12 months
12500 EUR/year
12500 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Specializing Master in Design for Public Spaces from POLI.design - Milan (Italy) is a training program for public spaces designers in contemporary cities that comprehend theory, research, design and practical training. 

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The Specializing Master in Design for Public Spaces from POLI.design - Milan (Italy) is proposed to train professionals to be able to develop projects of scenarios, processes and forms of open spaces, symbolic places in which the community can recognize itself.

We are experiencing an unprecedented moment of urban and demographic growth and cities are facing important social, economic and cultural issues. We deal with the challenge of shaping spaces that respond to new collective needs and offer multiple opportunities for use.


The program allows students to qualify to work in the private and public sector, both as freelance consultants and as integrated in complex organizations such as:

  • architectural firms, engineering companies, urban infrastructure design companies
  • companies operating in the production of materials, furnishings, equipment for outdoor spaces
  • agencies operating in the development of strategies for communication and urban marketing
  • agencies operating in the sector of cultural enhancement or organization of events
  • companies operating in the redevelopment and enhancement of abandoned tertiary and commercial industrial areas
  • public administrations acting as managers of public works and urban furniture 
  • associations and non-profit organizations that operate internationally in urban regeneration processes or in developing contexts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design for Contemporary Urban Interiors
  • Equipment and furniture, materials and technologies
  • Public space and social engagement: processes and action
  • Events and temporary settings
  •  Fundamentals of Public Space
  • New Technologies and Public Space

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • for Italian / foreign citizens with a qualification obtained in Italy within 2nd March 
  • for Extra U.E. citizens within February




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 Specializing Master is reserved for candidates who have a Degree in Interior Design, Architecture, Interior Architecture, Engineering, Interior Design, Scenography, Fine Arts. 
  • For foreign applicants, equivalent qualifications in their respective studies will be considered.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


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.

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Our partners

Design for Public Spaces
POLI.design - Milan (Italy)