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L'Ecole de design Nantes Atlantique

Rue Christian-Pauc, Nantes,
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Undergraduate Overview

Recognized by the State, L’École de design Nantes Atlantique grants a Master’s level degree certified by the French Minister of Higher Education, as well as various undergraduate degrees. Design training is based on professional, methodological, hands-on design projects conducted in partnership with companies.

The Master’s degree in design (MDes) is a 5-year curriculum divided into two cycles (a 3-year undergraduate program followed by a 2-year postgraduate program). L’École de design Nantes Atlantique is one of the few design school(s) to have obtained certification from the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research for its Master’s degree in design.

Undergraduate studies taught in French Foundation studies and 2nd and 3rd year levels of studies with a specialization in Graphic Design, Motion Design, UI/UX Design, Game Experience Design, Industrial Design, Transport Design, Interior Architecture or Scenography.

Undergraduate studies :

The school also offers a 3-years diploma : The DN MADE, National Diploma in Fine Arts, Crafts and Design.
The third year is available in English - the International Class / 3rd year of DN MADE

The International Class / 3rd year of DN MADE welcomes French students and international students of various nationalities who wish to complete a French undergraduate degree, through the third (which is the last) year of Bachelor level studies.
It purpose is also to welcome students from our partner schools for an academic exchange semester.  Students from all over the world who have completed a minimum of two years in spatial, interior, product, visual communications, interaction design or graphic design are eligible to apply.

Students are organized into one of three DN MADE programs, depending on their previous studies:

The completion of this 3rd year program leads to the obtention of DN MADE, National Diploma in Fine Arts, Crafts and Design which is a state-controlled degree and leads to the award of a bachelor degree after three years of studies.
(delivered when obtaining a minimum score of 780 points at the TOEIC test).

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