HDK – Academy of Design and Crafts, University of Gothenburg

HDK in Gothenburg is situated in the middle of the city and is connected with the Röhsska Museum of Design and Crafts.
It is an international study environment with well-equipped workshops close to the arts.

HDK Steneby is a creative cultural and educational environment in Dals Långed, 170 kilometers north of Gothenburg. Surrounded by Swedish pine-trees and lakes, Steneby attracts many International students who look to explore the materials wood, metal and textile.

On January 1, 2020 HDK and Valand Academy will merge into one department of Art and Design.
The new department will be called: HDK-Valand – Academy of Art and Design.

Programmes taught in:
  • English (US)

This school also offers:

Executive courses

HDK - Academy of Design and Crafts - University of Gothenburg

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About the program

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Sweden Gothenburg
September 2020
English (US)
Full time
2 years
Campus
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Location address
HDK – Högskolan för Design och Konsthantverk
Box 131

Gothenburg, Västra Götaland County, 405 30 SE