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Masterstudio Design MA

The Masterstudio Design programme is home to the Master Studios in Design. It is a space for experimentation, discourse and production in which students from the various Master's programmes meet and exchange ideas. In dialogue with mentors and external experts, students translate aspects of design research, economics, ecology, technology and culture into future fields of action in design. This opens up new perspectives for their professional careers. Students have the opportunity to further develop their knowledge, interests and skills in an interdisciplinary, inspiring learning environment in a future-oriented and individual way. The study programme in the Master Studios in Design is a full-time programme with a standard duration of three semesters.

Key data

Study mode
Master of Arts FHNW
ECTS points
Start of semester
September (week 38)
Next start
Mon. 19.09.2022 | Autumn Semester
Final application date
May 15, 2022
Studying mode
3 Semester
Teaching language
German or English (B2 and A2)
Stay abroad
Application fee
CHF 100 (registration fee); CHF 200 (matriculation fee due to commitment)
Semester fee
CHF 700 (CH); CHF 1.000 (EU); CHF 5.000 (Not-EU/EFTA)


Thank you for your interest. The application deadline for the Master's degree programme beginning in the fall semester 2022/23 is May 15, 2022. The next application window for the fall semester 2023/24 opens on November 1, 2022.

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