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B.A. in Communication and Media Studies

Budapest Metropolitan University
Length: 3 years
Study pace: Full time
Education level: Bachelor's degree
Location: Budapest
Language: English
Start date: February, September

Program Description

Communication and Media StudiesGet a degree in communication and media studies

The media degree program at Budapest College of Communication and Business is designed for individuals who are open, creative, and well informed, with good communication skills.

Communication and the media have become an integral part of our everyday life. Not only are they indispensable for work, but they play an essential role in almost every activity imaginable.

The latest developments in technology provide for an immediate reaction to any event. Therefore, new applications, such as Web 2.0 based technology, are of paramount importance.

The aim of this degree in communication is to transfer the in-depth knowledge and skills needed to understand and master the constantly evolving tools of communication. Graduates of this communication degree are able to use the novel means of communication and the media in a responsible way, and are prepared to face any future challenges.

The communication and media studies program will cover the following core subjects:

Introduction to Journalism; Theory of Communication; History of Communication and the Mass Media; Rhetoric and Speech Techniques; Advertising and Media Planning; News and Correspondence Public Relations Theory and Practice; Digital Marketing (New Media Marketing and Advertising Trends); Communication Skills Development Training; Social History of Social Media; History of Diplomacy

Specializations offered for the degree in communication and media studies:

  • Electronic Press
  • Economic Journalism
  • Social Media
  • International Communication
  • Print and Online Press
  • PR, Advertising, Marketing

Practical work experience during your media degree:

Students enrolled in the communication and media degree at Budapest College of Communication and Business will have unique opportunities to gain valuable hands-on experience by doing practical work in the Media Workshop, student magazines and papers, as well as local radio and television channels.

Career opportunities with a BA in communication and media:

  • journalist, editor, press officer, spokesperson
  • mid-level management position in PR, advertising and marketing
  • salesperson, event organizer
  • international affairs officer

Admission requirements

In order to be eligible for this media degree from Budapest College of Communication and Business applicants need to have:

  • Completed secondary school studies
  • Intermediate knowledge of English

For more details on the eligibility requirements and the application process for this bachelor degree in communication from Budapest College of Communication and Business, please submit an information request.

Degree & diploma

Upon completing this communication degree program from Budapest College of Communication and Business, graduates will receive a BA in Communication and Media Studies.

Tuition & fees

The tuition fees for this media studies degree program at Budapest College of Communication and Business are as follows:

For EU students and citizens of the EEA member countries : 1350 EUR / semester

Special promotion for Turkish citizens: 1350 EUR / semester

For non-EU students: 2100 EUR / semester

BKF offers a 10% "Early bird" discount for students who send all necessary application documents and transfer the tuition fee by the early bird deadlines. Submit an information request for more details on the early bird discount.

The Budapest College of Communication and Business also offers numerous scholarships and grants for students. You can get more information about these scholarships by submitting an information request

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Budapest Metropolitan University

Budapest Metropolitan University

Budapest Metropolitan University (Hungarian:Budapesti Metropolitan Egyetem) is an accredited private institute of higher education in Budapest, Hungary. It is sometimes known as the "BKF University of Applied Sciences" or "Budapest Metropolitan University of Applied Sciences". Budapest Metropolitan University was established in 2000...

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Location & accommodation


Budapest, Hungary

Budapest, Hungary

Budapest is the bustling capital city of Hungary. There are caves, curative thermal springs and special conservation areas, all in a bustling capital city with a population of 2 million people. Among the things of historical interest to be seen in Budapest are the Roman era amphitheatre, the Turkish baths and the unique Hungarian version of secessionist architecture. With its diversity, in Budapest...

Contact information for Budapest Metropolitan University

Budapest Metropolitan University

Nagy Lajos király útja 1-9.
1148 Budapest

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