• Retail Marketing and Management

Why study at Roehampton

  • You will graduate with one of three modules needed for the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) Professional Diploma
  • Industry insights and advice given by guest speakers from major retailers
  • Highly recommended: 100% overall student satisfaction for this course (National Student Survey 2014)
  • Roehampton is ranked best modern university in London (Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015)

The University is currently undertaking a review of the curriculum of this programme. This will mean that the content and structure of the programme will be different from that described below. Please contact us for more information
Strong links with companies such as Haymarket, Marks and Spencer, Santander and Waitrose.

In this dynamic and challenging degree, you will study the rapidly changing retail sector, from high streets to online shopping. You will develop an analytical understanding of business operations and managing organisations, and build your team-working and leadership skills through group assignments. 

Excellent industry links and a London location means you will also visit trade shows and retail hubs, meet with town centre managers and hear from guest speakers from major UK retailers. You'll leave the course with a thorough understanding of modern business and with the skills to help you succeed in your career.

More details

Studying Retail Marketing and Management at the University of Roehampton will give you an edge in starting a career in a competitive job market. You'll get to understand the key elements of a dynamic retail industry that employs 11% of the total UK workforce (source: www.brc.org) and will apply the theories you learn to current retail practice.

Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) Graduate Gateway Status

The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) is the leading professional body for marketers worldwide. Our course has been awarded Graduate Gateway Status by the CIM, which replaces the previous Dual Award status now no longer offered by the CIM.

This status gives Roehampton students exemption from one of the three modules required to achieve CIM’s internationally recognised Professional Diploma in Marketing. CIM professional qualifications are highly sought after by employers. Roehampton’s unique portfolio of marketing centric degrees equip our students with the best opportunities for a successful marketing career.

In addition, the University of Roehampton Business School is a CIM Accredited Study Centre and is fully qualified to deliver all of the prestigious CIM professional qualifications to students and members of the marketing profession.


Example modules

  • Retail Purchasing and Supply Chain Management
  • Retail Theory and Practice
  • Retail Issues and Applications

Career options

Graduates are equipped to work in retail buying, marketing, online retailing, and a range of management roles in different sectors.

UCAS code





Single honours

Entry tariff

320 points

General entry requirements »


Business School »


3 years (full-time)

Tuition fees

£9,000 (2016; UK/EU) »

£12,500 (2016; International) »

Cash scholarships and bursaries available »

Programme outline

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Further information

Contact our Recruitment team
undergraduate@roehampton.ac.uk »
+44 (0)20 8392 3232

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