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Media City Bergen

Studenter på medie- og interaksjonsdesign i undervisningssituasjon.

Study close to the media and media technology industry

Media City Bergen is an international knowledge and innovation cluster in which the Department of Information Science and Media Studies, University of Berge,n is co-located with leading media and media technology companies including TV2, NRK, Vizrt, Bergens Tidene, IBM BA, and Vimond. The Department collaborates with these companies within education, research and innovation, and this gives students a unique experience and closeness to the industry.

The University of Bergen is a founding partner of Media City Bergen and the Department of Information Science and Media Studies represents the University in the media cluster. The Department offers three bachelors programmes and three master programmes within journalism, TV production, and media and interaction design, as well as PhD education. See our programmes here

The Master in Media and Interaction will be taught in English from 2019.

Media City Bergen
TV2 scholarship

TV 2 awards scholarships to four student projects

TV 2 awarded a total of NOK 100.000 to master students from the department of Information and Media Science at the University of Bergen (UiB) during a ceremony at Media City Bergen last week. The scholarship is part of their ongoing commitment to supporting new media talents.

Open Day
Frode Guribye forteller om informasjonsvitenskap

Do you want to study IT or media?

What can you do and where can you work after completing a bachelor's degree in IT or Media? Seinor year pupils from Upper Secondary schools received answers to these questions during the “Open Day” at the Department of Information Science and Media Studies.

Students
Henrik and Simon presents their "Konfliktrådet"

Master students in scriptwriting pitching ideas for TV-series

Internships at ITV Studios and NRK 

Student
Demo for studentene på MIX301

Master students make artificial speech robots

Students in the Master in Media and Interaction Design programme at UiB in Media City Bergen presented their artificial speech prototypes. The result is: Robot Buddy, Easysleep, Masebotten and Albert the kitchen assistant.

MEDIA CITY BERGEN

UiB to participate in world-leading media innovation project

With support from the Research Council of Norway, the graphics company Vizrt and the University of Bergen are developing a world-leading tool for online video editing.