Our Postgraduate Courses
Curious about postgraduate life in the Department of Journalism Studies? Find out more about our courses, events, work placements and more.
Attend a Postgraduate Open Day
Want to chat to our staff and students? We're holding a series of online Open Days this spring - find out more about the events and how to book your place.Find out more
MA Broadcast Journalism
What I love most is telling stories, and the challenge of doing that on different platforms.
Miriam Walker-Khan Freelance Journalist, MA Broadcast Graduate
Miriam Walker-Khan is a freelance reporter, writer and presenter, who studied MA Broadcast at The University of Sheffield.
Our MA Journalism and MA Broadcast Journalism students take part in regular news days: going into Sheffield to gather stories before publishing them on our outward facing web, TV and radio platforms.
MA Global Journalism
Global Journalism MA
Our students see journalism’s bigger picture: freedom of expression, ‘fake news’, media ethics and globalisation, as well as digital reporting techniques. That’s why they become great journalists, communications experts and media researchers.
- Funding available
Tiara Hasna Rachman
Tiara Hasna Rachman MA Global Journalism, Current student
Tiara has been passionate about Journalism since childhood. Now, as an MA Global Journalism student, she shares what she has learnt from the Journalism Studies department's international research.
International Journalism Week
International Journalism Week is a yearly conference for all Global Journalism students - but all are free to attend. These events are an opportunity to hear from outstanding guest speakers and take part in engaging debates.
Placements and Employability
Our students secure work placements at some of the world's biggest newsbrands. Want to hear more about their experiences, in their own words? Check out the JUSplacement blog!Read more
Building my confidence and making friends for life
Gina Kalsi Reporter, Mail Online, MA Journalism Graduate
From the Sheffield Star to the Independent, then finally into a full-time job with the Daily Mail online months before graduation - Gina's time at Sheffield gave her to boost she needed to succeed.
MA International Public and Political Communication
Many of the friendships I made during my time here are lifelong and for that alone, I am incredibly grateful.
Tom Parkin PhD student, MA International Public and Political Communication graduate
Tom Parkin studied MA International Public and Political Communication, and has just begun a PhD at the University of Sheffield.
Fees and Funding
Find out about our fees and funding support
Read more about the One University initiative
Explore our disability and wellbeing support
Have a look at our JUSPlacement blog
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Find out more about our research