Bachelor of Communication (Honours) Journalism

The Journalism programme develops professional media personnel, journalists in particular, who are at the forefront of professional and technical developments in their area of specialisation. 

Students develop a strong foundation in communication, research and analytical skills. Knowledge and in-depth understanding of mass communication theory is also emphasised. Through the programme, students acquire a mature understanding of cultural issues and public policies within the Malaysian environment and global context. Students will learn the fundamentals of advertising such as copywriting and media planning as well as undergo for practical training in the industry. 

Programme Details:


Bachelor of Communication (Honours) Journalism

Accreditation Status:   

Fully accredited   


3 years (Full-time) 


January, May, October   

Total Programme Fees:   

RM42,100 (Malaysian) 

RM57,250 (International)  

Medium of Instruction:   





Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FAS)  

Career Prospects:

  • Journalists
  • Reporters
  • Editors
  • Feature Writers
  • Correspondents
  • Information Researchers