Discover the business of design and the design of business.

Programs in Art and Design Business

 Undergraduate Programs


Business Design – IED (Barcelona, Spain)

The IED Diploma in Business Design is conceived as an educational response to the new needs that design-oriented companies, consultancy firms, communication agencies and design studios have when they look for professionals who are able to combine creativity, management capacity and entrepreneurial attitude to reposition or develop new brands, products and services.



Bachelor of Arts in Strategic Design & Management – NewSchool of Architecture and Design (San Diego, USA) 

NewSchool of Architecture & Design’s Bachelor of Arts in Strategic Design and Management will teach you the fundamentals of design and business. Strategic design and management will help you build the skills needed to identify new opportunities and unmet needs in the global marketplace and to develop comprehensive strategies for bringing new products and services to life.


Graduate Programs


Master of Business Design – Domus Academy (Milan, Italy)  

The Master in Business Design program creates new connections between the worlds of business and design. You’ll work on projects relating to the business of design—and the design of business. Enlightening and interdisciplinary, the program focuses on how to apply design methodology, sensitivity, and culture to any business. You’ll study design-driven company management as you learn to draft plans for business development, branding, marketing, and communication—for product lines, startups, and established businesses.



Master in Arts Management – IED (Florence, Italy and Rome, Italy)

The Master in Arts Management is a 11-month full-immersion interdisciplinary course, that is truly unique due to its itinerant formula. The study plan is divided in the two prestigious locations of Florence and Rome, with the addition of Venice, with a one week workshop, to engage students in a grand tour of contemporary art and education, with a focus on the jobs of the future.



Master in Business Administration of Cultural Events – IED (Venice, Italy)

Master in Business Administration for Arts and Cultural Events provides an in-depth theoretical preparation, combined with a creative and managerial vision allowing students to define and manage specific projects and/or create start-ups within the cultural sphere. The range of institutions and partners include museums and the traditional sectors of the cultural heritage, the world of media and communications, and the material culture.