The design programme educates leading practitioners of the discipline. AHO is internationally respected and a preferred partner among the world’s leading universities.
The Master of Design at The Oslo School of Architecture and Design has a broad approach to design that emphasises the relevance and importance of design within contemporary society. It promotes design that actively shapes industry, organisations and daily life. The programme is founded on an Industrial Design tradition, but today equally includes Interaction Design, Service Design and Systems Oriented Design.
Within this two-year Master, students can either specialise within these directions, or chose a hybrid route. During the studies, students collaborates with industry partners and take part in the school’s research activities.
This programme reflects the emerging fields of design that respond to:
- societal challenges
- new technologies and increased complexity by creating services
- products and interactions that delight
- improve and challenge.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Interaction Design
- Service Design
- Systems oriented Design
- Digital fabrication, technologies and processes
- Design management: innovation and entrepreneurship
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
• Digital portfolio with 5 -10 design projects accompanied by project descriptions• CV• Motivation letter (max 500 words)• Transcript of records and diploma from previous education, in Norwegian or English (certified translator)• Documentation of satisfactory knowledge of English
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Oslo
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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Updated over a year ago
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