Taught course

Design: Product and Space and the Creative Economy

Kingston University · Faculty of Business and Law

Entry requirements

An upper second class degree or above in a relevant area and/or two years' work experience in the creative industries; an exciting and creative portfolio; an understanding of the context of the creative economy; and the ability to explain why this course will be of value to them personally.

We also carefully consider non-standard entrants with relevant personal and work experience who can demonstrate their interest, commitment and ability.

Months of entry


Course content

This MA is an intensive, collaborative masters course which combines the creativity of product and spatial design with the solid business know-how to get your ideas and innovations off the ground. It is suitable for both those currently employed in the field, and those would like to develop a career in product or spatial design.

What will you study

You will hone your skills as a designer at the Faculty of Art and Design and Architecture, and you will learn how to collaborate and run a business at Kingston Business School. By the end of the course, you will be able to develop, market and pitch ideas.

This MA is cross-faculty, interdisciplinary, and extremely practical. You will learn to think in 3D, and analyse the current business and creative landscapes.

Information for international students

All non-UK applicants must meet our English language requirements. For this course it is Academic IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no element below 6.0. Please make sure you read our full guidance about English language requirements, which includes details of other qualifications we'll consider: English language requirements at Kingston University

Fees and funding

Please see Design: Product and Space & the Creative Economy Masters (MA): Fees and bursaries for further details.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions team
08448 544971/+44 (0)20 3308 9928