Postgraduate MSc

Corporate Communications

Study corporate communications as a strategic issue. This area is increasingly important for all organisations.

Corporate Communications

Course Overview

  • Institution code

  • Main location

    City Campus
  • Attendance

  • Duration

    2 Years
  • Start date

    02 Oct 2023

This recognised course will enable you to maximise your professional performance as a communications manager or leader. 

As part of this course, you’ll:

  • Develop specialist knowledge and hone your strategic skills to improve the performance of your organisation
  • Explore the latest communication trends and understand how to keep up to date with the rapidly changing standards and practices in industry
  • Graduate with the expertise to take advantage of exciting career opportunities in this dynamic sector


If you have already gained the CIPR Diploma, you may be exempt from the following core modules:

  • Stakeholder & Employee Communications
  • Corporate Social Responsibility & Communication
  • Issues & Crisis Public Relations 

If you're eligible for the above exemptions, you’ll be able to follow a fast-track route to a master’s degree. 

Study while you work

This course has been designed to enable you to study part-time while you work. You’ll complete six core modules, usually taught across six Friday and Saturday blocks in your first year, before you research and write your dissertation in your second.

Your academic community

Leeds Business School has a long history of being at the forefront of development in public relations education, both nationally and internationally. You’ll join a vibrant academic community that includes tutors with a wealth of academic expertise and extensive practical and professional experience. 

Learn from experts

Academic staff teaching within this subject group have contributed chapters to the best-selling textbook 'Exploring Public Relations' edited by Professor Ralph Tench and Liz Yeomans.  

Why study Corporate Communications at Leeds Beckett University...

  1. Develop specialist knowledge on this CIPR-recognised course
  2. Hone your strategic skills to improve organisational performance
  3. Learn about the latest communication trends and industry practice
  4. More than 25 years’ experience of delivering PR education
  5. Part-time study
  6. Gain insight through Leeds Business School guest lectures
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