Course details

Master of Design Innovation (MDI)
NZQF Level 9

About the course

Get the specialist skills and knowledge you need to be a successful professional in the design industry. In this three-trimester programme, you'll learn the art of bringing ideas to life—from conception to design to construction.

The master of Design Innovation (MDI) is a 180-point master’s focused on research and innovation with a 90-point thesis. Ideal students will be interested in independent research towards changing the status quo of design through disruptive or breakthrough innovation exemplified through a thesis.

Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree in Design Innovation or an approved alternative, with a B average.

About the provider

Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington is New Zealand’s capital city university, located at the centre of culture, creativity, government, technology and lawmaking.

Ranked number 1 for research quality, we are one of New Zealand's oldest and most prestigious tertiary institutions with a proud tradition of academic excellence. We carry out world-class research and teaching that has global impact.

At Wellington's University, you’ll be pushed to think independently and inspired to succeed. Be part of our diverse and friendly community in the thriving capital.


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