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Automotive Journalism

Coventry University

12 months
16600 GBP/year
10400 GBP/year
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If you have a passion for cars and communication, this MA Automotive Journalism course at Coventry University can help you turn that passion into a career. Most of our graduates find jobs in automotive media, for example at Autocar, EVO, Top Gear, Car Throttle, Pistonheads and What Car? Others manage PR for automotive companies such as Mercedes-Benz, Tesla and Continental. 

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From the outset, this Automotive Journalism course at Coventry University aims to immerse you in the world of automotive journalism and equip you with the skills needed to become an automotive journalist.

Previously, our students have found themselves invited on a press launch to write about new cars, reporting from press day of the Geneva motor show for a unique live blog or writing articles on motoring issues and motorsport for our in-house Automotive magazine and website. 

Career prospects

This course is designed with an aim to prepare you for specialist positions as a reporter for consumer and business-to-business automotive websites, or as a writer for automotive marketing and public relations.

The course aims to give you the skills and knowledge needed for success in these roles to help make you stand out among a large number of applicants for these jobs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Automotive Industry in Context 
  • Journalism Practice, Law, and Ethics 
  • Public Relations
  • Specialist Professional Practice in Journalism and PR  
  • Research and Analysis 
  • Advanced Journalism: Digital, Social, Mobile

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normal entry requires a good honours degree in any subject and/or equivalent professional experience.

Tuition Fee

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    16600 GBP/year
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    10400 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10400 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Coventry

656 - 1057 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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