The study load for master of communication students is 36 credits in minimum and 50 credits in maximum which scheduled for 4 (four) semester and can be taken for 4 (four) semester in minimum and 10 (ten) semester in maximum including thesis writing, post the graduate program or equivalent (Kepmendiknas No. 232/U/2000).

The curriculum is designed with emphasizing on 2 (two) concentration which is Media Policy and Strategic Communication. Each specialization has 84 courses study load including thesis research (6 credits). Before conducting on research and writing thesis, students are required to join the Reading Course and Thesis Seminar with 3 credits. The completion time of the study is 4 to 10 semesters.