MA in Journalism and Mass Communication (In German) atUniversity of Hamburg Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences


2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The four-semester master’s program combines academic theory with practical journalism, thus qualifying graduates for a broad range of challenging roles in media and equipping them with a knowledge of methodology and the latest research in the field of communication
  • Students also work together to prepare media products in project workshops from magazines and online portals to entire radio and TV shows
  • Internships undertaken during the program enable students to gain hands-on experience and establish contacts with editorial offices
  • The master’s in journalism and mass communication seeks to train journalists for whom thorough research, an impartial appreciation of the facts, professional skepticism, comprehensible reporting, and independent judgment form the cornerstones of the trade


  • University Rankings
    • #201-300

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2022

    • #228

      - QS 2023

    • #128

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2023

    • #149

      - US News & World Report 2023

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 0
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
InsuranceINR 1,05,324
Semester ContributionINR 58,806
TotalINR 1,64,130

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 Euro = INR 87.77


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 5ᵗʰ July 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Applicants must hold an above-average first degree in either journalism/communication studies or media studies with a social science emphasis, or a social science subject with a journalism/communication studies emphasis (minimum of credit points in each)
  • Prerequisites:- Proof of sufficient knowledge of empirical social research methods (minimum of credit points)


No specific cutoff mentioned

Other eligibility criteria
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Proof of German language skills
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Important Dates

Oct 1, 2022

Course Commencement Date

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for Germany.

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