Luxury Brand Management

MA - UCA Epsom - 2018, 2019


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If you’re seeking a career in luxury brand consultancy, brand management, communications or product management, MA Luxury Brand Management will equip you with the commercial business skills required to progress in this vibrant and lucrative industry. 

This one-year master’s degree will focus your creative talents and build your business management skills to allow you to progress into a high-level management role or start your own entrepreneurial venture in the luxury brand sector.

Every course within our Business School portfolio is taught with a global perspective, giving graduates the skillset required to pursue a creative business career anywhere in the world. Our teaching programmes are all project based, combining knowledge from both business and the creative industries in order to produce well-rounded, highly employable graduates with a highly-regarded qualification.

MA Luxury Brand Management is an innovative and exciting new degree taught at UCA’s Business School for the Creative Industries as part of our Luxury suite of courses. With the luxury goods market worth over £1trillion (Bains 2016) and documenting steady growth, this course will give you the skills you need to identify and respond to specific groups of consumers across international markets in order to sell ‘Luxury’.

You will study at UCA’s Business School at our Epsom campus, giving you the unique opportunity to collaborate with fellow students and creative business practitioners on the MA International Jewellery Management programme. Our team of teaching professionals will support you through seminars, tutorials and workshops with a strong emphasis on independent research into your own specialist area of expertise.

As you progress through the course you will undertake and explore more refined service design methods for luxury branding alongside identifying with future trends and how this will affect the luxury market.

In your final term you will utilise your knowledge, management techniques and acumen of the luxury brand business to conduct in-depth research and create a final creative industries project. In order to prepare you for your career in the luxury sector, the Business Lecture series allows for networking and also allows for live projects and possibility of work placement outside of scheduled teaching.

Length of study:

One year full-time

Campus:

UCA Epsom

Start month:

September

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Entry year(s):

2018, 2019

Entry requirements:

Honours degree, normally 2.1 or above, and/or relevant work experience

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Course details

  • Term 1

    Business Lecture Series

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    International Business Strategy

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    Entrepreneurship and Innovation

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  • Term 2

    Service Design Methods for Luxury

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    Future Trends

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  • Term 3

    History of Luxury Products

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    Ideas Development and Project Management

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    Final Creative Industries Project

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  • Fees

    Uncover all the costs involved, as well as the grants, loans and other financial support you may be entitled to.

  • Fee discounts & scholarships

    To support all of our current students and our recent UK and EU alumni to progress to the next level of study, we have developed a new range of fee discounts across a range of courses.

Business School

The first of its kind in the UK, our new Business School for the Creative Industries builds on our long tradition of collaborating with employers to cultivate leadership, entrepreneurial and problem-solving skills.

Facilities

The MA courses at UCA Epsom share a baseroom with networked computer facilities and you also have access to our extensive range of campus facilities, including: print studios with extensive screen printing facilities, photography studios, 3D workshops, media store for borrowing film and photography equipment. There is also a modern library with a wealth of books, journals, special collections and online resources.

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Entry requirements

UK entry requirements

  • A good honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or equivalent qualification in your chosen subject or a related discipline

and/or

  • Relevant work experience, demonstrating your ability to study at postgraduate level.

Consideration will also be given to applicants who present a degree with a lower classification, but can make a strong case for admission in relation to a particular project and can demonstrate their potential to satisfactorily complete the course.

International entry requirements

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Non-UK equivalent qualifications

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Your portfolio

No formal portfolio is needed for this course - we will assess your written application. Potential offers will be made based on your application form, predicted qualifications, personal statement and reference. You may be invited for an Applicant Day to further discuss your application.

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