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Communication Design

ESAD - College of Arts and Design

24 months
5478 EUR/year
3927 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Master's Degree in Communication Design from ESAD - College of Arts and Design encourages students to address the elements that constitute contemporary visual communication and its broader role in society with a critical eye.


The Communication Design course from ESAD - College of Arts and Design specially emphasizes practical design, supported by a theoretical and contextual study where clear research methodologies are used. It also enables students to engage in a deeper level of understanding communication and ideas, and develop an independent personal project-oriented research of these principles and apply them to significant and effective results.

Learning outcomes

Students who attend the course will have different backgrounds. We expect to have graphic designers, illustrators, web designers, design teachers, art directors, creative directors, architects and historians of art and design among the applicants. The common features to all students who attend the course is their effort to explore graphic design, how they convey the ideas and values, and their desire to know more about the area they chose.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contextual Studies 
  • Communication Project 
  • Communication Design Laboratory 
  • Design Case Studies 
  • Communication Design Practice 
  • Project/internship Report/dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Your general contact and personal information
  • Curriculum vitae / resume (pdf format)
  • A copy of your valid passport
  • A digital scan of your bachelor degree
  • Digital portfolio: prepare a document were you can include images of your concepts and products, experiences of research, design-related or not. sketches, unfinished or conceptual work can also be included. please make sure that you do not upload separate images, they require one pdf document for your portfolio.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5478 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5478 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3927 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3927 EUR per year during 24 months.


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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