Hagenberg CampusInformatics, Communications and Media

Communication and Knowledge Media Master's Degree Programme, full-time

Combined expertise in social sciences, media studies & web programming for efficient corporate communications

Online media is now central to corporate communication strategies and life-long learning, and keeping abreast of Internet development is of crucial importance. Meeting the challenge of web technological innovation is essential for command of the global knowledge society, and demands not only intercultural competence but also expertise in knowledge management. Our full-time, interdisciplinary Master’s degree programme equips students with exactly that mix of skills, combining social sciences, media studies, web design and web programming. A wide range of elective modules allows further specialisation in the following areas: communications, web, learning and/or organisations.

Note for applicants: The main language of tuition on this study programme is German, although some modules may be offered in English.

Essential Information

Master of Arts in Social Sciences (MA)

4 semesters (120 ECTS)

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Admission requirements:
Completion of at least a 6 semester specialised relevant Bachelor’s degree, or comparable higher education at university level. Sound knowledge of German.

Apply by 30 June at the latest (www.fh-ooe.at/application). Admission subject to study place availability. Apply early to secure your place!

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Information about tuition fees and ÖH contribution


Head of Studies:
Dr. Josef Altmann

Academic Coordinator:
Dr. Tanja Jadin

Programme Administration:
Elke Ortner

University of Applied Sciences
School of Informatics, Communications and Media

Softwarepark 11
4232 Hagenberg/Austria
Phone: +43 5 0804 22600
Email: kwm@fh-hagenberg.at 
Web: www.fh-ooe.at/kwm-ma