24 months
Duration
8000 EUR/year
4000 EUR/year
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About

The MSc in Media Management (MMM) at USI aims to help future media officers, business communicators and other professionals, including journalists, enhance their knowledge and understanding of modern media and communication industries,  preparing them to meet the many challenges posed by a period of unprecedented changes to digital mass and social media.

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Overview

Every company is now a media organisation.

The evolution of communication technologies and the expansion of social media networks have transformed the entire media industry. The media are global businesses today employing millions of people across the world. The online and mobile revolution have also resulted in many businesses creating online and mobile content such as websites and mobile applications and distributing this information and promotional material to reach larger audiences on a global scale. Our Master programme in Media Management allows students will learn about how all businesses, media and non-media, survive and thrive in an online digital environment. The course examines strategies employed by various companies and organisations to expand their businesses in a digital environment and we also teach students to develop the necessary skills for effective communication campaigns to reach employees, clients and consumers in a local, national and global context. With the MSc in Media Management, students will learn why every company is now a media organisation.

Awarded degree

Master of Science in Media Management

Programme Structure

The MSc in Media Management (MMM) at USI aims to help future media officers, business communicators and other professionals, including journalists, enhance their knowledge and understanding of modern media and communication industries,  preparing them to meet the many challenges posed by a period of unprecedented changes to digital mass and social media.

The full programme consists of 120 ECTS, and is directed to all students wishing to forge a career in media and journalism industries as well as professionals in communication-related activities in commercial and non-commercial organizations of all types, including NGOs and international companies.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
5.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
65

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
5.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
65

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Academic requirements

All students who obtained a Bachelor's degree at an acknowledged university in communication, human and social sciences.

Language requirements

Further information regarding language requirements are listed athttps://www.usi.ch/en/education/master/media-management/admission.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    4000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2000 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • National: CHF 2,000 per semester
  • International: CHF 4,000 per semester 

Living costs for Lugano

1516 - 2134 CHF /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

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