Master of Media Technology
Have you ever imagined yourself working in the media and broadcasting industry?

Master of Media Technology

We are living in a digital world, with the World Wide Web presenting a combined distribution channel for communication, media, and technology. Graduates of the Master of Media Technology are experts at the interface of all of these dynamic fields, working in interesting and challenging jobs. They take an active part in shaping our future by developing tomorrow’s new social medium or inventing break-through technologies to make our lives more comfortable.

Study set-up and major topics of a Master of Media Technology

Within the Media Technology Masters programme, you will learn to understand computer science programmes and the computer-based technologies, that constitute the foundation of today's digital media world. Web technologies, colour imaging technologies, video processing technologies, game technologies, and geographical and location-based technologies are core subjects at many universities. You will learn everything you need to be a professional in the media and broadcasting industry, whether in television, radio, print media, music production, or new media.

Most universities give Masters students the chance to focus on one specific type of media technology to gain a deeper understanding and valuable expert knowledge. It is advisable to check the specialisations of the various universities in advance, to ensure they offer the desired concentration. The conditions for admission usually are a Bachelors degree in Communication or Media Sciences.

Career perspectives for Media Engineers

After completing this Masters programme, graduates possess the skills and know-how of the technologies and tools, used in digital media. There are numerous opportunities to find a job:

  • Audio and visual engineering
  • Information technology (corporate IT departments)
  • Broadcasting (radio, television)
  • Research and development

The Masters programme in Media Technology is offered at these universities:

    study programmes     universities
comprehensive profile   Master in Media Innovation   comprehensive profile   Breda University of Applied Sciences
comprehensive profile   Game and Media Technology     Utrecht University
  Illustration     Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
  Cyfryngau Creadigol Ymarferol     Aberystwyth University
  Interactive Media Engineering     Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
  Video, Audio and Social Technologies     University of Salford
  Media Production: TV Drama Production     University of Salford
  Video Production and Film Studies     University of West London
  Media Production: TV Documentary Production     University of Salford
  Creative Technology     University of the West of England
  Media Production: Children's TV Production     University of Salford
  Culture, Media & Creative Industries (Research)     King's College London
  Media Practice for Development and Social Change     University of Sussex
  Digital Media Practice     University of Winchester
  Interactive Media     University of Hertfordshire
  New Media and Internet Technologies     University of Bedfordshire
  Media Production: Post-Production for TV     University of Salford
  Digital Media: Technology and Cultural Form     Goldsmiths, University of London
  Creative Practices     The Glasgow School of Art
  Specialised Translation (with specialisations)     University College London
  Medientechnologie     TH Köln
  Professional Practice (Creative Media Industries)     SAE Institute Bochum
  Informations- und Medientechnik     BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg
  Bildtechnik und Kamera     Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien
  Multimedia Technologies     Universitatea Politehnica Timișoara
  Praktikum - Spieletester (m/w)     Goodgame Studios / Altigi GmbH
  Media Technology     Leiden University
  Professional Media Creation     SAE Institute Bochum
  Medieninformatik     Hochschule Furtwangen
  Design and Multimedia     Universidade de Coimbra
  Media Technology: Strategic Media Development     Malmö University
  Sound and Visual Technology     University of Tartu
  Medienwirtschaft     Technische Universität Ilmenau
  Literature, Publishing, Mass Media     New Bulgarian University
  Multimédia     Universidade do Porto
  Professional Practice (Creative Media Industries)     SAE Institute Köln
  Mass media e politica     Università di Bologna
  Audiovisual Arts - Directing and Screenwriting     Univerzita Tomáše Bati ve Zlíně
  Communication and Multimedia     Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD)
  Interaction Design (MDes)     PolyU Design
  ...     ...


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