Master's program 2020 / 2022 Digital Cultures and Media Production
In years 2020–2022, there are 16 government-subsidized places (+ full-fee places) allocated for the program. The tuition fee for full-fee places amounts for 275 000 rubles per year.
The interview is divided into 2 parts:
(a) The applicant is given a work of audiovisual culture (a shot, a photo, a painting…) to describe in English and answer some questions on.
Evaluation criteria: English proficiency level.
(b) Discussion in Russian
— What attracts you to a career in visual media?
— Where do you see yourself within the contemporary media landscape?
— What do you think the media landscape is going to be like in 10 years?
— What would you personally like to change in it? What to contribute? What to withdraw?
Evaluation criteria: engagement, foresight, communication skills, reflection.
(02) Portfolio competition
Original creative product. It can be photo or video material (up to 5 minutes long), or text, supplemented by illustrations (photo, video), etc. The applicants can submit material to the competition prepared earlier for other projects, or create a new product.
Evaluation criteria: originality, ability to express an idea (a command of different ways to deliver information), audiovisual expressiveness.
The portfolio should include CV, diplomas and certificates; in the CV, specific software knowledge, proficiency in foreign languages and other skills should be mentioned.
A multiple-choice test on consistent thinking and comprehension of texts on media and digital culture.