Masters Programs in Design Studies in Europe 2020

Skilled design professionals are needed in many organizations to tool custom solutions for common problems. Because the design field encompasses a broad variety of environments and applications, specialists are needed in small business, large corporations, education, non-profits, and government.  In all, there are over 4000 Higher Education Institutions in Europe offering a wide range of cour… Read more

Skilled design professionals are needed in many organizations to tool custom solutions for common problems. Because the design field encompasses a broad variety of environments and applications, specialists are needed in small business, large corporations, education, non-profits, and government.

In all, there are over 4000 Higher Education Institutions in Europe offering a wide range of courses at Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate level. With more and more of these organizations offering English as the language of education for at least some of their degree programs, universities in Europe are now of higher quality than ever before. Universities in Europe offer a friendly welcome to foreign students and to give a course of knowledge that meets their profession needs in today’s global demand.

Masters Program in Design Studies in Europe

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Wrocław, Poland

MFA in Visual Arts is a 2-year, interdisciplinary study program, where students can choose as a major, one of the fields of study we currently offer. Each student will be able ... Read more

MFA in Visual Arts is a 2-year, interdisciplinary study program, where students can choose as a major, one of the fields of study we currently offer. Each student will be able to develop their knowledge and artistic skills at their own pace, making use of the expertise of our teachers and state of art facilities of the academy. Read less
Master
01 Oct 2020
Full-time
2 years
30 Jun 2020
English
Campus
 
Milan, Italy

The Specializing Master in Service Design was specially created in response to the growing demand for professionals specifically able to handle the complexity of designing a s ... Read more

The Specializing Master in Service Design was specially created in response to the growing demand for professionals specifically able to handle the complexity of designing a service. To achieve this purpose, the Specializing integrates general theory with methodology and hands-on experience aimed at the creation of systemic, complex solutions that blend material and immaterial components. Read less
Master
01 Oct 2020
Full-time
07 Sep 2019
English
Campus
 
Barcelona, Spain

The Master in Interior Design provides the know-how and tools students will need to take care of projects for hotels, restaurants, and retail venues, working in collaboration ... Read more

The Master in Interior Design provides the know-how and tools students will need to take care of projects for hotels, restaurants, and retail venues, working in collaboration with real clients (Hotel W Barcelona, Hotel Majestic, Hotel Murmuri, Hotel Praktik Rambla, etc.) to gain first-hand experience and help them to succeed later in the working world. Read less
Master
22 Sep 2020
Full-time
6 months
Spanish
Campus
 
Lugano, Switzerland

The Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Interaction Design combines design thinking, prototyping techniques, digital fabrication, programming, and physical computing in one st ... Read more

The Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Interaction Design combines design thinking, prototyping techniques, digital fabrication, programming, and physical computing in one study program addressing the realization of projects in which the interaction between the design culture and the technological development allows to generate design-driven innovations. Read less
Master
14 Sep 2020
Full-time
2 semesters
31 Mar 2020
English
Campus
 
Bath, United Kingdom

MRes Art and Design is a natural first step towards a PhD, and can also be your route to creating a new product or body of work for the marketplace.

MRes Art and Design is a natural first step towards a PhD, and can also be your route to creating a new product or body of work for the marketplace. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Paris, France

Le Programme Postgraduate de Management Mode, Design & Luxe est la formation de référence dédiée au management des industries de la création.

Le Programme Postgraduate de Management Mode, Design & Luxe est la formation de référence dédiée au management des industries de la création. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
16 months
French
Campus
 
Swindon, United Kingdom + 1 More

In today’s competitive world, business success depends increasingly on the ability to innovate. Business leaders are already recognising the importance of how creative practic ... Read more

In today’s competitive world, business success depends increasingly on the ability to innovate. Business leaders are already recognising the importance of how creative practice and process can improve product and service development and design thinking in shaping business strategy. This course integrates world-class, design-driven innovation, management and research activities through a unique teaching approach. Read less
Master
01 Oct 2020
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Borås, Sweden

The Master’s Programme in Textile and Fashion Design aims to further develop and deepen your artistic, technical, theoretical and reflective skills and abilities as textile/fa ... Read more

The Master’s Programme in Textile and Fashion Design aims to further develop and deepen your artistic, technical, theoretical and reflective skills and abilities as textile/fashion designers. Read less
Master
31 Aug 2020
Full-time
2 years
15 Jan 2015
English
Campus
 
Rome, Italy

The Master in Creative Knitwear Design offers a unique experience in the world which puts students in contact with the Italian district of Knitwear Design of Reggio Emilia. Th ... Read more

The Master in Creative Knitwear Design offers a unique experience in the world which puts students in contact with the Italian district of Knitwear Design of Reggio Emilia. The course is developed in collaboration with Modateca Deanna, an important center of documentation visited by designers coming from all over the world and which includes thousands of garments of prestigious and rare collections of the most famous Maisons and designers from Valentino to Jean-Paul Gautier, Chanel and many more. More than 40 partners collaborate in the Industry Projects, real projects that introduce students in the Fashion System and that ends with the presentation of their collection at Pitti Filati in Florence, an international event in which every year the excellence of Knitwear Design showcase their collections. Materials research, design, and technical development take place in the companies of the manufacturing district of Reggio Emilia with which the course is in partnership. Particular attention is also dedicated to the analysis of new trends, communication, and product placement. Napapijri, United Color of Benetton, Roberto Collina, Max Mara, and Ermanno Scervino are the companies that have worked with our students during the last edition of the Master. Clicca qui to see all the projects. Clicca qui to watch the exclusive Fashion Show at Pitti Filati. At the end of the study path, our Careers & Placement office will introduce the students to the best companies in the Fashion System with the aim of starting internships or real professional careers. Read less
Master
01 Nov 2019
Full-time
English, Italian
Campus
 
Troyes, France

Groupe ESC Troyes in Champagne was created in 1992, is therefore the youngest French Business School. It enjoys all national accreditations (full recognition by the National M ... Read more

Groupe ESC Troyes in Champagne was created in 1992, is therefore the youngest French Business School. It enjoys all national accreditations (full recognition by the National Ministry of Higher Education and Research, accredited by the “Conférence des Grandes Ecoles” of France, etc.) and has just started application for international accreditation (EFMD + AACSB). It runs presently 4 major schools: - School of International Business & Management (undergraduate : 4 Year Bachelor’s Degree with Honors, 34 double degrees all over the world, benefits of a specific label from the French and the German Government ) - Graduate School of Management (2 Year Master’s Degree with majors in Marketing & Strategy, HRM, Finance, Innovation & Entrepreneurship). - School of Tourism, Leisure & Events Management (3 Year Bachelor’s Degree + MBA) - School of Design (3 Year Bachelor’s Degree + 2 Year Master’s Degree) The student population is now 1700 students (440 in 2004) + 380 international exchange students. Its (really living) international network (student and teacher/research exchange) is comprised of 196 partner universities. Groupe ESC Troyes School of Design trains students for design careers. Thanks to the many internships and pedagogical projects with companies we train our students for general design careers in creative and design careers. The training is based on simple, solid principles of creative openness and the mastery of technical tools connected with the business world. Teaching is based on the acquisition of essential basics and new materials in design in order to develop students’ creativity and its concrete application. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
2 years
30 Jun 2014
Campus
 
Barcelona, Spain

The Harbour Space Interaction Design Programme provides a unique environment for students to become expert practitioners, and to engage with students from their own and other ... Read more

The Harbour Space Interaction Design Programme provides a unique environment for students to become expert practitioners, and to engage with students from their own and other disciplines. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Basel, Switzerland

The MDes UIC/HGK addresses students who want to be part of an international program influenced by the tradition of Swiss Graphic Design and the current academic perspective an ... Read more

The MDes UIC/HGK addresses students who want to be part of an international program influenced by the tradition of Swiss Graphic Design and the current academic perspective and standards of the Visual Communication Institute, The Basel School of Design HGK FHNW. Of special interest for students is the opportunity to graduate with an internationally accredited Master of Design (MDes) from UIC and the Swiss equivalent, MAS in Graphic Design I– Iconicism and Graphic Design II– Mediality from the HGK. Read less
Master
18 Sep 2020
Full-time
4 semesters
31 Mar 2017
English
Campus
 
Munich, Germany + 3 More

The Design Management Master course is all about creative but systematic processes. Key ingredients are optimism and empathy, experimentation and holistic thinking. Within int ... Read more

The Design Management Master course is all about creative but systematic processes. Key ingredients are optimism and empathy, experimentation and holistic thinking. Within interdisciplinary teams, Master’s degree students develop solutions to problems in the area of design, be they in relation to strategy design, service design or human­ centered design. Read less
Master
12 Apr 2020
Full-time
3 semesters
English
Campus
 
Barcelona, Spain

The Master’s Degree in Architecture and Design Business Management strives to ensure that you will be able to bring distinctive value to your profession through business know- ... Read more

The Master’s Degree in Architecture and Design Business Management strives to ensure that you will be able to bring distinctive value to your profession through business know-how. This knowledge will bolster your capacity to expand your business and increase your chances of joining the leading companies in your sector, which are in need of professionals with technical knowledge and a versatile, innovative and strategic business mind. Read less
Master
04 Sep 2020
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Barcelona, Spain

En este título proponemos un programa académico, con una sólida formación técnica y artística, en el que el estudiante puede desarrollar su potencial creativo y convertirse en ... Read more

En este título proponemos un programa académico, con una sólida formación técnica y artística, en el que el estudiante puede desarrollar su potencial creativo y convertirse en un profesional 360º en las distintas ramas de la comunicación visual: diseño gráfico, diseño web, publicidad, UX Design, etc. El plan de estudios está dirigido por un equipo académico internacional y en activo que da las herramientas necesarias para afrontar con éxito cualquier encargo de diseño gráfico a partir de casos prácticos reales. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
English
Campus