Master of Digital Media

The Centre for Digital Media - The CDM

Program Description

Master of Digital Media

The Centre for Digital Media - The CDM

The Master of Digital Media program is an internationally recognized, research informed, and industry relevant professional master's program.

What is common between a weather app on your phone, a racing game on your console and a state-of-the-art imaging tool in a hospital? All of these are digital media products, and to build them requires teams of digital media professionals.

Digital media is content that is stored in digital formats and usually distributed online. The world we live in today is populated by digital media products, and the shift from traditional media has taken place in many industries, including industries that aren’t typically associated with digital media—such as health, government and education.

Digital media products can be found in:

  • eCommerce
  • Games – console, online and mobile
  • Websites and mobile applications
  • Animation
  • Social media
  • Video
  • Augmented reality
  • Virtual reality
  • Data visualization
  • Location-based services
  • Interactive Storytelling

Digital media can include these industries:

  • Entertainment
  • Technology
  • eCommerce
  • Non-Profit
  • Health
  • Education
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Government
  • Sports
  • Environment
  • Television
  • Publishing


There are many scholarship opportunities available to new and returning students of the Master of Digital Media program. More than 60% of incoming September 2014 students received a scholarship or other financial assistance.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated May 10, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
1 year
53,629 CAD
Start date Sept. 2017
Canada Vancouver, British Columbia
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 53,629 CAD
International; 35,951 CAD - Canadian or Permanent Resident