A course that opens doors for the future
When I first heard about the BSc Management with Marketing degree at Bath, I knew it was exactly what I wanted to study. I've always been fascinated by the world of business and marketing, and this course offered the perfect combination of both.
From the very first week, I was hooked. The courses were engaging, and the professors were incredibly knowledgeable and supportive. I loved how the course emphasised not just theory but also practical applications, which gave me the opportunity to learn by doing. And the diversity of career paths that this degree opens is truly amazing. Whether you're interested in working in the consumer goods industry or the tech world, there's something for everyone.
I feel like I'm not just learning, but also growing as a person, developing skills that will serve me well in whatever career path I choose.
Gaining unique insight
During my placement year, I had the incredible opportunity to work at Seed Marketing Agency as a Campaign Assistant for the Prime Student Account. Seed is a leading agency that specialises in creating targeted campaigns for Generation Z. They have an impressive client list including Gym Shark, Nike, Bumble, Jack Daniels and Amazon.
My role involved acting as a liaison between our clients in several European markets - like Germany, France, Italy and Spain - and the local agencies that were executing our campaigns. This gave me the chance to play a strategic role in shaping the campaigns, offering my expertise and ensuring that we delivered the promised results.
Throughout the year, I worked on a range of exciting projects, from paid social and guerrilla marketing to in-person events and influencer campaigns. It was a fantastic experience that gave me a unique insight into the world of marketing. I'm grateful for the opportunity to have worked with such a talented team.
An experience that helped me grow
My placement year has been a game-changer for me, both personally and professionally. One of the biggest benefits of this experience has been the opportunity to work with a range of clients and teams, which has helped me develop my communication and collaboration skills.
I've also gained a deeper understanding of marketing strategy and campaign execution, which has given me the confidence to tackle new challenges in my future career. Working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment has helped me improve my time-management and problem-solving skills.
Overall, my placement at Seed Marketing Agency has been an invaluable experience that has helped me grow both personally and professionally. I feel better prepared to take on whatever challenges come my way in the future.
Feeling supported on my placement journey
The placement team was incredibly helpful, providing me with support on CV feedback, mock interviews and arranging various networking events with potential employers. They also have a job portal with plenty of opportunities that helped me secure interviews for roles. Overall, the placement experience was invaluable, and the support from the placement team was crucial in helping me achieve my career goals.