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This Master of Arts program in Graphic design follows an academic process developed with the view of giving ample space both to graphic design and to communication seen in a wider vision, comprehensive of various expressive techniques.

The subjects covered are linked to the industrial and business culture, as well as to those specific to a creative process.

Thus the course involves in-depth investigation into design methodology, applied arts, advertising and communication. Innovative technologies are used to develop projects in brand design, packaging and web design.

Emphasis is given to the creative and coordination activities inherent in Art Direction. The combination of knowledge acquired form a professional figure able to move with agility and assurance in the complex contemporary marketplace.


Course objectives

  • In-depth knowledge of design methodology;
  • Acquisition of new graphic and artistic representation techniques;
  • Development of a professional figure who demonstrates flexibility and posseses specific competences;
  • Analysis and development of various kinds of projects for industries and products.


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)
  • History of applied arts (6 ECTS)
  • Communications and advertising (10 ECTS)
  • Graphic Design (12 ECTS)
  • Photography (6 ECTS)
  • Web design (8 ECTS)
  • Art Direction (6 ECTS)
  • Elective (6 ECTS)


Second year

  • Design methodology (6 ECTS)
  • Graphic design (12 ECTS)
  • Phenomenology of contemporary arts (6 ECTS)
  • Brand Design (8 ECTS)
  • Packaging (12 ECTS)
  • 3-D Animation (6 ECTS)
  • Final project (10 ECTS)


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