Abu Dhabi University
Abu Dhabi University

Abu Dhabi University

Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications (English)

Program Mission

The mission of the Department of Mass Communication is to advance the academic, professional and personal development of undergraduate students, through select programs of teaching, research and public service that combine strong theoretical courses with professional preparation for the media work places. The goal of the department is to produce graduates who meet high standards of performance in Print Journalism, Broadcast Journalism and Strategic Communication. Also, the department aims to achieve recognition among professionals, media organizations/agencies and scholars in mass communications regionally and internationally.


Required Credit Hours: minimum 120 hours


Career Options

Graduates of this program have gone on to work as specialized practitioners and journalists in a diverse range of organizations. Media institutions, governmental bodies, education institutions and private companies are always on the look-out for well qualified communication professionals.

Organizations include Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, ADCO, ADNOC, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, UAE Armed Forces, Connect, Injazat, Petroleum Institute, Sakher Media, TwoFour54 and White Label PR.