Two Fully Funded Postgraduate Scholarships for International Students in Multimedia Journalism, 2016-2017

Publish Date: Jun 23, 2016

Deadline: Jul 30, 2016

Level / Field of study

Full-time Master’s Programme in International Multimedia Journalism


To be eligible for the scholarship, the applicants must meet the criteria for standard entrance requirements. A strong portfolio and commitment to the area of study are of greater value than educational background. If you do not have relevant education qualifications but you do have significant experience in the field of journalism, or communications, and you are able to present a strong portfolio as part of your application, you will be a strong candidate. Chinese citizens are not edible for scholarship.

Scholarship value / inclusions

Full £7,500 tuition fee waiver

*Please note all other costs including accommodation, living expenses and flights to and from Beijing, plus equipment is not included in the scholarship and must be covered by students. Students must have a basic equipment set-up on starting the course. This can be purchased for around £1,000 pounds.

Host institutions

University of Bolton, United Kingdom

Beijing Foreign studies University, China

Application instructions

To apply for a scholarship, you will need to complete all the materials outlined in the application form. Applications that do not include all requested materials will not be considered.

A fully completed scholarship application form, as a word or PDF document – including:

A personal statement explaining how your academic background, work experiences and/or extra-curricular activities relate to the IMMJ course, and what you expect to gain from studying this course (500 words maximum).

A plan outlining your future development and how you intend to use the knowledge and experience gained through the course to contribute towards the development of your career and profession as a whole. (500 words maximum).

Summary of your financial need, including details of any other sources of funding you expect to receive and any special circumstances affecting your need for financial assistance. (300 Words)

A link to an online portfolio. The link must point to a concise gallery (20-30 images) and/or 2-3 videos, that exhibit your best work. Text, audio or infographics materials may also be submitted.

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