M.A. On Campus

Digital Art, Design and Cultures

National University of Ireland, Galway

12 months
16840 EUR/year
6980 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Digital Art, Design and Cultures at National University of Ireland, Galway is a unique programme that brings together digital media production skills with humanities research and applications to the creative arts (including moving image, interactive media, performance, and creative writing) and digital cultures (theoretical, archival and heritage perspectives).


About Digital Art, Design and Cultures at National University of Ireland, Galway

In this MA, students engage with practice-based research using digital technologies to produce creative art and media within the context of digital cultures. Emphasis is placed on imaginative and innovative uses of communications technologies.


Graduates of this programme will have the capacity to work in a range of areas in the creative and culture industries, as well as the capacity to produce multimedia and creative content within other industries. Career pathways include multimedia production and content creation; careers in media innovation and entrepreneurship; cultural heritage and education; digital and communication technologies skills in other industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • creative media
  • art and design
  • digital cultures
  • digital art
  • literature

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants will require a NQAI Level 8-degree, Second Class Honours, or equivalent, with a 2:1 in a related subject. IELTS of 6.5 (including no less than 5.5 in any one component) or TOEFL 88 or Pearson PTE 61 or equivalent. Where applicants do not meet the formal academic requirements, they can apply for entry through the University’s Recognition for Prior Learning Policy.  Selection is based on a candidate’s academic record.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16840 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16840 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6980 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6980 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Galway

800 - 1100 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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