Marketing and Communications

The Marketing and Communications team (MarComms) is responsible for enhancing the reputation of the University with local, national and international audiences. Made up of four teams; Ideas Lab, Marketing, Media Relations, and Stakeholder Relations, we are responsible for communicating with a numbers of stakeholder groups including students, staff, local community, prospective students, businesses, research partners, the media, and policy makers.

Ideas Lab
Working with external media companies to stimulate new programmes based on academic research.

Leading on reputational campaigns, social and digital media, website content, and student communications.

Communications Team
Promoting the University to media outlets around the world 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Also manages communications and related activity for internal communications.

Stakeholder Relations
Managing communications and related activity in the fields of public affairs,  and community relations. 

The Director of Communications and Marketing is Jo Kite


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...we want to hear from you

Tell us about your experience of using our new intranet pages. Did you find what you were looking for? Have you learnt something new today? Or do you wish we could improve your intranet experience?

Developing these intranet pages will be ongoing and, if you share your view and ideas, it will help us to continue to improve this important resource for the benefit of the entire University community.

We also welcome your comments on university internal communications in general. Email the team or pick up the phone 0121 414 6680. You can also tweet us. Whichever way you decide to get in touch we look forward to hearing what you have to say.

If you have a technical question you can contact our IT colleagues as they are much better at that stuff than we are!