Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Product Design

Students are encouraged to explore the multidisciplinary field of design and challenge the norms in design thinking. A variety of modules help them to consider not only materials and manufacturing, but also international design strategies, helping you to understand global market forces. By identifying trends that are supported by new technological opportunities students will be able to develop a product idea and fully consider its marketing, branding and packaging.

Entry requirements

A good honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent in a relevant discipline, or relevant experience. Examples of work. A personal statement.

Course modules

Modules: research and design methodologies; design philosophy; design paradigms; computer aided design systems; artefact and system realisation; materials science and selection; manufacturing processes.

Assessment methods

Assessment is carried out via coursework at the end of each stage.

Sponsorship information

The School will be offering a number of scholarships for students commencing their studies on postgraduate courses.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,100 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

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Key information

Telephone number: 
01159 418 418