12 months
9990 EUR/year
9990 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Lighting Design and Technology programme offered at POLI.design - Milan (Italy) aims at forming professionals able to follow the productive process of lighting in interiors, urban exteriors, museum environments, residential and show, paying attention to the analysis of methods, organizating a realization of lighting.

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The Specializing Master in  Lighting Design and Technology from POLI.design - Milan (Italy) is an innovative professional profile with advanced competences in the main lighting design activities, indoor and outdoor, from residential spaces and retail areas to museum and temporary exhibitions and lighting shows. 

Key facts:

These professionals will be able to insert both in the lighting companies and professional offices, as well as in the technical departments of the civil service. In the lighting companies they will be able to carry design, realisation and control of the lighting installations. In the professional offices - architecture, industrial and lighting design - they will support the architectural planning (retail environments, entertainment and sport areas, residential spaces, museum, exhibit design) to develop stage-managing abilities in lighting installations. 

Also, they will be able to support and coordinate the whole process of lighting design: from the planning to the realisation and from the test step to the light control management systems, within the norms in force both in civil service sphere and in private and professional fields.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory and technology of light 
  • Tools and methods of lighting design
  • CAD for lighting 
  • Lighting culture and practice of lighting design 
  • Project work: lighting for the show 
  • Project work: lighting for the hospitality 
  • Project work: exterior lighting 
  • Project work: lighting for the cultural heritage
  • Project work: interior lighting for retail 
  • Professional empowerment 
  • Internship 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • for Italian / foreign citizens with a qualification obtained in Italy within 16 August 
  • for Extra U.E. citizens within 17 July 






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

The Specialising Master is open to applicants who have a university degree (Laurea, equivalent to a Bachelor of Science) under the old or the new educational system or a Laurea Magistrale (equivalent to a Master of Science) under the new educational system in Architecture, Engineering and Design, and to applicants with equivalent qualifications

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9990 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9990 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9990 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9990 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


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