M.A. On Campus

Computing and the Arts

SRH Berlin University of Applied Sciences

24 months
10800 EUR/year
8160 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Do you want to develop your artistic vision and expand your coding skills? The M.A. Computing and the Arts from SRH Berlin University of Applied Sciences explores the boundaries between art and technology as a means to address contemporary issues and ideas that impact society today.


Your Programme | M.A. Computing and the Arts

The MA in Computing and the Arts from SRH Berlin University of Applied Sciences focuses on creative coding and programming, multimedia applications, interfaces, installations and performances in an artistic environment. You will hone your practical skills, art and design practices and get everything you need to distinguish yourself as an artist and coder. Collaborative, practice-oriented and interdisciplinary, you will not only develop your soft skills in a team with your fellow students, but also experience the various dimensions of co-creativity in digital art.

Your Career

After successfully graduating with a state-approved degree you will be able to handle all legal and budgetary, environmental, time and space constraints to show your work either in a professional context or an art setting (i.e. exhibition). Your projects and works are prepared for real life exhibition using your advanced knowledge in creation of interactive installations, 3D computer graphics, scenography, virtual and augmented reality, realisation and maintenance of hard and software systems, market research, conceptualisation and budgeting.

The MA in Computing and the Arts, with its double focus on creative programming on the one hand and professional action competences in crossfunctional teams on the other hand, gives a broad range of opportunities covering:

Industries and careers

  • Audio and audiovisual software industry
  • Creative agencies and companies
  • Dance, (media) art and theatre
  • Computer and video games industry

  • Media technologist

  • Multimedia artist
  • Art director
  • Interaction or User experience designer
  • Project lead
  • Audio software or AV developer

Programme Structure

Your Curriculum

1st semester

  • Media Art History

  • Methodologies & Practices

  • Interdisciplinary & Transmedia Design I

  • Practical Project I

  • Programming Basics

2nd semester

  • Contemporary Artistic Strategies
  • Media Psychology & Perception
  • Interdisciplinary & Transmedia Design II
  • Practical Project II
  • Creative Programming

3rd semester

  • Artistic Research
  • Media Ethics
  • Interdisciplinarity & Transmedia (Elective)
  • Practical Project III
  • Interactive Art Installations

4th semester

  • Master's Thesis
  • Colloquium

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Non-EU applicants: Please apply at least 3-4 months before the start of the programme to have enough time for visa and travel arrangements.


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in music, audio design, visual design, media arts or similar

  • Skills in video or audio programming
  • Letter of motivation: why are you interested in studying with us? What are your expectations? What are your professional perspectives?

  • Artistic work samples / project portfolio

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5400 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8160 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4080 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Berlin

836 - 1340 EUR /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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