New Media Design

Degree of Bachelor with a major in Informatics, specialisation in New Media Design, 180 Credits

Location: Jönköping

Start date: August 17, 2020

The New Media Design programme suits those who wish to combine graphic design, programming and web design with knowledge in both marketing communication and project management.

On this programme, you will get the skills to design and encode interactive web applications for different devices and platforms with a clear focus on the user experience. You will also get theoretical and practical knowledge for designing graphic material for both printed and digital media.

You’ll learn to develop user-friendly and communicative experiences and services to create value for enterprises, society and individual users. You will also gain a good foundation in marketing, entrepreneurship, leadership and communication with a focus on internationalisation and a global working environment.

International character

The teaching is carried out in English, and you will study alongside students from all over the world. You will also have the opportunity to study for a semester at one of our partner universities. This will give you international contacts, experience and qualifications that will be valued highly by future employers.

Industrial placement course

You will make direct contact with a company within the industry through an Industrial Placement Course (IPC). The IPC involves nine weeks of work experience at a company. Those who wish to do so can carry out this work experience abroad. The programme will also include industry involvement through activities such as guest lectures and job market days.

After graduation

With a degree in New Media Design from Jönköping University you develop a good base for various roles such as graphic designer, front-end web developer, interaction designer and web strategist.

Future workplaces could range from technologically advanced production companies to more traditional advertising agencies.

Master's degree

The programme also makes you eligible for further studies in the Master Programmes User Experience Design and IT Architecture and Information Architecture and Innovation at Jönköping University.


180 credits ECTS



Rate of study


Place of study




Start date

August 17, 2020


General entry requirements include high school diploma; with specific demand on mathematics and English proficiency. Read more about our English Requirements.

Read more about our Admissions Requirements.


Degree of Bachelor with a major in Informatics, specialization in New Media Design.

Tuition fees

130,000 SEK per year

Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students

Year 1

Graphic Design and Visual Communication 15 credits
User Research
7.5 credits
Web and User Interface Design
7.5 credits
Client-side Programming
15 credits
Business and Entrepreneurship
7.5 credits
Marketing Communication
7.5 credits

Year 2

Applied Web Architecture 15 credits
Project Management and Methods
7.5 credits
Information Architecture
7.5 credits
Graphic Design for New Media
15 credits
Research Methods in Computer Graphics and Informatics
7.5 credits
Interaction Design
7.5 credits

Year 3

Motion Graphics 7.5 credits*
Custom Project Management
7.5 credits*
Client-Server Communication
7.5 credits*
Digital Marketing and Social Media
7.5 credits*
Final Project Work
15 credits
Industrial Placement Course
15 credits

* Can be exchanged for studies abroad.


Contact Us


Pathway Programme

If you don't fulfil our language requirements,  you can enter our Pathway Programme, designed to strengthen your English and academic skills. Read more.  

We use cookies on By continuing to use this site you accept the use of cookies. More information