Study a Master's in Journalism, PR and Creative Technology

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Study a master's in journalism, PR and creative technology at our campus in MediaCity, one of the UK's leading media and digital hubs with everything from TV and radio studios to multimedia newsrooms. You will be surrounded by more than 250 media and digital organisations, including the BBC and ITV.

You’ll be taught by industry experts with years of experience in the field and useful contacts for you to benefit from. You can specialise in the areas that interest you, and undertake placements, live briefs and real-world assignments.

Follow in the footsteps of our graduates who are working with exciting brands and global brands including BBC, Manchester United FC, Manchester City FC, Global Media & Entertainment, SBC News, Amazon, the NHS, ITV, the Daily Mail, Lad Bible, and McCann World Group.

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Explore our journalism, PR and creative technology courses

MA Public Relations and Digital Communications

Do you want to develop the technical and editorial skills needed to succeed in the modern digital communications workplace? From reputation management to content creation, this programme will help you gain the experience you need.

MA Public Relations and Digital Communications

MA Digital Video Production and Marketing

Digital video is one of the driving forces behind digital marketing and e-commerce businesses. These organisations are often large and growing employers of graduates who have knowledge of both the practical and theoretical side of how video content sells, which you will learn on this course.

MA Digital Video Production and Marketing


MA International Journalism for Digital Media

From the BBC’s ‘Breaking News’ stories shared on social media to Al Jazeera's podcasts published on their website, foreign correspondence professionals are taking advantage of digital technology to reach diverse audiences. You will learn to act and think like an international journalist.

Our graduates have not only upscaled their careers but sometimes ended up in jobs they never dreamed of. One of our graduates is a TV anchor on a national TV channel in Indonesia, while another one runs a high-profile news website about the polar regions and Artic marine life while taking part in North Pole and Antarctic expeditions.

MA International Journalism for Digital Media

MA Creative Technology

This course combines your artistic skills and expertise with applied technologies. If you are interested in discovering emerging technologies and how they can be used in the creative sectors, this course could be right for you.

MA Creative Technology

MediaCIty TV and Radio facilities

Why choose Salford?


Benefit from real-world learning opportunities including working on placements, live briefs, and engage with expert guest speakers.


Join 4,500 other international students on our vibrant global campus near Manchester - an exciting hub for art culture and music.


Get up to £3,000 scholarship to help you fund your studies and elevate your career.

The Asian Media Awards Partnership

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We are a proud partner of the Asian Media Awards and this year we have celebrated 10 years of our partnership.

The Asian Media Awards aim to identify, support and spotlight the UK's best Asian talents working across the creative industries, including journalism, radio, television, print, marketing and public relations.

The awards showcase that the creative industries here in the UK are full of Asian talent and they are an exceptional example to inspire future students to consider a career in these industries.

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