Media Management

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
14619 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Media Management programme at KTH Royal Institute of Technology provides students with the skills required for managing innovative media companies. Graduates from the programme are equipped to take on advanced industrial positions or continued graduate studies.


The Media Management programme at KTH Royal Institute of Technology is multidisciplinary, combining media technology, with intercultural communication, business management, project management and business development.

The master's programme in Media Management focuses on the development and commercial operation of media products and services aimed at the consumer market. 

The programme consists of courses offering relevant knowledge regarding media technology, product development, media innovation, intercultural communication, market understanding and enterprise management in the media industry and related fields. 

During the two years all students will follow a programme integrating course that ties the programme together, covers cross-course topics and provides contact with the industry. 

The final term is devoted to the degree project, which is focused on using scientific methods to solve a problem within the scope of the programme. 

The project may originate from an industrial problem or be suggested by one of the research groups at the relevant departments.


Former students work in a wide variety of positions within the media and marketing industries. 

Examples include digital publishing, broadcasting companies, interactive media firms, and consulting companies such as Deloitte Digital, Tobii Dynavox, Netlight Consulting and Accenture in countries such as China, Sweden, Russia, Germany, the Netherlands, Singapore, Cambodia and India. 

Doctoral studies in this field are also possible after this programme.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Media Law 
  • Intercultural communication 
  • Managing Digital Transformation 
  • Managing Digital Transformation - project module
  • Theory and Method for Media Technology
  • Program Integrating Course in Media Management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

A bachelor’s degree corresponding to 180 ECTS credits, or equivalent, in computer science, media technology, information technology, human-computer interaction, or similar programme with an engineering or science profile, alternatively a bachelor’s degree in social science relevant to the scope of the programme.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14619 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29239 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

The full programme tuition fee for non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens studying this programme is SEK 310,000.


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.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 6 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Media Management
KTH Royal Institute of Technology


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!