Study Design in Norway

Master's Degrees in
Design in Norway

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Studying Design

Design can fulfil functional as well as aesthetical purposes while also considering economical and social aspects. Design studies can have a very different focus and scale. Whereas industrial design is focused on designing products, urban design is considering the arrangement, appearance and functionality towns and cities.

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Studying in Norway

The UN consistently ranks Norway as having the highest standard of living in the world based largely on average levels of education and income, combined with expected length of lifetime.

8 Design Master's degrees in Norway

M.A. Design

The MA programme in Design at Bergen National Academy of the Arts offers practical, methodological as well as theoretical skills to work with design at an advanced level – functionally, aesthetically as well as ethically.

Master Design

The Master of Design at The Oslo School of Architecture and Design is a two-year programme taught in English. Students who complete the programme are well equipped for a professional career in design. Some students might also choose to pursue an academic career.

M.Sc. Engineering Design

The Masters Degree in Engineering Design is offered by the UIT the Arctic University of Norway. Engineering Design is design based on engineering science and includes knowledge about product design and computational technology.

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M.A. Fine Art

The Master’s Programme in Fine Art at Bergen Academy of Art and Design provides students with the artistic, methodological and theoretical tools to work in the field of contemporary art, and is designed to stimulate students’ deeper understanding of art and contemporary culture. The study programme is research-based, and the faculty members’ own research forms the basis for teaching.

M.Sc. Product and System Design

Advanced Maritime Operations are in the center of Western Norway’s shipping activities. The future for product- and system design is unlimited. You can be part of moulding the offshore-future with a Master’s Degree in Product and System Design offered by the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Ålesund.

NTNU in Ålesund
M.Sc. Ship Design

A ship is a very complex organism. Various systems act in concert to perform the different tasks a ship may be designed to carry out. Aalesund University College is situated in the middle of the worlds largest maritime cluster, and you will benefit from international and regional expertise. The Ship Design programme is offered by the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU).

NTNU in Ålesund
Master Product Design

The knowledge, skills and general competence that you develop through this Product Design study programme at Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences prepare you for working life as a design professional in a wide variety of positions. Many graduates establish their own business, and the study programme also acts as a stepping stone to further studies at PhD level.

Faculty of Technology, Art and Design