About ICS

The Institute of Communication Studies is a leading research organization in the field of journalism and media studies, public relations and corporate communications. Our mission is to contribute towards strengthening of Macedonian democracy by working with media, civil society and public institutions, educating a critical public that will ask for greater transparency and accountability through engagement in the policy creation process.


Илустрација со текст: „Истражувај, комуниицирај, студирај“. „Магистерски студии по менаџирање на стратегиски комуникации.“

Enroll at our Master’s Programme

Discover the value of strategic communication and public relations. Acquire knowledge and skills applicable in various fields and help your organization or business build a better reputation.

The Institute of Communication Studies (ICS) is providing one-year and two-year master’s degree programmes in Management of Strategic Communications for a new generation of postgraduates in the academic year 2021/2022.

The programmes are in line with the global trends in communications and they will provide you with knowledge on ways to create and implement communication strategies, communicate in crises, conduct marketing and brand campaigns and create content tailored to digital platforms. They will help you understand the best approaches for public diplomacy and political communication, assess the behavior of different actors in international relations and politics, and construct strategies for building the image of the country. The master’s degree programmes will also prepare you for research and analytical writing in the field of communications.

The knowledge and skills acquired in the studies are directly applicable in various fields in the state and business sectors and in civil society. During the courses, modern theory is applied in representational and realistic situations, through teamwork, under the mentorship of renowned professors from Macedonia and abroad.

The studies are adapted to the professional and other obligations of the postgraduates. Lessons are provided subject by subject, with webinars and online learning resources, which are available anytime and from anywhere, through the virtual classroom.

Upon completion of the study program, you shall acquire the scientific title “Master of Management of Strategic Communications”.


Learn more about the master studies by clicking HERE.

Contact person:

Dejan Andonov, MA, Program Coordinator – , 071 317 661