Master's Degree Programme in Media and Global Communication (MGC)

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Contact Information


    Media and Communication Studies is part of the Department of Social Research.

    Department of Social Research P.O. Box 54, 00014
    University of Helsinki FINLAND

    Street address: Unioninkatu 37

    Email addresses:

    tel. +358-2941911 (University switchboard)

    Admissions Services
    phone: +358 2941 24140

    Admissions Services telephone hours Monday - Friday
    from 12 noon to 3 p.m.

MGC master's programme at the University Helsinki

Come and study with us

Our programme is the third most popular programme out of over 40 international master's degree programmes at the University of Helsinki.


Current issues

  • Finnish language courses for international students in Autumn 2015, provided by the Department of Finnish, Finno-Ugrian and Scandinavian Studies

    New courses available:
  • Multiculturalism in Public Culture: Theoretical Ideas and Everyday Engagements 25.-29.1.2016. Organised by the MDP in Ethnic Relations. Registration in WebOodi in December.
  • Corporate Communication in Global Contexts 13.4.-18.5.2016. Organised by the Aalto University School of Business. A course place will be available for two students of Media and Communication Studies, including the MGC. Special application later this autumn.

  • Introduction to Research Methods required for graduation
    The study unit 7REMSintr Introduction to Research Methods is according the current Degree Requirements mandatory to all students, including students who have begun their studies in previous years. A compensatory assignment has to be completed before graduation. Please contact the programme coordinator for further details.

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