You may find it useful to have a degree in a subject like journalism or media. This will help you learn about the magazine industry and develop the skills you'll need as a journalist.
You could also do a postgraduate course in journalism. Some of these are accredited by the Professional Publishers Association.
You'll usually need:
- 5 GCSEs at grade 9 to 4 (A* to C) or above and 2 to 3 A levels
- a degree in a relevant subject for postgraduate study