24 months
5425 EUR/year
5425 EUR/year
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The MediaArtHistories program of Danube University Krems is the only international Master of Arts program focusing on preparing art professionals and researchers through a deep exploration of the diverse histories of Media Art, Science and Technology.


Key facts

The MediaArtHistories program of Danube University Krems is a two-year low-residency, either 90 or 120 ECTS Master’s degree offered in English. In addition to individual study and project work at your home location, students gather twice a year for two-week seminars with internationally noted media artists and scholars. The connections and community that are formed during the two-week modules are maintained with online networking and project collaboration throughout the year.

Target Group

  • Professionals from interest fields such as art and art history, cultural studies, humanities, museology, media or similar e.g gallerists, artists, museum staff, or any applicants with a general interest in arts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Media Histories & Media Archeology
  • Parameters Of Digital Art / Exhibiting, Curating & Collection
  • Digital Archiving & Preservation
  • MediaArtHistories - Excursions
  • Liberal Arts

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines



90-120 ECTS



Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Registration and application for admission
  • Annex admission fee
  • Letter of intent (motivational letter)
  • Europass CV
  • A valid passport or personal ID card (original)
  • Evidence of tertiary level education (certificate of award and transcript of records, notification). Foreign documents must be submitted together with the required notarial certifications and legalization.
  • Evidence of general qualification for university entrance (baccalaureate, matriculation certificate, proof of suitability to study).
  • Notifications, provided they do not have a digital official signature.
  • Evidence that specific criteria for admission required in the respective curriculum are met (language skills, professional experience, training).
  • Documents concerning name changes (marriage certificate), if applicable.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5425 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10850 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5425 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10850 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Advanced program - 12,850 EUR per full programme

Living costs for Krems

800 - 1200 EUR /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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