Deutsche Welle invites applications for Masters Degree in International Media studies for students from around the world that want to work in a position of responsibility in journalism or the communications sector in the 2018/2019 academic year.

It especially addresses journalists-in-training, media representatives from radio, TV, online and print and communication experts. Those interested must have completed an academic program (bachelor’s degree or equivalent) and have acquired at least one year of professional experience in a media-related field after their first degree. The program is bilingual (English and German), whereby English is the prevalent course language.

Especially targeted at:
• Media representatives from radio, TV, online and print
• Journalists-in-training, especially from electronic media
• Journalists and management from community radio stations
• Communication experts
• NGO employees
• Employees from ministries
• Employees from cooperative development groups and projects
• Representatives from regional working groups and national broadcasters
• Media association representatives

Worth of Award

  • The tuition fees for the postgraduate, four-semester Master’s Program will cost 6,000 EUR.
  • There are a limited number of full and partial scholarships available.

Eligibility

• Media representatives from radio, TV, online and print
• Journalists-in-training, especially from electronic media
• Journalists and management from community radio stations
• Communication experts
• NGO employees
• Employees from ministries
• Employees from cooperative development groups and projects
• Representatives from regional working groups and national broadcasters
• Media association representatives

  • For the Master’s Program, applicants must have a bachelor’s degree, at least one year of professional experience in a media-related field and advanced skills in German and English.

How to Apply

  • The online application system is open between November and March each year to apply for the following winter semester.
  • Please note that only online applications can be accepted.
  • Prospective students will have to apply through an online application system. Please read the information below, before you visit the application link.

Deadline: Applications are open between November and March every year.

Click here for more details and to apply

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