BEng Digital Media Technology

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In the Digital Media Technology BEng programme, you will learn how computerized or electronic devices can represent, record, transmit, process, display and interact with multimedia information, such as text, audio, images, video and animations.

Computer science technologies you will learn about include programming, signal and image processing, international networks, computer graphics and game design, and multimedia system management.

Studying this programme will give you a fundamental understanding of electronic engineering and computer science, with an emphasis on digital media technology.

You will receive an understanding of hardware and software systems and how this knowledge can be applied creatively in the media and the arts.

This programme is not available on the 2+2 route.

Why should I study Digital Media Technology at XJTLU?

  • Obtain knowledge and skills that will provide you with great potential to aid society and improve quality of life
  • Take advantage of the fact that the MSc Multimedia Telecommunications programme leading to a University of Liverpool degree is available as an extension course for the BEng Digital Media Technology programme
  • Earn two degrees: an XJTLU degree from the Chinese Ministry of Education and a globally recognised degree from the University of Liverpool, a member of the Russell Group of leading UK universities.

The programme is accredited by The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).

Qualification XJTLU BEng Digital Media Technology University of Liverpool BEng Digital Media Technology More about qualifications

Knowledge and skills

By the time you graduate from the BEng Digital Media Technology, you will have:

  • a broad understanding of the hardware and software that support the digital media industries
  • an appreciation of the way hardware and software can be used creatively within the media industries
  • the ability to use your knowledge and skills in the development of new and imaginative digital media projects.



Graduates from this programme can find employment as engineers within the rapidly growing digital media industries, including internet development, the games industry and information systems management.


Entry requirements

Please visit the entry requirements page for the comprehensive list of qualifications required to study at XJTLU.

How to apply

Applications should be submitted via our online application system:

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  3. Complete your application

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