Study journalism and media

We're ranked No.3 in London for journalism and publishing (Guardian University League tables 2022).

Are you looking for a course that prepares you for the demands of a career in journalism? By studying journalism at Kingston, you'll develop skills in digital journalism, mobile reporting, video and social media, news and feature writing. Journalism and media students gain hands-on experience at our student-run River newspaper and River Online (a past winner of the Guardian Student Media Award newspaper of the year).

You'll learn using our media facilities, which includes industry standard software, two dedicated newsrooms and a broadcast media suite. You'll have many opportunities to do work experience and internships in London, the hub of the UK's media industry, where you'll be supported by our work placement scheme. This experience, alongside your portfolio, will enhance your employability in the communications sector.

Our graduates work at many large media organisations, such as:

  • Reuters
  • Cosmopolitan
  • OK!
  • Channel 4 News
  • Sky
  • the BBC
  • The Times
  • Al Jazeera.

Call our Clearing hotline

Our Clearing hotline is now open and will remain open all summer. Places available on courses are often very popular, so don't wait – call us if you already have your results or as soon as you get them.

Call us on 0800 0483 334 (or +44 20 8328 1149 if you are calling from outside the UK) and speak to our friendly and knowledgeable hotliners who will be able to provide information on the courses we have available and will guide you through your options.