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Design and Technology Futures

Tallinn University of Technology

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
3300 EUR/year
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About

Design and Technology Futures at Tallinn University of Technology is built on the notion that a deep understanding of modern technology, an appreciation of cultural diversity, and a creative mind-set are the main driving forces of any successful innovation. It is a transdisciplinary programme merging the competencies and skills of technology and design.

Overview

Design and Technology Futures at Tallinn University of Technology is combining education and innovation into an enabling platform which at one hand collaborates with industry and government partners to search new ways out from the modern complex challenges and on the other hand, engages students with new and unique experiences out of their comfort zones in order to create innovation and new thinking. To find out what the future might be.

The challenges in the program are presented in an open format, encouraging students’ personal creative development and self-expression.

Why this programme?

  • The programme offers an opportunity to acquire integrated practical and theoretical knowledge in design-driven innovation with an ability to spark, lead and perform future-oriented tech-intensive product, and service concept development;
  • D&TF collaborates with industry and governmental partners to develop possible solutions to complex modern challenges;
  • The teaching staff has extraordinarily rich theoretical knowledge and practical experience;
  • Students have the possibility to take part in various environmental research projects.

Future Career

Entrepreneurs, innovation leaders, product and service developers and managers who are able to work in a wide scope of creative integrated development teams and run design-driven innovation projects integrating together the technological possibilities provided by industry with opportunities found on the market and in the society.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering for Natural Scientists
  • Internet of Things for Industry
  • Production Engineering - Planning and Control
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Venture Creation
  • Design for Sustainability
  • Problems of 20th and 21st century Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
72
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).
5.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Please note that you must submit your education documents in digital form by the application deadline. In case you are unable to submit the final Diploma, you should include your most recent transcript (Diploma may be submitted later). The Admissions office needs this to pre-evaluate your eligibility for a given programme.

  • Students for TalTech international study programmes are admitted based on the admission threshold. The maximum score for all examination parts is 10 points. An applicant who receives the minimum of 5 points is admitted.
Programme specific requirements: 
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in technology, design, or any other field of innovation studies. Professional experiences in those fields will be taken into consideration
  • Motivation letter
  • Portfolio
  • Online interview

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3300 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3300 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

  • Tuition fee waiver scholarship
  • A tuition fee waiver is a non-monetary scholarship granted automatically to the best candidates according to the points earned in the course of admission. Scholarship is awarded for the whole study period. 

    • Performance scholarship

    Students can apply for performance scholarship. The amount of the scholarship is 100 € (euros) per month. First-year students can apply from the second semester. 

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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