MRS Advanced Certificate in Social and Market Research Practice

What is the MRS Advanced Certificate in Market and Social Research Practice? It is the leading international, degree-level vocational qualification for the research sector.

Who is the MRS Advanced Certificate for? It is designed for people with up to two years of experience in social or market research. If you’re aiming for a career in this profession, or already work in a junior client-side or agency-side role, the MRS Advanced Certificate will help you establish yourself in the research sector.

Why should you take the MRS Advanced Certificate? Completing the MRS Advanced Certificate signals your motivation to employers and clients alike. It also shows you can conduct high-quality research. Indeed, the MRS Advanced Certificate is so useful that leading agencies like Ipsos MORI, GfK and TNS help their staff gain it.

What will you learn? You’ll gain a solid grounding in research methods and practice. Topics include writing client briefs and research proposals, research design, sampling, qualitative and quantitative methods, data analysis and reporting.

How long will it take? You can gain this qualification in less than six months with the Research Academy.

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MRS Advanced Certificate online course MRS Advanced Certificate face-to-face course

Online course

Face-to-face course

  • Study from any location
  • Live online tutorials: choose between three convenient morning and evening slots on Mondays 1100-1200, Tuesdays 1100-1200 or Tuesdays 1800-1900
  • Bursaries available via MRBA Skills
  • Next start date: 26 August 2019
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  • Study in central London near Kings Cross
  • Classes on Monday evenings from 1800-2000
  • Full access to our online learning environment
  • Bursaries available via MRBA Skills
  • Next start date: 26 August 2019
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