The Master of Arts degree offers training in the following disciplines:
At the end of the first year, students decide in which discipline they will complete their dissertation and whether to choose a Master of Arts worth 90 ECTS credits or a Master of Arts with specialisation worth 120 ECTS credits.
Master of Arts students develop numerous skills that are beneficial in the professional world: independence, sense of responsibility and organisation, discernment, analytical and argumentation skills, mastery of written and oral expression.
These assets are greatly appreciated in today’s society and in fields such as the media and communications, international organisations, cultural institutions, museums, teaching, and the public and private sectors.
In principle, this is a continuation of one of the core disciplines of the Bachelor’s degree. 30 ECTS credits
In principle, this is a continuation of the second core discipline of the Bachelor’s degree.
discipline In principle, this is a continuation of the complementary discipline of the Bachelor’s degree.
or Options programme
The Options Programme operates essentially as an extension of the main discipline. As such, it allows the construction of a single-discipline
30 ECTS credits
In the main discipline. 30 ECTS credits
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
Candidates admitted to registration at the University of Lausanne and who are holders of a Bachelor of Arts degree of the University of Lausanne, or a Bachelor of Arts degree of another Swiss or foreign university recognised by UNIL and judged to be equivalent, are admitted without conditions to the Master of Arts degree course, if they choose to continue for their Master’s degree the discipline(s) studied for their Bachelor’s degree. Students who change discipline between the Bachelor’s degree and the Master’s degree, or are holders of a Swiss or foreign Bachelor’s degree recognised by UNIL in another orientation, or awarded by a University of Applied Sciences (UAS)*, may be admitted to the Master’s degree on the basis of their personal case files.
* The holders of a Bachelor’s degree awarded by a UAS must prove that they satisfy the conditions for admission to a Master’s degree course in their own type of educational institution
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