Announcement: Advert for July 2022 Intake

The Malawi Institute of Journalism, a leading training institution for professional journalism, is inviting applications from both practicing and aspiring journalists into its full time Journalism programmes for July 2022 semester.

Minimum entry requirements

  • Certificate in Journalism programme

Applicants should be holders of a Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE), with at least four credits including English.

Candidates with at least two credits are also eligible to apply but will have to undergo a bridging course before entry into the programme. 

  • Diploma in Journalism Programme


Applicants should be holders of a Certificate in journalism or its equivalent or any related higher qualification from a recognized institution.

Applicants with an equivalent tertiary qualification must also provide a proof of their journalism work such as an article in a publication and a recorded TV or Radio program.

Mode of Application

Fill an application form with a non-refundable application fee of K10,000.00 and attach copies of educational qualifications from a recognised academic institution.

The application fee must be deposited into MIJ account as follows:

National Bank of Malawi, Chichiri Branch

Account No : 1002872637 

Account Type : Current

Application Forms can be collected from our respective centres as follows:

Blantyre : New Naperi

: MIJ Secretariat, Behind MUBAS HEST /ODL Building

Lilongwe : LaRose Building, Behind Mt. Meru Filling Station, Along Mchesi Road

Mzuzu : Chapita Building, adjacent to National Bank of Malawi.

They can also be downloaded HERE. 

Closing date for receiving applications is Friday, 3rd June, 2022.

For more details, contact the following numbers:

Blantyre : 0 886 66 89 39

Lilongwe : 0 886 66 88 94

Mzuzu : 0 886 66 89 07


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