Media Design School is situated in the heart of Auckland's Central Business District in New Zealand and is a leader in digital and creative technology qualifications.
The institution has been leading the way, since being founded in 1998, with the provision of innovative courses that are reflective of the rapidly expanding global media industry. It takes pride in its role as a pioneer in the Southern Hemisphere and its location in the heart of New Zealand's most populated city makes it a vibrant, exciting place to gain a world-class, industry-specific education with access to exclusive industry links.
The work produced by Media Design School is widely regarded to be amongst the best in the world, and experienced, top quality faculty provide the highest level of teaching to students. Its Bachelor of Media Design programme received international recognition in 2016, beating 500 schools from 77 different countries to be named the top tertiary provider for both graphic design and photography by The Rookies.
The teaching style of Media Design School is heavily driven by industry demands and trends, informed by key partnerships with leading companies in different fields around the world. Its studio-based environment fosters creativity through project-based learning, encouraging students to develop their entrepreneurial skills and create commercially viable start-ups.
As part of the internationally renowned Laureate International Universities Network, Media Design School offers global networking opportunities to its students. It has already produced award-winning graduates who have been able to inform and transform the digital and creative industries in countries across the world.