Entry requirements

Applicants must have completed or be in the final year of a first degree in an art and design or a related subject. You will need a proven commitment to the discipline, with a high level of self-motivation and evidence of independent study. You should possess a high standard of illustrative skills and understanding of 3D form.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA Intelligent Mobility programme will comprise two distinct specialisms: Automotive Transitions and Urban Mobility. Automotive Transitions students will focus on using design thinking to develop innovative forms of transportation, such as autonomous vehicles. Urban Mobility students will focus on designing the systems and frameworks that enable people to move through hyper-connected cities. The programme will also acknowledge and explore solutions for the 80 per cent of people in developing or emerging economies who do not have access to transport.

The programme offers:

  • a strong tutor team with diverse and high-level practitioner experience
  • varied creative and cultural backgrounds within the MA specialisms
  • close ties to the Intelligent Mobility Lab, a new multidisciplinary research centre
  • extensive industrial relationships through sponsored projects, internships, portfolio reviews, trips and bursaries/awards. Recent collaborations have been with organisations including: Audi, Bentley, Citroen, Hitachi Rail Europe, Jaguar, Kia, EXA (aerodynamic software), Sabic and TATA
  • close relationships with other RCA programmes, including Fashion, Textiles, Sculpture and Innovation Design Engineering
  • a west-London location at the heart of a uniquely diverse vehicle, design and cultural environment
  • alumni in numerous top design positions globally

Information for international students

Candidates who do speak English as their first language are required to produce evidence that within the previous two years they have achieved at least 93 in the TOEFL internet test with an additional writing test score of TWE 24 or an IELTS exam score of 6.5 with 6 in writing.

Fees and funding

Learn more at the fees and funding page.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
15 months

Course contact details

Name
Intelligent Mobility
Email
intelligent-mobility@rca.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7590 4352