Admission

Media Lab at the Department of Media offers interdisciplinary studies in design and production of new media, games and sound. Also various areas and amounts of design, arts, computer science, communication, cognitive science, sociology etc. are present during your studies in Media Lab.

COMMON PREREQUISITES FOR MA STUDIES

In short, we require applicants to have a prior degree (at least BA, BSc or equivalent), preferably with previous experience in group work using digital media tools and an ability to function in an international, mainly English language-based environment. We also ask for commitment, as work here is done mainly in projects, not by dropping in for exams.

APPLY TO MA IN NEW MEDIA STUDIES

A group of students representing a variety of skills, backgrounds and talents are chosen every spring. The process consists of three steps: a written application which describes your background, experience and motivation, followed by a set of assignments and finally, an interview which also includes a portfolio pitch.

MA in New Media has three major subjects within the programme: 1) New Media Design and Production 2) Game Design and Production and 3) Sound in New Media.

The application period for full-time studies starting in autumn 2017 will be held in 15 December 2016 – 25 January 2017. Start looking for information in here, then go to see Programme-specific requirements in New Media Design and ProductionGame Design and ProductionSound in New Media, and find us there.

More info: admissions@aalto.fi

 

MINOR STUDIES APPLICANTS:

Information on applying for minor studies

DOCTORAL APPLICANTS:

Information about DA application in Finnish

Information about DA application in English