Guest post: MA in Public Relations – good investment or a waste of time?

Kristina Lazarevic is Masters graduate at the University of Westminster

Kristina has just finished MA in Public Relations at the University of Westminster.

Questioning the relevance of master studies in the field of public relations is not uncommon but rather very frequent observation I encountered while doing my MA. PR is a very practical field where you can’t learn much from the books or by analysing other scholars’ theories. In order to become a good PR practitioner, one needs hands-on experiences. Therefore, the question arises – why doing an MA in PR instead of throwing yourself in the industry immediately?

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