MA in Journalism and Social Communication


Area of Studies

communication and information sciences



Degree (in English)


  • English
Course Duration

2 years (4 semesters)

ECTS points



Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań (Faculty of Political Science and Journalism)

Tuition and Other Fees

Tuition fee: the semester tuition fee is: PLN 3 500,00 (the fee can be paid in 4 installments of PLN 875,00 each).

Application Deadline(s)


Course Description

Course Profile

The program is designed to provide students with practical skills of communication in different fields of professional activities including journalism, public relations, and marketing communication, with special focus on the new media, as well as to expand and deepen their knowledge on processes of social communication. Alongside general and professional knowledge in mass communication; business; political, international and intercultural communication; as well as new communication technologies, the program also includes additional courses covering soft and social skills, entrepreneurship, and active job search.

Degree course assets

We offer innovative teaching methods (e-learning, b-learning, team projects), practical training in well-equipped TV, radio, and computer laboratories; and a 2-week summer school program which will aim to develop soft skills, as well as teamwork abilities and enable to share experiences and study in an international environment. The international study program will be conducted by experienced researchers and practitioners from the field of journalism and social communication.

Selected study areas

  • Planning and Organizing Research in Social Sciences,
  • Critical analysis of public communications,
  • Theory of Mass Communication,
  • Mass Media Research,
  • Media Systems in Central Europe,
  • Digital Graphics and DTP,
  • Innovative Project Design and Management,
  • Movie Production.

Work opportunities

Graduation from our studies will allow you to start a career as a journalist, TV and radio specialist, public relations, promotion and advertising departments and as a spokesperson. Practical knowledge will allow you to open your own business in media or promotion and advertising services. Many of our graduates find work in local and national media.

Education Requirements

Set of documents

  • photo file which will be used when generating the personal questionnaire
  • a scan of university diploma


Associate Professor Dorota Piontek, email:

Address: ul. Uniwersytetu Poznańskiego 5, Poznań

+48 61 829 65 10


Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań


ul. Wieniawskiego 1
61-712 Poznań, Poland

phone: +48 61 829 43 85

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