Design, Master | Ningbo University | Ningbo, China
36 months
3135 USD/year
3135 USD/year
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The Master program in Design offered at Ningbo University has two research directions, one in Art Design and Its Historical Theory an one in Industrial Design and Its Theory.


What you will learn

The Art Design and Its Historical Theory direction of this Design program at Ningbo University is rooted in the study of art design theory of Eastern Zhejiang culture.

Based on the ancient culture of Eastern Zhejiang, it studies the artistic design and related cultural characteristics of utensils and human settlements in this region. It also draws on western classics and explores new design language from tradition.

The Industrial Design and Its Theory direction closely combines with local regional characteristics, studies industrial transformation and upgrading, product innovation design and its theory.

It co-constructs practice bases with nearly 20 enterprises and territories, such as BULL Electrical, Jiejie Tools, Beyond, Hefeng Chuangyi Plaza and Youngor, to form unique advantages in product innovation design and industrial countermeasures research.

Programme Structure

Topics in this course include:

  • Artistic design
  • Western classics
  • Industrial design
  • Product innovation design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

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

    • Foreign citizens with a valid ordinary passport and Bachelor's degree for master's program applicants, in good physical and mental health.
    • Application form with photo
    • A photocopy of passport
    • Highest degree and transcript (original copy or notarized copy)
    • Certificate of Non-criminal Record
    • Remittance receipt of the application fee
    • Good English language proficiency. For those whose native language is not English, please provide score report of English language test (e.g. TOEFL/IELTS/others).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3135 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3135 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    3135 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3135 USD per year during 36 months.
  • 20000 CNY/year

Living costs for Ningbo

3980 - 6290 CNY /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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