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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    City Campus

  • Study mode

    Sandwich / Placement

  • Start date


  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Products, services, systems: three small words with a galaxy of applications. From TVs to trainers, we’ll help you navigate the evolving world of product design, growing your technical, practical, and interpersonal skills along the way.Our teachers don’t just teach. They’re collaborators, constantly encouraging you to develop your own unique design style. We’ll plug you into the industry from day one; you’ll be pushing live briefs to the edge of your imagination as you explore the needs of users, markets, and manufacturers. You’ll create with your mind, your hands, and cutting-edge software.You’ll learn how designers guide projects as visionaries and leaders, and as the glue between specialists. You’ll be part of a studio culture that builds confidence through community, developing your work from preliminary sketches to fully functioning prototypes. Through placements, competitions and exhibitions, you’ll have the chance to meet and impress some of the biggest names in the game.We’ve built this course in consultation with product design’s most influential employers. We know what they want, and that’s what we teach: with hard work and creative bravery, you could be following our global network of alumni to the likes of Adidas, Puma, Sony, Speedo, the BBC, Habitat, MADE.COM, and Matter.**Why choose this course?**- **It’s a platform for new entrepreneurs.** We don’t just create great employees — we also have a history of developing game-changing employers. For the enterprise-minded, we’ve got the in-house expertise, opportunities and connections to help you realise your dreams.- **You’ll work on live project briefs with real industry clients.** We’ve already welcomed the likes of Nestlé, PepsiCo, W'innovate, Herman Miller and Speedo onto the course, and that list of big-time industry partners is growing all the time.- **You’ll have the chance to complete a year-long placement.** On the ‘sandwich’ route, you’ll immerse yourself in the 9 to 5 of real-world product design; previous placements have included roles at companies like Disney, Hasbro, Logitech and LEGO.- **Compete, exhibit, and get yourself noticed!** Events like New Designers and NTU’s annual Degree Show are fixtures in the product design calendar, and our grads have won big at competitions like the Starpack Awards and Student Design Innovation Awards.

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 15,600per year

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University information

Nottingham Trent University

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  • Campus address

    Nottingham Trent University, 50 Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 4FQ, England

With students and staff from over 160 countries, cultural diversity is a key part of the university's identity.
Support from the International Development Office, country advisors, International Student Support team, Global Lounge, NTU Faith and employability specialists.
NTU was the first UK university to receive a Purple Flag award for entertainment, diversity and safety.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    23rd out of 85 11

  • Entry standards

    / Max 239
    140 64%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    72.0 72%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.06 81%



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