About Design

Apply creative and open approaches to defining and solving problems, leading to high-quality decisions.

Design has applications in the creation and improvement of our cities, buildings, transport networks, furniture, websites, processes, bridges, landscapes, performing arts and environment.

Become an innovator who enhances the way we live and interact with the world around us.

Discover the Bachelor of Design

In this video Professor Helene Frichot, Director of the Bachelor of Design, will explore design and explain all the options available to you as a Bachelor of Design student.

Looking for personalised advice?

Find out more about our graduate degrees and get support with your application. Speak to our expert staff online, via phone or at an upcoming event. You can also register to learn more about your course options and opportunities via email.

Why study at the University of Melbourne

Be in demand

Be in demand

Designers are playing an important role expanding the potential of the Internet of Things (IoT), designing smart homes, smart cities and intelligent transportation.

Taught by leading experts

Taught by leading experts

Your inspiring teachers currently work in industry, so you can be sure you’ll be immersed in the most up-to-date knowledge and practice.

High tech facilities

High tech facilities

Harness your creativity by experimenting with augmented reality, digital fabrication, robotics and machinery in the NExT Lab, FabLab, Robotics Lab, Machine Workshop and Makerspaces.

Talk to us

Please speak to our expert staff to discover more about our learning opportunities and get support with your application.