Science – Media – Communication Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Study Programme Details
City: Karlsruhe
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on an enriching journey at KIT’s Bachelor of Arts program in Science – Media – Communication. Over three years, you’ll acquire 180 credit points, immersing yourself in the captivating realm of science journalism, public relations, and science communication. Our curriculum is meticulously designed to blend theoretical insights with hands-on experience, preparing you for a dynamic career at the intersection of science and media.


Dive deep into the realms of media studies, sociology, philosophy, linguistics, and the theory and history of science. Gain profound insights into different knowledge cultures, fostering a comprehensive understanding of scientific work across disciplines. As you progress through your bachelor’s degree, engage in a six-week internship in the journalistic or PR sector, where you’ll apply your newfound skills in real-world settings. Our program equips you with the academic prowess and scientific acumen to thrive in science journalism, public relations, or strategic communications consultancy.

Admission Requirements

  • General university entrance qualification (Abitur) or equivalent
  • Participation in a study orientation test or counseling session
  • Proficiency in English language (B2 level)
  • Knowledge of German language for non-German nationals (TestDaF level 5 or DSH-3)
  • Natural and Technical Sciences: Physics
  • Natural and Technical Sciences: Geoecology
  • Natural and Technical Sciences: Biology
  • Natural and Technical Sciences: Human Biology and Sports Medicine

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates emerge as trailblazers in the field of science communication, equipped with a diverse skill set and a deep understanding of scientific principles. From crafting compelling narratives to fostering meaningful dialogue, our alumni shape the discourse on science and innovation. With the ability to apply scientific methods across media platforms, they drive engagement and inspire action, leaving a lasting impact on society.

Visa Requirements:

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