About us

Our industry designed, validated and taught courses are built specifically with you in mind - whether you want to kickstart your career, gain a new promotion or get back into the workforce, there’s a flexible learning option for you.

About the Digital Marketing Institute
The Digital Marketing Institute was founded in 2008 to tackle the growing digital skills shortage and help people to upskill, retrain and kickstart their digital marketing career. Today the Digital Marketing Institute is the global certification standard in Digital Marketing education having certified over 8,000 people across four continents.
Experience The Global Standard

We teach our programmes in over 50 countries around the world and have trained more graduates to a single digital marketing standard than any other certification body. With every new country we conquer we learn something new that helps us improve our courses. Yes, we have a global reach but we still believe in the personal touch.

Learn From Leading Digital Experts

80% of our Postgraduate students now work in digital. That might have something to do with the fact that our courses are taught by leading expert practitioners currently working in the digital marketing field. Your learning will be shaped by their practical experiences and case studies and you’ll benefit from real industry advice and best practice tips.

Gain Up-To-Date Industry Knowledge

Our specialist product team work closely with leading industry lecturers to craft, review and update your course material on a continuous basis. Their job is to ensure you gain the up-to-date knowledge needed to thrive in a rapidly growing and ever-changing industry. That’s why they work hard to keep your syllabus content fresh, structured and brand new.

Benefit From Flexible Study Options

We understand that you’re busy. That’s why we’ve developed a flexible range of course options to meet your individual needs. Choose to study full time, part time or online. And if you miss a class due to work commitments, you can always catch up in your own time - our class network gives you access to learning resources as well as full support from staff and students.

Enjoy an Industry-Validated Syllabus

It’s our mission to ensure that you learn the most up-to-date, valuable and sought-after industry skills. That’s why we bring together the world’s leading digital brands and agencies to review and approve your syllabus content. We work with the likes of Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft to define a syllabus that can enhance or kickstart your digital career.

Earn an Internationally Recognised Accreditation

All of our courses are validated by the Scottish Qualifications Authority, mapped on the European Qualifications Framework. Upon completion you’ll receive an academically and globally recognised qualification. Learning items for each course are set against examination meaning every student, wherever you are, is certified to the same standard.