6 months
15400 EUR/full
15400 EUR/full
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The Master in Design for Urban Environment - IED Barcelona at Istituto Europeo Di Design (IED) trains professionals to take part in the process of urban transformation by designing ideas that help to reinforce the social, cultural and economic fabric of 21st century cities.

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The Master in Design for Urban Environment - IED Barcelona at  Istituto Europeo Di Design (IED)  focusses mainly on the following lines of work: design for sustainable development, social inclusion to empower citizens in the face of social challenges, governance, cooperation, e-democracy, open data and transparency, as well as design to tackle urban mobility issues and contribute to people’s safety.

Urban environments are currently facing significant challenges, which calls for professionals who know about the past, understand the present and can anticipate the future to think up solutions in collaboration with their inhabitants and the people in charge of managing them. 

Student profile

Professionals and recent graduates who are interested in continuing their studies in order to acquire skills in strategic urban design and become involved in urban design projects from a multidisciplinary and cross-disciplinary perspective.

Product, visual communication and interior designers, architects and management/marketing professionals, among others.

Professionals interested in exploring the intersection of design, social innovation and public policies.

Job opportunities

  • The students will be able to work in public/private entities in some of the following areas/functions:
  • Lead urban regeneration processes.
  • Urban design consultancy.
  • Urban design process management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Tools For The Critical Analysis
  • Tools To Make Strategic Diagnoses 
  • Tools For Planning Proposals 
  • Tools To Conduct Work As A Positive Element
  • Tools To Propose And Implement Specific Design Solutions

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission Process

  • Verify the admission requirements and fee structure
  •  Start the Online Admission Process
  •  Prepare and send the required documents
  • Admission Interview
  • Enrolment
  •  Matriculation
For more information, please visit programme website.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15400 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15400 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    15400 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15400 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.


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Design for Urban Environment - IED Barcelona
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