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.

We have now launched the web pages of our new Master's Degree Programme in Media and Communication Studies which is called the Global Politics and Communication. The new programme will start in Autumn 2017. The application period is between 1.12.2016-12.1.2017.

Current issues

  • Study Guide 2016-2017. Please click "Teaching" and choose the teaching period.
    All MGC courses will appear.
  • Finnish language courses for international students in Autumn 2015, provided by the Department of Finnish, Finno-Ugrian and Scandinavian Studies
  • 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.

  • Information about Helsinki