Bachelor of Communication (Honours) Journalism

The journalism industry continues to change and evolve, redefining the way users receive and experience news and stories. 

Bachelor of Communication (Honours) Journalism programme adapts to these changes so that you can specialise in the area you're most interested in. Students pursuing a Bachelor of Communication (Honours) Journalism degree at UTAR are encouraged to explore their creative side, combining traditional and non-traditional methods with emerging new media trends. The curriculum has been updated to include the Fourth Industrial Revolution and a greater emphasis on Multimedia Journalism.

Programme Details:


Bachelor of Communication (Honours) Journalism

Accreditation Status:   

Fully accredited   


3 years (Full-time) 


January, June, October   

Total Programme Fees:   

RM48,100 (Malaysian) 

RM65,300 (International)  

Medium of Instruction:   



Kampar, Perak  


Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FAS)  

Career Prospects:

  • Newspaper Journalist
  • Broadcast Journalist
  • Publishing Copy-editor/Proofreader
  • Web Content/Social Media Manager
  • Political Secretary
  • Public Service
  • Policy Analyst