24 months
5200 EUR/year
3200 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Our Communication and Media Studies MA programme aims to train communication and media experts. You will be given the chance to become a professional expert who can adapt to the volatile challenges of the labour market and possess the ability to work for and lead various communication and media organisations, while gaining an internationally recognised academic qualification.


Because all is communication and communication is in all.

Join Corvinus’ Communication and Media Studies MA programme and become a communication and media expert. Specialisation includes two major directions towards which one can gravitate: “International Communication” and “Political Communication”. 

The main fields of the programme include interpersonal, social, strategic (planned) and new media communication, the managing of media and the planning of creative campaigns.

 The curriculum contains modules, such as “Creative Visuality”, “Cognitive Psychology”, “Digital Publics” and “Data-Journalism”, among many others.

Besides the complete subject portfolio offered, the essential features of the programme are its student-centered aspect and project-based methodology.

Career options include:

  • Media researcher
  • Communication expert
  • PR manager
  • Publishing manager


To enquire, speak to a member of our International Student Recruitment Team or to apply, follow the link: https://international-application.uni-corvinus.hu/

Find out more about Communication and Media Studies MA at Corvinus: https://www.uni-corvinus.hu/main-page/programs/ma-msc/?lang=en#communication-and-media-studies

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Public Relations and Marketing Communication Design
  • Creative Visuality
  • Persuasive Communication and Rhetoric
  • Media Strategy
  • International Negotiations
  • Public Writing
  • Media Systems and Media Policies
  • Pragmatics
  • Political Campaigns and Rhetoric

and others.


Study in an international atmosphere with young, ambitious professionals from all around the globe.


Programme Leader: Dr. Antal Szántay

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Apply online at: https://international-application.uni-corvinus.hu/ 


120 ECTS

Compulsory modules: approx. 90 credits

Thesis: 20 credits

Minimum credit value of elective modules: 6 credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
150 (verbal)
150 (quantitative)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Although GPA, is not strictly stipulated, applicants should generally have a minimum of 3.0/5.0, Grade C, 2nd Class Honours or 60%.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor degree (in a related discipline).
  • Certified B2 Level of English (for non-native speakers).
  • Pass a Skype interview. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2600 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1600 EUR per semester during 24 months.

* EU/EEA tuition fee varies, depending on exchange rates. Amount in Hungarian forints: 560 000 HUF per semester.

Living costs for Budapest

172338 - 268251 HUF /month
Living costs

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


Stipendium Hungaricum scholarships are available (non-EU/EEA students only). 

Apply before mid-January. 

For more information - https://www.uni-corvinus.hu/main-page/hello-corvinus/stipendium-hungaricum/?lang=en. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Communication and Media Studies
Corvinus University of Budapest


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