Student Journalism

By William Turvill | 10 Aug 2015

News UK has sent a group of nine students to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe to write reviews for The Times and Sunday Times. (Shutterstock picture shows performance at the 2012 festival)

By William Turvill | 30 Jan 2015
According to the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS), 3,215 students started undergraduate journalism courses last year.
By William Turvill | 23 Jul 2014
The story, published online on 21 June 2012, was based on the academic’s website as well as views shared by anonymous students and a source at the Cambridge University Students Union.
By Press Gazette | 21 Mar 2014
Leeds University's student newspaper has been forced to cease printing because of a funding shortfall.
By Kim Fletcher | 04 Feb 2013
When journalists of a certain age get together the conversation goes off in a familiar direction: the job’s changed… the fun’s gone…there’s no money any more.
By Carolina Are | 14 Jan 2013
Newspaper blogs, market research and product review websites increasingly feature student and graduate content – for free. But are these platforms the new frontier of work experience or just another form of exploitation?
By Cleland Thom | 10 Jul 2012

If anyone had any doubt that the Information Commissioner means business over new EU Cookie legislation, then the situation is very clear now.

By Press Gazette | 05 Jul 2012

The Wellcome Trust has announced plans to offer financial support to students taking a postgraduate qualification in science journalism at City University London.

By Press Gazette | 16 May 2012

The NCTJ's annual Awards for Excellence in Journalism are open for entries and this year include a new award celebrating student publications.

By Sarah Trotter | 12 Mar 2012

Journalism students at the University of Bedfordshire scooped an interview with disgraced MP Eric Joyce after he pleaded guilty to four charges of assault at City of Westminster Magistrates' Court last Friday.

By Press Gazette | 23 Sep 2011

Eighteen-year-old Tom Hale has been named the winner of Column Idol 2011, the writing competition run by The Sun and the Media Trust.

By Michelle Alexander | 09 Aug 2011

The National Council for the Training of Journalists is calling journalism students to enter this year's