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Welcome to Newshound Academy

The training institution dedicated to cultivating the next generation of media mavens and enhancing the expertise of seasoned professionals. At Newshound Academy, we recognize the dynamic nature of the media landscape and the need for a practical, hands-on approach to learning.


Our mission is to seamlessly integrate academic knowledge with real-world media skills, providing a comprehensive educational experience that prepares our students for the challenges and opportunities of the media world.

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Short Learning Programmes

Our short learning programmes are presented on various levels from the foundation modules providing newcomers to the media industry with fundamental knowledge to seasoned professionals keeping up with the evolution of the media industry.

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Media Mavericks Masterclass Series

For the professionals who never stop learning, our 'Media Mavericks Masterclass series brings the giants of the media world to you, offering exclusive insights and cutting-edge techniques to keep you ahead of the curve.​


Join the conversation as industry leaders explore the media environment of today and the future.

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Learnership Programme

The learnership programme bridges the gap between a academia and industry, creating a seamless transition for our students.



Our Fellowships offer international students the   opportunity to expand their understanding of the media world by experiencing new cultures and environments.

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Corporate Training

Our top-tier corporate training tailored for the media industry is designed to equip media professionals with the latest skills and knowledge needed to excel in today’s fast-paced and ever-evolving media landscape.  We provide standard and customized courses to address your specific training needs.

Worldwide Access

With Newshound Academy, you are not confined to a classroom. Our purpose-built student learning platform means you can dive into your studies anywhere, shaping your education around your life.  Our engaging virtual classrooms, lecturer chatrooms and self paced options provide you with a range of learning modes.

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Learn from the best to become the best

Our training is delivered by seasoned industry professionals who know what it takes to succeed. They are not just teachers; they are mentors, guiding you every step of the way.

61 Katherine Street, Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa

+27 10 300 6170

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If you’d like more information, get in touch today.

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