Design, M.A. | University of Greenwich | City of London, United Kingdom
12 months
15100 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Study our exciting new MA Design at University of Greenwich, where you'll focus on research methods, inclusion and diversity in design. It's taught by a globally renowned team from across the creative industries.

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This MA Design at University of Greenwich is an innovative multidisciplinary programme with two endorsements (MA Spatial Design, MA Design Diplomacy). We focus on ideas and practices that use methods such as co-design to explore how design diversity can empower practice and generate research in new and exciting ways.

What you should know about this course

  • The course promotes and embeds the application and effective use of digital technologies into learning through design practice and research.

  • You have the option to pursue our main MA Design or one of our two specialist endorsements: MA Spatial Design or MA Design Diplomacy.

  • You will gain technical skills, including core front-end and back-end technologies and the principles of design.

  • You will extend the range of design-centred work experience and entrepreneurship activities.

  • You'll become familiar with the growing and fast-evolving body of knowledge within the discipline of design, especially Design Diversity and Inclusion.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Essential Professional and Academic Skills for Masters Students
  • Diversity and Inclusivity by Design 
  • Design Research Project 
  • Interdisciplinary Research Methods 
  • Social Engagement for Communication Design 
  • Product Design Engineering 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have an undergraduate degree at 2:1 or above in a relevant subject.
  • You may also be considered if you have a good honours degree in an area other than art and design, but you will need to present evidence of substantial work within the art and design field and an aptitude for working at Master's level.
  • We may also consider applicants without standard qualifications but with extensive and appropriate work experience.
  • You will need to submit a digital portfolio of your work and provide a personal statement and academic/professional references indicating your suitability for the course. You should also consider areas of interest that you could explore during your studies, prior to attending an interview.
  • Applicants with professional qualifications and/or industry experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time (per 30 credits) Home  £1500

Living costs for City of London

660 - 1140 GBP /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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