Masters Program in Industrial Design in France

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Industrial Design

A masters is awarded to students who have completed postgraduate level study in a specific field of study or area of professional practice while demonstrating a high level of mastery during the process.

A Master’s degree of Industrial Design allows graduates to perform in different fields such as education, consulting or architecture design. It has the purpose of teaching design practice and thinking to be used as a management tool.

France is currently among the 20 best performing countries in terms of the economy due to their excellent results-oriented higher education learning. Most of the courses at universities are offered in the French language. France has 60 public and 100 private universities.

Master's in Industrial Design in France

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Master of Engineering in Advanced Robotics

Centrale Nantes
Campus Full time 18  September 2017 France Nantes

This Master program focuses on Advanced Robotics. More generally, it deals with modern techniques in systems engineering for the modelling, simulation, optimization, analysis and control of a variety of robotics systems. [+]

This Master is internationally recognized and accredited by the French Ministry of Higher Education. The quality of this Master has been recognized by the European Union by supporting the European Master on Advanced RObotics + (EMARO +) in the framework of the Erasmus Mundus programme.

Language of teaching

Courses fully taught in English during the two years.

The Master "Advanced Robotics" relies on the staff members and on the scientific and research facilities of the IRCCyN (Institut de Recherche en Communication et CYbernetique de Nantes " (www.irccyn.ec-nantes.fr)

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This Master program focuses on Advanced Robotics. More generally, it deals with modern techniques in systems engineering for the modelling, simulation, optimization, analysis and control of a variety of robotics systems.... [-]


Master in Global Design

Groupe ESC Troyes in Champagne
Campus Full time 2 - 2  September 2017 France Troyes

Groupe ESC Troyes in Champagne was created in 1992, is therefore the youngest French Business School. It enjoys all national accreditations (full recognition by the National Ministry of Higher Education and Research, accredited by the “Conférence des Grandes Ecoles” of France, etc.) and has just started application for international accreditation (EFMD + AACSB). It runs presently 4 major schools: - School of International Business & Management (undergraduate : 4 Year Bachelor’s Degree with Honors, 34 double degrees all over the world, benefits of a specific label from the French and the German Government ) - Graduate School of Management (2 Year Master’s Degree with majors in Marketing & Strategy, HRM, Finance, Innovation & Entrepreneurship). - School of Tourism, Leisure & Events Management (3 Year Bachelor’s Degree + MBA) - School of Design (3 Year Bachelor’s Degree + 2 Year Master’s Degree) The student population is now 1700 students (440 in 2004) + 380 international exchange students. Its (really living) international network (student and teacher/research exchange) is comprised of 196 partner universities. Groupe ESC Troyes School of Design trains students for design careers. Thanks to the many internships and pedagogical projects with companies we train our students for general design careers in creative and design careers. The training is based on simple, solid principles of creative openness and the mastery of technical tools connected with the business world. Teaching is based on the acquisition of essential basics and new materials in design in order to develop students’ creativity and its concrete application. [+]

Master in Global Design

The ancient abbey «Abbaye Saint-Martin-Es-Aires» dating from the XVI century, hoststhe School of Design (Ecole Supérieure de Design). From this location full of history in the business world, students improve their learning skills dealing with companies on real cases. To allow students to experience their creative passion to the full, and to create some good prospects for the future, the pedagogical approach is based on listening to the expectations of professionals through the management of projects and the competitions. On top of that, students carry out an internship of six months minimum in order to gain a real approach of the business world that will make all the difference at the end of their studies.... [-]


Master in Industrial Design

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus Full time

Industrial designers shape our world, from games and gadgets, to bicycles and boats, to highchairs and helmets. As a student at SCAD, you'll get hands-on experience bringing your ideas to reality, carrying on our great tradition of developing world-class designers. [+]

Top Masters Degrees in Industrial Design in France. Streamlining the world through industrial design Industrial designers shape our world, from games and gadgets, to bicycles and boats, to highchairs and helmets. As a student at SCAD, you'll get hands-on experience bringing your ideas to reality, carrying on our great tradition of developing world-class designers. In recent years, our students have worked with some of the most recognizable brands in the world — including Coca-Cola, Hewlett-Packard, AT&T, Dell, Mattel, Microsoft, Reebok and Fisher-Price — to invent practical solutions to real challenges. The result? Outstanding portfolios that help our graduates take the professional world by storm. M.A. in industrial design Available at: - Savannah IDUS 501 Design in Context* SDES 501 Visual Communication and Presentation* SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art BUSI 710 Financial Reporting and Analysis IDUS 711 Methods of Contextual Research IDUS 713 Industrial Design Studio I: Discovery to Design Solutions IDUS 718 Industrial Design Studio II: Delivering the Design Solution IDUS 733 Entrepreneurship for Designers IDUS 748 Industrial Design M.A. Final Project SDES 704 Applied Theory in Design — 500- to 700-level elective† Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in industrial design Available at: - Savannah IDUS 501 Design in Context* SDES 501 Visual Communication and Presentation* SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art BUSI 710 Financial Reporting and Analysis DMGT 732 Facilitating Creative Thinking IDUS 711 Methods of Contextual Research IDUS 713 Industrial Design Studio I: Discovery to Design Solutions IDUS 718 Industrial Design Studio II: Delivering the Design Solution IDUS 733 Entrepreneurship for Designers IDUS 755 Directed Studies in Industrial Design I: Research IDUS 763 Graduate Seminar in Methodology IDUS 765 Directed Studies in Industrial Design II: Advanced Innovative Methodologies IDUS 770 Professional Practices in Industrial Design IDUS 779F Graduate Field Internship† IDUS 779T Graduate Teaching Internship† IDUS 790 Industrial Design M.F.A. Thesis SDES 704 Applied Theory in Design — 500- to 700-level elective‡ — 500- to 700-level elective‡ — 500- to 700-level elective‡ — 500- to 700-level elective‡ Total course of study: 90 hours* Careers in industrial design Become an environmental designer. Become a toy designer. Become a product designer. The art of industrial design lies in analyzing people's interactions with the objects around them, and devising new ways to make human environments functionally superior, aesthetically pleasing and more enjoyable. Industrial designers seek elegant solutions to complex challenges in usability — and with a degree from SCAD, you can join them. Launch your career as a professional: Product designer Special effects designer Package designer Toy designer Interaction designer Environmental designer Sports equipment designer Transportation designer Prop designer And get recruited and hired by the best of the best: Williams-Sonoma Core77 Abercrombie and Fitch Electrolux Packaging Corporation of America Clorox Blade Dynamics Texas Instruments Education Technology Tutto Trasporti [-]

Master in Furniture Design

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus Full time

The SCAD furniture design program is grounded in the context of a robust art and design university, where students create furnishings that are thoughtful, ergonomic, beautiful and sustainable. [+]

Furnish your future for success The SCAD furniture design program is grounded in the context of a robust art and design university, where students create furnishings that are thoughtful, ergonomic, beautiful and sustainable. Collaborations with peers in related creative spheres lead to groundbreaking projects like SCADpad® , where SCAD furniture design students innovated micro-housing furniture solutions that were both functional and breathtaking. Opportunities just like these await you at the university for creative careers. M.A. in furniture design Available at: - Savannah SDES 501 Visual Communication and Presentation* SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking* SDES 503 Fundamentals of Graduate Research* FURN 708 3-D Computer-aided Design for Furniture FURN 715 Methods in Furniture Fabrication FURN 732 Evolution of Furniture Design FURN 738 Furniture Studio: Design and Implementation FURN 748 Furniture Studio: Process and Prototype FURN 749 Furniture Design M.A. Final Project — 700-level ARLH or ARTH elective — Directed elective† — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in furniture design Available at: - Savannah SDES 501 Visual Communication and Presentation* SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking* SDES 503 Fundamentals of Graduate Research* FURN 708 3-D Computer-aided Design for Furniture FURN 710 Issues in Furniture Design FURN 715 Methods in Furniture Fabrication FURN 732 Evolution of Furniture Design FURN 738 Furniture Studio: Design and Implementation FURN 742 Directed Research in Furniture Design FURN 748 Furniture Studio: Process and Prototype FURN 754 Directed Studies I: Thesis Research, Application and Design FURN 764 Directed Studies II: Thesis Development, Execution and Exhibition FURN 770 Professional Portfolio: Entrepreneurial and Business Strategies FURN 779F Graduate Field Internship† FURN 779T Graduate Teaching Internship† FURN 790 Furniture Design M.F.A. Thesis — 700-level ARLH or ARTH elective — Directed elective‡ — 500- to 700-level elective — 500- to 700-level elective — 500- to 700-level elective — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 90 hours* Careers in furniture design Become a furniture designer. Become a design consultant. Become a product engineer. As a student at SCAD, you will gain valuable experience by participating in industry-sponsored projects with brands like Urban Outfitters, Steelcase, C.H. Briggs, Davis Furniture and Hickory Business Furniture. These opportunities help students hone their strategic design expertise and build their portfolios, often leading to internships and careers. Launch your career as a professional: Contract or residential furniture designer Hospitality furniture designer Design consultant Exhibit designer Limited-production furniture designer Fixture and display designer Custom lighting designer Product designer Environmental designer And get recruited and hired by the best of the best: American Institute of Architects David Trubridge Design Dwell Handspun Studio KWALU Museum of Design Atlanta Savannah Morning News Studio-ZG The South magazine [-]

Master in Design in Sustainable Innovation

The SDS - Sustainable Design School
Campus Full time September 2017 France Nice

You will learn to master various creative techniques, in particular “design thinking,” as it is promoted and taught at the University of Stanford and used with success by the renown design agency IDEO in Palo Alto, California. [+]

Top Masters Degrees in Industrial Design in France. You will be trained as a designer in sustainable innovation And will bring your talents to contribute to the creativity within multidisciplinary teams. You will learn to master various creative techniques, in particular “design thinking,” as it is promoted and taught at the University of Stanford and used with success by the renown design agency IDEO in Palo Alto, California. A designer thinks with a pencil in his/her hand Drawing, a universal language, is the first tool of a designer For a designer, drawing is: translating the imaginary, establishing a dialog with multidisciplinary teams, giving life and form to objects, as well as services, systems and business models…with a responsible attitude towards mankind, the environment, the economy and various cultures worldwide. Academic exchanges The SDS is a member of the largest worldwide network of design schools and universities (more than 200 schools in 48 countries). For several years, the directors of the Sustainable Design School have had close ties with an international network of design schools on five continents. This privileged connection allows the SDS to put in place reciprocal student and teacher exchanges with international schools each year. Member of the CUMULUS ASSOCIATION and the F.D.E. (France Design Education) Internships In France or abroad, internships open new perspectives Among the major partner companies of the Sustainable Design School, certain may propose internships with their international subsidiaries. Likewise, institutions and NGO partners based internationally regularly seek student trainees for field work. The SDS renews its partnerships annually. 1st YEAR – DRAWING After completion of BAC all series or equivalent secondary education 60 Ects European equivalence Subjects covered during the year: Sustainable Design Ugrading drawing skills Social sciences Rapid prototyping 2nd YEAR – FUNDAMENTALS After finishing MANAA or BAC (or equivalent) + 1 by application 120 Ects European equivalence Subjects covered during the year: Eco-conception Design methodology and design thinking Virtual models Social sciences 2D and 3D digital tools Drawing 3rd YEAR – REALIZATION OF PROJECTS After completion of 2-year tech degree Exemples : BTS, DUT, DEUG 180 Ects European equivalence Subjects covered during the year: Instruction dedicated to projects Sustainable innovation methodology Culture of innovation and sustainable development 2D and 3D digital tools Drawing Internship/international exchange 4th YEAR – PROJECT MANAGEMENT After Bachelor or Master Master 1 ou Master 2 240 Ects Subjects covered during the year: Instruction dedicated to projects Culture of innovation and sustainable development 2D and 3D digital tools Drawing Internship/international exchange Thesis (manuscript and multimedia) 5th YEAR – DIPLOMA IN SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION Master’s level Designer in Sustainable Innovation 300 Ects European equivalence Subjects covered during the year: Partnership project in innovation Green growth strategies Master Project Final internship [-]

MASTER OF SC. “KNOWLEDGE INTEGRATION IN MANUFACTURING PRODUCTION” (KIMP)

Ecole Nationale d'Ingénieurs de Metz - ENIM
Campus Full time September 2017 France Metz

Research, development and innovation of products, machines and manufacturing systems are essential to meet the industrial excellence and competitiveness. This often involves the mechanical sciences, materials science, systems management science and systems modeling and knowledge on systems dynamics. Facing these challenges requires data, information and knowledge to investigate and master the complexity of modern industrial systems. [+]

Course major in “Design, Industrialization, Innovation” 1 THE ENIM INSTITUTION (ECOLE NATIONALE D’INGENIEURS DE METZ) 2 MASTER OF THE CONTEXT Research, development and innovation of products, machines and manufacturing systems are essential to meet the industrial excellence and competitiveness. This often involves the mechanical sciences, materials science, systems management science and systems modeling and knowledge on systems dynamics. Facing these challenges requires data, information and knowledge to investigate and master the complexity of modern industrial systems. The training is organized over two semesters: a) the first semester (October to February) is devoted to theoretical scientific bases and tools, b) the second semester (March to July) is dedicated to a research project in a laboratory or in a company with the Master thesis writing. 1. OBJECTIVES The objectives of the Master “Design, Industrialization, Innovation”, in the specialty “Knowledge Integration in Mechanical Production”, are: - to acquire skills in research and development solutions for improving the efficiency of mechanical manufacturing systems, in particular, and of production general. - to know and Master the innovation approaches of a product, a machine or a manufacturing tool while improving its performance, - to learn how to develop models from data analysis, information and knowledge for studying and mastering the complexity of modern industrial systems, - to learn how to use scientific knowledge in mechanical and materials and information science for the control of manufacturing systems, - to develop scientific skills for solving industrial decision problems, using appropriate methods, techniques and tools. 2. THE MASTER’S ID Scientific field of the Master: "Science, Technology and Health" Statement: “Engineering Sciences and Materials Sciences” Specialty: “Knowledge Integration in Manufacturing Production” Courses major: “Design, Industrialization, Innovation” 3. PROFESSIONAL PURPOSES OF THE COURSES Design and innovation - Design of product and production systems - Innovation of products, systems and services Integrated manufacturing - Knowledge Management - Data and information integration - Products manufacturing and industrialization Management and control of production and logistics - Automatic control of machine - Control of production lines - Organization and management of production and logistics Management of industrial systems - Prognostics and Health Management of machines - Integration of maintenance to the production process - Management of process and resources - Industrial operating risks prevention 4. TEACHING AND TRAINING MODULES Core program (3 Mandatory modules) - UE1: Integrated design and manufacturing - UE2: Gestion de la production - UE3: Analyse de données et Maitrise des incertitudes Customization program (3 optional modules) - UE32: Discrete event system - UE33: Control of production processes - UE34: Products industrialization - UE35: Logistics - UE36: Modeling of enterprises Professionalization program (2 Mandatory modules) - Study of the models of systems evolution and innovation - Level validation for English (certified by a 785 TOEIC score or equivalent) Research and literature review training - Written research report and literature review - Oral presentation of the report Research training based on a scientific research project - Written report of scientific research and study - Oral defense of the scientific research report 5. CREDITS A VALIDER POUR L’OBTENTION DU MASTER - 24 ECTS: Scientific modules (3 core modules et 3 optional modules) - 3 ECTS: Level validation for the English language - 3 ECTS: Validation of the module of “Systems evolution and innovation” - 30 ECTS: Research project including the research and the literature review. 6. ADMISSION REQUIREMENT - Being admitted in the 5th year of ENIM, or - Being a graduate engineer, or - Having successfully completed the first year of a Master program. Download the application form to be filled and return to ENIM. For all questions, contact Prof. Kondo H. Adjallah (adjallah@enim.fr) Head of the KIMP Master Program at ENIM Laboratory of Conception, Optimisation et Modeling of Systems [-]

Master in design (MDes) "Sustainable Innovation"

L’École de design Nantes Atlantique
Campus Full time October 2017 France Nantes

This MDes addresses the new challenges brought about by ongoing social evolutions, and design solutions for a better world. This program is taught in English. For more information, click here: bit.ly/ResponsibleInnovation [+]

This full-time 2-year Master's program is taught in English.The MDes "Sustainable Innovation" addresses the new challenges brought about by ongoing social evolutions, and design solutions for a better world.A focus on Sustainable Innovation:Life expectancy growing longer, need to maintain the coherence of crumbling social ties, emergency situations - disasters, poverty - arising all over the world : many great challenges are looming over our modern-day societies.Design must strive to provide collectively thought-up responsible answers to these emerging issues by making use of its global and systemic vision of the world. The Master’s program Sustainable Innovation trains designers to find their voice in this context of ever-changing uses.Areas of application:- safety and emergency equipments,- innovation-oriented services. Prerequisites for enrollment:Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in design (spatial, graphic, communication, interaction, mutimedia, product or industrial design) or interior architecture). You may apply before having actually obtained the aforementioned degree.A level of CEFR B2 in English is recommended.... [-]