Master of Science in Global Marketing Management | Asia Pacific University (APU)

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Master of Science in Global Marketing Management

Duration:

Full time (12+ months)

Award:

Asia Pacific University (APU)

Intake:

Full-time:
25 Nov 2019


This programme is specifically designed to provide:

  • An overview on marketing in a global environment.
  • An understanding towards the marketing blueprint that can be used in all countries, whether as a standard approach or adapted to specific characteristics of a particular market.
  • Focus on thinking and planning marketing activities at a global level in the light of the market and its requirements.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00, or its equivalent qualification as acceptable by the Senate.
  • Bachelor’s degree with CGPA below 2.50 out of 4.00, or its equivalent qualification can be accepted with minimum 5 years relevant working experience in related field
  • English Requirements: IELTS 6.0

English Requirements (only applicable to International Student)
Please note that under Ministry of Education regulations, only students who have achieved the minimum requirement in the English Language proficiency assessment as indicated above will be allowed to continue their studies in the main study programme. Students who do not have the required English Language achievement may apply for a student visa on conditional basis and are allowed to enrol in an English Language Certification programme at APU upon arrival in Malaysia and, subsequently, appear for the IELTS/TOEFL/PTE/MUET assessment. Students who are unable to obtain the required level of English Competency during the maximum 12 months’ period, will not be allowed to pursue their studies in the main programme and will have to return to their home country. Students from English speaking countries and those with qualifications taught in English (previous Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree taught in English) are exempted from English requirements. Applications for exemption must be accompanied by supporting documents.
Note: The above entry requirements may differ for specific programmes based on the latest programme standards published by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).


Who should attend

The Master of Science in Global Marketing Management has been designed to equip key managers, senior executives, executives, entrepreneurs and other professionals for a career in global marketing by developing the critical knowledge and competencies in the identification, evaluation and solution of problems encountered in global marketing and the development of global marketing strategies. In addition, it is designed for those who have an undergraduate background in business, as well as those from other industry areas interested in developing a comprehensive understanding of concepts and current theories in the management of global businesses.

The Benefits of This Programme

On successful completion of this programme, you will be able to :

  • Assess the relevance of national and international trends and issues in cross border marketing.
  • Evaluate the importance of creating, developing and maintaining a competitive advantage in a global context.
  • Critically evaluate the range of advanced skills required to design and implement a global marketing plan.
  • Develop skills to be employed in an advisory or practical managerial capacity in marketing management.
  • Manage marketing and corporate communication in global marketing environments.
  • Possess the personal, interpersonal, cultural awareness and critical skills to be able to work in Marketing Management.
  • Integrate knowledge and to handle complex marketing information.
  • Evaluate complex marketing scenarios and develop new applications, insights and strategies for global marketing.
  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of the complexity global marketing.
  • Design and implement a global marketing plan.

Modules & Project / Dissertation

The modules are designed to provide the knowledge and skills that managers need in order to attract customers globally. It is specially designed to meet the needs and trends of the global marketplace in an international and multicultural setting. Students learn the importance of defining the scope of 21st century marketing, developing and executing effective marketing strategies, adapting to rapidly changing technologies; building customer satisfaction and retention, and facilitating communications successfully.

 Modules
  • Statistics and Decision Making
  • Strategic Marketing Management
  • Euro Asia Global Business and Trends
  • Global Marketing Management
  • Integrated Marketing Communications
  • Managing Creativity and Innovation
  • Marketing and Sustainability in the Age of Globalisation
  • New Product Development and Innovation
  • Research Methodology
  • Services Marketing
  • Project

Project

You will be expected to conduct effective research in relation to business in Global Marketing for both academic and industry purposes. Either route will require you to plan and conduct effective academic research to critically evaluate and select global market entry strategies leading to a significant project or the conduct of appropriate research and analysis leading to one of an academic paper, consultancy report or case history in relation to an aspect of Global Marketing Management.


Career Options:

  • Marketing Researcher
  • Brand Manager
  • Sales & Promotion Manager
  • Advertising & Promotion Manager
  • Retail Manager
  • Distribution Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Client Servicing Manager
  • Global Purchasing Manager
  • Global Retail Manager
  • Global Business Consultant
  • Global Trade Manager
  • International Marketing Manager
  • International Operations Manager
  • Marketing Director

Course Fees: 

Malaysian Students

International Students

RM 29,500

RM 36,800 (USD 9,200) 

Fees stated above do not include Enrolment Fees, Registration Fees and other Miscellaneous Fees.

(R/342/7/0118)(03/22)(MQA/FA0760)

All information is correct at the time of publication, but is subject to change in the interest of continuing improvement.