Lifelong learners this way please

The Hyper Island alumni community is for everyone that has graduated from a program or course. We offer you the chance to form part of a community with more than +5000 people around the world. Our mission is to connect you to each other and facilitate lifelong learning.

Resources

Access a growing collection of resources

  • Hyper Island alumni Facebook group

    Share projects, find new colleagues, inspire and get inspired by like-minded people in our community through daily updates.

    Join the Facebook group 
  • Find Hyper Island alumni

    Connect with fellow Hyper Island alumni, find collaborators for future projects or get first-hand intelligence for that dream company of yours. Search for Hyper Island and then filter on cities, companies or job roles.

    Hyper Island alumni on LinkedIn 
  • Mentorship

    Are you a Hyper Island alumni and want to mentor a current Hyper Island student? That’s awesome! This is a great way to support and empower next-generation talent!

    Become a Hyper Island mentor 
  • Alumni meetup

    Berlin? Amsterdam? New York? Singapore? Regardless of where in the world you are, we can (almost) guarantee that there are other alumni around. Connect your local alumni community by hosting a meetup with the support of our pre-designed learning experience. Get those Hyper Island tools back on the wall!

    Host an alumni meetup 
  • Hypertalks podcast

    Hypertalks is a Hyper Island student-run podcast. It was started by some Digital Business students a few years back and, in 2017, the torch was handed to five Digital Data Strategy students in Stockholm. Listen and learn about trends, innovations and hear interesting stories from industry experts.

    Listen to a Hypertalks podcast 
  • Co-create the future of Hyper Island

    In order to keep adding value to your learning journey, we want to better understand how a Hyper Island alumni community can best support you in solving problems that matter.

     

    Give your input here 
Blog posts

Alumni stories from our blog

Is Motion Design for you?

So you’re interested in knowing more about our program, but you’re not sure you have what it takes to get in? Don’t worry, all you need is an open mind to go from 0 to 100 with this program. But don’t just take our word for it, we spoke to Hyper alumni and Motion Design grad Frederik Wiedel to give you a peek into his work life. And to see why we think this is one of the more interesting paths to follow for a creatively fulfilling career.

How to start your own business the ‘Hyper Island-way’

Got a winning idea for a business? Not sure how to get it off the ground? Meet Alexandra Herget. Whilst taking our Interactive Art Direction (now Design Lead) program in 2017, she started her own business, just as her classmates embarked on their internships. 

Hyper Island students call out for an equal and sustainable future

The status quo doesn’t cut it for today’s students. Equality, ethics and shared values are high up on the agenda – both in and outside of the classroom. Now, three bright minds from Hyper Island are taking these values with them into the real world.

Students at Hyper Island Singapore discuss the future of money

One of the most disruptive forces in the recent years has been the fintech boom. New ways of delivering financial services are emerging all the time and changing the way we live and do business. Hyper Island Singapore students discuss the latest trends in a series of podcasts.

A year later: What we learned about driving transformation

Digital Transformation students Olivier Wolf and Daniel Boos share what they learned during our popular online course and how they are applying what they learned to the jobs at a publicly owned company in the transportation industry.

Hyper Island alumni Sandra Molin on Industry Research Projects

After studying business, Sandra Molin came to Hyper Island looking for a creative learning experience that didn’t feel stagnated or outdated. She took our 11-month MA in Digital Management, including a six-month Industry Research Project, and hasn’t once looked back.

How Naira-Abdel Halim discovered that team is everything

Naira-Abdel Halim is a born and raised Stockholmer, currently studying to be a Digital Media Creative at Hyper Island Stockholm. We caught up with her to gain insight into the program’s annual exhibition.

Great talent can be found everywhere: Amy’s story

Hyper Island students are encouraged to develop their professional networks and gain industry-relevant skills to be able to realize their career goals. Here, Amy shares her journey and shares advice for those who want to follow in her footsteps.

Great talent can be found everywhere: Leticia’s story

Finding a top job in Europe can be a challenge without a professional network to leverage or relevant industry experience. Meet alumni Leticia, who successfully landed a job in Europe as she shares advice for those who want to do the same.
Get in touch

Do you have a story to tell?

We want your voice to be central in everything we do. Send me, Matilda Sundåker, Head of Alumni, an email with your stories, ideas and feedback. This community is yours and it’s super important for us to have your input moving forward.

If you have any problems with your Hyper Island email address, just contact our support team.