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To express your interest in the National Council for the Training of Journalists-accredited qualifications run by News Associates in London and Manchester, please click ‘apply now’ below and fill out the form and our team will be in touch.

Please be aware we running on a rolling application basis. Our application process has three phases.

Applicants will be invited to complete an admissions sheet, which will be considered by our managing editor and editorial development manager.

Successful first stage candidates will then be invited to one of our assessment days for stages two and three of the process. 

Acceptance on a course follows an entrance test and interview with a senior member of our team.

Our next available courses are:

NCTJ Diploma in Multimedia Journalism (fast-track, 22 weeks) in London and Manchester, commencing February 2022.

NCTJ Diploma in Multimedia Journalism (part-time, 40 weeks) in London only, commencing February 2022.

NCTJ Diploma in Multimedia Journalism (fast-track, 22 weeks) in London and Manchester, commencing in September 2022.

NCTJ Diploma in Multimedia Sports Journalism (full-time, 35 weeks) in London and Manchester, commencing in September 2022.

NCTJ Diploma in Multimedia Journalism (part-time, 40 weeks) in London and Manchester, commencing October 2022.

You might also be interested in attending one of our FREE journalism workshops. Click here for more details. 

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