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Corporate Communication

Master (2 years) of Corporate Communication, 120 ECTS
Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution Aarhus University (AU)
Campus Aarhus
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5000 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


Today, communication is acknowledged to be an integrated and holistic practice that supports and contributes to corporate strategy development through its essential role in building and maintaining corporate brands and reputations through strong stakeholder relationships. Reflecting this, the two-year Master’s programme in Corporate Communication equips you to become an excellent communication manager who will be able to help organisations to develop, innovate, implement and measure corporate communication processes and activities in order to support strategic efforts while enhancing stakeholder relationships and corporate reputations.

Career Opportunities    

    Graduates from the MA in Corporate Communication have found jobs as strategic employees at management level in both national and international companies and organisations. These jobs are typically focused on communication, public relations, corporate branding, or in marketing divisions, where our graduates have full responsibility for planning with internal and external stakeholders.

    About the Degree

    The objective of the study programme is to provide you with knowledge of the central concepts, models, and theories of corporate communication, as well as practical skills in the strategic management of corporate communication processes and activities. As a result, you will be qualified to undertake functions within corporate communication at a strategic level.

    You will acquire a comprehensive and nuanced theoretical and practical skill-set within corporate communication. Compulsory courses will introduce you to areas such as Corporate Communication, Change Communication, Crisis Communication, Stakeholder Relations, and Strategic Management. This will enable you not only to plan and solve comprehensive and complex internal and external communication tasks, but also to critically appraise communicative issues and requirements relating to the strategic management of communication. In the third semester, you can choose electives. Alternatively, you can do a project-based internship in which you combine an internship with theoretical seminars. This gives you a unique chance to specialise within your preferred area of interest. 

    In the third semester, the programme offers two specialised profiles within either Integrated Marketing Communication or Human Resource Communication. Alternatively, you can do a project-based study where you combine an internship with theoretical seminars. This gives you a unique chance to specialise within your preferred area of interest.


    To find out more about admission to the MA in Corporate Communication please visit the programme’s website.

    In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. 
    Read about the language requirements of Aarhus University

    Apply directly at Aarhus University with all relevant documentation.

    To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact Aarhus University directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education →


    Please read more about tuition fee here →

    For Further Information

    Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at →

    You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition

    About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System


    Application date
    Jan 15
    Start date
    Sep 01


    Application date
    Mar 01
    Start date
    Sep 01


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