Enrolment Open Days for Prospective Students

Want to know if Media Design School is right for you? Download our prospectus, book a tour or apply now. Choose one or more of the options below

Awesome! Success Message goes here! Different based on form this one is a bit longer and wraps over two lines
SORRY! Error Message goes here!

Media Design School's Open Days are your chance to discover more about our diploma and degree programmes and to talk with our award-winning programme leaders and lecturers about why Media Design School is considered to be one of the best tertiary providers in our field globally.

Media Design Open Day 2017

Our annual Open Day will take place on the following date:

19th August 2017

Schedule of events

To make sure that you get the most out of your Open Day experience, there will be a number of sessions running throughout the course of the day. This way, you'll be able to find out more about the courses that you are most interested in and obtain key information regarding scholarships, admission and portfolio requirements, as well as services provided by the school.

Below is a tentative schedule for the day. These sessions will run for 30 minutes, which will give you plenty of time to travel between floors. There will also be student ambassadors on hand to assist with directions, just in case you or your students get a little lost!

The following sessions will run from 10.15am - 10.45am:

  • Introduction to Bachelor of Media Design: If you are interested in Graphic Design, Interactive Design or Motion Graphics, this session is for you.
  • Introduction to Bachelor of Software Engineering: If you are interested in Game Programming, this session is for you.
  • Introduction to Bachelor of Art and Design: If you are interested in 3D Animation or  VFX (post-production in Film and TV), this session is for you.
  • Introduction to Digital Creativity Foundation Programme: f you're looking for  an introduction to design, this session is for you.

The following sessions will run from 11.00am - 11.30pm:

  • Introduction to Bachelor of Creative Technologies: If you are interested in Game Art, then this session is for you.
  • Student Support: This session will walk you through what services are available to students here at MDS. 
  • Admissions and Scholarships: Media Design School offers a range of scholarships to prospective students who display the potential for academic excellence in specific areas of digital design. 

The following sessions will run from 11.45am - 12.15am:

  • Introduction to Bachelor of Media Design: If you are interested in Graphic Design, Interactive Design or Motion Graphics, this session is for you.
  • Introduction to Bachelor of Software Engineering: If you are interested in Game Programming, this session is for you.
  • Introduction to Bachelor of Art and Design: If you are interested in 3D Animation or  VFX (post-production in Film and TV), this session is for you.
  • Introduction to Digital Creativity Foundation Programme: f you're looking for  an introduction to design, this session is for you.

The following sessions will run from 12.30pm - 1.00pm:

  • Introduction to Bachelor of Creative Technologies: If you are interested in Game Art, then this session is for you.
  • Student Support: This session will walk you through what services are available to students here at MDS. 
  • Admissions and Scholarships: Media Design School offers a range of scholarships to prospective students who display the potential for academic excellence in specific areas of digital design. 

The following sessions will run from 1.15pm - 1.45pm:

  • Parent/Teacher Panel 
  • Student Panel

There will also be a number of drop-in sessions running throughout the day. These include:

  • 10.00am – 2.00pm: Parent and Teachers session
  • 10.00am – 2.00pm: Student Games Demonstration
  • 10.00am – 2.00pm: Creative Advertising
  • 10.00am – 2.00pm: Maori and Pasifika student information
  • 12.30pm – 1.30pm: Postgraduate studies 


Fast-track your application!

If you apply to Media Design School prior to attending Open Day, we can speed up the application process for you! Simply bring in your passport or birth certificate* and your academic transcripts to date, our Admissions team will be able to help fast-track you application to study with Media Design School. How good is that?!

Want to apply on the day?

If you like what you see and you want to apply to study with Media Design School on the day, we can help! All you'll need to do is bring along a copy of your portfolio on a USB stick and one of our friendly Admissions team will walk you through the process. 

Great! How do I attend?

Simply visit our Open Day RSVP page and fill in your details to attend.

*Passports and Birth Certificates must be the original version and not a duplicate.

Hi! My name is Ying-yue and I'm from the Marketing & Admissions team here at Media Design School. Please contact me if you have any questions.

Want to know if Media Design School is right for you? Download our prospectus, book a tour or apply now. Choose one or more of the options below

Apply now to study at New Zealand’s most awarded digital design school.

Apply Now

Read our academic prospectus to find out more about what courses and qualifications Media Design School has to offer.

Visit us see why our campus is unlike any other design school in New Zealand.

Awesome! Success Message goes here! Different based on form this one is a bit longer and wraps over two lines
SORRY! Error Message goes here!