MASTER OF DESIGN (INNOVATION)

KPT/JPS (PA 5264) 04/20

Be a design leader in a rapidly changing environment.

The Master of Design (Innovation) at KDU is a practice-focused programme that aims to launch design professionals beyond the boundaries of traditional graphic design. It integrates deep expertise in design practice with business disciplines to prepare students to master the fields of design, communication and multimedia.

Students have the opportunity to put together a professional industry-based portfolio or design artwork, and understand the design and planning of new products, services, systems and organisations. By the end of the programme, students will be able to seamlessly adapt to the expectations of the new artistic industry.

The Master of Design (Innovation) programme is a dual parchment programme awarded by KDU and the Rome University of Fine Arts (RUFA). It is best suited for those in the areas of Design and Innovation; Multimedia and Web; Advertising, Marketing and Communication; Photography; New Media Design; and Design as Research.

Career Options
  • Art Director
  • Artist
  • Exhibition designer
  • Illustrator
  • Production Designer
  • Multimedia Specialist
...any many more
 
UNIVERSITY PARTNER

Programme Structure
DURATION
Min. 1 year 4 months
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU University College, Utropolis Glenmarie
MODULES
  • Brand Design and Dynamic Identity
  • Advertising and Unconventional Communication
  • Design Project
  • Interaction Design
  • Information Design
  • New Media Design
  • Research Methodology
  • Visual Design
  • Web Design and User Experience
  • Photography
  • Psychology of Perception
  • Graduation Showcase
Study Route
Fees & Intakes
2017 INTAKE DATES
  • 9 Jan
  • 11 May
  • 4 Sep

 
ESTIMATED FEES
  • RM39,200 (MALAYSIAN STUDENT)   

  • RM43,700 (INTERNATIONAL STUDENT)
*Terms and Conditions Apply
*Instalment Payment Plan Available

INSTALMENT PAYMENT PLAN

Programme

No. of
Semesters

No. of Instalments
Per Semester

Maximum No.
of Instalments

Foundation in Arts

3

3

9

Foundation Studies (Art and Technology)

3

3

9

Diploma in Mass Communication

5

3

15

Diploma in Entertainment Arts

6

3

18

Diploma in Entrepreneurial Design

6

3

18

Bachelor of Communication

8

3

24

Entry Requirements
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
Bachelor’s Degree in relevant fields
  • Min. CGPA of 2.67 or equivalent.
  • Candidates without a min. CGPA of 2.67 can be accepted with a min. of 3 years working experience in the relevant field
*All candidate are required to go through an interview and assessment prior to acceptance into the programme.
ENGLISH REQUIREMENT
Local Student :Pass (SPM / 1119 / UEC / O Levels examination) / Min. score of Band 4 in MUET
International Student :Band 5.5 in IELTS; or a score of 196 (computer-based) or 69 (internet-based) or 525 (paper-based) in TOEFL
*If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU University College.
STUDENT TESTIMONIALS
Brandon Liu Jia Tar
Brandon Liu Jia Tar
Diploma In Mass Communication
Lecturer, KDU University College
Graduated 2010
My journey with KDU University College began with me enrolling for the Diploma in Mass Communication in 2008.
EVENTS CALENDAR
Dec
9
Open Day
Date :
09 Dec 2017
Time :
10.00 am - 5.00 pm
Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie.