Study journalism at Sheffield

Sheffield is independently rated as the UK’s best university for studying journalism and media.

  • Number 1 in the Complete University Guide 2020
  • Number 1 in The Guardian university league tables 2018 and 2019
  • Number 1 in The Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018

Our students become brilliant journalists because we don’t just show them how to do journalism: we show them why it matters.

Our staff are media professionals with years of experience who are experts in newsgathering, online publishing, social media, video editing and all the practical skills you need to thrive in the digital workplace.

They’re also internationally renowned researchers in media ethics, law and history, censorship and propaganda, and the relationships between journalism and government all over the world. They’ll show you why rigorous and principled journalism is the bedrock of a free, civilised society.

If you’re interested in a media career, and you want to be the best, join us at the top and see journalism’s bigger picture.

Our undergraduate degree: BA Journalism Studies >>

Masters degrees in journalism and communication >>