Sound major studies are targeted to students who have completed their BA, BSc or similar degree (eg. in Polytechnic/ Applied Science) in sound design or music, or have gained basic sound design skills on the side of their studies through other kind of activities.
The courses are provided by several units and faculties in various universities in the Helsinki region. Curriculum-wise our main partners are the Centre for Music and Technology in the Sibelius Academy, and the Telecommunications Software and Multimedia Laboratory in the School of Science and Technology in Aalto University.
The structure of Sound in New Media degree studies
What comes to studies starting during fall 2014 the best information so far can be found on the admissions page.
The courses listed in our curriculum are open to all Media Lab Helsinki students. From time to time, there is room for a student or two from the other schools here at the Aalto University - please contact us for more info on how to apply.
Admissions for our different programs are open at differing times, mainly in spring.