Our graduates tell us why they recommend the Kingston Publishing MA


We recently caught up with half a dozen of our graduates who are in their first publishing roles. Here’s what they’re up to, and why they recommend the Kingston Publishing MA.

You can read more about their professional roles, and how their MA course helped pave the way for a successful career, on the Kingston University website.

Kingston MA graduate Kjell Eldor at his gadgety desk in Octopus Books.

Kjell Eldor
Digital Projects Coordinator, Octopus Books

“I recommend the Kingston Publishing MA because it’s the perfect publishing ‘finishing school’, giving you the skills you need before sending you off to your career.”

Kingston MA graduate Frankie Jones holding a company award received for “patience and knowledge” while dealing with City & Guilds’ content management system.

Frankie Jones
Editorial Assistant, City & Guilds Publishing

“I recommend the Kingston Publishing MA because it offers a friendly and inspiring atmosphere with opportunities for further study and real work experience.”

Kingston MA graduate Amy Cartwright at the Charity Retail Association offices.

Amy Cartwright
Business Development Executive, Charity Retail Association

“I recommend the Kingston Publishing MA because of its practical approach to understanding a fast-changing industry, the enlightening Masterclasses with speakers from all different areas of publishing, and the numerous contacts it will introduce you to.”

Kingston MA graduate Andrew Turner at a Society of Young Publishers meeting. Andrew was the 2012 Chair of the Society.

Andrew Turner
Marketing Executive, Nelson Croom

“I recommend the Kingston Publishing MA because it gives you a great grounding in the industry from people who are passionate, experienced and genuinely care.”

Kingston MA graduate George Maudsley at his desk in the Michael O’Mara Books offices.

George Maudsley
Editorial Assistant, Michael O’Mara Books

“I recommend the Kingston Publishing MA because it gives you an invaluable understanding of the general mechanics of the publishing industry, and allows you to test and implement theoretical skills in the practical environment of work experience – something vital for getting into the industry.”

Kingston MA graduate Renata Kasprzak surrounded by Zed Books publications in their offices.

Renata Kasprzak
Foreign Rights and Marketing Executive, Zed Books

I recommend the Kingston Publishing MA because it gives you a ticket to the publishing industry.

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