Media & Journalism

Department of Media and Journalism

Contact: Ben McConville T: 0141 331 1970 E:

Glasgow is Scotland’s media city, and GCU’s media & journalism team plays a central role in all the latest developments. We combine unique industry links with excellence in teaching and research, with programmes which allow students to learn the best of academic theory, as well as practical skills.

Rated as internationally excellent and world-leading in several areas by the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, our team also has extensive industry links which have helped to earn us industry accreditations and greatly enhance students’ employability. 

Industry-standard facilities

Our purpose-built television studio and gallery, radio studio and newsroom all feature modern digital equipment, enabling students to industry-standard software to produce television and radio packages and bulletins, blogs, newspapers and magazines. These facilities are also used in media training and consultancy for high profile clients from industry, the public sector and charities. More about facilities

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