45 candidates selected to participate in the Master Course 2015-2017 edition

Selection results for admission to the Joint Professional Master Course in Cross-Media Journalism have been sent to candidates!

142 candidates from Sfax, Sousse, Tunis, Kairouan, Carthage, Gafsa, Jendouba and Monastir applied to the Master Course via the IPSI online application system (centralised for the 3 Tunisian Universities) within last 19 July 2015.
Based on their background and profiles, 115 candidates have been short-listed and they have been invited to a one-on-one interview according to the application schedule.

Short-listed candidates have been evaluated according to the following four criteria:

  • Motivation
  • ICT literacy
  • Command of French or English as foreigner language
  • Media or editorial competences

The Selection Committee, chaired by Hela Ben Ali, Head of Journalism Department at IPSI, University La Manouba and composed by Noureddine Sabri (University of Sousse) and Mohamed Jribi (University of Sfax) selected a total of 45 candidates, of which:

  • 14 will study at the University of Sfax
  • 13 will study at the University of Sousse
  • 18 will study at IPSI

The Professional Master Course will be offered jointly by IPSI, University of Sousse and University of Sfax, in cooperation with the Sfax Section of National Syndicate of Tunisian Journalists and EU institutions UNIMED, IULM, UTA, UB in the framework of the Tempus eMEDia project.

The Professional Master Course will start on October 7, 2015 and lasts 2 academic years, corresponding to 120 ECTS.