Industrial design
education on
all levels

Umeå Institute of Design provides five academic programmes focusing exclusively on industrial design and related specialisations. Programmes range from Bachelor's to Master's and Doctoral levels. We offer highly competitive, professional and international industrial design educational programmes supported by exceptional technical facilities and resources.

Umeå Institute of Design also offers one-year courses and a number of single subject courses in industrial design and related topics, both within other study programmes and open for all students.

The Umeå Institute of Design is organised as a department within the Faculty of Science and Technology at Umeå University.


Basic level education

BFA in Industrial Design - Industridesignprogrammet

Industrial Design Introduction

MA level education

MFA Programme in Interaction Design

MFA Programme in Advanced Product Design

MFA Programme in Transportation Design

PhD level education

PhD programme in Industrial Design