Fees

VAT at the standard rate (20 per cent) has been included in all fees where applicable.

The following fees are applicable from 01 September 2017.

CERTIFICATE IN FOUNDATION JOURNALISM (distance learning)
Individual unit £36.90
Mandatory units (pack of four) £123.00
DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM (distance learning)
Core skills package £450.00
Essential journalism £204.00
e-portfolio £55.20
Ethics and regulation £91.80
Essential media law £117.50
Sports journalism, production journalism, business of magazines, media law court reporting, public affairs for journalists, business and finance journalism, videojournalism for online £144.00
Shorthand for journalists £91.80
Broadcast regulation £91.80
   
DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM
Standard examination fees (per exam)  
Essential journalism, essential media law £54.00
Newspaper magazine regulation test £13.20
Media law court reporting, public affairs, production journalism, sports journalism, business of magazines, business and finance journalism, photography for journalists,videojournalism for online* £48.90
Broadcast journalism (double module), PR and communications (double module) £97.80
Broadcast journalism exam re-sit (per exam) £48.90
Broadcast journalism coursework resubmission £24.60
Shorthand £15.30
*Exam and coursework submissions combine to form one overall mark and final grade. They are not two seperate submissions. Both the exam and coursework mmust be submitted for marking at the same time in order to achieve a result for the module.  
Resits/resubmissions - fees as above  
Sanction fee £25.00
   
Replacement certificate (inc. p&p) £16.20
Diploma in Journalism examination report (per module) £37.80
Shorthand examination report £9.60
   
NATIONAL QUALIFICATION IN JOURNALISM (NQJ) REGISTRATION FEES:
Trainees with companies paying per capita fees £78.00
Trainees with companies NOT paying per capita fees £735.00
Individual self-employed freelance journalists £210.00
   
NQJ EXAMINATION FEES – full test
   
Enrolment fee - Full test £453.60
   
Re-sits:  
News interview £151.20
News report £75.60
Newspaper practice £75.60
Logbook first attempt / re-sit £151.20/£75.60
   
Replacement NCE/NQJ certificates (inc p&p) £16.20
NQJ examination reports (per section) £46.80
   
OTHER FEES
Request for personal data £12.00
Appealing examination results  
Stage 1 - initial review and re-mark (per candidate)* £51.60
Stage 2 - Independent review £77.40
* The fee for a group appeal will be determined by the number of students involved  
Appeals of decisions other than exam results  
Stage 1 no fee
Stage 2 £77.40
   
CENTRE FEES BY QUALIFICATION
 
FOUNDATION CERTIFICATE
Registration fee per candidate £24.60
Assessment/certification fee per unit £12.60
   
APPRENTICESHIP FEES
Registration and certification £468.00
Diploma exam fees per candidate (one sitting) £306.30
End-point assessment £426.00
End-point assessment re-sit £213.00
   
ACCREDITATION FEES
Annual membership (per centre payable in January) £885.00
Accreditation panel visit £606.00
Advisory or monitoring visit £474.00
New centre accreditation £885.00
Examination spot checks no charge
(Note: any examination re-checks required will be charged at £76.50)  
   
ANNUAL APPROVAL FEES
Diploma in Journalism approved exam centre £1200.00
Certificate in Foundation Journalism centre approval £183.00
   
EXTERNAL VERIFICATION VISIT FEES - FEE PER VISIT
Certificate in Foundation Journalism £246.00
   
OTHER TRAINING COURSES
One-day training courses From £275 (exc. VAT)
NQJ refresher course (per capita) £594.00