12 months
10000 EUR/year
10000 EUR/year
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The Specializing Master in User Experience Psychology at POLI.design - Milan (Italy) aims at forming professionals able to create and assess digital experiences across a range of platforms and in a wide spectrum of industrial domains, drawing on cutting-edge research and leading international experts in the field.

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The Specializing Master in User Experience Psychology at POLI.design - Milan (Italy) aims at helping participants pursue successful careers in UX, by identifying project works and field experiences that are best suited to their skillset and professional attitudes.

The goal of the training is to form professionals who are able to combine high-level competences in design (research, prototyping, conceptual development and evaluation) and the psychological ability of understanding user’s needs and expectations.

The course puts a strong emphasis on the acquisition of practical skills and is informed by state-of-the art developments in UX and user-centered design.

Employment Opportunities

The course is intended for students with different backgrounds, who share the interest and passion towards delivering excellent user experiences.

Job titles include:

  • User Experience Designer
  • UX Researcher
  • Interaction Designer
  • UX specialist
  • Product designer
  • Usability analyst

Programme Structure

User experience research: principles, methods and techniques for understanding and modelling users’ needs

  • UX basics
  • Principles of user experience design
  • Methods and tools of user research: planning and execution of interviews, ethnographic research, shadowing techniques, creating a personas, storyboard and customer journey map

User experience practices: theoretical and practical design skills

  • Principles of humancentered design, usability heuristics, interaction design basics
  • Design tools: Agile methodologies (user story, use case, sitemapping, user flow, wireframing, prototyping, handoff)

User experience evaluation

  • Qualitative and quantitative assessment methods
  • Planning and executing a research protocol
  • Design evaluation: techniques and tools (usability testing, A/B test, remote monitoring)

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

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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

  • Updated CV in English
  • Motivation letter
  • For applicants whose first language is not English, or have not completed a degree programme taught in the English language, an English certificate (minimum B2) is required
  • Publications (e.g. articles, books, etc.)
  • Academic honors, letters of reference, are considered as additional documents although submission is not compulsory

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Milano

850 - 1450 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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