Our courses reflects the changes that have transformed journalism in recent years.

Learn from respected former BBC News Editor, Tim Fenton, exploring what it means to work in today’s multimedia newsrooms.

If you are curious, challenging and committed to keeping yourself and others informed about the world we live in, studying journalism at Essex is for you.

Why study here?
  • Create and broadcast your own online content, radio and TV programmes.
  • Build a portfolio of work across media formats to showcase your talent and versatility.
  • Draw on expertise from across the University by specialising in your favourite subjects.
THE Awards 2018 - Winner University of the Year

Our expert academics offer PhD supervision in a variety of journalism research areas.

Our uniquely interdisciplinary environment allows you to connect your research interests with a number of other disciplines to better understand the interconnected world of media and journalism in contemporary society.

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