• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
This Masters in Design Management programme at Heriot-Watt Dubai has been developed to help those in the design and creative industries to use their design knowledge in a wide range of business contexts as well as learning new management and research skills suited to today’s industry needs.

About

It addresses the need for design and creative industry professionals to reinforce their creative design thinking and process with solid business knowledge.

Career

Whether students are from an interior design, fashion, graphic design, media, product design or engineering background, the Design Management programme at Heriot-Watt Dubai benefits learners with a specific masters degree that underpins key subjects in marketing and business to move their career forward into areas of management for their individual disciplines and companies.

Accreditation

The Dubai Campus is accredited by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) and fully licensed to teach its degrees in Dubai.  All graduates receive a British degree that is accredited by Royal Charter in the UK.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design Thinking
  • Sustainable Design and management
  • Design Management
  • Research Methods
  • Design Tech Innovation
  • Human Resource Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • In order for us to assess your suitability for the programme you have applied for, you need to submit various supporting documents. You can view the documents you are required to submit and upload them by logging into your application account.
  • We will accept scanned documents at the application stage, but you may be asked to provide original copies of your documents at a later date.
  • You may delay an offer being made to you if you do not submit your supporting documents as soon as you can.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18456 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18451 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    18456 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18451 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
AED 75600

Living costs for Dubai

  • 5300 - 9200 AED/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

  • A special International Student Scholarship of up to 50% of the tuition fee will be offered to a maximum of 50 students.
  • This scholarship will be open to all applicants for any of the foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
  • These scholarships will be awarded based on a range of criteria including merit, sports, service to community/industry etc.
  • Students who are awarded the International Student Scholarship are expected to voluntarily contribute to the University’s marketing efforts in their respective countries. 

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