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    Hi, Which are the best unis for Product Design? And does anyone know which are rated well by employers?
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    Hi, Which are the best unis for Product Design? And does anyone know which are rated well by employers?
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    Hey joolzc!

    Have you heard of Ravensbourne before? We're based in London and we offer a BA (Hons) Product Design course here that might be right for you. Here is a link to the course page for more info:

    https://www.ravensbourne.ac.uk/study-here/undergraduate/school-of-design/department-of-design-practice/ba-hons-design-products/

    Ravensbourne has a heavy focus on the industry which includes: strong industry links, live client projects and internships, getting us industry ready by providing us with cutting-edge, open-access prototyping studios.

    If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask on here or PM us!

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    I've been looking into going to uni for product design for the last few years, from what I can tell:
    Loughborough and Brunel are the most well-rated uni's for product design, they are both well-known in the field.
    Others occasionally mentioned are Northumbria - their design for industry course as they got rid of their industrial design course.
    Strathclyde - very technical orientation.
    Bournemouth seems like a fun course but I don't hear anyone talking about it.

    I've applied to uni this year and i've firmed loughborough with northumbria as my insurance, I went to interviews at both and I've been to a strathclyde open day.

    Scottish uni's don't tend to have placements and most [people would recommend going to a uni that offers a placement year for product design.
 
 
 
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