Study Communication Sciences in United Kingdom

Study Communication Sciences in United Kingdom

Studying Communication Sciences

Communication sciences concentrate on human behaviour, through the impact and influence on mass media and messages to people and culture. Graduates of a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in communication sciences can build a career in journalism, market research, education, human resources, advertising and many other fields.

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Studying in United Kingdom

The UK has one of the most cosmopolitan societies within Europe and you will study with people from all over the world. The variety of universities and degrees is broad and degrees will be accepted worldwide.

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163 Communication Sciences Master's degrees in United Kingdom

Master Mobile Communication Systems

The Mobile Communication Systems programme from Loughborough University London is aimed at providing knowledge and expertise in the latest mobile and wireless communications technologies driving the evolution of mobile Internet. The demand for low-latency, high-speed mobile data access is increasing, with the use of smart phones and bandwidth-intensive wireless multimedia applications.

Institute for Digital Technologies
M.Sc. Science

The Science course at The Open University UK explores some of contemporary science's most pressing issues and develops a wide range of skills associated with postgraduate study.

M.Sc. Speech and Language Therapy (Pre-Registration) - PgDip

This Speech and Language Therapy course, delivered by Queen Margaret University, is for people with a relevant degree seeking to refocus their studies into the area of speech and language therapy. It will enable you to register with the Health and Care Professions Council and the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) to practise as a speech and language therapist in the UK.

School of Social Sciences, Media and Communication
M.Sc. Strategic Communication and Public Relations

The MSc Strategic Communication and Public Relations at Queen Margaret University offers an unparalleled balance in UK postgraduate courses of teaching in internal and external communication, as well as strategic communication, for both private and public sectors.

School of Social Sciences, Media and Communication
M.A. Media and the Middle East

This unique Media and the Middle East MA programme from SOAS University of London takes up the study of the relationship between politics, culture and communication in the Middle East. The course draws on theoretical approaches central to the study of culture, politics, society and communication to critically assess the continuously changing media and cultural landscape in the Middle East.

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
M.A. Art & Design (Communication Design)

This Art Design (Communication Design) programme from Cambridge School of Visual and Performing Arts is a new and contemporary MA designed for practitioners who want to work in the cultural and creative industries. Awarded by Kingston University and delivered in partnership with Hearst Magazines (publishers of ELLE magazine, Cosmopolitan, Esquire and Harper’s Bazaar), we have worked together to design an exciting and unique Master's programme which will bring you endless opportunities as you further your studies and career in the creative arts.

M.Sc. Communication and Entrepreneurship

This new postgraduate course provides you with an exciting opportunity to investigate communication in the context of entrepreneurship and business. The programme will introduce you to the multidisciplinary dimensions of professional communication, exploring in detail how linguistic analysis can illuminate and enhance communication in businesses and a range of other workplaces.

English Studies
M.Sc. Marketing (Communications)

The Marketing (Communications) programme is offered at Manchester Metropolitan University. Open to graduates holding degrees in any subject, this course assumes no prior knowledge of marketing or business and is suitable for UK, EU and international students wishing to progress their academic knowledge of marketing communications. It is also suitable for those who do not have a degree but possess relevant experience.

M.A. International Liaison and Communication

The International Liaison and Communication course from the University of Westminster will enrich your knowledge and application of the key paradigms of international communication, information handling and presentation in a range of contexts from the field of public diplomacy to international media, intelligence, business and international NGOs.

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
M.A. Graphic Design Communication

MA Graphic Design Communication at Chelsea College of Arts encourages a broad and diverse approach to thinking and practice that helps students shape engaging and imaginative design solutions through material, media, technologies and systems of public engagement.

Chelsea College of Arts
M.A. Graphic Communication Design

Graphic Communication Design is the carrier signal for the twenty-first century. MA Graphic Communication Design at Central Saint Martins brings together design-led and research driven approaches to an increasingly important practice and field of study. We take a critically informed and widely experimental approach to the production, form, and circulation of knowledge. We facilitate our students to become versatile makers, astute commentators, and positive agents of socio-economic, cultural, and technological change.

Central Saint Martins
M.Sc. Signal Processing and Communications

Signal processing and communications provide the theoretical foundations for any application which generates, processes, transmits or stores any type of signal. Practical examples are computers and smart phones, and the Internet, DVD players, radar and wireless systems, sensor networks, medical images and digital cameras. The Signal Processing and Communications course is delivered by The University of Edinburgh.

College of Science & Engineering
M.A. Cross-Cultural Communication and International Marketing

The Cross-Cultural Communication and International Marketing MA at Newcastle University provides theoretical, research and practical training in areas of international and intercultural communication and international marketing. It focuses on rapidly developing issues surrounding global communications and brand management.

School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences
M.A. Political Communication

This course explores the rapidly evolving role of communication in political life, both nationally and internationally, and examines how changes, including the increasing importance of ‘spin doctors’, image-based politics, the 24-hour news cycle and the globalisation of media, are shaping politics.

Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies
M.Sc. Digital Communication Systems

Modern information systems continue to transform and progress the ease with which information can be accessed across the globe and to underpin the digital society and economy.

Electronic,Electrical and Systems Engineering
M.A. Communication Design: Illustration

Choose Kingston's Communication Design: Illustration MA - This course encourages the exploration and understanding of the methods and processes at work in contemporary visual communication. It will further develop your personal practice and approach to the making of images. The course also provides a focus on individual research and enquiry and helps you to understand the significance of the wider cultural role of the visual designer and illustrator.

Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
M.A. Global Political Communication

Communication lies at the heart of politics and is essential to understanding it in contemporary media saturated countries. This course focuses on political communication in a global context, looking at the development of message production, transmission, and reception across nations as well as key theories, themes and controversies.

Social Sciences
Pre-Master Postgraduate Pathway: Intercultural Communications

Cambridge Ruskin International College (CRIC) is an Associate College of Anglia Ruskin University providing an excellent opportunity to enter UK higher education. CRIC is designed to deliver educational pathways and support services in an environment that encourages students to achieve excellence in their studies.

Cambridge Ruskin International College
M.Sc. Mobile Communications - Diploma, Certificate

This is an advanced MSc course in the rapidly expanding area of mobile communications and networks. This course is concerned with the concepts, applications, design, development and deployment of mobile communication systems and networks.

School of Engineering and Physical Sciences
M.A. Public Relations and Strategic Communication

Whether you're an aspiring PR professional or you already have experience in the sector our course provides a comprehensive education in public relations and strategic communications.You will develop your writing and presentation skills to help you engage with audiences across the world.

Faculty of Business & Law
M.A. Publishing and the Creative Economy

The publishing sector is the UK's largest creative industry, and is made up of a diverse range of print and digital products – from books and magazines to apps and databases. The publishing sector has a combined turnover of around £20 billion, with more than 8,500 companies directly employing around 167,000 people.

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Marketing Communications (with Internship)

The MSC Marketing Communications (with Internship) from London South Bank University offers students the opportunity to work in industry for up to 5 months full time or longer part time. The programme offers the opportunity for students to reflect upon their learned skill set to enable further development of their professional career development.

M.A. Global Media and Postnational Communication

This Global Media and Postnational Communication MA from SOAS, University of London focuses on the dynamic developments in media and communications within Asia, Africa and the Middle East. It examines the growing significance of these regions as the locations of new media players and new cultural genres, of complex audience involvements with mediated communication and as the sites of critical and creative responses to globalization processes.

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
M.A. Cross-Cultural Communication

The Cross-Cultural Communication postgraduate programme from Newcastle University enables you to meet the growing need for increased knowledge in cross-cultural communication. You will receive communication-focused training and develop expertise in cross-cultural communication.

School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences
M.Sc. Communications and Information Engineering

This course provides you with comprehensive training in the essential elements of information engineering and communications. Module options are topical and relevant, encompassing the design of application-specific integrated circuits, micro-electromechanical systems and optical engineering.

M.A. Publishing

Welcome to the MA in Publishing at University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) - the only specialist postgraduate Publishing programme in the North of England. We have worked closely with top professionals in the publishing world to create a unique curriculum which provides you with an excellent academic qualification and the vocational skills vital for you to pursue a successful career in Publishing.

M.Phil. Media & Communications (MPhil)

This programme aims to develop students who are able to express themselves creatively and self-critically in theoretical and/or practice work. You'll develop research skills, presentation skills, an understanding of the workings of the media and their broad cultural and social impacts and an understanding of the pleasures of media consumption.

Department of Media & Communications
MBA Communication & Public Relations

Public Relations is one of the fastest growing professions in the world. The profession has experienced an enhanced change in status over the years. The MBA in Communication and Public Relations programme will provide students with the high level of knowledge and the increased skills needed to succeed in this dynamic and expanding profession.

Postgraduate Courses
M.Sc. Marketing Communications

Marketing communications are messages and related media used to communicate with a market. This Marketing Communications programme at Birkbeck, University of London explores and investigates the marketing communications business, how marketing communications work, how to plan a marketing communications campaign, and ethical considerations when implementing marketing communications in practice.

M.A. Fashion Management and Communication

If you are a creative individual with fashion experience, this course prepares you for a high level career in fashion management and communication. You learn to push the boundaries of design thinking and produce a body of work that challenges mainstream industry.

M.Sc. Science, Media and Communication

An interdisciplinary science communication degree offered jointly with the School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, and the Techniquest science discovery centre.

Cardiff School of Social Sciences
M.Sc. Creative Branding

Build a successful career in branding, working at home or overseas in a variety of business environments. Bring academic discipline and creative flair to the marketing of products, places and people

School of Business and Enterprise
M.Sc. Satellite Communications Engineering

The "Satellite Communications Engineering" programme delivered by University of Surrey is designed to give you the specialist multidisciplinary knowledge and skills required for careers based on working in the satellite and space industries and their applications.

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences
M.Sc. Media, Communications & International Journalism

This programme combines the latest in media, communications and audience theory, and research methodologies with the production and editorial skills that are required of the modern journalist. You can apply your understanding of the role of the media in society to your own journalistic output.

School of Social and Political Sciences
M.A. Phonetics and Phonology

As a student on our MA in Phonetics and Phonology, you will study the sounds and sound patterns of the languages of the world from cognitive and social angles, combining theory and data. You will be guided by academics who are recognized experts in their field, with specialisms in language change, acquisition, prosody, spoken interaction and sociophonetics.

M.Sc. Politics and Communication

We attract students from a diverse range of backgrounds, often including professional experience working in media and communications related fields. Indeed, the opportunity for cross-cultural meetings and exchange of ideas among the student body is a valuable feature of studying at LSE.

Department of Media and Communications
M.Sc. Mobile Communication Systems

This programme aims to develop students’ knowledge and expertise in the latest mobile and wireless technologies through practical application analysing and evaluating problems and responding to challenges in real time.

M.Sc. Communications Engineering

The main objective of the course is to educate you in the rapidly growing area of Communications to undertake responsible and challenging posts in academia and industry.

School of Engineering and Computing Sciences
M.A. Media & Communications

This MA in Media & Communications offers a broad look at many aspects of the media – sociological, economic, cultural. It invites you to think critically about the global media worlds of the present age, and about your own location in the mediated society in which you live.

Department of Media & Communications
M.A. Language, Culture and Communication

The course is intended for those who wish to upgrade their professional and academic standing in critical discourse studies, media studies, and/or intercultural communication. It is particularly suitable for students/researchers who want to move into higher education, journalism, and research into the role of communication in media and society.

Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics
M.A. International Communications

The MA International Communication is delivered by five European universities, all of whom specialise in communications and public relations in professional contexts. These universities are Leeds Beckett University, the Hanze University Groningen, IULM Milano, New Bulgarian University and Vilnius University. The course is designed to develop effective communications practitioners able to work in an international setting.

Faculty of Business & Law
M.A. Media and Communication

This flexible course gives you the chance to study communication and media theory at an advanced level. It will provide you with a highly employable set of skills, together with the ability to engage with theoretical concepts and display critical understanding and analysis

Faculty of Media and Communication
M.A. Communication Design

This course aims to provide a balance between theoretical, practical and business skills, and develop your levels of critical enquiry so you can pursue the communication of ideas and concepts.

School of Arts and Design
M.A. Mass Communications

Contemporary mass communications inhabit an increasingly digital landscape subject to cultural, economic and legal change. During this MA Programme you will interrogate the significance of media forms, the systems within which they operate and the challenges they face.

M.Sc. Language and Communication Impairment in Children

We understand how important it is for you to keep developing and improving the service you provide. We also know how hard it can be, as a busy professional, to commit to a full-time course. Our roster of flexible, online courses is constantly developing to stay in line with the demands of your job. Everything we teach is based on the very latest world-leading research.

Department of Social Science
M.A. Graphic Communication

Our MA Graphic Communication is an ideal opportunity to develop your skills and interests by exploring the creative issues and technical aspects of graphic design today. For designers working in industry, it offers a platform for career development by revising, developing and updating your skills.

Cardiff School of Creative & Cultural Industries
M.A. Global Media and Communication

The ways in which media is produced and consumed are rapidly changing; as industry seeks to manage the challenges of a globalised and knowledge-driven economy, we are increasingly engaging with media in all aspects of our lives. But media also concerns power and politics. This course will deepen your understanding of these complex dynamics and practices, preparing you for a career in this fast-changing industry.

M.A. Marketing Communications

Designed in conjunction with major agencies to represent the digital communications landscape, this course helps give you a full understanding of modern marketing communications and boosts your career prospects.

Faculty of Design, Media & Management
M.A. Communication and Applied Linguistics

This course is designed to produce highly competent communicators for the modern business and media world. Combining the theory with the practice of communication, it has a distinctive vocational orientation and focuses on English as the medium of communication. The course can be studied through campus-based learning or through distance learning.

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Master Marketing and Communication

The Specialised Masters (MS) in Marketing and Communication from ESCP Europe Business School are professional-oriented programmes in specific management areas designed for postgraduates with a clear career goal and lead to a specialisation or double skill in response to corporate demand for highly qualified managers.

Specialised Masters Full-time
M.A. Media and Communication

The Media and Communication MA is designed for those who want to gain a sophisticated insight into the role and function of media in contemporary society.

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
M.A. Fashion Communication

With its three distinctive but interconnected pathways, this course is for dynamic students looking to thrive within the fashion communications industry at the highest level. The Fashion Journalism pathway focuses on writing, editing and digital media. Fashion Communication & Promotion is for innovative image-makers; and Fashion Critical Studies offers an academic approach to the analysis of Fashion.

Central Saint Martins
M.Sc. Social and Public Communication

This programme explores communication as a social psychological process central to the conduct of everyday life, in public as well as in private. Communication is both the foundation of social life as well as a professional activity to influence and persuade, to gain advantage, to build and sustain a community of trust, and to reach a common understanding on a controversial issue.

Institute of Social Psychology
M.A. Globalization and Communications

By studying our MA in Global Media and Communication you will gain a comprehensive grounding in theories, perspectives and research relating to globalisation, global media and communications. Our course focuses on the political, economic and cultural dynamics of national and transnational media and communications.

Department of Media and Communication
M.A. Applied Communication

Applied Communication MA from Coventry University takes these variety of positions as its starting point and focuses predominantly on the use of communication, communicative practices and communication policies.

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
M.Sc. Political Communication (MSc/PgDip)

On this Political Communication (MSc/PgDip) programme at University of Glasgow you will explore a variety of themes in areas related to mass media, politics and communication. You will seek to understand flows of information and their political consequences both domestically and internationally, across a diversity of platforms, structures, and systems.

School of Social and Political Sciences
M.A. Media & Communications

The MA in Media and Communications offers a broad look at many aspects of the media – sociological, economic, cultural. It invites you to think critically about the larger, global media worlds of the present age, and about your own location in the mediated society in which you live.

Department of Media & Communications
M.Sc. Cognitive Neuroscience

The course has been developed around training and research in the use of modern methods for studying the human brain using non-invasive imaging techniques. These techniques are all supported by access to high performance, state-of-the art computing facilities.

M.Sc. Mobile and Satellite Communications

Satellite communications, broadcasting, terrestrial mobile networks and the internet are essential components of communication and information infrastructures. This Mobile and Satellite Communications programme is offered at the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Surrey.

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Postgrad.Dip. Marketing (Communications)

The Marketing (Communications) programme is offered at the Manchester Metropolitan University. Open to graduates holding degrees in any subject, this course assumes no prior knowledge of marketing or business and is suitable for UK, EU and international students wishing to progress their academic knowledge of marketing communications.

M.A. Art, Media and Design By Project

This is a taught course designed for students wishing to negotiate a personal programme of study based on the creative and contextual development of their own practice. It teaches a range of research skills and helps you to apply them to the development of your work. Named pathways enable you to work within the disciplines of Fine Art, Media or Design practice.