• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Developing a new product or service requires you to identify a problem and create a commercial solution. The Design and Technology Innovation degree at Flinders University prepares you to do this by developing a sound understanding of three areas: design; innovation management; and science, technology and engineering.


Why study Design and Technology Innovation at Flinders University

  • Match a problem with technology to create a commercial solution
  • Gain an understanding of industrial design, technology and innovation in one degree
  • Enhance your employability with highly attractive, vital skills in the rapidly changing innovation sector
  • Access world-class facilities in the Tonsley Innovation District
  • Combine with an engineering, science, information technology or environment degree and boost your competitive edge in the job market
Your career

Graduates of the Bachelor of Design and Technology Innovation may be employed by a product/services-based commercial organisation, a design consultancy or they may develop their own intellectual property and start their own business.

Potential occupations include:

  • product designer
  • business development manager
  • commercialisation specialist
  • graduate consultant
  • innovation strategist


The degree is recognised by the Design Institute of Australia.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description
      Part-time only for domestic students.
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design Communication 
  • Professional Skills 
  • Engineering Design 
  • Mathematics 
  • Mathematics Fundamentals
  • Data Science

            English Language Requirements

            You only need to take one of these language tests:

            • Minimum required score:


              The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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            • Minimum required score:


              The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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            Academic Requirements

            To gain direct general admission to an undergraduate course at Flinders, you must have successfully completed a recognised secondary education qualification overseas or in Australia, and satisfy our English language proficiency requirements.

            CRICOS: 083438E

            Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

            • You are considered ineligible for admission
            • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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            Tuition Fee

            • International

              31200 AUD/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 31200 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
            • National

              9658 AUD/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 9658 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
            We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

            Living costs for Adelaide

            • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
              Living Costs

            The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


            Check the programme website for information about funding options.

            Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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            Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.