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This Master of Arts program is centered on the methodologies and processes that determine the design and the success of innovative products.

In this specialization course the methodological, technological and culturalaspects, as well as the subjects of marketing, communications and management, interact to arrive at a well thought out projects, designed by a professional who has all the critical and managerial competences of a designer immersed in a contemporary reality and able to foresee and interpret future contexts.

For this reason, emphasis is placed on ecological and sustainable design as well as the study of more advanced visual representation techniques.


Course objectives

  • Development of a highly specialized professional figure able to interact in a marketplace that is in continuing evolution
  • Increased and in-depth study of the techniques covered in the bachelor’s program
  • Project development in a conscious and technologically advanced manner
  • In-depth study of design processes, methods and technologies
  • Project management with a design approach that foresees strong eco-sustainability


Admission Requirements

Requirements for admission and documents to submit for enrollment



National and EU Students

  • Enrolment fee (1st year only): 1.500 Euro
  • Tuition fee (yearly): 8.960 Euro
  • DSU regional tax (yearly): 140 Euro

International Extra-EU Students

  • Enrolment fee (1st year only): 1.700 Euro
  • Tuition fee (yearly): 9.280 Euro
  • DSU regional tax (yearly): 140 Euro

Educational path

First year

  • Design methodology (6 ECTS)
  • Technology of new materials (8 ECTS)
  • Design (12 ECTS)
  • Design Culture (6 ECTS)
  • Layout and visualization techniques (6 ECTS)
  • Light Design (8 ECTS)
  • Model building / Prototyping (6 ECTS)
  • Elective (6 ECTS)


Second year

  • Design (12 ECTS)
  • Design system (6 ECTS)
  • Graphic Design (6 ECTS)
  • Photography (6 ECTS)
  • 3-D Rendering (6 ECTS)
  • Design management (6 ECTS)
  • Ecodesign (10 ECTS)
  • Final project (10 ECTS)