ZUST - Digital Media Technology


Digital Media Technology

The major aims at cultivating talents with excellent professional quality, who are able to systematically master the theoretical knowledge, practical skills and methods of digital media technology, and have the ability to design and develop digital media productions. Students are to learn basic theories and professional knowledge of graphics, images, audio and video, 2-dimension and 3-dimension media design, game programming, interactive multimedia system design as well as the methods of design and develop software in the field of digital media and network. These trainings help students grasp core technologies of digital media and aquire artistic creativity in digital media technology. 

Enrollment Advantage 

Digital Media technologies are changing the world. The digital media industries require engineers to have an understanding of the digital media systems and know how to creatively apply those to media and arts. The program is dedicated to fostering competitive digital media engineers with specialty, capability and knowledge. Through 10 years’ efforts, the major has built up an integrated education system with good teaching facilities. We offer students the opportunity to pursuing advanced digital media studies and enable students to engage in various projects in the digital media field. 

Our facility includes various specialized labs, including Game & Interactive Technology Lab, Mobile Development Lab, Graphics & Image Processing Lab, Virtual Reality Laboratory, Programming Lab, Audio & Video Processing Lab, Photo Studio, and Digital Television Studio. The labs are equipped with the very latest laboratory equipments in image, sound, and video processing and their applications in music, TV, film, multimedia systems and virtual reality. 

Main courses 

  • Foundations of art 
  • Photography Technology 
  • Video Directing and Production 
  • Digital Video Post-production 
  • 2D Animation Design 
  • 3D Animation Design 
  • Foundations of Game Design 
  • Database Design 
  • Web Program Design 
  • User Interface Design 
  • Interactive Multimedia System Design 
  • Mobile Device Programming

Employment Prospects

Graduates of this program can engage in various digital media application fields like game programming, interactive multimedia system design, mobile device programming, web programming, digital video post-production, animation production, information system management, and also can find relative positions in the Municipal, Finance or Education Departments. 

Since its foundation, the major has already cultivated and sent lots of professional digital media graduates to high-tech enterprises. Many graduates have become the backbone of digital media-related fields and senior management personnel. 

Some graduates further their studies in universities both home and abroad such as University of Edinburgh, University of Southampton, Nanyang Technological University, University of Utah, Waseda University, Tokyo University of Technology, Zhejiang University,Dalian University of Technology and Zhejiang University of Technology.



1. Qualifications Needed for Admission

  • 18 - 40 years old
  • A high school graduation certificate or above (need to submit high school certificate and transcripts)
  • Good health

2. Application Deadlines

  • Autumn Semester: Please apply before June 30th (Autumn Semester normally begins at the beginning of September).
  • Spring Semester: Please apply before January 30th (Spring Semester normally starts at the beginning of March).

3. Application materials

  • Application for Admission to ZUST
  • A copy of the student’s passport
  • High school graduation certificate or a notarized copy (in Chinese or English)

Current year high school graduates are expected to show anticipated proof of graduation, and show the high school certificate after admission.

  • High school transcripts of all courses or a notarized copy (in Chinese or English).
  • Students whose native language is not English should provide proof of English proficiency (for English taught majors).
  • HSK level certificate and the transcript or a copy of both (for Chinese taught majors)
  • Bank remittance receipt of application fee: RMB400 Yuan or USD80
  • Study performance at original school (for students already studying in China)

4. Tuition fee:

Bachelor's Degree Program in Chinese:

  • RMB 15,000 Yuan/year for the following majors: Science, Engineering, Literature, Management
  • RMB 18,000 Yuan/year for the following majors: Art Design

Bachelor’s Degree Program in English:

  • RMB 16,000 Yuan/academic year for English-taught majors of International Economics & Trade and International Marketing.
  • RMB 18,000 Yuan/academic year for English-taught majors of Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Technology (Information Technology), Information and Computational Science (Statistics and Financial Actuarial Science), Food Science and Engineering, Communication Engineering, Digital Media Technology, Applied Physics (laser 3D Technology), Measuring and Control Technology and Instrumentation(Photoelectric Detection Technology) 

5. Contact Us

  • Tel: 6012-380 0501 
  • Email: kylee.prec@gmail.com, kylee.prec@yahoo.com, info@studyinchina.com.my