Discover how to create value for both customers and organizations. Explore the field of marketing, from research to brand management, and discover why this dynamic field of study provides an exciting opportunity for students from a range of academic backgrounds.


This is a Western University accredited Diploma program. The program combines 10 courses taken from September to April with a four-month work integrated learning placement from May to August. 

Duration: One year, full-time or two years, part-time

Start: September, January

Location: In class or Online (Online only available for September intake)


Program: Nine required courses + One four-month practicum

Full-Time Duration: One year | Fall: September to August | Winter: January to December

Part-Time Duration: Two years |

Fall: Year one: September to April (5 courses), Year two: September to August (5 courses + practicum)

Winter: Year one: January to August (5 courses), Year two: January to December (5 courses + practicum)

Start: September, January

Location: In class or Online (Online only available for September intake)

The practicum component of our Diploma programs is a culmination of your work in the classroom and the bridge to a great career in your target industry. Gain valuable hands-on experience with mentorship from industry professionals, uniting theory and practice in the real world of work. Students must successfully complete all ten required courses and the practicum placement in order to satisfy program requirements and graduate with a Diploma in Marketing. 

Learn more about the four month practicum placement here.


 Application Fee $100 (non-refundable) 
 Western Ancillary Fees $2000 
 Domestic Tuition $6750 
 International Tuition $20,000

Financial Aid: This program is not OSAP eligible. Explore available Bursaries and Awards here.

Note: Program fees do not include any costs for class materials such as textbooks and software. Ancillary fees are an approximation, calculate your fees here.

Domestic Requirements: Undergraduate Degree, with a minimum average of 70% in the last two years of study.

International Requirements: A minimum overall average of 70% (around a B- or 2.7 GPA) in your Bachelor's degree as calculated by Western and after translation to Canadian GPA.

Application Deadline: Fall: June 30, Winter: September 1


Application for the Diploma in Marketing

September 2024 Start

Applications open until June 30 
(or until all available spots are filled)

January 2025 Start

NEW Start in January
Application deadline is September 1



11 Course(s)

10 Courses + 1 Practicum