Industrial Design, Ph.D. | Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) | Eindhoven, Netherlands
48 months
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Industrial Design department at the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) combines cutting edge research in several domains to educate a new type of engineer.

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Industrial Design department at the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) offers students and staff an international and academic, in other words intellectually stimulating, study and working environment that will inspire them to broadly-based personal development, social and cultural engagement and an entrepreneurial attitude. We are shaping a new discipline: designing and creating intelligent systems, products and related services.


Our industrial designers create connected solutions, combining products and services to suit individual needs. Both students and researchers can work with all stakeholders, customers and producers alike, who are not only involved, but are also essential contributors to the future sustainability of our world. Their role will be to mediate the developments in technology, the needs of people (culture & society) and the responsibility for properly using the power of ideas and values.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • you must be familiar with the theory and methodology of your field of study
  • a Dutch master's degree (old-style doctoral degree) or a foreign equivalent

Living costs for Eindhoven

850 - 1350 EUR /month
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