NEXT Academy is Southeast Asia’s leading school for aspiring entrepreneurs, freelancers, software engineers, and digital marketers
learn digital marketing
Remote Immersive | 12 Weeks | Online
Gain Real-World Experience And Learn The Fundamentals You Need To Grow Your Business Or Launch Your Digital Marketing Career.
Some of the great companies that have hired our graduates
Remote Immersive, 12 Weeks, Bonus: Monthly Meet Ups
Website, paid advertising, SEO, social media and much more
Beginner friendly. Should at least have Facebook & Instagram account.
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The internet has changed the way businesses are conducted. You can now reach out to customers from all over the world easily if you know how to leverage on the internet's full potential.
In 12 weeks, master in-demand skills and obtain a 360-degree understanding of the digital marketing ecosystem. Receive real-world experience in digital marketing that will ready you for a career in digital marketing or accelerate your company’s growth.
eCommerce marketer, online marketer, digital marketer, roles that requires any specialisation within digital marketing
Why Learn Digital Marketing at NEXT Academy
Outcomes For You
What you'll get from this Quantum Degree ®
Master The Tools
At the end of the course, you'll gain a complete understanding of the tools used in the industry today, such as Facebook Ads, Google Analytics, Google Keyword Planner, etc.
Gain Real World Experience
You won't just be completing assignments. Instead, you'll be performing real-world tasks such as building websites, driving traffic, crafting digital ads, and optimizing your campaigns.
Become a Digital Marketer
Besides the tools, you'll learn how to think like a digital marketer. You'll be able to craft personalized messages suited for your target audience, and design campaigns that speaks to them.
What You'll Learn
Learn essential digital marketing strategies. You will get a 360-degree understanding over a broad range of topics.
Learn to create great marketing campaigns. Find out how to segment your customers and identify channels to communicate with them.
Gain a marketer’s perspective and design campaigns based on the key objectives set.
Find out how to segment your customers and identify channels to communicate with them.
Website & Landing Page Optimization
How will your website stand out from a million others? Learn what makes a good website, and understand the difference between landing- and sales-pages.
Identify key objectives of a web page, and explore various platforms to create great converting websites.
Social Media Marketing
Consumers and businesses are increasingly spoiled for choice. Learn to convince skeptical customers to choose you.
Find out how to increase customer loyalty on social media to create trust and relationship.
Tracking and Measuring
Is your advertising campaign giving you good return on ad spend?
Learn how to utilize tracking software such as Google Analytics.
Understand the importance of tracking and measuring, as well as interpreting data to optimize your campaigns.
A huge part of marketing is centered around content. Learn how to craft effective content marketing campaigns, and use it to compliment your other digital marketing channels.
You will see how good content strategy helps generate a higher ROI.
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
The idea of free traffic is indeed attractive. However, it takes effort and time to rank highly for targeted keywords.
Learn how to perform SEO both on-site and off-site.
Ensure that man-hours invested for SEO purposes turn into a good long-term investment.
Marketing is more than just driving traffic to your website and hoping for the best. Learn how to influence your customers through email marketing.
Learn how to integrate an email provider software within your customers' journey.
Facebook & Instagram Advertising
Avoid the common pitfalls of social media advertising and create great campaigns that will generate a healthy ROI.
Learn what re-targeting is, how it can increase your conversion, and how to do it well on Facebook.
Search Engine Marketing
Are you missing out on potential customers when they search for your product? Address that with proper Search Engine Marketing!
Google Adwords, while important, can be unnecessarily costly. Learn to launch effective search advertising campaigns based on Google’s best practices.
Learn Google Display Network. Don't lose valuable traffic from potential customers.
Learn to reach your customers effectively through display advertising.
Maximize the potential reach of your business using one of the largest advertising platforms available.
Other Marketing Channels
Learn what and how to use various other channels (videos, referrals, influencers etc.) for your business to complete the package of a great customer experience.
Go beyond the tools and adopt the growth hacker mindset.
Learn what it takes to grow your company with ideas that are out of the box.
Review case studies of innovative companies that have growth hacked their way to success.
Ready To Learn Digital Marketing?
MYR 3,300 or MYR 275/mth*
*Applicable to Malaysian Maybank Credit Card holders.
** We accept payments via Cryptocurrency.
Check with your HR department today to check if they can send you for this training & be reimbursed by HRDF! 👍
Pre-requisite & Requirement
No digital marketing background required
At least have a Facebook and Instagram account (for platform familiarity purposes)
Language of Instruction & Format
Part-time Remote | 12 Weeks / 120 Hours
A Certificate of Completion will be provided upon 100% completion of the course
A-G-7 Glomac Damansara, Jalan Damansara,
60000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
We are currently in the midst of restructuring the course!
Part-time Remote | 12 Weeks / 120 Hours
Bonus: Monthly learning meet up
Can upgrade to the onsite Digital Marketing Product Launch Bootcamp just by paying the difference
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Want onsite/ face-to-face sessions instead?
If you have joined this course and would like to join the onsite classes later, feel free to contact us and we can help you upgrade the course and you only need to pay the difference later.
Frequently Ask Questions
Do I need to know anything before I learn digital marketing at NEXT Academy?
No. Our program was designed for beginners in mind.
However, we do recommend that you should have at least a Facebook and/ or Instagram account for platform familiarity purposes.
How are classes conducted in the Remote Immersive format?
1. Lessons on the Learning Portal
You will learn by accessing weekly lectures via our learning portal. Unlike typical 2-hour long lectures, our lectures are in the form of bite-sized videos to help maximize knowledge absorbtion and maintain your attention.
2. Hands-on Learning
We believe in hands-on learning. We encourage you to share your work with us and we will be happy to give you pointers and feedback!
3. Monthly Learning Meet Up with the Instructor
Every month there will be a meet up with the instructors to talk about different topics of marketing and strategies. Come by to the physical event or tune in live.
4. Discussions with Your Peers
Our online community portal gives you the chance to mingle with your peers. You won't be learning alone, and you'll definitely make new friends.
Is this just an online course?
Nope, this course offers more than just any other online courses.
This course progresses on a weekly basis, you can follow through and learn the topics weekly by watching the lectures, and completing the exercises.
Apart from that, we will be having monthly learning meet ups (onsite) where you get to learn and asking questions on various topics and strategies. This is a great time to meet new friends and interact with instructors and peers.
Unlike online courses where you learn by yourself, you will get an immersive experience as you progress through the course.
What do I need to prepare for the course?
A laptop with Google Chrome
A working credit/debit card (To activate your Facebook and Google Ads account).
A business idea that you would want to work on. Due to the nature of this Quantum Degree, we recommend that the learning is accompanied with a business idea.
If you don't have a business idea yet, don't worry! You can use an existing business that your friends/ family are running as training grounds for digital marketing (with their permission, of course).
What can I learn in 12 weeks? Is it enough?
You should be dedicating around 10 hours per week. Quite often, people would take more time to complete the topics as the exercises would take considerable effort on your end.
Do I need to spend money to run campaigns/ads during the Quantum Degree?
To get real world experience in digital marketing, we encourage students to launch their own campaigns on various platforms like Google Adwords, Google Display Network, Facebook and Instagram Ads.
When you run live campaigns, besides getting a better feel of how these platforms work, you'll also gain experience on analysing and optimising your campaigns. The amount spent on these platforms will be entirely dependent on your budget, and you can go as low as RM5/day for your campaign duration.
We also understand that some students may feel uncomfortable with spending money to run live campaigns on these platforms, so it is optional (though we really encourage you to run live campaigns to get the most out of the course).
Should I attend the monthly meet ups? What if I can't make it?
Yes, you should! This is the time to meet the instructor and tap into the instructor's mind on various digital marketing strategies.
You will be notified on the details of the monthly meet up sessions. If you can't make it physically, we will be broadcasting it LIVE and you can join us virtually.
Do I get 1-on-1 mentorship with the instructor?
You get to message instructors on the online community portal at anytime. During the monthly meet ups, you will get to ask questions and network too.
Do I need any formal education prior to enrolling into NEXT Academy?
No, you don't need any formal education prior to enrolling into NEXT Academy.
What are the job prospects like for Digital Marketers? And how will NEXT Academy help me?
In general, Digital Marketers are extremely in demand all over the world. There is currently a huge shortage of skilled digital marketers and this will continue for decades to come.
NEXT Academy has links with many technology startups across the region and will attempt to connect its talented graduates with the best startups.
Are Quantum Degrees recognized by employers?
The Quantum Degree® is a qualification unique to NEXT Academy which applies to its various tech programs. To own the certificate is proof of your dedication to completing the comprehensive curriculum. Recognition of the Quantum Degree® among employers is also rising as more of our graduates set foot in the tech industry.
Many of our past students come from unrelated industries, bearing zero tech knowledge, yet move on to be hired by companies such as AirAsia, Mindvalley, KFIT, Digi, and Grab, among many others. This is what the Quantum Degree® means to our graduates, and it can open similar doors for you as you set out to realize your own goals and ambitions.
Will I be able to get a job after completing this Quantum Degree?
Many of our graduates have gotten jobs as Digital Marketers upon completing the course. There is certainly a good amount of demand for individuals with digital marketing skills in the job market.
While we are unable to guarantee job placement for our students, we do assist students in job seeking through our Connect job portal, a portal we built to connect high quality employers with our students.
Is there a due date for enrolment?
Start anytime you want. Just keep in mind what goal you want to achieve within the next 12 weeks.
Is this course HRDF claimable?
All our courses are HRDF (Human Resources Development Fund) approved, employees working for companies registered under the scheme will be able to upskill without the need of funding their own education.
How do I apply for the 0% monthly instalment plan?
Malaysian Maybank Credit Card holders are eligible for the 12-month 0% monthly installment plan. This can be done online.
Can I pay by cheque?
Yes, we accept payment by cheque, you'll have to come to our office to make the payment.
I can't afford your tuition, what options do I have?
We might have a solution for you! We offer an instalment plan for either a 6-month or 12-month period, with 0% interest. This is only for Maybank cardholders. Unfortunately, debit cards are not accepted.
Meet Our Graduates
Our graduates join us from all walks of life, find out what they have to say about us!
Every entrepreneur should learn digital marketing because they can reach a wider audience out there, like people who they would not expect would actually buy their products.
Founder of Sticker Bear
Digital marketing is an essential skill in the job market because it’s so close to our daily lives. It’s accessible everywhere. I enjoyed learning together with the mentors at NEXT Academy
I came from zero marketing background, but with NEXT Academy’s help, now I understand what is digital marketing all about and I am truly prepared for the working world.
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