Postgraduate study

AHRC Doctoral Training Centre Design Star

  • Design Star CDT brings together leading design departments at the University of Brighton; Goldsmiths, University of London; Loughborough University; The Open University; and the University of Reading.
  • Loughborough
  • UK/EU and international students
  • Variable
  • Research

It aims to develop future intellectual leadership in design: research leaders of the future who are equipped to make a difference to contemporary social concerns, knowledge production and creative practices. This requires an approach to research training that places diversity and interdisciplinary at its core.

Design Star brings together world-class research in:

  • design for industry
  • interaction design
  • design process
  • communication design
  • sustainable design
  • design history
  • curation
  • creative practice.

The spread of design disciplines is linked by a common approach to design that encourages the integration of history, theory and engagement.

Further information

Further information can be found on the official website for the AHRC Doctoral Training Centre Design Star or alternatively you can email us at dslearning@lboro.ac.uk