Exchange application to the Master's Programme in Film and Media

Welcome to apply for an exchange term at the Master's Programme in Film and Media.

Course profiles

As an exchange student you will follow the curriculum of the second year of the programme and you can choose to apply for one term or for the whole academic year 2019/2020.The programme has three course profiles and two of them are open for exchange applications:

Narrative Space – Production Design for Film and Media

The course profile Narrative Space – Production Design for Film and Media is aimed at applicants with a visual imagination and a strong interest in the art of designing environments for moving image storytelling using space, place, architecture and objects as narrative tools. You can read more about it here

The Art of Impact

The course profile The Art of Impact is an international and interdisciplinary course aimed at applicants who want to develop their professional role, critically reflect on their artistic approach and that of others, and, through seminars and labs with the aid of new technology, develop and broaden our subject areas. We strongly focus on the narrative and on audience, distribution and participation. You can read more about it here

Regardless of the chosen course profile the curriculum consists of the following courses:

Autumn term courses

Production, module 3 (15 ECTS)
Independent project, module 2 (7,5 ECTS)
Elective course 3 (7,5 ECTS) - applicants can choose one of the following:

Spring term courses

Production, module 4 (15 ECTS)
Independent project, module 3 (15 ECTS)

Total of ECTS per term: 30

Main language of instruction: English. Some language adjustments may be made for the student group so that, for example, Swedish can be used in certain situations during the programme.

Study pace: Fulltime

Responsible unit: Department of Film and Media

Term dates

Autumn term: 2 September 2019 to 19 January 2020
Spring term: 20 January to 7 June 2020 .

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The application period is 15 March to 15 April 2019. To apply, click on the green "Apply"-button on the top right corner of this page.

The following documents will be required:

  • Letter of motivation (max 1 page). In your letter we would like you to answer 1) What are your expectations  during your exchange studies? 2) Why would you like to study at our institution?
  • Your CV
  • Your latest Transcript of Records
  • Certificate assuring that you are registered at a higher education institution
  • Letter of recommendation from a tutor or teacher  at your institution
  • Nomination letter from your institution
  • For applicants to The Art of Impact: A self-portrait with moving images and sound (max 150 MB, max 3 minutes)
  • For applicants to Narrative Space:  Link to portfolio

Please note that we only accept applications and certificates through the online application portal, and that we will not consider any applications from students sent by e-mail or regular post.


For general information, please contact our International Coordinator

For technical support with your application, please send an e-mail to