47 Masters Programs in Interaction Design

A masters degree in interaction design is a post graduate degree program that teaches advanced concepts in the interaction and computer application usability. With the modern generation using computers and computer applications to run almost everything in their lives, the need to understand these applications and to develop applications that are user friendly is on the rise. This masters program f… Read more

A masters degree in interaction design is a post graduate degree program that teaches advanced concepts in the interaction and computer application usability. With the modern generation using computers and computer applications to run almost everything in their lives, the need to understand these applications and to develop applications that are user friendly is on the rise. This masters program fits perfectly in the jig saw puzzle. The program focuses on computer technology and usability problems faced by computer users globally; consequently teaching the students the methodologies needed to solve these problems.

Emergent technologies are used to teach students on the design concepts and designing for the future. The program is an interesting one as it needs the students to be taught using the latest and most relevant technologies in order to be able to easily adapt to the ever changing technologies. This makes the course challenging but attractive too. Interaction design programs, taught to students enrolled in the program, train them on the skills they need to nurture the existing and emergent technologies in order to achieve success in the commercial and cultural applications.

Interaction technology is changing and students have the opportunity to learn the most recent cutting edge technologies; that have been infused with the latest technological innovation and a design thinking that is human centered. Interest and demand for the masters program in interaction design is on the increase globally and therefore, the career opportunities available for graduates are numerous; graduates can find jobs in the following fields: business, industry, education, health, media, defense and government.

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SUPSI
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 ... +

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. -
Master
Full-time
2 semesters
English
14 Sep 2020
31 Mar 2020
Campus
 
Harbour Space
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 ... +

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. -
Master
Full-time
English
Campus
 
BARCELONA TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL
Barcelona, Spain

The new economy is digital. Every single day new business models, services, and digital solutions appear in our lives with a common need, to understand and improve how users i ... +

The new economy is digital. Every single day new business models, services, and digital solutions appear in our lives with a common need, to understand and improve how users interact with them. UX creates empathy between people and technology putting users first. Only a deep understanding of human behavior permits to optimize usability thanks to experiencing design and innovation. With the Master in User Experience Design, you will develop the most demanded UX skills while you discover in first person the innovative vision of user-centered technology design. -
Master
Full-time
9 months
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, USA

This program is designed to prepare working professionals and recent college graduates to expand their careers into the rapidly moving fields of User Experience Design (UX) an ... +

This program is designed to prepare working professionals and recent college graduates to expand their careers into the rapidly moving fields of User Experience Design (UX) and Interaction Design (IxD). -
MSc
Full-time
18 months
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design
Kowloon, Hong Kong

The Interaction Design specialism is directed at students with a passion for people and technology, who have a curiosity about the future and want to shape how information is ... +

The Interaction Design specialism is directed at students with a passion for people and technology, who have a curiosity about the future and want to shape how information is accessed and used, how environments might change based on need, or how embedded information in products support use. -
Master
Full-time
English
31 Aug 2020
24 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Harrisburg University
Harrisburg, USA

The 36-semester hour graduate program in Human-Centered Interaction Design intends to promote the human-centered collaborative mindsets that are part of the 21st-century push ... +

The 36-semester hour graduate program in Human-Centered Interaction Design intends to promote the human-centered collaborative mindsets that are part of the 21st-century push to design-driven business frameworks. The HCID master’s program is interdisciplinary, bringing together the application of knowledge drawn from the social and behavioral sciences, information science, software engineering, and project management. -
MSc
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
2 years
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
IAAD Istituto D'Arte Applicata e Design
Turin, Italy

IAAD Master in New Media and Interaction Design has been conceived to help fill the gaps in the current educational system regarding this very strategic sector, answering the ... +

IAAD Master in New Media and Interaction Design has been conceived to help fill the gaps in the current educational system regarding this very strategic sector, answering the growing demand from companies, private and public organization for professionals with specific and diversified skills linked to the development and the new opportunities of the digital world. -
Master
Full-time
9 months
English, Italian
Campus
 
Victoria University of Wellington
Wellington, New Zealand

The MUXD is a Wellington ICT Graduate School programme delivered by the School of Design at Victoria University of Wellington.

The MUXD is a Wellington ICT Graduate School programme delivered by the School of Design at Victoria University of Wellington. -
Master
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Umeå Institute of Design - Umeå University
Umeå, Sweden

The MA in Interaction Design Programme deals with the relation between people and Information Technology with particular focus on the interaction between product and user.

The MA in Interaction Design Programme deals with the relation between people and Information Technology with particular focus on the interaction between product and user. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Escuela Superior de Diseño ESDi
Sabadell, Spain

The Master in Interface Design and User Experience (Master UI / UX) is projected as a result of the need to train personnel qualified professional in the field of design of in ... +

The Master in Interface Design and User Experience (Master UI / UX) is projected as a result of the need to train personnel qualified professional in the field of design of information systems for the various interactive devices currently on the market TIC. -
Master
Part-time
Spanish
Campus
 
Estonian Academy of Arts
Tallinn, Estonia

The MA in Interaction Design program focuses on human-centered design. The ongoing evolution of smart consumer technology has increased the need for well-designed intuitive us ... +

The MA in Interaction Design program focuses on human-centered design. The ongoing evolution of smart consumer technology has increased the need for well-designed intuitive user interfaces and experiences. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Feb 2020
29 Feb 2020
Campus
 
HDK - Academy of Design and Crafts - University of Gothenburg
Gothenburg, Sweden

The master’s programme in Embedded Design encourages you to critically reflect upon your role as an embedded designer and meet the growing demand for innovative and disruptive ... +

The master’s programme in Embedded Design encourages you to critically reflect upon your role as an embedded designer and meet the growing demand for innovative and disruptive design. You will become a maker of change and will learn to develop companies, organizations, and institutions by using a strategic and artistic design practice. The programme prepares you to follow both conventional and unconventional design careers, able to work as a collaborative partner while actively taking a critical stance and disrupting the status quo. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
15 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Malmö University
Malmö, Sweden

Interaction design concerns the design of digital artifacts and digitally mediated communication, with a focus on user experience. Interaction design is a rapidly changing dis ... +

Interaction design concerns the design of digital artifacts and digitally mediated communication, with a focus on user experience. Interaction design is a rapidly changing discipline, and we maintain the relevance of our education by working with real-world design cases and outside clients that include local industry partners, as well as cultural and civic organizations. -
Master
Full-time
English
31 Aug 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
03 Feb 2020
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
15 Jan 2020
Campus