Since September 2009, Deutsche Welle, Germany’s international broadcaster has been offering the Master’s Program “International Media Studies“.
The full-time program combines topics like digital media and development, journalism, communication science and media management, whilst developing skills and competencies that are important for the world of media. This practice-oriented program optimally prepares graduates for a career in the international media industry. The Master’s Program is a joint project of the Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg (H-BRS) University of Applied Sciences, the University of Bonn and Deutsche Welle. DW Akademie, Deutsche Welle’s international training institute, offers a perfect environment for learning and training for up to 30 students per year.
The duration of the program is four semesters. The students conclude the course with a master’s thesis and colloquium. Successful graduates receive a Master of Arts (M.A.). Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent qualification as well as at least one year of professional experience in a media-related field after having obtained their B.A.
In addition, they need to provide proof of their language skills in English (C1). Tuition will cost a total of 6,000€. Exceptionally qualified students from developing and countries in transition can apply for a limited number of DAAD scholarships and will write their Master’s thesis and complete the degree in their home country.
Deadline for applications is March 31st, 2023.
Further information: www.ims-master.de
Prof. Dr. Christoph Schmidt, Head of the Master’s Program
DW Akademie / IMS Students‘ Office