Master in Communication Studies: New Media and Society in Europe

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Program Description

Master in Communication Studies: New Media and Society in Europe

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

The Master of Communication Studies is a one-year (60 ECTS) academic master with a focus on New Media and Society in Europe. This unique English language programme focuses on the rapidly changing field of media and communication in a European context. The programme takes an original interdisciplinary approach and allows students to concentrate on business, policy and/or user aspects of new media.

New Media and Society in Europe takes an original interdisciplinary approach to new media and allows students to concentrate on business, policy and/or user aspects of new media.

Apply now for the MSc. Communication Studies


PROGRAMME CURRICULUM


The programme consists of two semesters. It comprises one set of compulsory courses and one set of optional courses. The optional courses allow students to focus on three specific fields: business and markets, policy and governance, user aspects of new media and society in Europe. Instead of choosing from the optional courses, students can decide to do an internship.
More details about the programme's curriculum can be found
here

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Direct access is granted for students with a Belgian Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies.

All other applicants' files will be evaluated by the Admission Board on an individual basis. Applicants with a bachelor diploma in a field other than Communication Studies may still be accepted provided they take a few additional courses in the form of a short preparatory programme (consisting of maximum 24 ECTS credits). This preparatory programme can be followed while starting the Master.

Please note: An academic BA or MA degree is required to apply.

In order to be admitted, applicants must be proficient in English.

Apply now for the MSc. Communication Studies

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated August 9, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 25, 2017
Duration
Duration
1 year
Full time
Price
Price
890 EUR
Information
Deadline
June 1, 2017
students applying before 1 April 2017 are exempted from paying the application fee (100 Euros)
Start date Sept. 25, 2017
Place
Belgium Brussels
Application deadline June 1, 2017
students applying before 1 April 2017 are exempted from paying the application fee (100 Euros)
End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 890 EUR
EEA nationals;2950 EUR Non-EEA nationals