University of Westminster

Course Introduction

The programme in Media Studies is part of a world leading centre for media and communications research. Its approach is critical social science and its main research focuses on media policy, industry and economics; media audiences and social media; and media history. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014), 52 per cent of our research was judged to be "world'leading" (the top rating, four star), with 87 per cent of the total rated "internationally excellent" (three star). The assessment of our impact on society and business was exceptional.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum classification of 2.1 in a first degree (or equivalent); and, preferably, A Masters degree (or Masters degree pending); and (if English is not your first language) Appropriate English Language qualifications (you will normally be required to achieve minimum IELTS scores of 6.5 or equivalent). You will also need to have the commitment and motivation to undertake a sustained programme of independent and self'directed study and training as a researcher.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 - 4 years
Full Time
4 - 8 years
Part Time