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24680 USD/year
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About

The Master of Design from Auckland University of Technology is a research degree aimed at developing your design expertise and empowering your decision-making.

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Overview

Specialising in industrial design, fashion design and textile design, communication design, digital design or spatial design, you will work on interdisciplinary projects. Implementing creative research strategies, and continuing to develop expertise in your chosen field, you will contribute to a vibrant, collaborative design culture.

Opportunities

Through this Master of Design degree from Auckland University of Technology you will advance your creative research skills, become ethically responsible and socially aware, and develop an understanding of the implications of working across cultural, social, and industrial contexts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods
  • Design Research Project
  • Ethics in Research
  • Directed Studies Project 
  • Reading Paper
  • Collaborative Design 
  • Coding for Artists and Designers
  • Contextual Review
  • Design Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International Students: Applications will be processed up to the start of the semester depending on programme availability.

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
58 (required)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Design or equivalent with a B grade average or higher in the papers at level 7 or above
  • Applicants may be required to submit a portfolio of work and attend a selection interview

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24680 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    5818 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5818 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • Domestic: NZ$8,711
    • International: NZ$36,962

Funding

 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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