The Cheung Kong School of Journalism and Communication at Shantou University was founded in 2003.

The students are given the core foundation of journalism education with reporting, writing, broadcasting and advertising.

The J-School offers a bachelor degree program and a masters degree program, which are both rigorous, demanding and are based on practical hands-on projects outside of the classroom.

The school recruits  170 freshman each year. The duration of bachelor’s degree is four years and the master’s is three years..