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Communication and Media

Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Communication and Media

Explore the world of media and its political, economic, and cultural impact. Pursue opportunities for international exchange, and go on to advanced studies or a top-flight career in communications.

Take a comparative, international approach. Analyse the effects of increasing mediation for business, democracy, and our daily lives. Get the tools you need to adapt to the increasingly global and diverse professional environment of the communications and media professions.

Erasmus University Rotterdam is a top university with a diverse student body in dynamic Rotterdam, the “gateway to Europe”. The programme offers a cosmopolitan and stimulating environment, the right mix of theory and practice, flexible opportunities for specialisation, and an interactive and intensive curriculum. Go on to advanced studies or a career in communications and related fields such as marketing, corporate communications, public relations, public affairs, education, and journalism.

Why study International Bachelor Communication and Media in Rotterdam?

You choose the IBCoM programme because:

  • it provides the skills required for a successful career in this dynamic field;
  • it offers an international perspective and study environment;
  • you want to be at the cutting edge of the discipline;
  • you value the opportunity to study abroad;
  • it is staffed by highly qualified, international lecturers;

Career opportunities International Bachelor Communication and Media

There has never been a better time to pursue a career in Communication and Media. The world's growing need for global connectivity and sharing information guarantees ample job opportunities over the coming years, as people continue to seek better, faster, cheaper and more reliable ways of communicating with one another, both in their professional and personal lives.


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Education objectives International Bachelor Communication and Media

The International Bachelor programme Communication and Media enables you to:

  • acquire an in-depth understanding of specialised subjects;
  • explore communication across various media;
  • familiarise yourself with the latest research methods and communication techniques;
  • develop the skills you will need in professional life;
  • choose from a wide range of opportunities, including advanced studies.

Curriculum International Bachelor Communication and Media

The Communications and Media programme’s academic year is divided into four terms, starting in September and finishing at the end of June, and each term comprises three different courses. This not only ensures that the workload and exams are spread evenly throughout the year, but also encourages you to work in a disciplined and effective way.

The International Bachelor programme in Communication and Media facilitates and stimulates co-operative learning. It also encourages you to think critically and generate new knowledge, rather than simply accumulating facts. All courses feature a combination of instruction, interaction, and practical training, including applying theoretical knowledge to actual cases. You will also have the opportunity to work in groups and develop your team skills.

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Target audience International Bachelor Communication and Media

Are you flexible, creative and disciplined enough to meet the ever-changing and increasingly diverse demands of the contemporary media and communication professions? If so,ErasmusUniversity’s  International Bachelor programme in Communication and Media offers a variety of courses that will help you develop your individual talents under the personal guidance of our renowned faculty.

Admission criteria International Bachelor Communication and Media

Prospective students with a non-Dutch diploma will need to submit an application for admission. You may be asked to submit the following documents along with your application:

  • TOEFL or IELTS test result
  • Copies of diplomas and transcripts
  • Statement of motivation
  • Recommendation letter(s)

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Application International Bachelor Communication and Media

If you meet or will soon meet the admission requirements and you have decided to apply at Erasmus University Rotterdam, you must follow several steps in the application procedure.

 

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Continuing with a Master International Bachelor Communication and Media

Once you have completed your International Bachelor Communication and Media (IBCoM), you are eligible to enrol in the international track of the master programme Media Studies at Erasmus University Rotterdam. But you also have many other options, about which you can learn more on our website.

 

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