Applied Media Communication German-French (Bachelor)

Joint degree course at the Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau (WHZ) and the Université Grenoble-Alpes (UGA)

The course opens up numerous career prospects in the field of media communication! With your expertise in the Franco-German context, you might be drawn to one of the two partner countries, but by concomitantly deepening your knowledge of English and your skills in multilingual communication, in principle the whole world is open to you.

You learn to think outside the box and to solve problems in intercultural contexts. The interdisciplinary joint degree combines media communication, intercultural and economic content and guarantees you a profound education in the foreign languages ​​French and English.

The special thing about the course is the joint study in German-French groups. While you are studying together in Zwickau in your second year of study, spending the third year in Grenoble is certainly the highlight of your studies. You will receive a joint degree from both partner universities.

degreeBachelor of Arts (B.A.)
type of programmefull-time programme
semester startwinter semester
no. of semesters / ECTS-Credits6 semesters / 180 ECTS
admission requirements
  • University Entrance Qualifications (A prerequisite for application is the general high-school graduation certificate (Abitur) or comparable qualification for admission to higher education.)
  • required language skills for non-native speakers: German C1, English B1, French B1
admission restrictionno restricted entry
tuition feessemester fee at the WHZ (with possible exemption from the semester ticket); in Grenoble semester contribution of approx. 92 euros
course languageGerman, French, English

After successfully completing your degree, you will have many different professional opportunities in the context of multilingual media communication. Perhaps you want to start in the communications department of an internationally operating company or get involved in the PR department? Maybe you are also interested in developing strategies in intercultural marketing or enjoy media management? These are just a few examples of where your career path can lead you after graduation.

Master's Degree
Following your Bachelor's degree, you also have the opportunity to deepen your knowledge by pursuing a Master's degree. At the Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau, the trinational Master's degree in Regional and European Project Management is particularly suitable due to its multilingual, international focus.

Please note that the study schedule shown above is a simplified representation. You can find the detailed schedule, the module list as well as study and examination regulations in the Modulux database of the University of Applied Sciences Zwickau.

To the Modulux database

contact persons

At Westsächsischen Hochschule Zwickau
Prof. Dr. Nadine Rentel

At  Université Grenoble-Alpes
Dr. Dominique Dias


Ms Elke Kunze

International prospective students
International full-time students

Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB), room 230a
+49 375 536 1061



International Office

Katrin Jugelt
Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB), room 230
+49 375 536 1068
+49 375 536 1063[at]

Postal address
Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau
International Office
Kornmarkt 1
08056 Zwickau

Adress for visitors
Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB)
Dr.-Friedrichs Ring 2A
rooms 228/230/230a (above the canteen)