Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Journalism and Public Relations

This programme provides students with access to a wide range of professional and academic opportunities including quality-assured supervision, producing articles for various media and delivering lectures. Students will become part of the Media and Cultural Studies team contributing to a vibrant learning community. During their studies students will have the opportunity to present papers at conferences, write articles for academic journals and contribute articles to edited collections alongside other publications. Additionally, students will have the opportunity to enrol on a nationally recognised Teaching in Higher Education qualification, allowing them 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 (with at least 6.0 in all sub-skills).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,950 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 72 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (Scotland) 72 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (Wales) 72 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (England) 72 months

Campus details

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

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Key information

Contact: 
Director of PG Research, School of Arts and Cultures
Telephone number: 
0191 208 5092