Digital Design

Master programme

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Media & Digital Technologies

We encourage your ideas!

In this Master degree programme, we teach you design know-how in conjunction with current media technology knowledge. The open, creative and experimental lessons support you in your ideas and project work. Specialize in one of the following 3 master classes:

An important component is the creation of your own portfolio and its professional assessment.

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From technical design of visual formats through web and media programming to experimental media use in art: with this programme you are ready for a wide range of tasks in the creative industry.

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Which degree will I be awarded after having completed my studies?

After successfully completing your studies, you will be awarded the academic degree of "Master of Science".

What is a masterclass?

Dedicated to your chosen specialisation, the masterclass is a central component of your studies. Participants implement projects in small groups of 8 to max. 14 students. The groups are supervised by the masterclass head and an external industry expert.

The masterclass makes up about a third of your entire study period.

What are the masterclasses (specialisations) that I can choose?

There are various masterclasses (specialisations) that you can select during your studies:

  • Graphic Design
  • Photography
  • Experimental Media
Which projects can I submit for my application?

For your application, you can submit a variety of projects that demonstrate the manifold facets of your work. These could be projects of your bachelor degree programme, projects from your professional work, or even private projects that match your chosen masterclass. Be creative and opt for projects that showcase your skills, interests, and your aptitude for the study programme of your choice.

Why is the St. Pölten UAS popular for media?

Since its foundation, the St. Pölten UAS has established itself as a renowned institution for media education. Our field of expertise spans from media technology and media production to media management. Our higher education institution is a central hub, connecting students, lecturers/researchers, and companies of the media sector.

Numerous labs and studios allow for a practice-oriented education. The Campus Media are open to students of all degree programmes.

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