At Melbourne, the future is yours to create
Study the Bachelor of Design and apply creativity and problem-solving skills to transform the world around you.
The Bachelor of Design opens doors to careers with impact
Bring your boldest ideas to life
You'll have access to industry-grade equipment and technology in purpose-built labs and spaces to enable you to think like a designer and develop your projects end-to-end.
Work with real game changers
You'll be taught by researchers and industry practitioners who are leading public conversations about our cities and regions, shaping policy development and transforming Australian and global practices.
Help solve tomorrow's problems
Design is about communicating our ideas and how we interact with our surroundings. By developing the flexible, cross-disciplinary skills employers are increasingly seeking, you'll play a key role in influencing how societies live, communicate and interact.
Be connected to industry
You'll learn and collaborate in studio-based workspaces to fulfill design briefs and build vital industry connections. Through site visits, field trips, and projects you'll develop your visual communication and technology skills, culminating in a public exhibition showcase, designX.
Change of Preference Expo
Finishing Year 12? Come and chat to us on 13 December about your ATAR results and study plans for 2023.
If you can't make it in person, there are online resources and support to help guide you during the change of preference period.
Hear from our students
Learn what has inspired some of our next-generation designers.
I wanted to bring together my passion for art and design and integrate how they are seen in our environment. I’ve been able to learn and produce more complex and interesting designs with practical experience.Isabel Solin
At its core, design is communication. The Bachelor of Design allows me to explore and test different design fields which has helped me create a strong and diverse skillset and knowledge to elevate my design ideas.Teariki Williams
Learn about contemporary planning issues, market trends and how the application of construction practices and structural design can add value to developments.
Actively engage with some of the most pressing issues of our time, including increased urbanisation, climate change and sustainable resourcing.
A chance to showcase your talent
Twice a year, the Melbourne School of Design transforms into a multi-floor gallery showcasing hundreds of pieces of studio work by our talented undergraduate and postgraduate students in one of Australia's largest design exhibitions. This is your chance to display your creations and further your connections with industry.Explore galleries