Key Facts

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

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

Optional specializations offered: Corporate Social Responsibility; Crossmedia, Transmedia, and Multimodal Communication; Visual and Material Culture; Customer Experience and Value; Organisation and Human Resource Management; Strategy and Entrepreneurship; Cinema and Audiovisual Futures.

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 (2017-20): 35% Switzerland, 43% Italy, 16% rest of Europe, 6% rest of the world

Class background (2017-20): 56% communication, 19% economics, 11% social and political sciences, 14% others

Where our graduates work (graduates 2015-2019): 79% Switzerland (26% Ticino, 43% other Swiss Cantons), 5% Italy, 26% other Countries*


*Source: 2020 USI Master Survey (2015-2019), focus on Master in Corporate Communication Graduates