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You’re a talented professional in the world of design, and you want to take your career to the next level with a master’s degree. Here are nine reasons why Domus Academy is the right school for you.
Earn a globally recognized degree.
Upon graduation, you’ll receive a degree recognized around Europe and the world – an Academic Master Degree accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education, Universities, and Research (MIUR). You’ll also earn a second valuable qualification: the Domus Academy Master Diploma.
Study at an institution ranked highly by prestigious magazines and opinion leaders.
In their 2012–2013 Masterclass series, FramePublishers named Domus Academy among the world’s top 30 graduate programs in design, architecture, and fashion.
In 2012, Domus Magazine listed Domus Academy as one of the top 100 European schools of architecture and design.
Bloomberg Businessweek named Domus Academy among the top design schools in the world (2006, 2008, and 2009).
Learn from industry-leading faculty and professionals.
Our faculty boasts some of the most intriguing personalities in the world of fashion and design: two examples, the designer and architect Patricia Urquiola and the fashion photographer and blogger Scott Schuman (The Sartorialist).
Many other industry experts bring the pulse of the design world into the classroom, including Gaia Trussardi, Massimo Banzi (Arduino), Ennio Capasa (Costume National), industrial designer Ross Lovegrove, Jan Christoph Zoels (Experientia), Sara Maino (Vogue), Antonio Mancinelli (Marie Claire), and Martino Scabbia Guerrini (VF International).
Domus Academy Metaphysical Club – meet the the most important names of the international design, art and architectural scene
13 of the most important names of the international design, art and architectural scene, adopting an innovative and exclusive multidisciplinary approach, will draw up guidelines to train the best design professionals for the future.
Gain hands-on experience with real projects.
Fully 90 percent of the Domus Academy curriculum is delivered through intensive hands-on projects – the best way to gain practical experience in your field and accelerate your career.
You’ll work on actual design projects with top Italian and international companies such as Maserati, Motorola, Swarovski, Versace, Bayer, P&G, Adidas, Fiat, Tommy Hilfiger, BMW Design, De Beers, Trussardi, and more
Intern with a leading design company.
All Domus Academy master’s programs feature the opportunity to intern at a prestigious design company, where you can gain valuable tools and connections. Non-EU students are eligible to participate in the internships and can extend their permit of stay to work in Italy for up to one year after degree completion.
Develop a global perspective on design.
Our student body is composed of 96 percent international students representing over 47 different nationalities and cultures.
You’ll collaborate with fellow designers from all over the world and learn to see design from a global perspective informed by multicultural approaches to your craft.
Follow in the footsteps of successful alumni.
Renowned Domus Academy alumni include Vogue editor-at-large Anna della Russo, furniture designer Philippe Bestenheider, world-famous interior and product designer Christophe Pillet, and many other graduates who have used Domus Academy as a springboard to a brilliant career.
Our more than 3000 alumni are working at leading international design companies such as Nokia, Whirlpool, Frog Design, LG Electronics, Gucci, Microsoft, Unilever, Samsung, Giorgio Armani, Max Mara, Ford Motor Company, and IDEO – to name a few.
Work in our state-of-the-art facilities.
Our design laboratories provide the tools you need to create great work: equipment for computer graphics, video editing, 2D and 3D modelling, sound design, printmaking, painting, and light design, tailoring, and model-making.
Study in the world capital of design.
What could be more stimulating to your creativity and your career than studying in Milan, the world capital of design?
You’ll be immersed in the industry, with the chance to participate in numerous international design events.
Domus Academy is an academic, cultural, and professional center where Milan meets the world.
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