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Industrial Design

North Carolina State University

24 months
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29690 USD/year
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About

The Master of Industrial Design at North Carolina State University is intended as preparation for students assuming responsible roles in the profession of Industrial Design. 

Overview

Key facts

The Master of Industrial Design at North Carolina State University is intended as preparation for students assuming responsible roles in the profession of Industrial Design. Currently, within the profession and in industrial design education, this degree is considered the terminal industrial design degree. The program offers the Master of Industrial Design accredited by NASAD, and ranked among the top graduate programs in the US.

Students learn and practice design in a studio environment similar to professional design offices. Students methodically study peoples’ physical and cognitive experiences during their interaction with artifacts and services in order to discover user insights and create innovative solutions. During the design process, students are expected to creatively and critically contemplate the broader impact of their works on society and the world in addition to business and organizational implications.

The Industrial Design Program prepares students to be:

  • creative
  • practical
  • user-centered
  • aesthetics- focused
  • problem-solving
  • opportunity-exploring designers
  • design strategists
  • design leaders.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Studio
  • Materials & Processes I
  • Design Methods
  • Materials & Processes II
  • Industrial Design Project Preparation
  • Final Project Studio
  • Special Topics
  • Undergraduate Studio
  • Intermediated Digital Design Processes

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
    • Personal Statement
    • Three letters of recommendation
    • Transcripts
    • Interview/resume/essays
    • Proof of English Proficiency

Portfolio may include:

  • 10-15 examples of work
  • Examples of three-dimensional work
  • Development sketches to show process and concepts
  • Photographs, slides or computer output

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29690 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29690 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11702 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11702 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Raleigh

1085 - 1853 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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