Master On Campus

Digital Media

Simon Fraser University

16 months
38604 CAD/year
23212 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Digital Media from Simon Fraser University, is an internationally recognized, research informed and industry relevant professional graduate program that engages students in the development of digital media products.


The core differentiator of the Master of Digital Media program from Simon Fraser University and other comparable Masters programs is the emphasis of experiential learning through project courses.Our students gain real-world experience with top employers


Our industry partners provide students with internships and employment opportunities and also work with students on collaborative projects.

 The MDM program is one of the only Masters programs that provides students with experience by working on real-world projects with real clients.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Foundations of Digital Media
  • Improvisation for Collaboration
  • Foundations of Game Design
  • Projects - Building Virtual Worlds
  • The Visual Story
  • Special Topics in Digital Media

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the end of June, or until program spots are filled.


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a bachelor’s degree from SFU or its equivalent from a recognized institution
  • a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.33 scale, or 3.33 on a 4.33 scale (B+) based on the last 60 credits of undergraduate courses. All graduate work is also considered.
  • submitted evidence, usually references from qualified referees, of the applicant’s ability to undertake advanced studies in the area of interest.
  • proof of English Language proficiency
  • In exceptional circumstances, a student may be admitted with lower formal qualifications when there is significant experience relevant to the proposed area of scholarship.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38604 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19302 CAD per semester during 16 months.
  • National

    23212 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11606 CAD per semester during 16 months.

Living costs for Burnaby

1600 - 2700 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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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