Masterclasses are taught by world-class academics who have contributed to the field of corporate communication throughout their careers. They are from RSM and other top business schools around the world. You will also learn from business practitioners from a range of organisations who share their experience and practical knowledge, and from your peers who have diverse problem-solving approaches and stories.
Prof. Joep Cornelissen
Joep Cornelissen is Academic Director of the MCC programme and Professor of Corporate Communication & Management at RSM.
Prof. Paul Argenti
Paul Argenti is a world-renowned Professor of Corporate Communication at the Tuck School of Business, based in the USA.
Prof. Jean-Philippe Bonardi
Jean-Philippe Bonardi is a Professor of Strategic Management at HEC Lausanne. His research has been published in international research outlets and presented in many universities over the world.
Prof. Jaap Boonstra
Jaap Boonstra is a professor of Organisational Dynamics at Esade Business School in Barcelona (Spain). He published several books and more than two hundred articles on technological and organisational innovation and management of organisational change.
To see the full overview of faculty and visiting business practitioners/professors involved in this programme, click the link below.
Graduates of this part-time Executive Master in Corporate Communication operate at an international level, working around the world. They occupy a range of positions in a variety of sectors, represent different nationalities, and form a strong network of alumni.
The flexible format of the programme allows you to build your own network quickly and effectively. After graduation, you automatically become a member of RSM's alumni community; your network will span continents, generations and industries. In this way, all RSM graduates benefit from the school's global network of more than 45,000 alumni.
Next to the all year round RSM alumni events, the MCC alumni and the MCC programme management also organise networking events and workshops frequently. Follow the RSM Corporate Communication Centre LinkedIn company page for the latest update.
The international focus of this programme broadens your perspectives and network. The knowledge learned in each masterclass can be directly applied in the daily business of managing and marketing your organisation, which makes this master programme a great investment.
- Milou Halbesma
The MSc in Corporate Communication offers the perfect combination of theory and practice, and the part-time format allows you to be the master of your agenda. I use what I have learned during the programme in my work in various ways.
- Petra Sommer
The MSc in Corporate Communication at RSM does not only provide academic learnings, but also has immediate practical value. The programme can be combined with a career, and it offers a great variety of subjects
- Bart van Leeuwen
RSM alumni network
After you graduate, you join a global network of more than 40,000 talented professionals in more than 80 countries, with connections to hundreds of prominent employers worldwide. The RSM alumni office offers graduates from all programmes a wide range of services, learning opportunities and networking events so you can grow your skillset, meet new people, rekindle old friendships, or brush up on your industry knowledge.
Our graduates can move into more senior roles, take on more responsibility, or switch career paths. They work in all kinds of sectors and industries, in both commercial and non-commercial organisations.
Many reasons to apply for an Executive Master's Degree by students
Admissions & application
The master programme brings together a diverse group of accomplished, driven and open-minded professionals from Europe and beyond. Participants work in various communication positions – often in a managerial capacity – in governmental institutions, commercial companies, NGOs and consultancies. This diversity adds tremendous value to the programme and short courses through the exchange of best practices and the formation of friendships that last well beyond graduation.
Admission requirements for the master:
- A minimum of three years of work experience in corporate communication, reputation management or related fields
- A bachelor degree or higher
- A strong command of the English language
Not sure if this Msc. Programme in corporate communication is the right programme for you? We'll happily review your CV and recommend the best programme for your development needs. Contact us today.
You can apply for the part-time Executive Master in Corporate Communication or the individual courses through the application form.
If you would like to receive an information package or have specific questions, please contact us:
Tel: +31 10 408 2851
The part-time Executive Master in Corporate Communication is a modular programme. Participants can pay per module or for the entire cycle. The total programme fee is €29,900 in 2023.
If you register now for the complete programme you will receive a 10 per cent discount on the tuition fee. Find out more in our General Terms and Conditions, at the section Terms of payment.
The detailed fees:
|Part I||Winter foundation course in corporate communication |
Summer foundation course in corporate communication**
|€ 3.950,- |
|Part II||Advanced elective courses / stand-alone courses |
(One three-day course)
|Part III||International study trip (including accommodation)||€ 5.450,-|
|Part IV||Thesis supervision||€ 3.500,-|
* A non-refundable application fee of €50 will be added to the first invoice for all new admissions.
** If you follow the summer foundation course, the total fee will be €31.500 in 2023.
Fees are subject to change. More information about tuition discounts, cancellation policy scholarships and tax return are available here.
How long does the programme last?
18 months minimum to complete the whole programme.
It depends on your personal schedule & tempo.
Why the modular system?
We have found that providing a concentrated period of time to purely focus on your studies is more efficient in development and learning than holding class for one day per week.
How long do the Advanced Elective Courses take?
Three days of presence for each elective course
Can this be combined with a full-time job?
Yes, nearly all of our students are working full-time while following the programme.
Can I take the elective courses separately from the master programme?
Yes, you can take one or more elective courses with no obligation to follow the complete master programme. It is also possible to apply for the master programme after having taken an elective course separately first.
For whom is the MScCC Programme designed?
The Part-time MScCC Programme is designed for communication professionals, involved in corporate communication, reputation management, PR and related disciplines.
How large is the class?
We aim at a class size of approximately 25 participants. We believe it is very important to keep the size of our classes limited.
How can I apply?
Do I really need three years of working experience to join?
Yes, this is an executive master programme, therefore participants are required to have a minimum of 3 years of work experience.
Are there scholarship available?
No, there are no scholarships available for students on the MCC programme.
Is there any way to dispense with the formal requirements?
In very rare circumstances the Study Board may grant a dispensation. Please contact our staff to learn more about this.
Which title/degree do you receive by completing this programme?
Master of Science in Corporate Communication (MScCC)