Name of programme INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATION
Qualification awarded Master in Social Sciences
Field of study Communication
Study area Social Sciences
Length of the programme 1.5 years (3 semesters)
Scope of programme (ECTS) 90 ECTS
Language of instruction English
Location Vilnius, Lithuania
Starting date 1st of September
Tuition fee for Non-EU TBC
Why International Communication study programme?
International Communication master degree study programme is developed in close cooperation with the foreign business and academic partners of the Faculty of Communication, Vilnius University, to complete curriculum that provides competencies in the field of corporate communication, that encourages competing in international level.
The programme aims to involve the area of public diplomacy as well. The study programme enhances knowledge in corporate communication, provides experience with international and intercultural environments, improves communication skills and creates a solid professional foundation for the communication expert of the 21st century in private and public sectors.
Dr. Renata Matkevičienė, Leader of the Programme:
“Study program is an exclusive one in the Baltic region: this program provides competencies needed for corporate communication professionals, but as well for those who are willing to tie their career with international corporations working as CSR or PR specialists or consultants.
This study program was developed and is implemented in collaboration with the professionals and academics working in the field of international corporate communication and public diplomacy. The study program provides not only competencies that meet requirements from labor market, but as well social network for those who seek excellence in the professional field of communication.”
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND SELECTION CRITERIA
· Bachelor's degree or its equivalent;
· English language proficiency - the level not lower than B2 (following the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
International Communication studies prepare students for active involvement and diverse careers in marketing, communication, public relations at international organizations from established corporations to agile start-ups, as well as freelance employment as communication consultants.