Where Are They Now?

MSc Digital Marketing sets students up with the skills industry employers are looking for. See where some of the MSc Digital Marketing graduates from the Class of 2015 and the Class of 2016 are now and gain insight from their experiences to see how the course has helped them in their careers. Check out our infographic below to see where MSc Digital Marketing can take you.

MSc Digital Marketing Graduates - Where Are They Now?

MSc Digital Marketing Graduates’ Insights

Q: How has the MSc Digital Marketing course helped you in your current role?

“The course has helped me greatly in my role and was one of the main reasons why I was chosen for the job. My daily tasks include keeping our website up to date, implementing SEO and doing a monthly analytics review. I send out regular emails to our mailing list and create content for both our website and social media channels.”

“Gaining experience in working with real clients has been invaluable. You get a sizeable slice of real world experience; what is expected of you and what kind of people you may encounter together with their way of thinking and expectations. The live client work was challenging (at times stressful), but it has certainly contributed to building my confidence in a Digital Marketing setting.”

Q: Would you recommend the MSc Digital Marketing course at RGU?

“Yes – It has been incredibly well designed and all the information is totally up to date and applicable to the industry.”

“Yes – Best year of my life. If I did not do this degree I never would have gotten my current job. Plus we had great Monday Funday Sessions and Fruit Tuesdays.”

Q: Do you have any tips for future students on how to find a job in Digital Marketing?

“The digital marketing field is a dynamic field where technologies are changing quickly, and a positive attitude of self-learning and keeping yourself up-to- date is a mandatory for a good digital marketer, if they don’t want to be left behind.”

“Network, network, network. The majority of my past jobs I have obtained have been through people I know. So if there is any opportunity to network, go for it!”

“Read industry websites every day like SearchEngineJournal, Digiday, Marketing Land, and Econsultancy, and sign up for their webinars to keep your knowledge current. This is the first thing most of us do in the morning other than drinking a coffee.”