Taught course

Integrated Industrial Design

Loughborough University · Loughborough Design School

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in a related subject, evidence of at least a foundation in technology engagement and a demonstrable knowledge of 3D CAD.

A portfolio providing evidence of experiential learning and/or practice, with clear evidence of physical prototyping capability at an appropriate standard is required.

Months of entry


Course content

Our industrial design master's will further develop your critical awareness of major industrial design practice, increasing input capability and value to employers.

The programme encompasses the entire design process, starting from a design problem or opportunity and ending with a complete product that is fit for mass or batch production. It covers areas such as sketching, visual layouts, presentation techniques, qualitative and quantitative design research methods, enterprise and business, design for behaviour change, collaborative design, creating product design briefs, project management, advanced CAD application and design practice.

You will develop skills in producing a balanced portfolio of high quality designs and innovative thinking, enabling you to deal with complex and interrelated issues, both analytically and creatively.

The programme also provides you with the exciting opportunity to enter an international design competition and to participate in industry supported projects

Who should study this programme?

Our industrial design degree is beneficial for both recent graduates and current practitioners looking to advance their core design knowledge and specialist skills to a higher level.

Information for international students


Fees and funding


Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)1509 226900