MS Advertising atBoston University Department of Mass Communication, Advertising & Public Relations


18 months (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The program has been designed to prepare students to work in advertising in agencies, media companies, and other marketing communications organizations
  • Graduates will be developing advertising campaigns and research skills
  • All students are required to pass a comprehensive exam, complete a professional project, or complete a thesis during their final semester of course study to qualify for graduation
  • Students will be undertaking mandatory courses like Writing for Media Professionals, Communication Research, Principles and Practices of Advertising, etc.
  • The program gives opportunity of completing an internship in any of the major areas of concentration


  • University Rankings
    • #95

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #112

      - QS 2022

    • #62

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #42

      - US News & World Report 2022

    • #65

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 45,15,345
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
InsuranceINR 2,21,502
TransportationINR 88,950
FeesINR 77,196
Books & SuppliesINR 1,02,690
Personal ExpensesINR 2,42,231
TotalINR 7,32,569

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 79.42


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 9ᵗʰ December 2021

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Applicants must have a four-year or three-year undergraduate degree


Marks - 100/120


Marks - 7/9

Other eligibility criteria
All International students need to submit one-to-three minute video, answering the following prompt: Tell us how you perceive brands. What is a brand, and how does the consumer engage with brands? Conclude the video by briefly telling us about yourself as a brand; if you were a brand, what type of brand would you be? Video Instructions: Please post your video on a video hosting website such as YouTube or Vimeo. We prefer it if you do not use a password to protect your video. If the website requires you to use a password, please use terrier2020 The video must be in your own words Please speak directly into the camera, without reading from a script and do not use video editing or sound voiceover software Application cannot be reviewed without this video
Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Applicants need to submit three letters of recommendation (academic and/or professional)

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

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

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