Pre-University Program:Northwestern Summer Media Program

Pre-University Program:
Northwestern Summer Media Program

Northwestern Summer Media Program

JUNE 23-JULY 4, 2019

The NU-Q Summer Media Program is an exciting opportunity for high school students to experience the fields of media and strategic communications in a multinational environment.

Miriam Berg, assistant professor in residence, will lead students in hands-on activities, utilizing Northwestern University in Qatar's state-of-the-art media equipment and facilities.

In addition to academic coursework, the program provides excellent opportunities for college preparation, application guidance, essay writing, and more.


The program is open to all high-school students. On-campus housing is available and Northwestern University in Qatar provides visa assistance for participants who require one to enter Qatar.

Upon completion of the two-week program, students will receive the equivalent of one university credit from Northwestern University and a certificate.


  • Program participation fee: 
    • US $500 or QAR 1,820 for students not requiring housing
    • US $1,000 or QAR 3,640 for students requiring housing


Application is open for the 2019 program.

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