Master in Interactive Media

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria


Master in Interactive Media

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria

Master in Interactive Media

The master's program Interactive Media provides a wide range of mainly technical aspects of interactive media, computer games and modern online media. Graduates are equipped with knowledge and skills to professionally implement innovative and complex projects in the media industry.


The study provides a highly developed part of the project and is characterized by a very wide range of international standards depth courses which combine practical elements and theory at a high level. In addition to the practical training mainly work independently, systematic approach and the development of communication skills are central concerns.

Study at UASUA

  • Degree: Master of Science (MSc)
  • Duration: 4 semesters (120 ECTS)
  • Number of students: 24
  • Organisation form: Full-time
  • Prerequisites: completion of a relevant, at least three-year bachelor's degree or diploma program z. B. from media technology, media, computer science or software engineering with IT-related training elements amounting to at least 60 ECTS. Good English knowledge.

Focus of Training

The two-year study offers the following thematic priorities, which can be individually combined by assignment of electives:

Interactive Media

Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Vision, Speech Processing, Cooperative Work Environments, Interactive Installations


Game Development, Game Engines, Realtime Graphics, Physics Simulation, Artificial Intelligence, Multi-Player Games, Audio

Online Media

Advanced Web Publishing, Rich Internet Applications, Semantic Web Services/Applications

The flexible curriculum enables also a semester abroad at one of our international partner universities.


Professional Perspective

As a graduate you are a broadly trained media professional with project experience and comprehensive knowledge of detail in one or more specialized areas. They are not only prepared for demanding, leading responsibilities in the conception and design of innovative media projects, but also be able to apply in the practical implementation in place also own hand.

Their specific skills makes you a / a lot of this employee in a global profession, z. B. in the development of computer games and interactive media systems and in the fields of multimedia authoring / Production (presentations, shows, museums, kiosks), Web-based information systems and applications, large-scale online publishing, content and document management, multimedia databases, Electronic Archives, Digital Asset Management, Cooperative Workflow Solutions and Streaming Media Services.

Through scientific demanding master's thesis you purchase beyond the formal requirements for a subsequent doctoral study at a domestic or foreign university.

Master Thesis

Master Theses are application oriented generally and are often carried out by means of concrete tasks with companies. They provide an opportunity for personal deepening in a specific subject and at the same time practical implementation.

Basically, a professionally competent supervisor is nominated for each thesis from the degree program. In addition, a person familiar with the subject person should be available within the partner company which takes over the substantive monitoring of the thesis together with the FH-caregivers.

Diese Universität bietet Studiengänge in den folgenden Sprachen an
  • Englisch
  • Deutsch
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Dieser Kurs ist campusbasiert
Start Date
Okt. 2017
4 semester
Österreich - Wels
Beginn: Okt. 2017
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