Media & Business

The Media & Business programme (MA in Media Studies) is specifically intended for recent bachelor graduates with an international outlook and an entrepreurial mindset who are keen to acquire the knowledge and skills to meet the multiple challenges of today's media and communication professions. It will be a perfect match for anyone who is fascinated by the dynamics of the media business and the intricacies of business communication.

New developments in media and business

Using state-of-the-art theory you will learn to trace and analyse the fast paced technological and organisational developments in media and business. You will dive into the manifold communication challenges faced by companies, managers and workers in the media sector and other industries. Special attention will be paid to the impact of new media technologies on existent communication practices and business models as well as their innovative potential for the media industries and other fields.

The Media & Business programme features a practice-based approach through real world cases, guest lectures and seminars with media professionals and business people, and research collaborations with a wide range of media companies and other businesses.

Devoted, first-class team

You will receive instruction from first-class, international scholars in the field, who actively support you and who provide intensive and individual coaching. Seminars, research workshops, and a master class thoroughly familiarise you with state-of-the-art theory and methods in media and business research.

Much of the Media & Business programme focuses on the ultimate apotheosis, the Master's thesis, in which you connect your coursework with the professional world.

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Erasmus University Rotterdam organises two times a year a Master Open Day. The Master Open Day is an information day that you simply can't miss. You'll get to know all there is to know about Erasmus Master programmes and studying at Erasmus University Rotterdam.

For more information about the programme you may also contact the programme coordinator