Master of Arts in Public Relations
University of Mumbai

This 2 Year post graduate programme trains learners in communication skills
including the channels required for the distribution of information
between a business and its external stakeholders.

Intro Video
  • Online
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    NIRF 2020
  • Established in 1857
  • 2 Years
  • Overview
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Benefits
  • Careers
  • Admission Process
  • Programme Fee

Programme Overview

Key Highlights

  • Get a Master's degree in Public Relations
  • 6 months in-built internship
  • Top class faculty & instructors
  • Additional certifications (SILP, BA)
  • Offered in English, Hindi & Marathi
  • Learn Flexibly from Home
  • Top Subjects You Will Learn
    Communications Strategy, Press management, Project management, Understanding the market
  • Job Opportunities
    Public Relations Officer, Public Relations Executive, Public Relations Manager, Marketing and Communications Manager, Marketing Coordinator, Social Media Marketing Manager, Copywriter, Brand Manager, Event Manager, Celebrity Manager, Lecturer/ Professor
  • Who Is This Programme For?
    This programme is for anyone interested in entering the Advertising & PR domain.
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Graduation from any recognised university is mandatory. Great communication skills are a bonus.


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In Semester III, you can choose 5 electives out of a total of 20 diverse options for a total of 30 credits.


*The university reserves the right to edit the syllabus at a later date based on academic requirements.

  • Semester I
    • 24 credits
  • Semester II
    • 24 credits
  • Semester III
    • 30 credits
  • Semester IV
    • 22 credits
  • 6
    Months Inbuilt Internship
  • 3
    Personalised Learning Tracks
  • 1
  • 20
  • 30
    Learning Hours/Week
Programme Curriculum

Get a detailed breakdown of what you will learn every semester, how many credits you will achieve and how the programme is designed to help you succeed in your career.

  • Personalised Learning Tracks
    Job Track
    • 6 months internship in 2nd year
    • Soft Skills & Aptitude Coaching with Interview Preparation and Resume Building
    • Access to Job Portal with 5000+ openings every month
    • Personalised career advice from industry mentors
    Self-Employment Track
    • 6 months live business project
    • Certification from Government of India's Start Up India Learning Programme
    • Access to upGrad's Entrepreneurship Programme with a chance to network and learn from industry leaders
    Competitive Exam Track
    • Prepare for exams with upGrad recommended coaching partners while you get a degree
    • Get career assistance upto three years after graduating from the programme
    • Get aptitude and soft skills training & personalised mentorship after 1st year
  • Q&A Forum
    • Timely doubt resolution by peers and Teaching Assistants on the Q&A forum
    • Personalised feedback on assignments and case studies
    Teaching Assistant Support
    • Live sessions 4 times a week with Teaching Assistants for doubt solving
  • Language Options
    • You can pursue this program in 3 languages - English, Hindi & Marathi

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Interview Preparation
Receive one-on-one mock interviews conducted by industry mentors and detailed feedback after an interview
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Internship Opportunity
Get an opportunity to receive 6 months on-job training after completing your first year
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Admission Process

Please note - Admissions will be based on successful verification of documents and the eligibility criteria.

Program Fee
INR 1,00,000 (incl. taxes)
Learners can pay by year or semester. Easy financing options available.
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  • Annual Payment: INR 50000 * 2 (Annual payment * 2 years) = INR 1,00,000
  • Sem-wise Payment: INR 27500 * 4 (Semester-wise payment * 4 semesters) = INR 1,10,000

Empowering learners of tomorrow

Over 2,300 students have completed this course and started working at their dream job, whats stopping you?

What's included in the Price
  • Get a Master's degree
  • Get access to latest, industry-relevant course curriculum
  • Get taught by top faculty
  • Get associated with the prestigious University of Mumbai
  • Get your doubts resolved with Teaching Assistants
  • Get mentorship from industry experts