• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
This BA in Digital Media Arts at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University is an intense, practice-based, and technology-driven programme where you will create digital content for media consumption. Your practice will be related to motion design, compositing, creative coding, and visual effects (VFX).
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Overview

In the BA in Digital Media Arts at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, you will be required to be creative, but with an enquiring mind which understands audiences and future media trends. You will learn to negotiate a fast-paced technological world.

This is not available on the 2+2 route.

  • Experience a cutting-edge, technology-driven, project-based curriculum in a collaborative, teamwork-based ethos
  • Learn in new state-of-the-art facilities, including a Motion Capture rig, green screen, virtual reality system, and VFX facilities and take advantage of a fully functional digital media lab on campus
  • Learn from international staff with industry expertise and industry guest speakers
  • Get opportunities for work experience and live projects
  • Earn two degrees: an XJTLU degree from the Chinese Ministry of Education and a globally recognised degree from the University of Liverpool, a member of the Russell Group of leading UK universities.

Career

Graduates from this programme will be well-prepared for positions such as Motion designer, new media content designer, interaction designer, post-production editor, 2D/3D animator, concept designer, VFX artist, and digital media entrepreneur.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • For Mainland China applicants: 30 June
      • For international applicants and applicants from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan: 15 July
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      Three or four years

  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Graphics
  • Experimental Film Practices
  • Media Theory
  • TV Studio Production 
  • Design for the Internet
  • Minor Digital Arts Project
  • Visual Effects.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    62

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

We welcome applications from high-quality candidates in all subjects with appropriate high school or equivalent qualifications. Students will normally be expected to have a high standing in their high school performance with a minimum ‘B’ average in all subjects as well as relevant subjects.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11020 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    11020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11020 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

RMB 88,000 per academic year

Living costs for Suzhou

  • 3000 - 5500 CNY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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