International student body
24 August 2015
24 August 2015

Master of Journalism internships

Students share their internship experiences
Our faculty’s networks with leading international media organisations have helped build one of the most dynamic journalism internship programmes in the world.

While many Master of Journalism students work in Hong Kong and cities in mainland China such as Beijing and Shanghai, they have also had opportunities to intern in the Asia Pacific region and worldwide in places like Bangalore, Boston, Cape Town, Copenhagen, Jakarta, Karachi, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Melbourne, Seoul, Singapore, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle, and Washington, DC.

In many cases, these global internships have led to full-time employment.

Our internship partners include:

Overseas media: Agence France-Presse (Seoul/Tokyo), NBC (London), (Kuala Lumpur), Rappler (Manila), ABC Fact Check (Melbourne), Nepali Times (Kathmandu), Al Jazeera (Kuala Lumpur), Frontier Myanmar and Mizzima (Yangon), The News Lens (Taipei).

Hong Kong-based English-language and international media: Cable News Network (CNN), Agence France-Presse (AFP), Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, Associated Press (AP), South China Morning PostTIMEThe Standard, Hong Kong Cable Television Limited (HKIBC), China Daily, Coconuts Hong Kong, Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK), Nikkei Asian ReviewThe EconomistForbes AsiaFinancial Times, Quartz.

Hong Kong-based Chinese-language media: NOW TV, Hong Kong Cable Television Limited (iCable News Channel), Commercial Radio, Ming Pao, Phoenix TV, Initium Media, Citizen News, HK01.

PRC media: Caixin (Beijing), Sixth Tone (Shanghai), China Daily (Beijing), Southern Weekend (Guangzhou), Shenzhen News (Shenzhen)

JMSC Internship handbook