Entry requirements

You will need:
  • an honours degree in any relevant discipline
Additional Information
  • IELTS 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in each component)
  • Pearson 50-57
  • RPL is accepted on this programme
  • International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact International Admissions Team for more details
  • International students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part-time
If you have any specific queries, please contact busadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk

Months of entry


Course content

LJMU's International Public Relations MSc provides beginners and experienced practitioners with essential skills and experience in digital communications and PR.
  • Study a programme aligned to Public Relations Consultants Association and Chartered Institute of Public Relations knowledge standards
  • Learn from experienced PR industry practitioners
  • Study with a global focus in this increasingly international discipline
  • Work on contemporary case studies and scenarios from industry partners
This programme has been developed to reflect the growing trend for the public relations profession to have an international outlook and approach to strategy. Programme content reflects this shift as well as incorporating the more traditional skills required by practitioners to support the industry as it evolves. The international programme has all the elements of the MSc Public Relations but with an international module option.

Our proven pedigree is regularly demonstrated in the work-ready, adaptive and confident graduates who are able to practice effective public relations, corporate communications and event management after finishing their degree.

Professional body recognition

This programme is recognised by the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) and aligns with the professional body’s criteria for employability and market relevance.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
0151 231 5090