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Master Degree Programme in Strategic Communication, 120 credits

Start Autumn 2017
The Master’s programme in Strategic Communication is offered at the Department of Strategic Communication. We are Sweden’s largest research and education unit in Strategic Communication.

Our students are trained to become independent, critical and creative communication strategists who, after graduating, will be able to work with strategic communication at management level. Close collaboration with the communication industry keeps our education up-to-date and alined with labor market demands.


In the third semester, students have the opportunity to spend part of the semester on a placement in a private, public or governmental organization or in a NGO. The students are also offered the opportunity to apply for exchange studies at one of Lund University's partner universities around the globe.

After completing the Master's Programme, the students acquire the Degree of Master of Science in Strategic Communication (120 credits). For more information please read the programme syllabus.

Career opportunities

Strategic communication professionals pursue careers in all spheres - the private, the public sector, and the nonprofit sector. Graduates are employed as corporate and strategic communication specialists.,Tthe degree offers necessary conceptual skills for managerial careers in areas such as organizational communication, public relations, marketing and brand communication, and related posts in a variety of contexts. Depending on the subject of your Bachelor’s degree, a Master’s degree in Strategic Communication can open up other career opportunities than the ones mentioned here.

The programme also prepares for Ph.D. studies and continued academic career. For more information see information on Research Studies at the Department.

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The Department of Strategic Communication
Lund University | Campus Helsingborg
Visiting address: Universitetsplatsen 2 Helsingborg
Postal address: Box 882, 251 08 Helsingborg, Sweden
 +46 42-35 65 95
Email: info [at] isk [dot] lu [dot] se

Faculty of Social SciencesCampus Helsingborg