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Media Technology - Strategic Media Development

24 months
11318 EUR/year
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In the Media Technology: Strategic Media Development programme offered by Malmö University you will learn how to make, critique and strategise digital media technologies. 


In this Media Technology: Strategic Media Development programme offered by Malmö University you — the future professionals and researchers — will learn to navigate the complexities of this new media environment, and to lead the strategic development of future media technologies across various industries where digitalisation is happening and digital media is a key element of success.

The programme offers a unique interdisciplinary, research-based and industry-relevant curriculum that focusses on strategic media development in the data-driven society that is now emerging. As a student, you will learn how to work proactively from technological, business-oriented and user-centric perspectives to innovate and drive change with media. The programme offers ways for you to build and perfect your skills to:


Our courses teach you hands-on skills for finding clarity in complexity, framing problems, and working in creative, experimental ways when designing and prototyping a range of media technologies.


You will engage with cutting-edge research and theoretical perspectives on media. You will develop critical thinking skills that allow you to analyse and position media within cultural, historic, ethical, economic and technological contexts.


You will gain theoretical knowledge and practical skills for data analysis and visualisation, managing uncertainty, thinking and acting strategically, and creating value for organisations and society with media technologies

Programme Structure


  • Researching Media Technology
  • Prototyping Media Technology 
  • Innovation and Strategic Thinking
  • Managing Uncertainty
  • Data Analysis and Visualization
  • Specialised Research Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor degree in media technology or in a related field with a minimum 180 European Credit Transfer System credits. Examples of related fields include: computer science, informatics, information systems, human-computer interaction, interaction design, media/IT management, game development, media and communication science and digital cultural studies.
  • English proficiency equivalent to English 6 from a Swedish upper secondary school.
  • Selection

    University credits completed 100%

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      11318 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 22636 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
    • EU/EEA

      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

    Full tuition fee: 230000 SEK

    Living costs for Malmö

    7318 - 11465 SEK /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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