The Specializing Master invites applications from candidates with a degree, master's degree, or university-level diploma in design, architecture or engineering. Candidates may also be specialized in non-polytechnic disciplines for whom polytechnic skills can significantly enhance their prior professional training.
Job description and final assessment
The Specializing Master in Service Design trains specialists in the design of services for firms and publicsector organizations.
The programme's overall objectives are to produce experts and consultants with a solid design culture, vision, and the ability to design, manage, and organize the conception and implementation of a service. It also aims to develop innovation and entrepreneurship.
On conclusion of the programme, the participants will be able to:
Devise systemic innovation models for services
Deploy theoretical skills to operate with complex system
Use specific service design tools and manage redesign
Observe & Analyse user experience to construct a user-centred vision of complex interactions
Manage service conception, design and development
Numerous employment opportunities are available to graduates from the Specializing Master in Service Design.
Potential roles include:
service designer as a specialized consultant at a design agency;
service designer as a consultant or employee of public-sector organizations, research centres, enterprises and authorities;
service designer as a consultant or employee of private-sector organizations, research centres, companies and organizations;
service designer as a freelance or self-employednprofessional (start-up).
To take part to the selection process, the application form must be completed online within the following deadlines:
for Italian / foreign citizens with a qualification obtained in Italy within September 2019
for Extra U.E. citizens within August 2019
Tuition and Fees
The cost of the Specializing Master is 15.500 € (15.000 € participation fee + 500 € registration fee at Politecnico di Milano).
For graduate students at the Politecnico di Milano, the enrollment fee is 14.000 € divided into: Entrance fee to the Politecnico di Milano 500 € per pupil and participation fee to the Master, equal to 13.500 € per student.
Partial exemptions are available. For information contact POLI.design Coordination and Training Office at email@example.com.
The cost of enrolment in the Specializing Master permits a tax deduction of 19% falling under "university specialization courses".