• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
The course in Graphic Design - IED Milan at Istituto Europeo Di Design (IED) focuses on training visual communication experts. This professional figure works on complex “communication systems” through different media, having knowledge of advanced editing software, professional printing and production methods.
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Overview

Context 

 Graphic design is everywhere, in printed and digital applications of our everyday life.

Methodology and structure 

 A strong laboratory overtone is the feature of the course: from basic design theories to high-level professional simulation, students progressively develop complex research projects through guided design labs in collaboration with real companies.

In parallel with the design laboratory classes, our students acquire historical, sociological, economical and technical skills. 

These techniques are useful to help them on interpreting and decoding the language of visual communication, of contemporary arts, cinema and all the society communication needs.

Students of the Graphic Design - IED Milan at Istituto Europeo Di Design (IED)  acquire immediately the basic tools of Graphic Design: knowledge on Typefaces' usage, page formats and layouts, genesis meaning and perception of shapes and colors. The study plan also focuses on technical tools: from basic softwares on Photo editing, picture management and vector graphics to advanced ones dedicated to web design, 2D and 3D animation, video editing and TV graphic.

Career opportunities 

  •  Graphic Designer
  •  Art Director
  • Visual Journalist
  • Content Creator 
  •  Manager
  •  Front End Designer
  •  Data Visualizer.

Accreditation

Title – The First Level Academic Diploma is recognized by MIUR (Ministry for Education, University and Research) and equated with the Bachelor’s Degree issued by Universities.  

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • History Of Drawing And Artistic Design
  • History Of Contemporary Art
  • Design Methods
  • Computer Graphics 
  • Perception Theory And The Psychology Of Form
  • Introduction To Publishing Design
  • Graphic Design 
  • Arts Semiotics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    68

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    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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General Requirements

General entry requirementsIn order to be eligible for admission to a 1st Level Academic Diploma*, leading to an academic degree awarded by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR) students must:

  • hold a Secondary School Diploma that: a. satisfies the requirements to enter university education in the awarding country b. was conferred on completion of min. 12 years of previous global schooling
  • be proficient in the language of the chosen course (Italian/English);
  • not be enrolled to any other course in any other Academy or University
  • be 18 years old by the end of the year in which the course starts
  • comply with Admission and Enrollment procedures; 
  • Equivalent to a three-year Bachelor of Arts course.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17200 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    17200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17200 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Tuition fee -  € 14,700
  • Enrollment Fee -  € 2,500

Living costs for Milano

  • 850 - 1450 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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