For best experience please turn on javascript and use a modern browser!
You are using a browser that is no longer supported by Microsoft. Please upgrade your browser. The site may not present itself correctly if you continue browsing.
Communication Science
Compare programmes

After graduation

Upon graduation you will be awarded a degree certificate in Communication Science. As a Bachelor of Science you can enter the labour market. Most students however, decide to continue their studies and obtain their Master’s degree because they expect further specialisation contributes to even better career perspectives.

"I wanted to further deepen my skills."

tells Research Master student Alex M. Atzberger.

Where do our graduates work?

The career prospects for communication scientists are generally good and there is a variety of job opportunities open to them. Some examples of jobs currently held by our graduates include:  

  • Producer or editor;
  • Communications adviser at a company, cultural institution or government body;
  • Media planner;
  • Campaign manager of a political party during the elections;
  • Marketing executive of a big publishing group;
  • Strategist at an advertising company;
  • Spokesman of a company, a foundation or the government;
  • Journalist.
Average gross montly salary (based on 40 hours per week)


Average job score


Source: Studiekeuze123 (in Dutch)

Career coaching during your Bachelor's

The Student Careers Centre (SCC) helps you develop individual skills, gain experience and build connections. During your study and up to a period of 1 year following graduation you can approach the Careers Centre for information, advice, workshops, events, and individual counseling. The team of career assistants, career coaches and internship advisors help you focus on your individual career journey.

Career events

The Student Careers Centre annually organises a major career event where you can come into contact with potential employers and you will learn more about the latest developments in the area of applying for a job, work, and the labour market.

Meet our alumni

Where do our alumni end up after graduating in Communication Science? Watch the video.