Application Forms and Process

To apply for the course please download the application form UoB_app fill it in then scan/photograph it and email it to Sharron Lovell

Please give the following details under ‘Course Title’ in section 3 of the form:

“International Multimedia Journalism – MA (China) full-time”

Please give one reference in section 11 – and the details of a second referee in section 12.

Once the application has been received and approved you will be interviewed. Within one month of your application, you will be given a result of either, accept, fail or reapply. With reapply, you will be given the opportunity to resubmit an application later and suggestions on what you need to do to improve. The applications deadline is June 5th, 2018.

Students will be interviewed via phone or Skype.

Before the interview you should send:

  • An electronic portfolio of your work. We suggest applicants should send work via a website, blog or other digital platforms. You may also use folders on dropbox or WeTransfer, please ensure that materials sent via folders are reduced for web sharing. Folders that need to be downloaded via QQ etc will not be accepted. You may also share links to work on platforms like Flickr, Vimeo or Soundcloud.
  • A copy of your final BA dissertation or other research.

We are looking for you to demonstrate a clear style and commitment to the area of study and a keen interest in journalism.

In addition, please send the hard copy of your completed application form to:

Recruitment & Admissions
University of Bolton
Deane Road
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0) 1204 903903

We recommend you keep a photocopy of your completed form for your records.

Remember: in addition to the hard copy sent to the University of Bolton, scan or photograph your application and email it to Sharron Lovell