CISABROAD BLOG · January 6, 2021 · 4 Min Read
Top programs in Communications

CIS Abroad has a wide selection of programs for Communications majors/minors, ranging across our most popular regions. Many of our partner universities specialize in subject areas that fall within a typical Communications curriculum, and have full course-loads for semester and summer students, as well as many opportunities for internships.

Top semester programs for Communications

For semester study abroad programs that cater to Communications students, we highly recommend the following programs:

Located in the heart of London and with an outstanding academic reputation, the University Westminster is a fantastic place for students to spend a semester– especially communications students. Westminster is ranked in the top 40 institutions in the world for Media and Communications Studies. Need we say more?

Macquarie University offers an active and lively campus experience, with a large percentage of international students from all over the world. Ranking as one of Australia’s top ten universities, and in the top 2% worldwide, this is a program with a fantastic selection of courses in Communications & Media Studies, Digital Media & Design, Film Studies, Journalism, Marketing, as well as TV & Radio Broadcasting & Production.

Mahidol University is ranked as one of the top universities in Thailand, and offers students a rich environment for cultural exploration and high academic standards. The courses in Communications that this program offers are most specifically geared towards Communications & Media Studies, Digital Media & Design, and Marketing.

Although a fairly young institution, University of Limerick has already become known as a top university in Ireland. This option is unique in that it is one of the more affordable semester programs, as well as our only semester abroad program that offers courses in Linguistics, along with other subjects such as Digital Media & Design, and Journalism.

Florence University of the Arts is beloved by international students from all over, and is dedicated to experiential and hands-on learning. Students have the benefit of smaller class sizes, in which the rich history of the city is often used as part of core curriculum. FUA is a great option for Communications majors interested in Media Studies, Digital Media & Design, Marketing, and Photography.

Top summer programs for Communications

There are several programs for students to choose from that offer a selection of Communication courses that cater to the majors or minors. Students also have the option of exploring fun electives and courses that fulfill general requirements. Below are a couple of our top summer programs that have a broad course selection, including a handful of classes offered within Communications subjects:

Top intern programs for Communications

CIS Abroad is able to offer many internship placements in Communications, even for academic credit if needed. For those pursuing career or academic goals in Communications, be sure to look into sample placements in the areas of Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations, Film & Television, and Journalism/Media. To browse internship placements more thoroughly by field, click here. A few of the top intern abroad programs with the widest variety of placements for these fields include:

To look a little closer at any of these courses or particular programs, you can visit the individual pages on our website for each program that you are interested in. There you can scroll down to Academics, look under “Choose your courses”, and find information on course offerings and availability. For intern programs, sample placements can be found on each program page as well.

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