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The Guardian university league table 2019

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Sheffield journalists celebrate national awards

Recent alumni from the Department of Journalism Studies have received prestigious prizes from the media industry for their work.

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Research scholarships available now

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Sheffield retains number 1 spot for journalism

We're rated the best in the UK by the Guardian league table for 2019 – the second year in a row Sheffield has been named number 1 for journalism.

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Study with us

Our courses are legendary. Editors know a Sheffield graduate can make a world-class journalist.

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Communication, Media and Journalism research

We're exploring media freedom and censorship, journalism history and ethics, political communication, and much more.

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#freeAJstaff protest supporting imprisoned Egyptian journalists

Working with our community

We've linked up with local primary schools to give young children a taste of university life and journalism studies.

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Primary school children radio interview