University of Kent

University of Kent

International Multimedia Journalism

The programme teaches multimedia journalism to graduates of universities outside the UK who aspire to pursue a career in the news industry. Students learn to report for newspapers, websites, radio and television in a live newsroom environment. Using technology located in dedicated radio/television studios and multimedia newsrooms students work to real deadlines to make news programmes and upload their work to the internet.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 or equivalent in a relevant academic subject (e.g. politics, history, English, international relations) and demonstrable interest in and aptitude for journalism. Applicant without formal qualifications but with relevant work experience are encouraged to apply.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework (including essays, reporting exercises and presentations) and examinations. The optional dissertation counts for a third of the final grade.


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