This 18-course programme (12-months) is for aspiring graphic designers who want to dive deep into the world of branding, identity, and design. In this one year diploma, you will learn all the basic and advanced concepts of design, storytelling, copywriting, and even website building with WordPress. In this programme, you will create a branding project from A-Z, including market research, creating corporate identity, and production.
This programme is great for people with no design background who want to take a serious step into the design world and work as a graphic designer.
All of our programmes include special studio classes, live classes, hands-on projects, and mentorship.
Our faculty has worked for some of the most globally recognized brands:
Andrea Turvey – British Airways, The Guardian, Tesco
Adam Cohen – NYU, Columbia University, New York Public Library
Frode Sorensen – MTV, Vodafone, Macmillan Science and Education
Carly Murphy-Merrydew – BBC, Topshop, Max and Spencer
Mamen Morillas - Converse, Clipper, Barcelona City
Introducing new faculty Dan PerriMasters Design Lab welcomes Dan Perri as a leading member of our faculty. With more than 50 years of experience, Dan has designed some of the most iconic film-related graphic and title designs. From the Star Wars logo to Raging Bull and the Aviator. Working with film giants such as Martin Scorsese and George Lucas. Dan's global, top-tier experience and expertise will be invaluable to Masters Design Lab and its students.
Remote, but personal, online, and professional
We fill the gap between fully self-paced video-based education and in-person learning.
Elevating the best from both worlds to create an effective learning experience.
Our online study environment contains self-paced courses and engaging live sessions.
We create interpersonal connections between master designers and students. We connect students worldwide with top talent in the global design industry.
Why Masters Design Lab?
A UNIQUE BLEND OF AN OUTSTANDING CURRICULUM, HANDS-ON MENTORING, AND INSPIRATION FROM EXCELLENT DESIGNERS.
Learn from some of the best designers in the world
Learn from anywhere
Continuous feedback and mentoring
Unlimited one-on-one sessions
FREE access to the ADOBE suite
Unique course portal www.mdlplatform.com
Visting lectures from award leading designers
Career advising and tips
Internship placement service
Fees that are paid in full with one payment are subject to a 15% reduction
The fees are fully inclusive; there are no hidden extras
Portfolio classes are included in all of our programs
Accredited by the European Centre of Independent Certification in E-Learning and CPD UK, Recognized by the European association for distance learning.
We are self-paced and affordable but yet nurturing and personal
All courses are delivered online.
Some are self-paced courses with no live sessions (mainly theory or technical courses but not only), and some are mixed (self-paced & live sessions). Live session classes, especially studio classes, are crucial for your success. All courses feature full technical support and mentorship from our staff members. All courses are graded and consist of either a project, test, or an online quiz. Students must pass the initial courses in order to advance to the following ones. MDL has a demanding study environment and you can expect a study load of at least 20-25 hours per week.
"At Masters Design Lab, my overall experience has been fantastic. The programme is comprehensive and includes online classes and live sessions with very interesting content. The interaction with professors and peers is amazing and helpful. I am thrilled to pursue my dream to become a graphic designer at Masters Design Lab. I definitely recommend it!"
"Being a part of the program has been a dream come true literally. The lessons are detailed but still concise and very interestingly laid out. The assignments have been a great way to put the theory learned into practice. I highly recommend Masters Design Lab to anyone looking for a no fluff, hands on, relevant, comprehensive, creative, interactive and fun course!"
Computer (desktop or laptop).
There are a lot of computers on the market. Our advice is to follow Adobe’s requirements for the Adobe Creative Suite.
Adobe Creative Suite student membership (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat, After Effects)
Colour printer (All programmes)
Strong internet connection (All programmes)
Camera (Full programme and advanced programme)