Entry requirements

You should possess or be expecting at least an upper-second class Honours degree or equivalent, from a recognised university in a humanities or social sciences discipline and/or possess relevant professional experience. As far as possible, telephone interviews are also conducted before offers of admission are made. In these, the interviewer looks for evidence of interest in and commitment to the study of communications policy, as well as analytical skills.

Months of entry


Course content

The University of Westminster's MA in Communication Policy is taught by a team of academics with international reputations; can be personalised through a wide range of modules; welcomes students from all backgrounds and countries; is internationally oriented - draws on experience from around the world; is interdisciplinary draws on international relations, history, political economy, sociology, and technology; offers a unique opportunity for training in communications' regulatory mechanisms; offers a chance to benefit from the wider strengths of the University. The Communication and Media Research Institute has three times received the top five rating in the Government's research assessment exercise.

Information for international students

You will need a good standard of written and spoken English (at least 6.5 IELTS in listening, speaking, reading and writing or 250/ 600 TOEFL including 4.5 TWE, or equivalent other English language qualification).

Fees and funding

Please find details of the extensive range of funding opportunities available through the university at: http://www.westminster.ac.uk/study/fees-and-funding

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24-48 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment100

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)20 7911 5000
+44 (0)20 7911 5788