This Design and Innovation programme at the Atlantic Technological University was developed by a cross-disciplinary team in GMIT, using expertise from Engineering, Design and Creative Arts, and Business led by the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering.
The Masters is delivered primarily online, using a blended learning approach, and is 100% project-based with no exams.
Expertise developed through the programme will enhance your career in a variety of industries ranging from technology and agri-food to design, medtech, manufacturing, the service industry and the public sector.
Why should I do this Masters?
Upskill for leadership roles in design and innovation
Enhance your organisation’s capacity to innovate in products, services and processes
Future-proof your career and your organisation
Suitable for Industry, Services and Public Bodies
Inspired by the Stanford d. School's Design Thinking philosophy
Meets national and international needs
Graduates of this Masters can expect opportunities in the following areas:
Leadership Roles in Design and Innovation
New Product or Service Introduction Management
Project Management in Product and Service sectors
Strategic Marketing and Market Research
Research & Development Management
- Applied Design Thinking Principles and Processes
- Product and Service Processes
- Research Methods for Design and Innovation
- Design Innovation Project
- Dissertation in Design and Innovation
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesDesign Innovation Management General Engineering & Technology View 16 other Masters in Innovation Management in Ireland
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H 2.2 Level 8 degree in Engineering, Design, Science, Business, Computer Science or related disciplines
Candidates with experience in the area will be considered for entry using RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning)
International6000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12000 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
EU/EEA3000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6000 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
Living costs for Galway
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.