Contact us

Study industrial design

You're viewing the postgraduate version of this page. View our undergraduate study options.

Further your professional experience in our state-of-the-art design fabrication labs.

Why study industrial design at QUT?

  • Turn your professional expertise and creative interests into a postgraduate research degree to master new techniques, skills and research methods.
  • Develop an advanced level of investigation and critical thinking to apply to your creative practice.
  • Complete a thesis or creative project to further your skills and advance your knowledge.

Short courses and professional development

Flexible study approach

Complete your research as either:

  • a thesis with our Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Arts (Research) or Master of Design (Research)
  • a practical industry-focused creative work and a written component with our Doctor of Creative Industries or Master of Design (Research).

Further your professional practice

Our range of postgraduate industrial design courses lets you incorporate practice-led research into your creative profession, meaning that you can complete your research degree as you work. A research degree can also prepare you for a career in a range of research-oriented and policy-focused roles.

State-of-the-art facilities

Our Creative Industries Precinct offers a world-class space with some of Australia's most sophisticated digital facilities. Here, you can collaborate with and work alongside like-minded creatives in an interdisciplinary environment that inspires imagination and innovation.

Your study will be supported by new digital technologies, well-equipped workshops and design studios. Our design fabrication labs provide a space for hands-on prototyping of designs.

Pathways to a research career

Studying one of our postgraduate industrial design courses offers a pathway towards a more research-focused career in industry or academia, where you'll be qualified to apply your creative practice research skills.

Stay connected

Please wait…

Get just the information you want on courses, scholarships and events.

Contacts

Creative Industries Faculty

  • Postal address:
    QUT Creative Industries Faculty
    Musk Ave
    Kelvin Grove QLD 4059