Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Journalism and Public Relations

This programme provides you with access to a wide range of professional and academic opportunities including quality-assured supervision, producing articles for various media and delivering lectures. You will become part of the Media and Cultural Studies team contributing to a vibrant learning community. During your studies you will have the opportunity to present papers at conferences, write articles for academic journals and contribute articles to edited collections alongside other publications. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to enrol on a nationally recognised Teaching in Higher Education qualification, allowing you to host undergraduate and postgraduate seminars.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree and preferably a merit Master's degree, or an international equivalent. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 4,450 per Academic year (home fees) 36 months
PhD Full-time £ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 36 months
PhD Part-time £ 2,225 per Academic year (home fees) 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

School of Arts and Cultures
Telephone number: 
0191 208 5115