We are no longer accepting applications for the 2017/2018 session of either the MSc Science Communication or MSc Science Media Production.  We will be accepting applications for the 2018/2019 session from November 2017 up until the deadline of 17.00 on Friday 23rd of February 2018.

How to apply

We offer two postgraduate taught courses named MSc Science Communication and MSc Science Media Production. These provide a balanced technical and theoretical training for science graduates and scientists aiming to become journalists, broadcast producers, museum professionals, or press and public relations officers. Our courses are highly relevant to those seeking careers in public engagement or science policy. Graduates of our programmes are very successful in finding jobs in the competitive world of science media.

We also welcome enquires from those interested in undertaking a doctoral research in science communication studies.

A message from Dr Stephen Webster, Director of the Science Communication Unit.

If you would like to talk informally about our MSc courses and/or PhD study, please contact our administrator Liam Watson at +44 (0) 20 7594 8753 or