The most important challenge today and in the future concerns sustainability – to create a world that is good for both people and the environment, locally and globally.
During your three years on this design degree, you will work closely with our teaching team to develop your own design specialism. It is up to you whether you make a difference through designing physical objects, processes, experiences or systems. The programme is delivered through a series of projects, and you will work independently as well as engage in group work, and in collaborations with the local and regional community and enterprises.
The Design and Change programme from Linnaeus University is delivered in English and we welcome students from all over the world. This means that you as a student are part of a group characterised by diversity and are well prepared for an international design career.
Design + Change is located in Växjö, Småland – a region characterised by entrepreneurship, production and craft. Collaborative projects and educational visits will give you unique opportunitiess to forge networks and learn. The study environment in Växjö is personable, safe and creative and you will work in close contact with our practising designers/ lecturers and researchers. The many different subjects offered at Linnaeus University give you the possibility to work across disciplines.
The Bachelor’s programmes in design at Linnaeus University received the grade of "high quality" in the most recent national evaluation of degree programmes within the arts.
There is an increasing demand for competence in sustainability in society. The ability to collaborate with other disciplines is also becoming more important. This degree programme prepares you for a career within traditional design companies, as well as service design companies, NGOs (non-governmental organisations) human rights organisations and initiatives run by local communities or municipalities. You may also choose to start your own company.
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- Sustainability and creativity
- Design – 2D
- Design – 3D
- Design – moving images
- Design practice
- Design and pedagogy
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- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Apply before , International
DisciplinesDesign Graphic Design User Experience Design View 5 other Masters in User Experience Design in Sweden
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
have successfully completed their upper secondary (high school) education (post-16).
be able to demonstrate proficiency in English. The entry requirement for studies at the bachelor's level in Sweden is the equivalent of the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.
English B. Approved portfolio.
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International25868 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 77606 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
- Tuition fee, first payment: 130,000 SEK
- Tuition fee, total: 780,000 SEK
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.