12 months
14100 GBP/year
6400 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The innovative Creative Technologies MSc/MA at De Montfort University enables students to develop their knowledge and skills in working creatively with new technologies across traditional discipline areas. 

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The Creative Technologies MA/MSc at De Montfort University is an innovative and transformational programme that crosses traditional subject disciplines and enables students to work at the convergence of technology and creative practice.

Students may be technologists with creative dimensions, artists working with technologies, designers with programming skills or a combination of other traditional disciplines - this course will give them the vision to learn and be in tune with contemporary creative technologies. 

You will receive an exciting and innovative multi-disciplinary approach to teaching, learning and research, bringing together eScience, digital arts and design and humanities in a way that will cross traditional disciplines and boundaries, encouraging innovation and developing new modes of collaboration.

The course is suitable for students from a variety of discipline backgrounds and sectors; graduates wishing to pursue postgraduate study with a view to increasing their employability within the creative technology and digital cultural industries, mature students with existing postgraduate degrees who wish to expand their interdisciplinary portfolio and company-sponsored professionals working in creative technology industries.

Graduate Careers

Graduates of this course are well equipped to enter a wide range of contemporary careers, including computational intelligence, virtual environments, holographic imagery, web content development, the entertainment and games industries, and careers in teaching and creative technology development. By crossing traditional discipline boundaries and developing new modes of collaboration and cooperation, our graduates are well placed to face the challenges presented by the rapidly evolving technological environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Research Methods for Creative Practice
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) Programming
  • Computer Systems and Networks
  • Coding for Artists
  • Digital Cultures
  • Digital Cultures

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should normally possess a 2.1 honours degree in a creative technologies-related subject area. We take a transdisciplinary approach and welcome applications from a wide range of subject areas and all non-standard applications will be carefully considered.

There is a three-stage application process:

  • Application form.
  •  An example of their Creative Technologies-related work.
  • A personal statement explaining why the candidate believes that this course is right for them and how it relates to their work with creative technologies.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


We are committed to helping our graduates enhance their careers and personal development through further study, which is why we offer the Vice-Chancellor’s 2020 Scholarship. This gives DMU graduates a tuition fee discount of up to 50 per cent on selected full-time and part-time postgraduate courses, based on academic achievement and merit. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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