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Transportation Design

Umea University

24 months
Duration
14224 EUR/year
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About

Transportation is an essential and integral part of any society, with population growth and environmental problems creating challenges the transportation industry must address with new and innovative solutions at the Transportation Design at the Umea University.

Overview

During your studies you learn how to work with conceptual ideas through projects in collaboration with external partners.

Project work with external parters

The Transportation Design programme from Umea University combines theoretical and creative workshops and intensive skill development. A great deal of time is devoted to project work in collaboration with external partners like research institutions or design department from different companies. During training, the student receives constant feedback from experienced industrial designers working in the industry. All instruction is in English.

Career Opportunities

Following their degrees our students are frequently employed in major global corporations like Volvo Cars, Volvo Trucks, Scania, Geely, Toyota, BMW, Audi, Volkswagen, Bentley, Kia Motors as well as design consultancies like Semcon, Kiska and Cliff Design.

During your education you have the opportunity to enrol in industry placements (internships) which will help you develop your professional skills as well as your own network in preparation for the design career.

Depending on their performance and professional experience upon completion of the studies, our students often will join these companies as junior, senior or freelance designers.

Further studies?

Following your degree you can enter PhD studies and follow an academic career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Skills & Techniques
  • CAID 1&2
  • Storytelling in Design
  • Vehicle Interior Design
  • Future Mobility

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree, in industrial design or equivalent subject area which should include at least 60 ECTS credits in the field of Design + Portfolio. 
  • Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14224 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14224 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • Application fee SEK900 
  • Tuition fee, first instalment SEK146,250 
  • Total fee SEK585,000

Living costs for Umeå

7125 - 11770 SEK /month
Living costs

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

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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