• Application Deadline
  • 12 months


The curriculum of this Master of Science in Communication Management from Singapore Management University familiarises students with management fundamentals, communication management and its link to business strategy, as well as stakeholder engagement through traditional and new media. 

Study stints in the partner schools provide students with excellent overseas exposure and networking opportunities.

Linking Communication to Management

Learn how communication contributes to shaping strategic management by understanding the business functions of finance, strategy, marketing and accounting.

Understanding the Communication Environment

Learn to analyse key strategic communication and management issues facing organisations.

Managing Integrated Communication

Manage communication with diverse stakeholders such as investors, employees, regulators, NGOs and mass media, and across different media platforms.

Delivering Value

Learn to make data-based decisions by using data analytics and the latest scientific evidence.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Finance
  • Marketing Management
  • Research Design & Analytics
  • Digital Marketing
  • Strategic Management
  • Accounting
  • Strategic Corporate Communication
  • Corporate Reputation
  • Media Relations

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • January Part-time intake
    • May Full-time intake
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Average part-time duration 15 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

    Schedule GRE®

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • A good bachelor’s degree from a recognised university in any field of study
  • A good score in the SMU Admission Test or GMAT/GRE
  • A good TOEFL/IELTS score is required if your degree was not taught in English

Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

Minimum working experience (post-Bachelor's degree) of 3 years (part-time track) or 2 years (full-time track)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30348 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30345 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    30348 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30345 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Singapore

  • 1878 - 3880 SGD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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