Informatics and Visual Contents

Why this study programme?

The aim of the programme is to prepare the specialists in the field of informatics, capable of creating visual effects (VFX), using and evaluating digital media systems and tools, thus enabling the application of interdisciplinary knowledge through technical and creative interactions for VFX and other digital production.
  • Dongseo Univerity (DSU) ranks among the top-50 universities in Asia for internationalization and is a leading university in Korea in its areas of specialization, including Film & Imagery, IT, Design, and Digital Contents;
  • Students of Informatics and visual contents study programme will gain two diplomas - MRU and DSU;
  • During compulsory mobility in Korea students will be able to use all DSU infrastructure and equipment. DSU has established different LABs and incubators of  3D Animation Fusion and VFX. Other facilities – professional soccer field on the roof of the University building, professional swimming pool and ect.;
  • Teaching subjects: Technical Director Master Class, Digital Lighting, Effects Master Class, Digital Media Business, Digital Compositing, Houdini FX, Advanced Programming for Visual Contents, Visual Contents for Media Systems, Python for Visual Effects, Computer Vision, Applied Character Design and Animation, Visual Effects Implementation, Computer Graphics for Film Making.




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Assoc. prof. dr. Tadas Limba, Programme Director:
This programme disclose the possibility for the graduates to gain not only the exclusive competences in VFX with the best and worldwide recognized professionals of South Korea who worked in famous “Transformers” team, but gives the possibility to acknowledge the differences of European and Korean cultures and industries. Dream, Create&Play!

Programme typeMaster's studies
Field of studyApplied informatics
Study areaPhysical sciences
Degree awardedJoint Master Degree of Applied Informatics
Duration2 years
Credits120 ECTS
AccreditationCentre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education
Course languageEnglish
LocationVilnius, Lithuania and Busan, South Korea (1st and 2nd semester at Mykolas Romeris University, 3rd and 4th semester at Dongseo University)
Starting dateSeptember 1st
Tuition fee EU students2320 EUR/per year
Tuition fee Non-EU students3210 EUR/per year
Tuition fee at Dongseo University4070 EUR/per year

Entry requirements

  • Bachelor of Informatics, Informatics Engineering, Applied Informatics (Physical Sciences);
  • English language proficiency - the level not lower than B2 (following the Common Framework of Reference for Language approved by the Council of Europe). Distant English language level test is organized for those, who do not possess IELTS or TOEFL certificates.

International mobility possibilities

The international mobility is required: one year at Dongseo University, in Busan, South Korea. Additionally, students can participate in ERASMUS+ mobility programme which gives a possibility to study at a university abroad for 1 or 2 semesters and do internship in another country.

Career prospects

Visual content artists are responsible for creating computer-generated animations and special effects (VFX) on screens at home and in theaters. Work experience and portfolio is a must-have feature for this type of specialty. The creative workers who specialize in VFX, digital media and visual content production are required in game, movie, television and advertising industries. Also graduates of the programme may work in related businesses such as design studios, multimedia companies, science and educational institutions or to become entrepreneurs on their own. Graduates of the programme are also skilled specialists of informatics and they can find their place of employment in any ICT sector.

Life in Busan



Programme Director:

Assoc. prof. dr. Tadas Limba

MRU International Office provides all related information for prospective degree seeking students:

e-mail for all inquiries: study@mruni.eu


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