Taught course

Journalism, Media and Globalisation

City, University of London · School of Arts and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

The course aims to admit highly-qualified students from a wide range of countries. Applicants will normally only be admitted if they have an honours degree or the equivalent from an international institution and should have the equivalent of at least three months' journalism work experience (including student journalism).

Months of entry


Course content

This is a unique two year Masters course, part of the prestigious Erasmus Mundus programme.

The Mundus Journalism degree explores the practice and performance of journalism and the media in the context of a new environment brought about by globalisation, modernisation, commercialisation and professional developments.

Benefits of the course:

  • tuition fees compare very favourably to other Masters courses, with UK/EU students paying €8500 for the two-year course (2014-16 fees). Non-EU students pay €16,000.
  • spend your first year at the Danish School of Journalism/Aarhus University, and your final two semesters at City University London.
  • learn from leading journalists and academics from two of Europe's top institutions in journalism and media education.

Study with a diverse group of classmates from around the world. In the last three years, students have come from the USA, Brazil, Thailand, China, Malaysia, Norway, Kyrgyzstan, Peru, Canada, Cambodia, Ukraine, Italy, Mexico, Czech Republic, Malta, India, Germany and Azerbaijan.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

School of Arts and Social Sciences School Office