Careers and employability

Many of our past students are now working throughout local, regional, national and international print, broadcast and online media. Our alumni can be found at the BBC World Service, The Independent, news and feature agencies, local papers, international magazines and the trade press. They work as news reporters, feature writers, production journalists and sub-editors. See some of our magazine work.

Victoria Bartram, one of our MA Journalism graduates was snapped up as a trainee reported on the Trident News Media titles as soon as she finished her exams. She now works for the Ross Parry agency. 

Employers' testimonials:

"I'm hugely impressed with his enthusiasm and initiative. Already he has taken the lead on a number of his own stories and has introduced a Twitter account to the paper - which is a completely new thing for the paper."

"She's been with us now for almost two months and in what is a relatively short time she has made a big impression. She undertakes all assignments with equal enthusiasm whether it's an armed robbery or a wedding report."

Page last updated: Monday 12 September 2011