M.A. On Campus

Graphic Design Practice

Technological University Dublin

12 months
13500 EUR/year
7400 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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A masters degree programme covering the area of professional graphic design practice. The aim of this Graphic Design Practice course offered by Dublin Institute Of Technology is to equip design graduates with the necessary skills and competencies needed to work effectively as design professionals.


The course is designed to augment strong creative and visual skills obtained at undergraduate level with the skills, competencies and expertise required to work successfully in the design industry.

This MA in Graphic Design Practice offered by Dublin Institute Of Technology combines contemporary education practices, meaningful industry links and excellent facilities to deliver this unique programme. It combines research, practical studio work and the development of relevant technology and entrepreneurial skills.

Input from leading design industry professionals is central to the delivery of the programme. This ensures that participants will understand the context of creativity and design within professional design practice. Each practical studio project will be governed by an industry expert in a relevant field. Apart from creative importance, design projects will emphasise the development of team working, project management and communication skills. Skills that are essential in order to lead in today's competitive and demanding design industry.

Career Opportunities

Former students have proved highly successful in finding full-time work in the design industry. Some students have gone on to work in the education sector and a considerable number have set up their own businesses. Most have taken up full-time positions shortly after graduating.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Creative Practice
  • Design Management
  • Prepress and Printing Technology
  • Design Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants should have obtained at least a 2.2 honours degree in a design or related discipline. If requested, applicants may be required to attend for interview and/or submit a portfolio of work demonstrating maturity and a readiness to undertake postgraduate studies. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13500 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7400 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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