News NCTJ Meet Us

Want to find out more before you apply? Why not come along to one of our informal open evenings and discover more about the exciting world of the media.

We will explain more about the history of PA, go on a tour of our hi-tech newsroom and have a look around our training facilities in central London.

And we can also answer any questions you may have about the training you would receive on our fantastic 17-week courses in news and sports journalism.

The Meet Us events are held at our HQ at 292 Vauxhall Bridge Road, London SW1V 1AE. The next London events are take place at 6pm on the following dates and normally last around 90 minutes.

Our next open evening are: 

  • March 31 at 6pm 
  • April 19 at 6pm 
  • May 17 at 6pm 

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Kieran Gill

"The course in Newcastle prepared me perfectly for the big, bad world of journalism. Studying shorthand, learning law, even practising death knocks – all can be required daily in the newsroom, and it was down to our tutors that all 20 students on our course passed every exam that came our way."

Kieran Gill // Sports reporter MailOnline

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