Master in Creative Media Practice (MA)
Addis Ababa University

Degree: Master in Creative Media Practice (MA)
Program Language: English
Admission Semester: Spring (February)Fall (September)
Start Date: February 10 2020
Program Duration: (1,5 years) or 3 semesters


Semester Tuition Fees: 1700 Euro
Other Fees: The tuition fees reflected above already include a 50% scholarship which is offered to all international students. An extra 105€ registration fee has to be paid once. Yearly Health Insurance & Social Activity fees also apply. Additional charges will apply for installment payments plus VAT. Please pay attention to the acceptance letter for actual amounts to be paid.
Cost of living: 250 - 500 euros per month
Job opportunities: Part-time jobs for students are competitive throughout the island.These part-time jobs usually pay from 300 to 500 euros depending on the type of work.
Funding opportunities within the university: Universities usually offer part-time opportunities to students who constantly excel academically.

Program details

Educational organisation: University of the West of Scotland
Study abroad: Opportunity available especially for thesis semester
Internships: No internship necessary for this program
Form of assessment: GPA Grade
ECTS credits: Each course in the program (Electives & Prerequisites) commands a certain amount of credit points.
Program objectives: The Master in Creative Media Practice program is targeted at graduates in need of widening their respective skills in the field including but not limited to film, digital, media, photography and writing. The program is taught by industry experts, practitioners who are very connected within the industry and are in a position to introduce students to their network of contacts.

Minimum cost of living

Accomodation: 130 - 280 Euro / month
Food: 70 Euro / month
Cost of living: 50 Euro / month
Transportation: Free, the University offers shuttles


Language requirements: English Proficiency
Academic requirements:

- High School

- A-level Certificate


1. High School & ALevel Certificates

2. Evidence of English Language Proficiency (if applicable)

3. Passport Copy

4. Bachelor's Degree & Transcript

5. Scratch ID for WAEC verification (Compulsory)

6. 2 Reference letters (Optional)

7. Personal Statement

8. CV (Optional)


Arrival support: Support Available - Provided by the university
Services and support for international students: Support Available - Provided by the university

*Off-Campus options available

*On-Campus options available

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