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Design for Business

University of Dundee

12 months
Duration
19900 GBP/year
8350 GBP/year
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About

Through a mixture of theory and practice offered by the MSc Design for Business programme from the University of Dundee, you will learn to use design thinking to innovate, transform businesses, and realise your leadership potential.

Overview

Design has a transformative effect on the world around us. This impact cuts across culture, business, the environment and the economy. 

The MSc Design for Business programme from the University of Dundee will give you an understanding of this impact and how you can shape it.

Using an interdisciplinary approach, the course will enable you to approach design strategically and enhance your knowledge and understanding of design management, service design, enterprise and entrepreneurship.

You will gain new perspectives on products and services, processes, new ways of working, managing innovation and stakeholders. 

By using design thinking and other design research methods to help understand and empathise with users, you will be able to make better informed business decisions, in marketing, organisational change and enhanced customer engagement.

Careers

You could go on to a successful career within:

  • professional design
  • design consultancy
  • service design
  • design-led, change-managers in private and public sector
  • product & marketing management
  • leadership and management roles in the private, public and voluntary sector
  • management organisations
  • business enterprises
  • entrepreneurship and start-ups
  • further academic/doctoral study

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Marketing Management and Strategy 
  • Design Thinking: Insights to Innovation
  • Changing Populations 
  • Leadership & Culture
  • Service Prototyping
  • Business Enterprise & Entrepreneurship

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Honours Degree at 2.1 or above in an Arts, Humanities, Social Science, or Management related discipline. Applicants with other qualifications or relevant professional experience will also be considered.
  • You will also need to submit a proposal for an innovative design or business idea. It will be requested on receipt of your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8350 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Dundee

787 - 1494 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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