enable you to gain employment in a wide range of marketing jobs around the world upon graduation.
Please note the modules shown here relate to the academic year 23/24. The modules relating to the academic year 24/25 will be available from June 2024.
You will need to hold a Higher National Diploma (HND) or equivalent (Edexcel, ABE, NCC), a Foundation Degree or an equivalent overseas qualification such as the Chinese Dazhuan). This may be in any Business-related area (including Travel and Tourism Management).
For more more information on how to make an application, please visit our How to Apply page.
If you are an International student and would like information on making an application, please see our How to Apply page.
All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:
For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.
Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 2024/25 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.
For information on the scholarships available to you, please see our scholarships page.
For more information about possible funding options, please visit our Fees and Funding pages.
There are no additional costs for this course for students beginning their studies in September 2024. Should this change, applicants and students will be contacted by the university with details of the costs.
Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 23/24 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.
For this programme taught study will be a combination of workshops, online activities and class activities and usually 10/11 hours per week. We recommend 36 hours in self-directed study time.
You will study five modules, which typically means a two hour workshop (in class and online) each week for each module, and the research project has four support workshops over the year. So most weeks you will be involved with workshops for ten hours, and more when there is a week with a research project workshop. You are also provided with a supervision tutor for the research project, where you are provided with four hours of individual supervision time throughout the year.
The modules within the course use a range of assessments, including negotiated projects; marketing plans; research reports; client projects; business presentations; investigative essays and multiple choice tests.
Our graduates have found employment in a wide range of marketing positions including those in the not-for-profit and public sectors, promotions, advertising, public relations, marketing research and planning.
Our postgraduate courses are a great way to enhance the skills that you have already learnt. Benefit from our postgraduate courses to give yourself a CV that will catch the eyes of employers.
As a BA Marketing Management (Top-Up) degree student, you will have the opportunity to use the University of Northampton’s on-campus facilities, study areas, and services.