Masters Programs in Design Studies in Germany 2020

Master of Design students can specialize in almost any type of design, developing solutions to questions and problems through designing objects and systems for daily life. Designers from Germany have been highly influential in developing pioneering, comprehensive design movements, such as Bauhaus. Master of Design programs in Germany range in concentrations from Transportation Design to Lighting D… Read more

Master of Design students can specialize in almost any type of design, developing solutions to questions and problems through designing objects and systems for daily life. Designers from Germany have been highly influential in developing pioneering, comprehensive design movements, such as Bauhaus. Master of Design programs in Germany range in concentrations from Transportation Design to Lighting Design, Media Design to Architectural Design.

Graduates from related Bachelor's programs are encouraged to apply to Master of Design programs in Germany, where they can hone their skills for relevant application in the working world or continue their education with a PhD program. Master of Design students in Germany often have to submit a master's thesis, which gives them an opportunity to further specialize within their field of design becoming experts through independent research and presentation. Offered full time, part time and online, Master of Design programs in Germany are equally suited to recent graduates from Bachelor's programs and working professionals returning to the classroom to gain additional qualifications.

If you would like to learn more about any of the Master of Design programs in Germany that you see listed below, click to read more and then request a packet of information directly from the schools in Germany using the handy web form!

Read less
Other options within this field of study: 
Brand University of Applied Sciences
Hamburg, Germany

In the new master’s program Brand Innovation with a focus on Design & Innovation, you will learn how to develop exciting products and services, create digital innovations ... +

In the new master’s program Brand Innovation with a focus on Design & Innovation, you will learn how to develop exciting products and services, create digital innovations and apply relevant technologies. -
MA
Full-time
3 semesters
English
01 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Albstadt-Sigmaringen University
Sigmaringen, Germany

The Master's program Facility and Process Design enables students to gain a unique European profile in the area of planning and management of industrial plants as well as inno ... +

The Master's program Facility and Process Design enables students to gain a unique European profile in the area of planning and management of industrial plants as well as innovative product and process development. The focus here is on the life science industry, ie in food processing, in pharmaceutical and cosmetic production, in the manufacture of medical devices and in adjacent areas. The degree course conveys the knowledge and skills required for future specialists and executives in these industrial sectors and related service companies. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
German
Campus
 
Hochschule Kaiserslautern - University Of Applied Sciences
Kaiserslautern, Germany

In the “Refinement of Polymer and Composite Products“ program, which is unique worldwide, you will systematically gain technical expertise and develop your personal competenci ... +

In the “Refinement of Polymer and Composite Products“ program, which is unique worldwide, you will systematically gain technical expertise and develop your personal competencies. You will become fully qualified and well prepared to adjust to the various requirements you will encounter in your future career. -
Master
Full-time
3 semesters
English
Campus
 
Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
Weimar, Germany

Through mobile devices and ubiquitous technologies, the design and development of intelligent software systems and interfaces is becoming increasingly important. In the Englis ... +

Through mobile devices and ubiquitous technologies, the design and development of intelligent software systems and interfaces is becoming increasingly important. In the English-language -
MSc
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Apr 2020
Campus
 
Macromedia University of Applied Sciences
Munich, Germany

Study a Master of Arts in Design Management. This Design M.A. programme is taught entirely in English at our Macromedia campus in Munich, Germany.

Study a Master of Arts in Design Management. This Design M.A. programme is taught entirely in English at our Macromedia campus in Munich, Germany. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 4 semesters
English
Mar 2020
Campus
 
EIT Digital Master School
Espoo, Finland +10 More

Smart devices (mobile phones, PDAs, tablet computers), smart products (car, navigation) and smart environments (ambient intelligence) are enabling new services that require in ... +

Smart devices (mobile phones, PDAs, tablet computers), smart products (car, navigation) and smart environments (ambient intelligence) are enabling new services that require innovative interfaces. Human-Computer Interaction and Design (HCID) focuses on the study, design, development and evaluation of novel user interfaces, interactive systems and services. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Design Akademie Berlin
Berlin, Germany

Our Master’s degree program Strategic Design focuses on the systematic study of the relationships and interactions between ideas, people, brands and space, building a coherent ... +

Our Master’s degree program Strategic Design focuses on the systematic study of the relationships and interactions between ideas, people, brands and space, building a coherent set of designed decisions to effectively tackle challenges. -
MA
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
University of Applied Sciences Europe
Berlin, Germany

This new Master program “Innovation Design Management” is positioned right at the intersection of design and business. It wants to shape individuals who accept these complex, ... +

This new Master program “Innovation Design Management” is positioned right at the intersection of design and business. It wants to shape individuals who accept these complex, fast-paced challenges and who take an integrated approach with strategies that combine the best of design, business, and technology. -
MA MA
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Campus
Online
 
University of Bayreuth
Bayreuth, Germany

This English-taught master’s program builds on knowledge relating to the diversity and creativity in languages, literature, arts, and media in Africa. The interdisciplinary or ... +

This English-taught master’s program builds on knowledge relating to the diversity and creativity in languages, literature, arts, and media in Africa. The interdisciplinary orientation and subject combinations make the program one-of-a-kind. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
4 semesters
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Berlin International University of Applied Sciences
Berlin, Germany

The Master program in Interior Design at Berlin International – University of Applied Sciences offers a range of advanced tools and skills in the wider field of interior and s ... +

The Master program in Interior Design at Berlin International – University of Applied Sciences offers a range of advanced tools and skills in the wider field of interior and spatial design. If you are interested in an international program with a strong focus on conceptual thinking, project work and a combination of a theoretical dispute with real-world tasks then this is for you! We offer a four-semester program option as well as a two-semester option. -
MA
Full-time
English
01 Oct 2020
01 Sep 2020
Campus
 
HMKW
Berlin, Germany +2 More

The M.A. Communication Design is a future-proof program. It provides key competencies expected from creative heads in management positions, focusing on aesthetic production in ... +

The M.A. Communication Design is a future-proof program. It provides key competencies expected from creative heads in management positions, focusing on aesthetic production in advertising, marketing and visual communication. The aim is to master the entire design-oriented process of value creation both in theory and practice. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
4 - 6 semesters
English, German
Campus
 
ICN Business School
Nancy, France +2 More

This MSc in Luxuryand Design Managementis the result of cooperation between the 3 Schools of the Artem Alliance: École Nationale supérieure d'art de Nancy (School of Art), ICN ... +

This MSc in Luxuryand Design Managementis the result of cooperation between the 3 Schools of the Artem Alliance: École Nationale supérieure d'art de Nancy (School of Art), ICN Business School (School of Management) and MinesNancy (School of Engineering). -
MSc
Full-time
English, French
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Southern Denmark
Odense, Denmark

IT Product Design is a part of a fruitful environment at the Mads Clausen Institute where research and teaching are closely connected. The Design research...

IT Product Design is a part of a fruitful environment at the Mads Clausen Institute where research and teaching are closely connected. The Design research... -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Engineering
Glasgow, United Kingdom

This course includes two streams, MSc/PgDip Design Engineering with Sustainability and MSc/PgDip Design Engineering with Advanced Product Development. It aims to address the i ... +

This course includes two streams, MSc/PgDip Design Engineering with Sustainability and MSc/PgDip Design Engineering with Advanced Product Development. It aims to address the issues associated with a rapidly changing market and the demands for better, cheaper and personalized products developed within the shortest possible time. It will provide a thorough training in design theories and process models, design methods, design techniques, computer-supported product modeling, analysis, evaluation and digital and physical rapid prototyping of a design solution. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
9 - 24 months
English
Campus
 
Wings Wismar
Wismar, Germany

The professional part-time program is a design-based Master’s in lighting design offered by the Wismar University of Applied Sciences: Technology, Business, and Design (German ... +

The professional part-time program is a design-based Master’s in lighting design offered by the Wismar University of Applied Sciences: Technology, Business, and Design (Germany). The aim of our professional Master's course (taught in English) is to train lighting designers from around the world comprehensively. -
MA
Part-time
5 semesters
English
Nov 2020
Online
 

TIP! If you represent a school and want to add your programs to our listings, contact us here