A Graduate Program for Future Leaders in Entertainment Technology

The Master of Science in Entertainment Innovation (MSEI) degree is a unique professional degree program in collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University.

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Our emphasis is on leaderships, innovation, and communication by creating challenging experiences through which students learn how to collaborate, experiment, and iterate solutions.

What we do

The Entertainment Innovation Center (EIC) is a graduate program for interactive entertainment

The EIC aims to bring together the brightest professionals from the fields of arts/entertainment and engineering/technology in order to build interdisciplinary teams that can produce shows, exhibitions, products, artifacts that entertain, inform, and inspire.
  • Explore projects and courses in Transformational Games, Interactive Storytelling, and Innovation by Design
  • Learn from high-profile entertainment/technology professionals who will become your mentors and get to work with real clients in the entertainment industry
  • Build your network and collaborate with peers from diverse backgrounds and disciplines


A Four-semester Professional Graduate Program

Our curriculum has you doing everything from improvisational acting to building virtual worlds. Along the way, you’ll learn to collaborate, problem-solve, communicate and lead.

Semester 1

All EIC students take the following 4 core courses:
- Fundamentals of the EIC (9 units)
- Improvisational Acting (9 units)
- Visual Storytelling (12 units)
- Building Virtual Worlds (24 units)

Semester 2-4

From the second to fourth semester, students take 1-2 electives (6-12 units) per semester and work on Interdisciplinary Projects (36 units.) Students can also apply for a semester of Academic Co-op with a company.

For more details, please see our handbook.
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Faculty Members

Program Director
Natasha Patamapongs
Program Committee
Kamin Phakdurong
Faculty Member
Nattakan Jiarakul
Program advisor
Prof. Dan J. Martin


Now Taking Fall 2020 Applications!

All application materials must be submitted by the dates below
Application open
October 17, 2019
EXTENDED deadline
July 31, 2020
Decision Posted
Mid-March 2020
Applicant Reply Deadline
April 22, 2020
The application deadline is January 31. To submit the application, here are the requirements.
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Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Required Fees


MSEI Degree
Health Insurance (Optional)
Technology Fee
Student Activities Fee

Per Semester

THB 250,000*
THB 35,000*
THB 6,000*
THB 10,000*

Per Degree

THB 1,000,000*
THB 100,000*
THB 24,000*
THB 40,000*
*Prices are subject to change due to currency fluctuation and unforeseen economic circumstances. The rates shown include tuition rates and required fees (student activities fee, transportation fee, technology fee.)

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us
eic@cmkl.ac.th or +66 65 878 5000

News and Updates

EIC Open house 2019

At the EIC Fall Open House 2020, prospective students get to learn about everything the EIC and Carnegie Mellon University Thailand has to offer. Thank you everyone for joining us!

09:00 - 15:00, October 5, 2019
at Glowfish, 2nd Floor, Sathorn Thani 2 BTS, Chong Nonsi

Talk with leaders in the entertainment and media industry

A special opportunity to listen and talk with a panel of top entertainment and media professionals. The EIC panelists were Siwat Chawareewong, CEO of GroupM Thailand, Tanat Tananuchittikul, CEO of Cartoon Club, Kiattiyot Panichprecha, Founder/CEO of bit.studio, Juck Somsamarn, Founder/CEO of The Monk Studios, and Chalermchatri Yukol, Founder/CEO of FuKDuK TV and the Program Director at PCCW OTT (Thailand.)
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Are You Ready to Kickstart Your Career in Entertainment?

Earn a Master of Science degree in Entertainment Innovation, a unique professional degree program in entertainment and technology

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