Taught course

Product Design

University for the Creative Arts · 3D Design

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (normally 2:1 or above) or equivalent qualification in your chosen subject or a related discipline, and/or; Relevant work experience, demonstrating your ability to study at postgraduate level. A portfolio is also required. If your first language is not English a certificate is required as evidence that you have an average IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent. Consideration will be given to applicants who present a degree with a lower classification, but can make a strong case for admission in relation to a particular project.

Months of entry


Course content

This Masters Product Design course provides a conceptual process and context for the development of creative and innovative products, which includes the study of socio-cultural and economic issues; new technologies; and creative visual language in relation to your practice.

Key study topics include:

  • You study units that include an exploratory project where you investigate the application of product design skills and knowledge alongside contextual perspectives.
  • Continue to formulate and develop your ideas, understanding the relationship of your project to professional practice and considering your practice in respect of further contextual perspectives.
  • Your final project represents the culmination of your studies and forms an exposition of the central ideas and concepts developed throughout the course.

Visit the MA Product Design page on the University for the Creative Arts web site for more details!

Information for international students

International Students should contact the International team on: +44 (0)1252 892838 for further information and advice. Alternatively email us at: international@ucreative.ac.uk

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

01252 892 883