Journalism Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of East London 83% 5% 15% £9250 £13740 110 London On campus Full-time
University of East London 83% 5% 15% £9250 £13740 110 London On campus Full-time
Brunel University 90% 0% 0% £9250 £16335 109 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
City University London 90% 0% 0% £9250 £17500 109 London On campus Full-time
City University London 90% 0% 0% £10820 £21650 109 London On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 82% 0% 0% £9250 £13145 101 Roehampton On campus Full-time
University of East London 83% 5% 15% £9250 £13320 110 London On campus Full-time
University of East London 83% 5% 15% £9250 £13320 110 London On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 51% 2% 4% £9250 £13145 116 Roehampton On campus Full-time
Kingston University 79% 0% 15% £9250 £9250 109 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 65% 5% 15% £9250 £14560 121 London On campus Full-time
City University London 79% 0% 5% £9250 £18220 148 London On campus Full-time
Kingston University 76% 0% 15% £9250 £9250 103 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
University of East London 83% 5% 20% £9250 £13320 100 London On campus Full-time
University of East London 83% 5% 20% £9250 £13320 100 London On campus Full-time
University of West London 92% 5% 15% £9250 £13250 95 Ealing On campus Full-time
University of West London 92% 5% 15% £9250 £13250 95 Ealing On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 77% 10% 10% £9250 £14560 98 London On campus Full-time
University of West London 92% 5% 15% £9250 £13250 95 Ealing On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 77% 10% 10% £9250 £14560 98 London On campus Full-time
University of East London 83% 5% 15% £9250 £13320 118 London On campus Full-time
University of West London 92% 5% 15% £9250 £13250 95 Ealing On campus Full-time
Brunel University 90% 0% 0% £9250 £16335 109 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
University of East London 83% 5% 15% £9250 £13320 118 London On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 75% - 25% £2310 £3894 90 London On campus Part-time
London Metropolitan University 75% - 25% £9250 £15576 90 London On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 75% - 19% £2310 £3894 92 London On campus Part-time
London Metropolitan University 75% - 19% £9250 £15576 92 London On campus Full-time
University of the Arts London 64% 2% 4% £9250 - 131 London On campus Full-time
University of the Arts London 51% 2% 4% £9250 - 116 London On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 70% - 15% £9250 £14000 113 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 70% - 15% £3010 £5460 113 London On campus Part-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 70% - 15% - - 113 London On campus Full-time
University of Westminster 70% - 15% - - 113 London On campus Full-time
University of Westminster 70% - 15% - - 113 London On campus Part-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 70% - 15% - - 113 London On campus Full-time
Kingston University 70% - 15% £10640 £17200 113 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Brunel University 70% - 15% £4825 £8935 113 Uxbridge On campus Part-time
City University London 70% - 15% £10820 £21650 113 London On campus Full-time
City University London 70% - 15% £10820 £21650 113 London On campus Full-time
City University London 70% - 15% £10820 £21650 113 London On campus Full-time
City University London 70% - 15% £10820 £21650 113 London On campus Full-time
City University London 70% - 15% £10820 £21650 113 London On campus Full-time
City University London 70% - 15% £10820 £21650 113 London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 70% - 15% - - 113 London On campus Full-time
University of the Arts London 51% 2% 5% £9250 - 109 London On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 85% - 5% £9250 £13145 119 Roehampton On campus Full-time
Kingston University 76% 0% 15% £9250 - 103 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London - - 0% £4625 £7280 - London On campus Part-time
UCFB, University Campus of Football Business 44% - 15% £9250 - 114 Manchester On campus Full-time
Kingston University 76% 0% 15% £9250 - 103 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
University of the Arts London 48% 2% 10% £9250 - 126 London On campus Full-time
Regent's University London - - 10% £18500 £18500 - London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London - - 0% £6935 £10920 - London On campus Part-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 81% 5% 12% - - 117 London On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 75% - 25% £2310 £3894 100 London On campus Part-time
University of Roehampton 85% - 5% £9250 £13145 119 Roehampton On campus Full-time
UCFB, University Campus of Football Business 85% - 5% £9250 - 119 Manchester On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 75% - 25% £9250 £15576 100 London On campus Full-time
Regent's University London - - 10% £18500 £18500 - London On campus Full-time
University of the Arts London 73% 0% 0% £9250 - 119 London On campus Full-time
Kingston University 79% 0% 15% £9250 - 109 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
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Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Journalism

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Journalism who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Specialisations within Journalism

  • Global Journalism
  • Digital and Interactive- Media Journalism
  • Public Relations and Advertising
  • Photojournalism
  • Journalism Design and Graphics
  • Science and Environmental Journalism
  • Political Journalism
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • News Reporting and Writing
  • Enterprise Journalism
  • Sports Journalism

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Journalism

  • Research
  • Investigate
  • Interviewing skills
  • Reporting and writing
  • Video editing
  • Shorthand, audio, content management
  • Web design
  • Critical analysis
  • Resourcefulness
  • Self- management
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Leadership
  • Flexible, creative and independent approach to tasks
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Capacity to communicate information effectively
  • Ability to listen and work productively in a team

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Journalism who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Journalism (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Journalism at Brunel University

35% Media Professionals
15% Administrative occupations
10% Teaching Professionals
10% Secretarial and related occupations
10% Artistic, literary and media occupations
10% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
10% Sales occupations
10% Business and public service associate professionals

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Journalism

Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Journalism.

FAQ

The median salary of graduates of Journalism was £19988 15 months after graduation, £19822 3 years after graduation and £23799 5 years after graduation.

Broadcast and Digital Journalism at University of West London received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 92 out of 100 among 23 respondents.