MSc in Industrial Design

Lund University

Program Description

MSc in Industrial Design

Lund University

Programme overview

The Master’s programme in Industrial Design focuses on three themes: Living and Behaviour, Form and Technology, or Man and Nature. The programme consists of individual industrial design projects, workshops and additional theoretical courses.

You will participate in and contribute to the creation of knowledge within the field of design. By organising exhibitions, seminars and workshops you will communicate your work and participate in the public debate. The School of Industrial Design offers you a creative environment with excellent workshop facilities. As part of a full-scale university, we can offer great opportunities for a multidisciplinary approach through cooperation with other faculties. Students will become authorities in their chosen subject, whether in their conceptually creative, strategic or technical capacity. Above all, the Master’s programme in Industrial Design encourages the in- depth debate and deliberation of the discipline.

Programme modules/courses

Courses and number of credits: Introduction (5), Industrial Design Project I (15), Aesthetics (5), CAD Evolution (5), Industrial Design Project II (20), Production and Materials (5), Philosophy of Mind and Design (5), Industrial Design Project III (20), Design Management (5), Research Methods (5), Master’s degree project (30). There are extra-curricular courses that the students can choose, for example Glass Design (4.5).

Career prospects

On completion of the Master’s degree in Industrial Design, you will be well prepared to continue these discussions in whatever capacity you choose to work, be it designer, entrepreneur, design coordinator, manager or researcher, in the public or private sectors, in a team or as an individual. Graduates of the Master’s Programme in Industrial Design go on to successful careers and can be found at brands such as Google, Ikea, Sony, Tetra Pak, Husqvarna, Haglöfs, Electrolux, H&M, and many more. The Master’s Programme in Industrial Design also provides an excellent platform from which to continue studies at PhD level.

Read more about this programme on www.lunduniversity.lu.se/Sustainable-Urban-Design

Why Lund University?

Founded in 1666, Lund University is one of northern Europe’s oldest, broadest and finest universities. Ranked among the world's top 100 universities in the QS Rankings 2017/2018, the University is the #1 choice for international students coming to Sweden – one of the world's most innovative, creative and democratic countries.

If you want a truly global classroom experience where you can start your international network, Lund University is a great option to consider. Experience a different way of learning in a country ranked as one of the best in the world at providing higher education. Group work and informal teacher-student relationships facilitate an in-depth level of learning.

The University is located in Lund – a charming and compact university city in southern Sweden, only 35 minutes from Copenhagen. The city is famous for its vibrant student life and is home to many world-leading research facilities and international companies.

Learn more at www.lunduniversity.lu.se

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 9, 2017
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Sept. 2018
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2 years
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