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The Master's degree programme in

Media Management

A successful media manager needs to have a multidisciplinary understanding of the media, based on economics, technology and culture. As the master programme is international, graduates have a larger labour market as their arena


The Master's Degree Programme in Media Management

We have gathered detailed information about how the application and admission processes at Arcada work in the section Master's Application. There you will receive help with applying to our degree programmes through the national study portal You will find all the important dates for your application and can read more  about e.g. eligibility, selection criteria and which documents you have to send us when applying.


To apply to this programme you need a suitable Bachelor's degree, e.g. within the field of Media and Communications, Arts and Culture Management, Business Management, Media and Information Technology, Art & Design, Advertising, Literature and Culture Studies or Entertainment Law.  

In addition, you must have a minimum of three (36 months) years relevant work experience gained after the completion of the Bachelor's degree. 
Please read more about eligibility.

Application method

You can apply to the Master's degree programme in Media Management with an entrance exam.

Additional application announced!

There are still vacant study places in this programme. Application will open in July.  Read more here!

Timetable of spring application

9 January 2019, 8 am

Application opens

Please note that Arcada has Separate Application and is not a part of the national Joint Application system. Please read more about how to apply to Arcada.

31 January 2019, 3 pm

Application closes

The application to Arcada's English programmes ends on 31 January 2019 at 3 pm Finnish time.

7 February 2019, 3 pm

Deadline for submitting in copies of your supporting documents

The documents must have reached Arcada. When filling in the application form you are requested to submit application supplements if needed. Informaiton on which documents needed for the application is also found on our website.

3 April 2019

Entrance exam

Entrance exam to Media Management is held at Arcada and also online for applicants outside of Finland. Please read more about the entrance exam.

22 July - 5 August 2019

Additional application

Please, read more information about Additional application here

August/September 2019

Your studies begin