12 months
3800 EUR/year
2900 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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By taking the Space and Service Design (English) programme from Thomas More you will expand your professional network with weekly Master Classes from industry experts and challenge yourself through collaborations with design agencies on real-life design projects.

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  • Are you ready to use your design skills to create products, services and communication systems that have impact?
  • Many of today’s social, cultural and economic challenges can be solved with future-proof, inclusive services.
  • Build on your BA or MA in design (industrial, product, graphic, etc.) or architecture with this fully accredited (60 ECTS) international postgraduate programme.
  • Use your own, personal vision to add sustainable value to public spaces and improve the accessibility and user experience of the clients of public services.
  • Learn and apply research-led, user-centred design methodologies to create solutions to real, socially oriented design challenges.
  • Make tangible differences as a proactive and socially aware agent of change in your community.
  • Transform your design career or business aspirations to new heights via this one-year programme in service design developed in collaboration with the Department of Interior Design & Architecture.

After Graduation

Once you have completed your postgraduate, there is the opportunity to extend this to a Space and Service Design (English) programme from Thomas More .

Space and Service Design graduates can enrol in a short-track master's programme in English at our partner university Jiangnan University in China.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Space & Service Design
  • Future Proof Designer 
  • SSD Master Classses 
  • Design & Research
  • Space & Service Design Final project 
  • Professional Experience

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no deadlines for EEA candidates. 


IELTS admission requirements IELTS




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

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

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Thomas More and/or in Belgium, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

Students who already obtained a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Design or Architecture in Belgium, in other EEA-members and non EEA-members states can apply for the Postgraduate in Space & Service Design programme,  for example:

Ba/Ma Interior Design

Ba/Ma Service Design 

Ba/Ma Interior Architecture

Ba/Ma Environmental Design

Ba/Ma Architecture/ Urban Planning...

Ba/Ma Multimedia/Cross-media/Visual communication/Graphic Design/Digital Design... 

Ba/Ma Product Design / Industrial Design / Product development...

Ba/ Banaba/ Ma Furniture Design

Ba/Ma Design

Ba/Ma UX/UI Design

Ba/Ma Innovation Management 

Additional conditions

  • Digital portfolio
  • Motivation letter (stating why you would like to join the postgraduate programme) which will be assessed by the study counselors committee.
  • cv (resume) 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3800 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2900 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Mechelen

700 - 1210 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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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