Study A Bachelor's In Journalism and PR

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Whether your ambitions lie in broadcast journalism, multimedia journalism or public relations, here at the University of Salford, we can help you develop an exciting career doing what you love.

Our courses are designed and taught by industry experts with years of experience in the field. You'll be able to specialise in the areas that interest you, undertake like briefs and real-world assignments, and at the end of it all, you'll graduate with a portfolio of work and the confidence you'll need to make an impact from day one of your new career.

You’ll be based at MediaCity, one of the UK’s leading digital and creative hubs next to the BBC and ITV and more than 250 media and digital organisations.

Follow in the footsteps of our graduates who are working with some of the biggest global brands including SBC News, Amazon, the NHS, ITV, BBC, Manchester United FC, Manchester City FC, Global Media & Entertainment, the Daily Mail, Lad Bible, Social Chain and Bet365.

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Explore our journalism and PR courses

BA (Hons) Journalism (Broadcast)

If you're eager to investigate and report on the latest events and issues, then our broadcast journalism is the right degree for you.

BA (Hons) Journalism (Broadcast)

BA (Hons) Journalism (Multimedia)

On our multimedia journalism course, you'll not only learn how to find, research and write your story but also how to communicate it across a range of platforms including web, mobile, social media, print, audio and video.

BA (Hons) Journalism (Multimedia)

BA (Hons) Journalism with Public Relations

This course is a fusion between traditional concepts of journalism and public relations and the emerging methods which are shaping both areas.

BA (Hons) Journalism with Public Relations

Our facilities

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Fancy learning your craft using the same type of equipment you'll use when working?

Study with us, and you'll become confident and comfortable with industry standard-kits and facilities. Our MediaCity campus is home to TV studios (including green screen facilities), radio facilities, equipment stores and editing and finishing suites. 

You won't be left to work it out on your own - our experienced lecturers and tutors will show you how to master everything we have to offer.

MediaCIty TV and Radio facilities

Study in a creative hub

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You'll learn at our MediaCity campus which is a creative hub of digital and media businesses.

We're proud that MediaCity is etched on the map with iconic brands including the BBC, ITV and Dock 10 calling the area home. There are also lots of smaller dynamic companies driving innovation in the sector located in MediaCity.

MediaCity is close to Manchester city centre, a vibrant and diverse area famous for its art, music and cultural scene.

Why choose Salford?


Benefit from real-world learning opportunities including working on live projects and hearing from expert guest speakers — put your learning into practice and gain invaluable experience.


Join 4,500 other international students on our vibrant global campus, with expert support services, a dedicated faith centre and opportunities to explore your passions.


Get up to £5,000 scholarship to help you fund your studies and kick start your career.

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