The general aim of the Media and Arts degree programme at Tampere University of Applied Sciences is that students become professionals who are able to work as experts, developers and entrepreneurs in the field, both in Finland and abroad.
Graduates of the degree programme have many challenging, national and international job opportunities for example in television, theatre, interactive media, digital media companies, content production, advertising agencies, game houses, record companies, publishing companies, booking agencies, event production companies, recording and mastering studios, art organisations, galleries, and production companies.
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The studies follow three main study paths:
- Interactive Media
- Music Production
- Fine Art
These are subdivided into study modules (e.g. emerging media production, game academy, user experience design, music production and business, live event production, sound design, fine art photography, moving image, applied fine art).
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- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesVisual Arts Film, Photography & Media Media Studies & Mass Media
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- The student selection has two phases. The first phase is a pre-task and the second is an online exam. Student selections are made based on the combined points of the pre-task and exam (maximum of 200 points).
- the studies required for graduating from the Finnish upper secondary school or a Matriculation Examination
- an International Baccalaureate (IB) degree
- a European Baccalaureate (EB) Diploma;
- a Reifeprüfung (RP) or Deutsche Internationale Abitur (DIA) degree
- a Finnish basic vocational degree covering 120 credits or a skills score of 180 or a corresponding earlier Finnish vocational degree covering at least 80 credits
- a Finnish post-secondary or higher vocational level diploma;
- a Finnish vocational upper secondary qualification or a further or specialist vocational qualification as a competence-based qualification, or a comparable previous qualification;
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International9800 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9800 EUR per year during 48 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Tampere
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Bachelor level programme
- 50% Early Bird -scholarship waiver for the first year, if acceptance of offered study place and 50% payment of first year tuition fee is done within 7 days of receiving a Conditional Offer Letter.
- Academic Award -scholarship waivers of 25% and 50% in the following years based on credits gained and Finnish language skills test results.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.