Study Programme Details
Country: New Zealand
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Immerse yourself in the dynamic intersection of creativity, technology, and business with our Bachelor of Product Design program. Product Design is more than just aesthetics; it’s about solving complex problems and shaping the future of innovation. As a product designer, you’ll blend artistic flair with scientific rigor and entrepreneurial acumen to conceptualize and develop products that enhance lives and drive change.


At UC, we provide a fertile ground for your creative aspirations, offering access to cutting-edge design, laboratory, and testing facilities. Whether you’re tinkering in the studio or collaborating with peers on interdisciplinary projects, you’ll have the resources and support to bring your ideas to life.

Our program encourages hands-on learning and real-world application, preparing you to thrive in the ever-evolving landscape of product design. With the option to pursue a conjoint degree alongside Bachelor of Commerce, Science, or Engineering, you can tailor your academic journey to your unique interests and career goals, equipping you with a diverse skill set and a competitive edge in the industry.

Admission Requirements

  • Admission to UC with University Entrance (or equivalent) is required to enrol.
  • CAE or CPE: Minimum score of 169 with at least 162 in reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • IELTS Academic: Academic with an average score of 6.0, with a minimum of 5.5 in reading, writing, listeningNZAPA: English New Zealand Accredited Pathway Assessment Level 3
  • NZCEL: Level 4 – Academic endorsement.
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic): PTE with an overall score of 50
  • TOEFL iBT: Total minimum score of 80, with at least 19 in reading, writing and listening

Year 1:

  • PROD101 Product Design 1
  • MGMT100 Fundamentals of Management
  • PROD110 Design Principles OR ENGR101 Foundations of Engineering
  • One 100-level MATH or EMTH course

Year 2:

  • MKTG100 Principles of Marketing

Year 3:

  • Complete two courses at either 200 or 300-level chosen from: Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance, Innovation, Management, Marketing
  • Domestic — $7,349 – $7,813
  • International — $41,813

Future Career Outcomes

Step into a world of endless possibilities with a Bachelor of Product Design from UC. Our alumni have forged successful careers in a variety of fields, from consumer electronics to sustainable design, testament to the versatility and relevance of our program in today’s market. With a solid foundation in design principles, coupled with practical experience and business acumen, our graduates are well-prepared to navigate the complexities of the industry and make a meaningful impact through their innovative creations.

Visa Requirements:

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