6 months
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14600 EUR/full
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About

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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Overview

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
  • Conduct studies related to the urban environment.
  • Prepare guidance and statements.
  • Site and area design and/or mobility design.
  • Facilitate collaborative processes for design in the urban environment.

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

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  •  ID (Spanish students) or Passport (international students) scanned
  •  University Diploma (Bachelor, Undergraduate Degree or equivalent) scanned
  •  Motivation Letter in the Postgraduate’s language
  •  CV in the Postgraduate’s language specifying languages level and computer skills
  •  Advanced knowledge of Spanish or English as appropriate. For courses taught in English requires an intermediate level, corresponding to a paper TOEFL 550 or IELTS 6,5. For courses in Spanish requires a level B2.  In case you don’t have any qualification, it will be necessary to assess your level through an in-person or Skype interview
  •  Portfolio for creative Postgraduates

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14600 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14600 EUR for the full programme during 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14600 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14600 EUR for the full programme during 6 months.

Living costs for Barcelona

770 - 1360 EUR /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.

Our partners

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