Study in sunny Spain for your BA (Hons) degree in Graphic Design

The 3-year Graphic Design programme that is offered to the students at the Marbella Design Academy was developed and is delivered and assessed by Marbella Design Academy, awarded by and quality assured by Middlesex University.

Graphic Design programme introduction

Programme start twice per year. In the middle of January and in the middle of September each year.

The Academy is an exclusive design School with a family-like atmosphere prevailing among the staff and the students, who come from many different countries. As such, the students receive a great deal of personal and direct attention from the academic staff.

Being a Graphic Designer is a wonderful profession full of creativity and exiting assignments. As a professionally trained Graphic Designer your world will open up to an interesting, rewarding and creative working life where no two days are the same.

We nurture your individualism and creative expression

At Marbella Design Academy students’ individualism and creative expression is nurtured to the extreme. Students benefit from culturally diverse professional tutors, who provide them with an international perspective, they receive lots of one-to-one teacher attention and are taught to a very high academic level.

University degree in graphic design

The Graphic Design programme is of such a high academic standard that it is validated by Middlesex University London who themselves award our students with an official Bachelor of Arts degree once they have completed the programme.

Student life is fulfilling and you cannot avoid making friends from all over the world. Come and study with us in sunny Spain and enjoy the best time in your life. We offer lovely surroundings, with great design programmes taught in English. Students live in really wonderful, furnished apartments from only 250 euros per month and day-to-day living costs are especially low in Spain.

Marbella Design Academy has been recognised as one of the top design schools in the world. You will graduate at a very high professional level, ready to start your career as a highly skilled and advanced Graphic Designer. Students receive the best training available in all the latest professional computer programmes and industry-specific skills and, once graduated, their employment rate is nearly 100%.

Graduates of the BA in Graphic Design will be fully prepared to start their career as a self-employed designer, or easily gain employment in companies worldwide. They learn all of the practical skills and contextual understanding required within this specialized field, to enable a creative application to the demands of the professional industrial world.

Students also have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience through a work placement in a real world environment.

When the students have satisfactorily completed their 3-year programme (and been awarded their BA (Hons) degree), they may then choose, if they wish, to apply for a Master’s Degree at Middlesex University (additional 10 months) or at any other university of their choice.

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Each academic year is quality controlled by external examiners, appointed by Middlesex University. When the 3-year higher education in design programmes of Marbella Design Academy have been successfully completed, students will be awarded an official BA (Hons) degree by Middlesex University London.