Master of Communication

Study Area

Media and communications

Study Level



RMIT University



Course Detail


Melbourne City

Intake Time

February & July

Standard Duration

2 years

About the Course

With only six core subjects, the degree’s flexibility allows you to specialise in areas including corporate and financial communication, public relations and communication for social change. The Master of Communication will build your strengths in understanding the fundamentals of communication in a changing media and industry landscape and provide valuable insight into current trends and practice. You'll choose from a diverse range of electives combined with a core of digital, global and strategic communication. Importance is placed on work-integrated learning. You will undertake a strategic communication management studio experience in first year, working with industry partners on industry projects. In your second year, you will complete a professional research project that explores an area of communication in-depth.


Average Score

at least GPA 2.5/4.0


6.5 (6.0)

Background Requirements


RMIT University

Institute Ranking

#223 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #15 in Australia

Program Ranking

#4 in Australia for Communication and Media, #44 in the world. *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020