3 years
Feb Sep
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Tuition fee (entire course)
Foreign students
USD 50,731
GBP 36,000
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

Research in Journalism has a strong inter-disciplinary focus and our research staff collaborate with academic staff at universities across the UK and internationally. A number of City Journalism MA graduates are now undertaking research degrees with the Centre for Law, Justice & Journalism.

Each of our research students is provided with a supervisory panel, comprising academics and practitioners, in addition to support from a designated lead supervisor.

Entry Requirements

  • A good undergraduate degree with a second class (upper division) pass or equivalent.
  • A Masters-level degree would be desirable.

English Language Requirements:

  • A first degree from a UK university or from the CNAA.
  • A first degree from an overseas institution recognised by the University as providing adequate evidence of proficiency in the English language, for example, from institutions in Australia, Canada or the USA.
  • GCE O-level/GCSE English language or English literature, grade C minimum.
  • Cambridge ESOL CPE (Certificate of Proficiency in English) at grade C or above.
  • An overall score of 6.5 in the English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum of 6.0 for each subtest.
  • Satisfactory standard in the verbal section of the Princeton Test (GMAT).
  • US SAT with 500 in verbal performance.
  • Warwick English Language Test (WELT) with pass grades of BBC minimum.
  • Other evidence of proficiency in the English language which satisfies the board of studies concerned.