24 months
14466 EUR/year
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The Product Design master's programme from Jönköping University is a full-time, two-year master's programme (120 credits) which focuses on conceptualization and realization of products from conceiving the first product ideas to specifying the manufacturing of them. 

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The Product Design master's programme from Jönköping University  is ideal for students who love to develop new product and improve existing ones. The programme takes a holistic approach to product realization incorporating all life-cycle aspects of it from design to manufacturing to use and finally remanufacturing, reuse or recycling. Students get to be creative and develop new product ideas and concepts and to visualise them and test their functions using both virtual models and physical prototypes. The programme highlights the importance of successful manufacturing so the integration between design and manufacturing play an important role.

After graduation

Students will after graduation be able to have leading the roles in the development of new or improved products, considering the needs and wants of the customers. They will be able to analyze product proposals and to specify how to manufacture them and make assessments of the expected sustainability during the life-cycle of the proposed products.

Graduates from the program will also be able to take on the task of improving the product development process in companies and proposing how to improve knowledge reuse and to make the product development more efficient. In addition to the creative aspects of the programme, engineering analyses are also trained, involving for example structural analysis and optimization.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Integrated Product Realization
  • Design Philosophy and Practice
  • Digitalization and Automation in Engineering Processes
  • Advanced CAD
  • Integrated Product and Production Development
  • Numerical Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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120 ECTS


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Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The applicant must hold the minimum of a bachelor’s degree (i.e the equivalent of 180 ECTS credits at an accredited university) with at least 90 credits in mechanical engineering, civil engineering (with relevant courses in construction), or equivalent. The bachelor’s degree should comprise a minimum of 15 credits in mathematics, 7.5 credits in CAD and 15 credits of independent, theoretical based work, i.e. a thesis or the equivalent. Proof of English proficiency is required. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14466 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28933 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • For the first semester: 75000 SEK
  • Total tuition fee: 300000 SEK
Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students.

Living costs for Jönköping

7360 - 10800 SEK /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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