Master Degree in Design Studies in China

Find Masters Programs in Design Studies in China 2019

Design Studies

A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.

Generally speaking, design involves several skills to build unique products and solutions for both public and private sector organizations. Design experts bring together creativity, innovating thinking, analytical talents and problem solving to plan and construct objects, concepts, or processes in many different circumstances.

 

China, officially the People's Republic of China, is a sovereign state located in East Asia. It is the world's most populous country, with a population of over 1.35 billion.

Top Master Programs in Design Studies in China 2019

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ME in Design

Hunan University
Campus Full time September 2019 China Changsha Zhengzhou

We aim to cultivate student who have excellent design skills and solid theoretical foundation, and based on the Chinese culture foundation and international perspective, have a strong ability to [+]

ME in Design

We aim to cultivate student who have excellent design skills and solid theoretical foundation, and based on the Chinese culture foundation and international perspective, have a strong ability to combined sensibility and rationality, science and art to solve practical problems, and to adapt to the current modern design requirements, able to independently engage in design jobs and management works in related fields of design.Research Area:1. Product design and design systems

2. Digital media design and identity design

3. Design history and design strategy

4. Environment and art designEducation system and cultivation mode:1. Master of Engineering (Industrial design engineering) graduate with full-time management model; take the concentration study way in school.... [-]


Master in Design

University of Saint Joseph
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 China Hefei

The Master in Design enables students to develop the creative abilities and technical skills necessary to become an effective and respected design professional in Macao and beyond. The course is aimed at [+]

The Master in Design enables students to develop the creative abilities and technical skills necessary to become an effective and respected design professional in Macao and beyond. The course is aimed at practising designers, architects, and related professionals who wish to enrich their knowledge and skills through working with internationally respected designers and educators. Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree and have professional working experience in any design field. Founded on an appreciation of the importance of sustainability and resource conservation, the course incorporates a wide range of techniques, with a particular focus on graphic design and product design.

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Master Degree in Mechanical Design and Theory

Harbin Engineering University (HEU)
Campus Full time September 2019 China Harbin

The Master in Mechanical Design and Theory has research fields in Mechanism of Robot, Tribology & Lubrication Theory, Mechanical Strength & Design, etc. [+]

Master in Mechanical Design and Theory

The main research fields at the School of Computer and Technology, Harbin Engineering University include: computer network technology, intelligent Control & Intelligent Robots, Computer-Aided Engineering & CIMS, Database and Information Systems, Artificial Intelligence & Knowledge Engineering, Computer network and Application, Network & Information Security. More than 10 projects funded by the state and the province are studying now, while a lot of applications for companies have been developed.

Master in Mechanical Design and Theory Research Fields

Mechanism of Robot Tribology & Lubrication Theory Mechanical Strength & Design Optimization, Reliability &CAD Industrial Design ... [-]

MDes Transcultural Design / Brazil Studio

L’École De Design Nantes Atlantique
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2019 China Shanghai + 1 more

Because of its economic, social and cultural uniqueness, São Paulo has appeared as the ideal learning field for our 3rd international studio, after Shanghai and Delhi. In association with the prestigious Mackenzie University, founded in 1870 (11 faculties, 42,000 students), we offer a program hosted within the School of Architecture and City Planning. [+]

A postgraduate program in two years specialized in Transcultural Design, a single master’s degree in design

Because of its economic, social and cultural uniqueness, São Paulo has appeared as the ideal learning field for our 3rd international studio, after Shanghai and Delhi. In association with the prestigious Mackenzie University, founded in 1870 (11 faculties, 42,000 students), we offer a program hosted within the School of Architecture and City Planning.

Main themes Immersion environment Urban Design in the context of high population density Social Design adapted to multiculturalism Curriculum

The MDes programs, established over two years, are organized in four semesters validated by 30 ECTS each. A consequent and increasing personal working time is expected for each module.... [-]


MDes Transcultural Design / China Studio

L’École De Design Nantes Atlantique
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2019 China Shanghai + 1 more

Throughout the MDes Transcultural Design / China Studio students will learn to decipher the local behaviors and understand the Chinese market to offer a coherent project, adapted to users, with an anthropological approach to design. This program is a stepping stone to an international designer career. [+]

A postgraduate program in two years specialized in Transcultural Design, a single master’s degree in design

Throughout the MDes Transcultural Design / China Studio students will learn to decipher the local behaviors and understand the Chinese market to offer a coherent project, adapted to users, with an anthropological approach to design. This program is a stepping stone to an international designer career.

Program in partnership with the Fineart college of Shanghai University

Main themes Anthropology Design in a Chinese context Multicultural approach

The MDes programs, established over two years, are organized in four semesters validated by 30 ECTS each. A consequent and increasing personal working time is expected for each module.... [-]


MDes Social Design

L’École De Design Nantes Atlantique
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2019 China Shanghai + 1 more

This program aims to explore the social issues through a participatory and co-constructed design approach. Its purpose, through Social innovation actions, is to improve quality of life, well-being, and health, focusing on the most vulnerable populations. Besides field research work, the educational program develops participatory methodologies adapted to the studied systems and co-constructing solutions rooted in reality. [+]

A postgraduate program in two years, taught in English, specialized in Social Design, a single master’s degree in design A program specially tailored for students from all over the world who want to integrate our MDes

This program aims to explore the social issues through a participatory and co-constructed design approach. Its purpose, through Social innovation actions, is to improve quality of life, well-being, and health, focusing on the most vulnerable populations. Besides field research work, the educational program develops participatory methodologies adapted to the studied systems and co-constructing solutions rooted in reality.

Main themes Economic patterns: companies’ long-term success and sustainability, design as a strategic tool in the business; Global design: keeping in mind the social and environmental responsibility of design; The concept of « second project »: the devices are conceived to leave a margin of negotiation and harmonization between users and their ecosystem. Curriculum ... [-]

MDes Media Design / Information Design

L’École De Design Nantes Atlantique
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2019 China Shanghai + 1 more

The Information Design program explores the emerging challenges presented by the exponential production of data, from graphic representation to the conceptualization of innovative services based on data, information, and knowledge. It uses principles resulting from studies carried out in visual identity, and more particularly in graphic semiotics, signage and cartographic representations of information. [+]

A postgraduate program in two years specialized in Information Design, a single master’s degree in design

A program specially tailored for students from all over the world who want to integrate our MDes

The Information Design program explores the emerging challenges presented by the exponential production of data, from graphic representation to the conceptualization of innovative services based on data, information, and knowledge. It uses principles resulting from studies carried out in visual identity, and more particularly in graphic semiotics, signage and cartographic representations of information.

Main themes Representation of the information Knowledge engineering Data-journalism Creation of innovative services Curriculum ... [-]

MDes New Eating Habits / Food Design & Brand

L’École De Design Nantes Atlantique
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2019 China Shanghai + 1 more

Within the MDes Food Design & Brand, the focus is made on the evolution of eating habits and brand identity through the creation of all signs and uses of consumer goods. Specific knowledge in food anthropology, marketing, technology, methodology, etc are learned and tested through projects with industrial partners [+]

A postgraduate program in two years specialized in Food Design & Brand, leading to a master’s degree in design

A program specially tailored for students from all over the world who want to integrate our MDes

Within the MDes Food Design & Brand, the focus is made on the evolution of eating habits and brand identity through the creation of all signs and uses of consumer goods. Specific knowledge in food anthropology, marketing, technology, methodology, etc are learned and tested through projects with industrial partners.

Main themes Food and new technologies Healthy food Food culture, local products, tourism Curriculum

The MDes programs, established over two years, are organized in four semesters validated by 30 ECTS each. A consequent and increasing personal working time is expected for each module.... [-]


MDes Industrial Design

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Full time Part time 18 months September 2019 China Suzhou + 1 more

The MDes Industrial Design programme is for graduates or professionals with design or engineering backgrounds, who want to broaden and deepen their design and design research thinking. [+]

Overview

Growth in China will redefine patterns of consumption, production, and cultural appropriation domestically and globally for generations to come. As China-based companies shift to a designed-in-China strategy and international companies seek to design for the Chinese market, career opportunities for graduates of this programme will be numerous.

The MDes Industrial Design programme is for graduates or professionals with design or engineering backgrounds, who want to broaden and deepen their design and design research thinking. You will develop an appreciation for and practice transdisciplinary approaches towards design solutions, including products, interactions, systems, and services. Options are available for part-time study for working professionals.... [-]