MA International Media Communication

Winter Semester 2020/21

Enrol now for a BA or MA degree programme in the winter semester 2020/21!

Enrolment deadline:
1 September 2020

Master the Internet and the future is yours!

Course Structure
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Facebook, WhatsApp, YouTube – the Internet dominates many people’s private media consumption. But it has also profoundly altered the business world with its new marketing concepts and business models.

Whether you have completed a degree in languages, technology or economics and want to qualify yourself further, or whether you have been working professionally for some time, the Master’s programme International Media Communication offers you an optimal qualification for a fast-growing industry with a guaranteed future.

The MA International Media Communication is based on decades of experience in multilingual communication and adds the necessary business know-how for the successful completion of digital projects. A special feature of the programme is the practically oriented training in modern communication technologies such as the Semantic Web and language technologies.

Your Career Prospects after Graduation

The MA International Media Communication is an optimal qualification to meet the rapid increase in demand for specialists in the areas of web-based communication. According to a study completed by the German Institute for Economic Research in Cologne and the Federal Association for Information Technology, Telecommunications and New Media, BITKOM, half of all companies today are heavily dependent on the Internet. More and more companies from areas other than Information Technology and Telecommunications need specialists with IT and Media know-how. In autumn 2011 there were over 38.000 positions vacant in this area.

After completing your degree you are perfectly prepared to play a leading role in Online Marketing or Online Editing. A wide variety of employment opportunities awaits you:

  • International companies in various branches
  • Internet service providers
  • Publishers and operators of online platforms

If you are at the start of your career, or even of you already have professional experience, the MA International Media Communication will give you a solid foundation for an attractive occupation with a secure future. The MA International Media Communication qualifies you to work as an Online Marketing Manager, New Media Expert, Manager of Web Communications or similar positions. You can choose from a variety of areas, ranging from large, international companies, publishers and media companies, to Internet Start-ups, service providers and consultancies.

LAST UPDATED 29.6.2020