About Project

Kazakhstan Press club with the support of Soros Foundation continues to carry out an educational project - “iMedia” multimedia school. 10 finalists among Kazakh journalists and editors will be determined to take part in the project by a competent jury within an open competition. The finalists will have a 4 week free training during 2017.

Professors of Missouri School of Journalism (MSJ), one of the oldest Schools of Journalism in the USA, together with Kazakh media experts graduated from MSJ will be working with new students during 2017. iMedia project participants will learn to create and promote in full multimedia projects as well as get skills in media business and make media content profitable. Mentors will supervise new student projects during the year.

Training program                    


4 weeks intensive course will include master classes from media industry leaders who create the largest multimedia projects. iMedia project participants will  master their  professional skills and get new knowledge in the following modules:

  • Mass Media design
  • Multimedia Journalism
  • Management and business strategies for Mass Media
  • Data - journalism and Investigative Journalism