Apply for DW Akademie’s international media studies programme

DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 29, 2024— Applications are open for the fall intake of the Deutsche Welle (DW) Akademie’s International Media Studies (IMS) Master’s Degree.

Graduates from developing and transition countries with previous media experience can apply for the programme based in Germany.

DW Akademie’s international media studies programme is conducted in English, and it combines topics such as media and development, journalism, communication science and media management.

Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent and at least one year of professional experience in a media-related field acquired after the completion of their first degree.

The programme is targeted at students from around the world that want to work in a position of responsibility in journalism or the communications sector. It especially addresses journalists-in-training, media representatives from radio, TV, online and print and communication experts.

The deadline for applications is February 29, 2024.

APPLY HERE

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