Journalism Study in Ireland

Journalism in Ireland

Journalism Courses in Ireland

Study a journalism degree in Ireland

As one of the oldest and most esteemed courses, Journalism continues to evolve through the 21st century. Irish journalism courses focus on investigating and reporting events, issues, and trends to a broad audience. Modules include digital journalism, journalism in a wider global context, magazine journalism, multimedia journalism, and the craft of shorthand.

Optional placements are available during the final year of study, and students are encouraged to gain experience from Irish Universities’ close links with the industry by spending anything from three months to one year on work experience.

Journalism Careers

Journalism graduates will find roles across a wide range of private, public and voluntary sectors in criticism, sub-editing, page design, reporting, proofreading, copywriting, web editing, PR, social media and marketing.

Journalism in Ireland Entry Requirements

Entry requirements vary for each Irish university, but international students will need an IELTS score of 6.5 overall, no lower than 6.0 in each component, and an International Baccalaureate score of 32-34 points.

Where can I study Journalism in Ireland?

Learn more about Ireland universities that offer journalism courses below:

  1. University College Dublin
  2. University of Galway
  3. Dublin City University
  4. University of Limerick
  5. Griffith College
  6. TU Dublin
  7. Munster Technological University

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