48 months
9800 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The focus of the Media and Arts degree programme at Tampere University of Applied Sciences is to provide up-to-date competences in a continuously changing and growing international media and arts sector.  

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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. 

Programme Structure

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).

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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;

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9800 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Tampere

869 - 1289 EUR /month
Living costs

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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