Key Facts

Interdisciplinary Master: Jointly offered by the Faculty of Economics and Faculty of Communication, Culture and Society

Degree Awarded: Master of Science in Communication and Economics, Major in Corporate Communication

Optional specializations offered: Customer Experience and Value; Visual and Material Culture; Corporate Social Responsibility and the Common Good; Crossmedia, Transmedia and Multimodal Communication

Format: Full-time Degree recognised by the Swiss government

Language: English

Location: Lugano, Switzerland

Duration: 24 months (2 years)


Intake: around 20 students per class

Class nationalities (2013-18): 40% Switzerland, 27% Italian, 16% rest of Europe, 17% rest of the world

Class background (2013-18): 47% communication, 12% social and political sciences, 14% economics, 27% others

Where our graduates work (graduates 2006-2016): 41.3% Switzerland, 30.3% Ticino, 6.4% Italy, 22% rest of the world*


*Source: 10 Years USI Masters Survey, focus on Master in Corporate Communication Graduates