MA in International Media Studies

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Master of Arts in International Media Studies

The Master's Program is a four-semester, full-time program. The bilingual curriculum combines the disciplines media and development, journalism, communications and media management. This is a joint project together with the Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, University of Bonn and Deutsche Welle, Germany's international broadcaster with headquarters in Bonn.

This unique Master's Program is conducted in German and English and is designed for young students from developing and transition countries who have previous media experience. The program offers an unparalleled mix of research, lectures and practical experience and prepares students for careers in the communications and media industries. As media become increasingly set in a global context it's important that media professionals understand the close connection between the media and development cooperation.

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The program is targeted at students from around the world that want to work in a position of responsibility in journalism or the communications sector. It especially addresses journalists-in-training, media representatives from radio, TV, online and print and communication experts. Those interested must have completed an academic program (bachelor's degree or equivalent) and have acquired at least one year of professional experience in a media-related field after their first degree. The program is bilingual (English and German), whereby English is the prevalent course language.

Especially targeted at:

  • Media representatives from radio, TV, online and print.
  • Journalists-in-training, especially from electronic media.
  • Journalists and management from community radio stations.
  • Communication experts.
  • NGO employees.
  • Employees from ministries.
  • Employees from cooperative development groups and projects.
  • Representatives from regional working groups and national broadcasters.
  • Media association representatives.
Last updated Nov 2019

About the School

The Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, University of Applied Sciences (H-BRS) was founded in 1995. It is a young and dynamic university with almost 9,000 students, approximately 150 professors and about 300 ... Read More

The Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, University of Applied Sciences (H-BRS) was founded in 1995. It is a young and dynamic university with almost 9,000 students, approximately 150 professors and about 300 research associates. They are supported by more than 350 highly qualified lecturers from the fields of academia, business and industry. An additional 250 employees work for the Administration, the Library and the Language Centre. The University campus is located in Hennef, Rheinbach and Sankt Augustin. In Bonn, the University runs the Bonn-Aachen International Center for Information Technology (b-it) jointly with the University of Bonn, the Aachen Technical University (RWTH) and the Fraunhofer Gesellschaft. The University Development Plan contains the strategic objectives that our University intends to achieve by 2020 as well as the concrete measures taken to reach these goals - with the main motive being sustainability. Read less
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