Pre-College Program:Northwestern Summer Media Program

Pre-College Program:
Northwestern Summer Media Program

Northwestern Summer Media Program

June 24-July 5, 2018

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, and Ibrahim Abusharif, associate 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 exercises, 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 a Northwestern transcript and certificate.


  • Program participation fee: US $400 or QAR 1,500
  • Housing fee for two weeks (single occupancy unit): US $310 or QAR 1,126


Application is open for the 2018 program.