Bachelor in Design - Highly QualifiedCreate a better reality
A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITY
Our unique learning environment facilitates professional and personal growth, empowering students to discover their full potential while guiding them down their personalized professional journey.
Our students develop highly sought-after profiles and are actively recruited by employers of leading corporations even before they graduate. Our extensive network and close ties with the business world offers endless opportunities, from important positions in major multinational companies to roles in smaller organizations and startups. Other students choose to develop entrepreneurial projects, either during or after their studies, building and managing their own companies.
of IE University's Class of 2021 job seekers, reported they were currently working
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OUR INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
Having the chance to gain professional experience during your degree not only improves your technical formation, but also gives you a global perspective of the profession.
Real-world experience is a fundamental part of training to be an architect—the title alone is not enough. That’s why our Bachelor in Design involves a unique and extensive internship program, ensuring that all of our students gain the necessary skills to flourish in the sector and determine the trajectory of their own career.
Second-, third-, and fourth-year students have the opportunity to work at outstanding practices and design studios all over the world. As a result, you will be developing your international network before even graduating, distinguishing your profile from others in your field.
You will gain over a full year of professional experience, giving you a huge advantage when entering the job market and further establishing yourself as a valued designer. Demonstrate your creative and practical capabilities, and start building your career now.
TECHNOLOGY & SERVICES
If you choose this area, you will be able to work as a services designer, planning and organizing people, infrastructure, communication and material components of a service. You will also be able to work developing webs & apps developer or being in charge of UX design. Another options you will have are working as a software designer, video game designer or augmented reality designer, it’s up to you and your career choices!
STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT AND COMMUNICATION
If strategic management and communication is what you are passionate about, you will be doing visual communication design, working as a creative graphic designer, as an art director or even as a digital illustrator or brand manager.
CONSULTANCY & ENTREPRENEURSHIP
When it comes to consultancy and entrepreneurship, you will be able to found your own studio, be a design consultant, find weaknesses in a brand and come up with strategic solutions, or be a creative or design officer. You will also be able to work as a project manager or work as a freelance, managing your own timings!
OBJECTS & PRODUCTS
As an objects and products designer, you will be able to go into furniture design, fashion marketing and exhibition design. This area allows you to analyze and direct people through signaling design, as well as create a good user’s experience in which ergonomics and aesthetics combined, play a fundamental role.
Your Own Path
Lukas Macner at LinkedIn (Dublin) | Your Own Path
Pablo Jódar at JP Morgan (Geneva) | Your Own Path
Jasmina Orlicka at Havas (Prague) | Your Own Path
Benjamin Ranft, Philipp Nette & Teiko Wilenius at Cutnut (Hamburg) | Your Own Path
Letizia Caprile at Kaura Studio (Madrid) | Your Own Path
Tess de Gregorio at Google (New York City) | Your Own Path
Alejandro Astiaso at (Mexico City) at Didi’s National Fleet | Your Own Path
Ana Martinez Vals at Cleary Gottlieb (New York City) | Your Own Path
Mickela Vucetich at United Nations (New York City) | Your Own Path
Eric Cuevas at Morgan Stanley (New York City) | Your Own Path
Adriana Unzueta at Inter-American Development Bank (NYC) | Your Own Path
Elliot Roazen at Unilever (New York City) | Your Own Path
Bernardo Dillon at Quádriga (México City) | Your Own Path
Alejandro Sáez at eGoGames (Madrid) | Your Own Path
Iñigo Cavestany at IBM (Madrid) | Your Own Path
Ahmed Ashraf at Santander (Madrid) | Your Own Path
Tamara Abusara at Mondelez (Madrid) | Your Own Path
BECOME HIGHLY QUALIFIED WITH A MASTER DEGREE AT IE
Some of the recommended Masters to combine with your Bachelor in Design:
BACHELOR IN DESIGN + MASTER IN DESIGN FOR WORK, RETAIL AND LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS
For designers interested in creating people-centered environments, this master focuses on three of the most important spaces in our everyday lives: work, retail and education. These spaces are also the three realms where the most dramatic changes are occurring in terms of concepts, technology and cutting-edge innovation.
BACHELOR IN DESIGN + MASTER IN BUSINESS ANALYTICS AND BIG DATA
For those designers who wish to go deeper into business intelligence, this master provides intensive training in advanced methods for collecting and analyzing data, running tests, and using data and technology to drive innovation in an organization.
BACHELOR IN DESIGN + MASTER IN VISUAL AND DIGITAL MEDIA
For those who are passionate about the visual aspect of design, this master provides an intensive training on creativity and communication of its impact in the business world.
BACHELOR IN DESIGN + MASTER IN MANAGEMENT
For designers who want to generalize their training across many areas of business, the MIM offers broad training in business functions including strategy, marketing and sales, human resources, operations, finance, accounting and IT.