Master of Advanced Studies in
INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION

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Master of Advanced Studies in Intercultural Communication

MAS Intercultural Communication

      

The Master of Advanced Studies in Intercultural Communication (MIC) is a part-time postgraduate program for professionals engaged in managing operational or strategic situations in a multicultural context and in managing multicultural human resources. 
We offer three different degrees. A MAS, a DAS and a CAS, each one was developed based on your professional needs and your time constraints.

MAS Intercultural Communication

MAS Intercultural Communication  You achieve a higher comprehension of your own culture and the culture of others.

MAS Intercultural Communication  You develop a laser focus in analyzing multicultural situations. 

MAS Intercultural Communication  You gain the necessary skills for mediating conflicts and creating practical solutions.

MAS Intercultural Communication  You challenge yourself in intercultural strategic sessions in Asia, North Africa, and Europe.

MAS Intercultural Communication  You impact immediately your organization.

MAS Intercultural Communication

MAS Intercultural Communication

To advance intercultural communication in civil society, in public institutions, and to the business world.
To increase people's awareness of their own culture and the culture of others.
To empower the acquisition of the necessary competence and skills for preventing, mediating and resolving conflicts issuing from multicultural situations.


MAS Intercultural Communication

MAS Intercultural Communication

All our programs have a strong international background, being held on three different continents with a partnership with leading recognized institutions. The main classes are held at the Università della Svizzera italiana in Switzerland, 1 week is held at the Kasetsart University in Thailand and finally, at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon. Also, workshop trips to Geneve, Neuchatel, and Bern in Switzerland complete our international education perspective.

 

MAS Intercultural Communication

MAS Intercultural Communication

You will directly interact with an international faculty of over 30 professors and guest speakers from renowned universities, institutions, and organizations around the world. Guaranteeing the academic excellence of our programs and ensuring its multidisciplinary and multicultural orientation.

 

MAS Intercultural Communication

At the MIC you will learn Intercultural communication in an immersive practicum. Here you will see the world and understand the different perspectives values and experiences from every direction. It is my pleasure to invite you to the program!

Jolanta Drzewiecka
Professor and Academic Director
MAS in Intercultural Communication | MIC, USI Switzerland

 

MAS Intercultural Communication

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This program is designed, first and foremost, for professionals who manage multicultural situations on the operational or strategic level, as well as for those who play or will play a leading role in promoting cultural cohabitation, such as practitioners and management staff in:

MAS Intercultural Communication Public administration;
MAS Intercultural Communication International organizations;
MAS Intercultural Communication Non-governmental organizations;
MAS Intercultural Communication Development and cooperation organizations;
MAS Intercultural Communication Business environment (production, trade, tourism, etc.);
MAS Intercultural Communication Media;
MAS Intercultural Communication Educational institutions;
MAS Intercultural Communication Religious institutions.

Immersive Practicum
  • 6-9 week long sessions over 18 months
  • Renowned Swiss and international faculty
  • Diverse locations: Lugano, Lausanne, Geneva, Berne, Fez, Bangkok
  • Interactive format: discussions, presentations, case studies, simulations, group problem solving
Opportunity
  • Official language of the courses: English
  • Flexible payment installments over 3 years
  • Scholarships for most qualified and motivated students
Advancement
Earn a Master's degree while continuing to work:
  • Master's of Advanced Studies in Intercultural Communication:
    MAS, 60 ECTS (9 weeks)
  • Diploma of Advanced Studies in Intercultural Communication:
    DAS, 30 ECTS (6 weeks)