M.Sc. Online

Integrated Design and Media - Online

24 months
2102 USD/credit 31530 USD/year
2102 USD/credit 31530 USD/year
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The Integrated Design and Media - Online MSc program from New York University is a place that fosters creative practice, design research and multidisciplinary experimentation with emerging media technologies


As a research-active program within NYU Tandon School of Engineering, IDM faculty collaborate in research that integrates digital media and society. Our projects range from using motion capture technology to reimagine theatrical performance, to developing novel uses of virtual/augmented reality for health and wellness, to the integration of STEAM learning into special needs education, to the development of citizen science tools to empower NYC residents to monitor and report on noise pollution in their communities, to helping NASA JPL develop next-generation user interfaces for space exploration, to assisting with the search and visualization of the historical record of New York City.

Our faculty include leading artists, designers, developers and performers who passionately engage in professional work and research at the intersection of engineering and creative practice.

Industry Careers

This Integrated Design and Media - Online MSc program from New York University is suitable for those interested in any of the following positions:

  • Multimedia Artist
  • Video Editor
  • Graphic Designer
  • Sound Designer
  • Web Designer/Developer
  • Game Developer
  • Mobile Application Developer
  • User Experience (UX) Designer
  • Creative Director

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories and Cultural Impact of Media & Technology 
  • Ideation & Prototyping 
  • Creative Coding 
  • Media Law

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Rolling Admissions


30 SCH



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must hold a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution, which includes a minimum of four years of full-time study. Bachelor of Engineering degrees (based on 180+ ECTS credits) may also be considered.
  • The one-minute video required for application to IDM is an opportunity for you to give a stronger sense of who you are as a person. We’d like to hear specifically what you might expect to do with your time at NYU.
  • Submit a portfolio of your creative work as a PDF. If you have materials online that you wish to use, please provide a PDF with a URL to your website.
  • Online Application
  • Transcripts from all previously attended institutions
  • Letters of Recommendation (minimum of 2)
  • Personal Statement
  • Resumé/CV
  • TOEFL or IELTS Scores (for international applicants only) (school code: 2668)
  • Certification of Finances (for international applicants only)
  • Interview (on skype or in person) with faculty and administration, if requested

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    31530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2102 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    31530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2102 USD per credit during 24 months.


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