Department of Communication and Media Research (DCM)

The DCM aims at teaching and research in the field of mass communication as well as providing a scientific education for students who are interested in jobs of all kinds in the communication sector. 



Max Gressly and Florian Fleck Fund 2023 - Call for Applications

For young and internationally-oriented researchers, permitting a stay of two to three months at the DCM. Deadline for applications: 30 September 2024.

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MA in Business Communication: Placement Report of Graduates

The placement report of graduates 2020-2021-2022 of the MA in Business Communication is now available. You can consult it here.

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DCM gets WEAVE project

Researchers from the fields of communication, law and computer science are investigating the consequences of algorithmic selection for the media and the public.

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Course Dates and Hours

Dates and hours of all current courses are available in the University of Fribourg Course Catalogue
Course Catalogue

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Our Courses on Moodle

Documents from our courses are available on the platform Moodle. You can find the Moodle pages of current DCM courses here.