Enter a course name, school type and location:

Design Degree Courses in Singapore

Contact Our School

Raffles Design Institute:
Raffles Design Institute – Singapore (RSG) was established in 1990 as a premier educational provider dedicated to the professional design disciplines offering internationally recognized Bachelor Degrees and Master Degrees in various Design disciplines including fashion design, graphic design, interior design, jewellery design and multimedia courses among many others. Raffles-Singapore international team of lecturers and practitioners share their years of experience, professional ethics and practices in the industry. From countries such as USA, UK, Canada, Columbia, Australia, and Singapore, they bring with them a wealth of technical knowledge and experience which they impart with commitment, creating an intensive international learning environment <strong>.</strong>

Email: Contact us here     ( or request a callback ).

Bachelor of Design Majoring in Fashion Design
Photo of Design Degree Courses in SingaporeThe study of Fashion Design focuses on developing an in-depth understanding of fashion design through exploratory and experimental projects. This course takes the student from design concepts and processes through to final production, while teaching required business and contextual studies. It provides an integrated approach, combining creativity with applied technical proficiency.

With a strong foundation in technical proficiency and a good eye for market trends, students will start to hone their individual styles and identities through their collections. Training students to be flexible in responding to ever-changing market needs, technological developments and trends, fashion graduates will be more than ready to assume professional work in this fast-paced industry.

Bachelor of Design Majoring in Graphic Design
The study of Graphic Design involves an in-depth understanding of a Graphic Designer’s role in history, society and research. Students will have the opportunity to explore issues of culture, economics and social implications of graphic design solutions. Through major practical projects, students will hone their multi-disciplinary skills to offer creative and practical solutions, preparing them for challenging careers combining creativity, concepts and computer software skills in the highly competitive advertising and publishing industries.

Bachelor of Design Majoring in Multimedia Design
The purpose of this programme is to equip students with the fundamental broad-based skills in graphic design, afterwhich, students learn to transform 2D graphics into the 3D world by creating interfaces and integrate programming abilities to illustrate the wonders of using multiple forms of Interactive Media.

Students are also presented with the opportunity to research multimedia design trends and issues within society to produce an integrated suite of design solutions, taking into account aspects of culture, economics and social interaction.

Bachelor of Arts (Visual Communication) Majoring in Animation
The course of Animation emphasizes on the design and the production aspects of 2D and 3D animation, and developing skill sets in Life drawing, Background and Character Designs. In the ever-advancing technological new age, students will learn to sharpen their competitive edge in the region, using high-end equipments to edit in pre-production, production and post-production processes. Students will also have the opportunities to learn moving imagery skills and special effects, that are currently in demand in the film media and entertainment industries, both locally and internationally.

Bachelor of Arts (Visual Communication) Majoring in Games Design
Image of Design Degree Courses in SingaporeThe course of Games Design prepares students to be the “Mastermind” behind the games that people play. Besides learning game strategizing, game levels design, game scripting and production, students will also examine marketing, business and management issues.

Students are taught on the techniques and tools used in computer games development and computer animation in aspects of 2D and 3D animation, with combination of theoretical and activity-based leaning.

Bachelor of Design Majoring in Interior Design

The study of Interior Architecture encompasses the study of both architectural and design content within a built environment, while focusing on the human interface within a given space.

This course provides intensive training for students to become professional interior designers. Emphasis is placed on space planning, creative problem-solving, communication skills and knowledge of building materials, construction, computer-aided drafting and the history of design.

Bachelor of Design Majoring in Product Design
The study of Product Design involves the hands-on approach to technological, manufacturing skills and design management. Students will experience a broad-based, diagnostic curriculum – grasping investigational, analytical and problem-solving skills through a project based, modular system, which encourages the investigation and understanding of various specializations in Product Design. Students are also provided with ‘real-life’ client projects – underpinning the relevance and importance of industry requirements in a highly competitive design environment.

Bachelor of Design Majoring in Jewellery Design
This course will allow students to explore a variety of areas within traditional and contemporary Jewellery Design – where emphasis is placed on creativity, innovation, experimentation and the material application of technical skills. This course aims to integrate students into professional practice of the design and manufacture of jewellery and its associated products.

Bachelor of Design Majoring in Fashion Marketing
The study of Fashion Marketing and Management is an exciting field that opens one up to countless opportunities in the fashion industry. Student learn buying and merchandising practices, conceptualizing, advertising and promotional activities. Tailored to blend creative fashion knowledge with a solid grounding of business, marketing and contextual studies.

Specialisation in Retail Management
The course on Retail Management embraces one of the most established branches of the Marketing discipline, as indeed most retailing activity predates the concept of Marketing. Retail Management course commences with the student gaining a thorough insight into the retail industry and comprehending the various models of retail marketing. Students will learn to develop and manage the challenging retail environment and enhance its effectiveness by incorporating the tools of Marketing and Integrated marketing Communication.

Specialisation in Fashion Communication and Journalism
Photos of Raffles Design InstituteThe study of Fashion Communication and Journalism focuses on an in-depth understanding of promotional activities, corporate journalism and publications, events planning, international public relations, communication plans and fashion photography. Upon completing the course, the students will understand the art of integrating Fashion and Journalism and exercise this knowledge into the real world of communication.

Master of Design
There is a clear demand in the design community for a Masters programme that is targeted towards the professional and commercial needs of the design professions and industry internationally.

In response to demand for ongoing professional development and life long learning integrated into a formal postgraduate degree, this Masters programme is the perfect opportunity for the students with Bachelor Degree to return to study, so that one can develop one’s skills, research capability and increase one’s knowledge base while gaining a valuable qualification.

UNIQUENESS OF THE MASTER OF DESIGN
The Master of Design offers four specializations leading to the award of:

- Master of Design (Digital Media)
- Master of Design (Fashion Design)
- Master of Design (Interior Design)
- Master of Design (Graphic Design)

COURSE OBJECTIVES
We see the key objectives of the Master of Design to:

Picture of Design Degree Courses in Singapore- Enhance the applied design skills of students to the level of master practitioner 
- Develop a critically reflective practitioner who can work as a designer either independently or in teams, and with the management skills to supervise others or to manage design projects.
- Allow students to deepen their understanding of the theoretical underpinnings of design solutions
- Allow students to explore the interdisciplinary qualities of design
- Develop the research skills of students to enable them to pursue further research-based study

COURSE STRUCTURE
There are 4 generic types of subjects:

- Design Studio
- Design Theory
- Design Practice Seminar
- Elective

The course allows you to enhance your practical skills to the level of master practitioner through Design Studio modules, while furthering your theoretical understandings through Design Theory modules, developing a capacity for critical reflection on the profession of design through the Design Practice Seminar modules.

Email: Contact Us

Request a Callback

Address: 51 Merchant Road, Singpaore 058283, Singapore, Singapore
Related Schools & Programs. Inquire to our admissions team today:
The Interactive Design Institute
Courses / Programs
Take the first steps towards a new career or improve your employment prospects in a range of popular arts and design fields with Interactive Design Institute (IDI) - a leading provider of creative arts education to distance learning students in Singapore and worldwide.

We deliver online bachelor degrees and masters programs awarded by the University of Hertfordshire, one of the top ranking universities in the UK.

With full-time and part-time study options available, our accredited and internationally-recognised courses aims to teach you in-demand skills in popular career fields, including interior architecture, graphic design, fine art, illustration, and photography.

In addition, we deliver a Foundation Studies Diploma online.

We have three start dates per year (February, June & October) and you can apply at any time.

With over a decade of experience delivering accredited Art and Design qualifications online, we know how to give you the best chance of success.

In 2014, 79% of our BA (Hons) degree students graduated with a 2:1 or above.

Using our unique online learning system, you can learn at your own pace from the comfort of your home or office. Schedule your study around your work and family commitments.

Testimonial:

"I knew that gaining a world-recognised qualification from the University of Hertfordshire could really help me have a successful career. In addition, I liked the fact that with IDI, students from around the world could share their study experience."
- Jielian
Online Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree Programs:
Part time (4 years), full time (3 years), and accelerated (2 years)

• Fine Art
• Graphic Design
• Illustration
• Interior Architecture & Design
• Photography

Online BA (Hons) Top-Up Degrees:

• Graphic Design
• Illustration
• Interior Architecture & Design.
• Photography

Online Master of Arts (MA) Degree Programs:
Full time (12 months) and part time (24 months)

• Graphic Communication
• Illustration
• Interior Design
• Photography

Online Diploma Course:
• Foundation Studies Diploma (Art, Design & Media)
London Art Portfolio, UK
Courses / Programs
London Art Portfolio provides successful Art and Design portfolio preparation courses in Central London in all areas of fine art and design to students from Singapore & around the world - at all levels. We help to prepare you for University applications, professional interviews, or your personal development!

Prepare for entry to a Masters Degree, Bachelor Degree, Foundation Diploma or Pre-Degree level course in Art and Design.

We ensure successful placements at all levels, including onto University of the Arts London, UCA & many other renowned art colleges & universities in the UK, USA & other locations around the world.

London Art Portfolio is run by Julia Dennis, a practicing artist with many years of experience in preparing art and design portfolios for degree applications, organising exhibitions and preparing students for interviews.

Julia has great success in placing British and international students onto the right course, at the right level, at any stage in your career.

With class size limited to 12 students, we offer a very personal, tailored service throughout the year.

"Central Saint Martins has offered me a place on Foundation Pathway: Graphic Design. I'm so happy! Thank you so much for your guidance and all heart that you put in to help me out."
- Aleksandra, Poland

"At the end of the course, I had an interview at the London College of Fashion and was accepted! It was a great victory & I owe a lot to London Art Portfolio! Thank you very much!"
- Paola, Italy
Art & Design Portfolio Courses / Career Change / Private Tutoring in:

- Fine Art
- Fashion Design
- Textiles
- Graphic Design
- Photography
- 3D Design / Architecture

Year-round & Summer Courses:
- Portfolio Preparation Courses: Study for 24, 18, 12, 6, or 4 weeks
- 1 week Enrichment Course in Drawing or Model Making
- One-to-one Tutoring for Adults & Teenagers
- Art & Design Evening Classes
- 4-week Art & Design Summer Courses for Adults & Teens
- Corporate Workshops
Updated: 2016-06-28
Updated: 2016-06-28
Inspiration Design International School
Courses / Programs
Established in 1989, Inspiration Design International School is Singapore’s premier private education provider for interior design knowledge and skills.

Drawing on the resources of a vibrant global city and a school, with its hands-on education and multinational team of lecturers cum practitioners, Inspiration teaches students to consider sociocultural, functional and aesthetic dimensions of the built environment and prepares graduates for the professional world of architecture and interior design.

In March 2013, Inspiration was a proud recipient of the Singapore Brands Award 2012/13. The coveted honour recognises outstanding Singapore enterprises, and serves as the industry’s benchmark of quality and excellence.

Inspiration provides training to students from Singapore and around the globe. These English-taught programmes can be undertaken on a full-time or part-time basis, with the latter being available only to design practitioners with appropriate industry experience.

"The intensive and creative design training through design studio and experiments have enabled me to sharpen my understanding and perception of design....

Since graduating from Inspiration, I have worked in a Singapore President Design Award-winning design consultancy firm as a designer for more than two years, I am now pursuing my further education in architecture design in NUS (MA)."
- Qi Shi Zhi, China; Bachelor Degree Graduate of Interior Design
Advanced Diploma in Interior Design - Full-time / Part-time (24 months)

Diploma in Interior Design - Full-time / Part-time (18 months).

Certificate in Interior Design and Decorative Techniques (12 months)

Short Courses (12 hours)
- Autodesk 3DS Max
- Autodesk AutoCAD
- Google SketchUp
- Adobe Photoshop
- Perspective Drawing
- Light & Lighting Interiors
- Styles of Interiors
- Furniture Product Knowledge

Specialist Certificate Courses (24 hours)
STACCATO!
Courses / Programs
STACCATO! is a music school in Singapore that specializes in teaching classical music to children and adults in fun, creative and unconventional ways. We believe classical music can be enjoyed by all ages and we focus not only on developing music competence in our students but also in creating an enjoyable holistic learning experience by cultivating an appreciation and love for classical music.

At STACCATO!, we believe in learning with passion. We are concerned that many music learners are overly caught up and pressurized to achieve a desired level of music competence and they lose the joy and passion for music. We provide an environment that encourages creativity through improvisation, performance and expression through movement. Our methodology is effective, and at the same time, unconventional in that we design our programs to excite, stimulate and cultivate.

In addition, we recognize the role of parents/caregivers in nurturing the passion of children through participation and appropriate guidance. We design our early childhood programs keeping in mind the need to also educate and equip our parents/caregivers with the ability to guide their children's musical interest and development.
* Group Early Childhood Music and Movement Classes for Parent & Child (1 to 4 years old)
* World Music Program for Adults & Children (6 years and above)
* Group Keyboard Lessons for Adults & Children (4 years and above)
* Individual Piano Lessons for Adults & Children
FZD School of Design
Courses / Programs
Founded and established in 2009 by industry veteran, Feng Zhu, whose extensive experience in both the Video Game and Feature Film design make him one of the most sought after Entertainment Designers in the world; FZD seeks to provide a world class education for conceptual design.

Through our programs, we have trained both students and professionals alike, and helped them excel into the entertainment design industry. We aim to mold our students into elite designers with a broad range of skills and graduate with top notch portfolios; covering a wide range of design topics such as video games, feature films, theme park designs, consumer products, toys, TV commercials, and set designs.
1 year Full-Time diploma (12 months) :
- Diploma in Industrial Design

Full-Time Advance diploma (8 months) :
- Advanced Diploma in Entertainment Design