About the Faculty of Media
By the time of its foundation the Faculty of Media was the third member of the PEU faculties. It has begun its operation in 2007. It offers accredited programs in all 3 cycles of university studies – bachelor, master´s and PhD. Additionally, a professional doctorate (PhDr.) may be achieved in a special proceedings.
The faculty aims at providing modern education to raise professionals with a set of theoretical and practical knowledge and experience in the fields of print, electronic and web-based media, multimedia production services, advertising and managerial sector. Linked to the general program of studies specialisations in Political Communication, Marketing of Tourism and Digital Marketing may be achieved.
Actual trends, linking modern information technologies with the world of media, is the main emphasis of the practical approach of our programs. During their studies, the students have the opportunity to be in a frequent contact with renowned academics and practitioners from the fields of media, marketing and the managerial sector, sharing their valuable knowledge and expertise. Practical education is established through corporate partnerships with the News and Media Holding, TEDx, IBM, Education First, the Art Film Fest, etc. Experts are being invited into the direct tuition and specialised seminars, workshops and professional events are offered in cooperation with the corporate partners.
As a specific feature of the practice-oriented approach towards education and research the relevant parts of the media production, as an integral part of the student´s curricula, are conducted in a state-of-the-art Media Centre. It comprises a professional TV studio, radio production, photography atelieres and multimedia production rooms and laboratories, fully equipped with iMac technologies.
The accredited programs of studies comprise Media Studies, Media and Communication and Media Design on the bachelor level of studies, complemented by Media and Marketing Communication and Media Design on the Master´s level of studies. The PhD. program is a general program in Media Studies.
An interconnecting offer of parallel studies in the fields of expertise of other faculties of PEU, such as law, psychology, economics and informatics may be offered.