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Tuition fee €3,500 per semester
Application fee €150 one-time
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metubudapest.hu/programs/design-ma 

Overview

This is for you if beside functionality you consider important the visual appearance of an object and you are ready to think on advanced level about industrial design, ergonomics, production technologies, relation between objects and their environment as a complex system.

During your studies you are free to design furniture pieces, hand tools, vehicles, labor-saving devices or complex customer service systems. With the aid of your creativity you can imagine and work out objects and environments of the future, such as robots and digital technology-based tools and devices. You will get familiar with current trends in industrial and product design. In addition, you can improve your skills in handmade and computer-based 3D modelling, 3D printing and persuasive presentation techniques.

Programme structure

First Year

You will improve your knowledge related to industrial and concept design methodology
You will develop 2D and 3D software skills
You will get familiar with research based, problem-solving design process


Second year

You will design object systems, using environmentally responsible thinking
You will have the opportunity to collaborate with companies in order to get familiar with the real market environment
You will get familiar with 3D printing technologies


What can you study with us?

- up-to-date design methods and procedures

- industrial design related practical and theoretical knowledge

- 2D and 3D computer graphics skills

- high-level presentation and debate skills

- design strategy, design management and legal knowledge

- problem recognition and solving, critical approach to design challenges

- current trends of design


Main topics:

Product design, reuse, recycling, redesign, eco design, life circle design, C2C design, inclusive design for all, co-design, design activism, 2d and 3d computer graphics, presentation techniques

Career opportunities

You will be able to work as a standalone designer or as a leader of a design enterprise
You will be able to work as an industrial designer at development department of a company
You will be able to be a member of a creative agency
You will be able to organize and lead different design activities


Our success stories

Manó Karlinger First Prize at CG Architect 3D Award International Competition, 2018
Emese Pancsa, Pro Arte Gold Medal, 2019
Klára Hegedűs, First Prize at National Artistic Students’ Associations Conference 2019
Emese Pancsa, First Prize at National Artistic Students’ Associations Conference 2017 and 2019
Diana Alchhabi, Second Prize at National Artistic Students’ Associations Conference 2017


Our alumni

Emese Pancsa, freelancer designer, DLA student
Manó Karlinger, 3D computer artist
Luca Benkő industrial designer, EDAG GmbH
Andrea Lőrincz industrial designer, EDAG GmbH
Imola Anderlik industrial designer, EDAG GmbH

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Jul 15, 2020 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time
Studies commence
Sep 14, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Jul 15, 2020 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time
Studies commence
Sep 14, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States