Department of Communication and Media

The world of communications is fascinating, fast-paced, and ever-changing. It is widely known that one of the skills business leaders value most is communication; a graduate with strong oral, written, and visual communication skills will enter the job market ready to shine in many roles, industries and work settings. As home to international production hubs such as Dubai Media City and Dubai Studio City, the UAE is the ideal place to embark on a degree in this field.

The Department of Communication and Media at CUD offers a range of majors, encompassing a curriculum that focuses on modern theory and real-world practice, exploring a variety of topics, including health campaigns, sports communication, humor and media, intercultural communication, radio production, newspapers and new media production. You will develop outstanding communication skills that will set you apart as a strong candidate in any modern business sector.

The Bachelor of Arts in Communication will give you an interdisciplinary perspective and a comprehensive understanding of the modern media environment. We offer students the opportunity to select one of three concentration areas in Public Relations, Advertisement, or Journalism, taught in either English or Arabic, and set in a vibrant multicultural environment. The Department is also home to the unique Bachelor of Arts in Creative Industries program; a business-driven degree focussing on creative enterprises.

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