24 months
7200 EUR/year
5600 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Design in a broader sense – meaning all creative solutions as a whole- is indispensable in today’s global economics. The Art and Design Management program is offered at Budapest Metropolitan University.

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If you would like to be a cultural manager, if you are independent if you have entrepreneurship affinity, and good organizational skills and if you have a good style both in writing and speaking. We expect both graduates from art and design programs and design and art theory students. Also, we would love you in our program if you are coming from the field of economics or technology, but interested in the management of businesses in the field of culture. The Art and Design Management program is offered at Budapest Metropolitan University .

Key Features 

  • Design in a broader sense - meaning all creative solutions as a whole - is indispensable in today’s global economics. 
  • The design and creative thinking of the global product structure and national and international relations of for-profit and non-profit actors of the art sector require professionals who are familiar with contemporary social and art theories, design thinking, art and design scenes and trends all over the world.

What can you study?

  • Project management and skills focusing on practice orientation 
  • Cooperation techniques 
  • Flexible knowledge: knowledge on the contemporary art and design scene combined with entrepreneurial skills 

Programme Structure

The first year: 

  • Foundation subjects- mostly in theory 
  • Contemporary art and design scene, institutional system 
  • Insight in various projects (expos, festivals design studios) 
  • Development of writing and presentation skills 
  • Institution-specific skills e.g. exhibition, film festival theatre management 

The second year: 

  • Economic knowledge and management skills 


  • Curatorial studies
  • Fashion studies

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • IELTS min. 6 

  • Bachelor’s degree from a relevant field 
  • CV and motivation letter  

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    7200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3600 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2800 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Budapest

172338 - 268251 HUF /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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