University of Kent

University of Kent

Multimedia Journalism

The programme teaches multimedia journalism to graduates who are determined to pursue a career in the news industry. Students learn to report for newspapers, websites, radio and television in a live newsroom environment.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 or equivalent in a relevant academic subject (eg, politics, history, English, international relations) and demonstrable interest in and aptitude for journalism. Suitably qualified applicants will be invited for interview and will be required to sit an entrance test. In certain circumstances, the Centre will consider candidates who have not followed a conventional education path. These cases are assessed individually by the Head of Centre and/or the Director of Learning and Teaching and the Director of Research.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework (including essays, reporting exercises and presentations) and examinations.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,250 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,890 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

Key information

Centre for Journalism
Telephone number: 
01634 202913