Master Degree in Graphic Design

Top 24 Masters Programs in Graphic Design 2018

Graphic Design

A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

 

Graphic design concentrates on the use of art, text and layout to create visually interesting and noticeable images. Graphic designers may work in advertising, publishing, digital design or branding in order to create unique designs that get the attention of customers and can be easily recognized in a busy world.

Master's Degree in Graphic Design

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Master in Graphic Design - Focus on New Media

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence
Campus Full time 10  February 2019 Italy Florence

9th edition - The Master course in Graphic Design offers a high level of professional preparation which is based on the design method, the mastery of technical and technological skills and the continuous updating about the latest market demands. Besides a strong cultural background on the roots and evolutions of design and visual communication, our students receive a constant training on the most used and advanced software thanks to the development of many projects. They work side by side with Italian and international companies involved in different fields in order to gain as much experience as possible on the graphic design's contemporary scenario. A Graphic Designer graduated from this Master course is particularly involved in social issues and communication ethics, manages the creative process at its best and is ready to satify the needs of the brands he/she works for with a personal expressive touch. [+]

9th edition - The Master course in Graphic Design offers a high level of professional preparation which is based on the design method, the mastery of technical and technological skills and the continuous updating about the latest market demands.

Besides a strong cultural background on the roots and evolutions of design and visual communication, our students receive a constant training on the most used and advanced software thanks to the development of many projects. They work side by side with Italian and international companies involved in different fields in order to gain as much experience as possible on the graphic design's contemporary scenario.

A Graphic Designer graduated from this Master course is particularly involved in social issues and communication ethics, manages the creative process at its best and is ready to satify the needs of the brands he/she works for with a personal expressive touch. ... [-]


MA Graphic Communication

Interactive Design Institute
Online Part time October 2018 United Kingdom UK Online

Building on your existing qualifications and experience, studying for a master's degree can give you an edge over other graphic designers in a highly competitive market. [+]

As the graphic design is a very popular career choice, you will need all the experience you can get to make sure you stand the best chance of success. A master’s degree will not only look good on your CV but will also equip you with knowledge and skills that will help you to realize your ambition. On the MA Graphic Communication course, accredited by the University of Hertfordshire and delivered 100% online by IDI, you will be fully supported in developing your practice to master’s level and will graduate with a respected qualification from a top UK university.

What will you learn on the online MA Graphic Communication course?

At IDI we believe that students studying online require more support, not less. Our subject specialist tutors will provide you with one-to-one tuition through our secure and easy to use study website, IDI-Study. With a combination of tuition and your own individual study using quality resources within IDI-Study you will:... [-]


Master of Computer Graphic Design

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 12 - 18  July 2018 New Zealand Hamilton

The Master of Computer Graphic Design (MCGD) is an advanced degree focusing on graphic design theory, technology and original research. It builds on the unique combination of design and coding skills developed during the Bachelor of Computer Graphic Design (BCGD). [+]

Master of Computer Graphic Design

The Master of Computer Graphic Design (MCGD) is an advanced degree focusing on graphic design theory, technology and original research. It builds on the unique combination of design and coding skills developed during the Bachelor of Computer Graphic Design (BCGD).

The MCGD provides an opportunity for you to plan, develop and carry out a large-scale design research project. This will enable you to collaborate with other students and academics and to work with members of the professional design industry. The MCGD research is represented by both a written thesis and an exhibited design realisation.

Research topics are tailored to suit your interests, providing an opportunity for you to hone a particular aspect of graphic design further, which could be a pathway to your chosen career. You will also have the full support, guidance and expertise of your supervisor during your research project.... [-]


Master in Graphic Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan
Campus Full time 10  November 2018 Italy Milan

13th edition - The role of Graphic Designer has changed a lot thanks to the evolution of communication technologies and to the change of commercial strategies of companies; today a Graphic Designer needs cultural and organizational skills that allow to set up and manage communication projects in all round, coordinating their application for tools and markets ever wider. A solid methodological approach is therefore necessary to manage inputs from different contexts, harmonising them and creating visual strategies that can be declined in different contexts and formats. Some of the partner companies students have developed projects with in previous editions are: Brancamenta, Casa Circondariale San Vittore Milano, Value Retail, Municipality of Castelnuovo del Garda, DMC, Durex, Fà la cosa giusta, ING Direct, Mediaset, Panorama, Qn- Il Giorno, Altroconsumo, Fratelli dell'Uomo. [+]

The role of Graphic Designer has changed a lot thanks to the evolution of communication technologies and to the change of commercial strategies of companies; today a Graphic Designer needs cultural and organizational skills that allow to set up and manage communication projects in all round, coordinating their application for tools and markets ever wider. A solid methodological approach is therefore necessary to manage inputs from different contexts, harmonising them and creating visual strategies that can be declined in different contexts and formats.

Some of the partner companies students have developed projects with in previous editions are: Brancamenta, Casa Circondariale San Vittore Milano, Value Retail, Municipality of Castelnuovo del Garda, DMC, Durex, Fà la cosa giusta, ING Direct, Mediaset, Panorama, Qn- Il Giorno, Altroconsumo, Fratelli dell'Uomo.... [-]


Master In Art Direction And Graphic Project Management

Seeway - Barcelona
Campus Part time October 2018 Spain Barcelona

Art direction is at the source of message creation, combining the various design disciplines to achieve effective visual communication and optimal results. [+]

Art direction is at the source of message creation, combining the various design disciplines to achieve effective visual communication and optimal results.

The Master in Art Direction and Graphic Project Management is based on a perspective of project execution in which you must understand, conceptualize and project functional and attractive graphic solutions that are adapted to the real needs of each case.

A specialized training, taught by active professionals and referents from the world of graphic design, and guided by criteria present in the workplace, with which you will acquire a wide range of perspectives, tools and specific resources under which you can raise, manage and execute completely any type of graphic project.... [-]


Online Master's In Graphic Design And Digital Environments

LaBasad - Barcelona School of Arts & Design
Online Full time 12  Open Enrolment Spain Barcelona Spain Online + 1 more

The Online Master in Graphic Design and Digital Environments trains professionals in the field of graphic design and digital environments with a high degree of specialization. [+]

Online Master taught in Spanish Objectives of the Master

The Online Master in Graphic Design and Digital Environments trains professionals in the field of graphic design and digital environments with a high degree of specialization.

With a practical approach, based on theoretical principles and analyzes of real examples, the final aim of the course is that students who cursen become professionals able to lead and manage graphic projects, having the ability to monitor projects from a global perspective and defend and communicate the work to the end customer.

Assimilate graphic design tools. Mastering the necessary resources for the creation of a strong and effective graphics. Create communication pieces from reflection and analysis of the message to be transmitted. Increasing the creative and response capacity through the implementation of practical projects. Analyze and verify the feasibility of the projects. Entry Requirements ... [-]

Master Graphic Design

Aula Creactiva
Campus Part time September 2018 Spain Madrid

Do you want to be a graphic designer? The Master Graphic Design enables you to guide your professional career within a Graphic Design studio or an advertising agency. [+]

Do you want to be a graphic designer? The Master Graphic Design enables you to guide your professional career within a Graphic Design studio or an advertising agency. The Master is formed by the courses of Basic Graphic Design, Advanced Graphic Design and Pre-Graphic Graphic Design. Graphic Design is a key activity within visual communication and covers many areas: corporate identity, advertising, editorial design, packaging, signage, signage and multimedia. Visual communication, in addition to being a basic pillar of our contemporary culture, is today a key sector that constantly demands professionals who develop their creativity in multiple disciplines. Advertising agencies, magazines, publishers, advertisers or studios need graphic designers to develop their activities. Throughout the Master Graphic Design you will learn to master the most used tools in the sector (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign), you will learn to design complex projects such as corporate identities, posters, brochures, magazines and packaging, and you will enter the exciting world of graphic production, learning to perform final arts and knowing different types of paper, finishing formats or binding techniques.... [-]


Master Of Artistic Director In Graphic Design, Digital Design Option

Autograf
Campus Full time October 2018 France Paris

Digital Designer is a graphic designer working in digital and interactive design supports: intranet and internet, DVD, mobile applications, creation of animated images, 2D or 3D ... [+]

Digital Designer is a graphic designer working in digital and interactive design supports: intranet and internet, DVD, mobile applications, creation of animated images, 2D or 3D ...

This training meets the conceptual and semantic learning, visual, technological and managerial.

During the two years of the Master, besides personal work validating each subject studied, it is proposed to students individually carry out a project year and a specialty store.

Students are also confronted with the project management agency, with the creation of collective second year. Each group created must achieve in year three real projects with real sponsors, customers who requested school or students belonging to the network.... [-]


Master in Graphic Design

Polytechnic of Leiria
Campus Full time 24  October 2018 Portugal Leiria

The program aims to provide students with the conceptual and practical skills of a high professional level in specific areas of graphic design and communication for multiple platforms. [+]

Master in Graphic Design

The Masters in Graphic Design ESAD.CR aims to provide students with the conceptual and practical skills of a high professional level in specific areas of graphic design and communication for multiple platforms, which feature contemporary visual culture.

Access conditions Holders of a bachelor’s degree or legal equivalent in Communication Design, Graphic Design, Multimedia Design, Product Design, Fine Arts, New Media, interested in pursuing studies in the area of Graphic Design; Holders of a foreign academic bachelor’s degree following the 1st cycle of studies organized according to the principles of the Bologna process in Graphic Design and related areas; Holders of a foreign bachelor’s degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of a degree by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESAD in Graphic Design and related areas; Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum which is recognized as attesting the capacity to carry out this cycle of studies by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESAD. Study plan ... [-]

International Master's Degree In Graphic Design (Diploma Certified By A European Notary)

ESNECA
Campus Part time 300  Open Enrolment Spain Spain Online

This course is aimed at entrepreneurs, managers, entrepreneurs, workers in the graphic and photographic sector and anyone who wants to acquire the necessary technical knowledge for an excellent program management and graphic design technique. [+]

Recipients

This course is aimed at entrepreneurs, managers, entrepreneurs, workers in the graphic and photographic sector and anyone who wants to acquire the necessary technical knowledge for an excellent program management and graphic design technique.

Modality

The modality of the Master's degree is On-Line and Tutoring

Once enrolled, the student will receive the access codes in less than 24 working hours.Our team of teachers and tutors will contact the student within a maximum of 48 hours after enrollment to guide the student, accompany him / her at the beginning and throughout the course, and answer any questions or questions that may arise.Duration

The duration of the course is 300 hours.... [-]


Master's Degree In Digital Graphic Design

UNIR
Online Part time November 2018 Spain Logroño

The Master in Digital Graphic Design Online from UNIR is the first official master with 100% online teaching with which you will specialize in the creation and graphic production in all areas of digital graphic design, mastering the latest technologies and tools for visual communication. [+]

The Master in Digital Graphic Design Online from UNIR is the first official master with 100% online teaching with which you will specialize in the creation and graphic production in all areas of digital graphic design, mastering the latest technologies and tools for visual communication.

You will develop a creative and technological profile capable of understanding the possibilities offered by digital channels and applying knowledge of design, communication and creativity in the development of multi-device projects.

With this masters in online digital design you will learn to:

Design, create and design digital and interactive products Understand the visual needs of a company by proposing creative and innovative graphic solutions Apply graphic representation systems, new visual and interaction languages ​​(Motion Graphics) As a professional graphic designer you will be part of one of the profiles most demanded and with greater employability within the realm of digital content. General information Credits : 60 ECTS Duration : 1 academic year Start : November 9, 2017 Methodology : Teaching 100% online with face-to-face exams Branch of Knowledge : School of Engineering and Technology (ESIT) Examinations : At the end of each semester Access to Doctorate : This Official Master allows the incorporation to official doctoral programs and improves your score, as long as it corresponds to the same area of ​​knowledge, in the scale of the competitions, interim lists, transfer contests and employment exchanges. Check out the rules of the tender offer. CURRICULUM Visual culture Information Design Digital Design Contents Composition and Typography Interaction... [-]

Master of Graphic Design

The Florence Institute of Design International
Campus Full time Italy Florence

The Graphic Design Master program is intended for graduates already holding a degree in graphic or a related design. It is also recommended that they have had some professional training in graphic design. The course assists students in developing their professional, conceptual and creative thinking. [+]

Overview

The Graphic Design Master program is intended for graduates already holding a degree in graphic or a related design. It is also recommended that they have had some professional training in graphic design. The course assists students in developing their professional, conceptual and creative thinking. Throughout the course, students improve their group responsiveness, become more sophisticated problem solvers and increase their technical skills.

Faculty

The faculty is made up of both locally Italian and international professors who all speak and teach in English. Additionally, the professors are all professionals working in their field. This is to ensure that the faculty is aware of what is happening in their field so that they do not give their students outdated information. The school’s intimate class sizes allow for each student to receive a premium individualized education.... [-]


Master's Degree In Design & Advertising

IADE
Campus Part time September 2018 Portugal Lisbon

The Master in Design & Advertising is based on the convergence of knowledge in the areas of design and marketing, bringing together in a single program the two areas of training in which IADE has most stood out. [+]

The Master in Design & Advertising Is based on the convergence of knowledge in the areas of design and marketing, bringing together in a single program the two areas of training in which IADE has stood out the most.

Through research and the use of active pedagogical models, students are able to understand the dynamics of advertising creation, to critically analyze and evaluate different proposals, and to think about the agency models and the creative direction of the future.

International experience

In addition to the international partnerships that IADE has, the global network of Laureate International Universities offers 80 universities in 29 countries where students can make international mobility. ... [-]


Master International Graphic Design And Visual Communication

L'Idem Barcelona
Campus Full time October 2018 Spain Barcelona France Le Soler + 2 more

In this title we propose an academic program, with a solid technical and artistic training, in which the student can develop his creative potential and become a 360º professional in the different branches of visual communication: graphic design, web design, advertising, UX Design ... [+]

Become a Graphic Design Expert

The creativity is one of the main keys to access outstanding works of great responsibility in sectors as avant-garde as graphic design. In this title we propose a academic program, with a solid technical and artistic training, in which the student can develop his creative potential and become a professional 360º in the different branches of visual communication: graphic design, web design, advertising, UX Design ...

The curriculum is led by a international academic team and active that gives the necessary tools to successfully handle any graphic design commission from real case studies.

Target

The aim of this title is to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to achieve a optimal level of professional training. To achieve this, L'Idem Barcelona has a multidisciplinary training oriented to the world of work and with a wide international network of communication agencies interested in hosting our students in internships.... [-]


Master in Motion Graphics Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid
Campus Full time October 2018 Spain Madrid

The Master of Motion Graphics Design is concluded with the production of a reel in which students compile all the work they have carried out during the course, becoming a faithful reflection of their skills as motion graphics designers, as well as their letter of introduction as future professionals. [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN SPANISH

The Master of Motion Graphics Design provides the necessary technical training to create motion graphics. The program combines tools, techniques, an understanding of audiovisual language, workshops, and projects that offer a comprehensive view of current demands.

In the last few decades, Motion Graphics have revolutionized the field of audiovisual disciplines. We have witnessed a creative explosion that is expressed in the use of resources and language, as well as in the way of understanding narratives. Additionally, technological advances force the sector to constantly develop, making it necessary for professionals to permanently be updating their knowledge.... [-]