Outstanding Architecture and Design Thesis Award
About the Award
IE School of Architecture and Design is pleased to announce its first edition of the Outstanding Architecture and Design Thesis Award.
We are looking for top emerging talent from around the world to join our next intake of the Master in Business for Architecture and Design, our Master in Architecture or our Diploma in Strategic Interior Design.
All those who hold a Bachelor or a Master Degree in Architecture, Design, Interior Design, Product Design, Graphic Design, Landscape Design or related fields, who graduated between 2012 and 2022, and who were ranked in the top 25% if their class are eligible to compete for the Outstanding Architecture and Design Thesis Award.
The winning entries will be awarded a scholarship toward tuition for the IE Master in Business for Architecture and Design (commencing in April 2023), the IE Master in Architecture (commencing in September 2023) or the Diploma in Strategic Interior Design (commencing in April 2023).
IE School of Architecture and Design
IE School of Architecture and Design is one of the leading schools in Europe and expands the boundaries of traditional architectural and design education. Therefore, the establishment of this award, called Outstanding Architecture and Design Thesis Award.
Bringing together knowledge from many fields, including business, technology, design thinking, sustainability and management, along with critical thinking and creative approaches, we seek to empower students to prepare themselves for a changing world.
IE welcomes students who seek challenges and aspire to become leaders in the dynamic and evolving world of architecture and design.
IE Master in Business for Architecture and Design (MBArch)
The Master in Business for Architecture and Design (MBArch) is a cutting-edge program centered on business, innovation, and entrepreneurship, to train the future leaders in all aspects of the built environment. Participants will explore the relationship between architecture and management, and the most advanced approaches to the world of design with top business professors and leading global professionals and companies.
IE Master in Architecture (MArch)
The master´s in architecture (MArch) combines the rigorous training required to achieve professional licensure in Spain and the European Union with an international, entrepreneurial, and sustainable approach. We help you gain professional licensure, and then redefine the profession.
The Master in Architecture, held in our new Madrid vertical campus and in Amsterdam, consists of three elements which make it absolutely unique: 1. the Thesis Project module led by world-renowned architect Ben Van Berkel, of Amsterdam based UNStudio, 2. an intensive architectural design and building construction studio based on sustainable technologies, and 3. the Design Management Module, which build on our legacy of excellence in entrepreuneurial thinking and training.
IE Diploma in Strategic Interior Design (DSID)
This program prepares professionals for work as forward-thinking design strategists. While exploring the evolving relationship between design strategy and business outcomes, the program pays special attention to the role the built environment plays in empowering people and transforming organizations.
Open: 11 November, 2022
Registration period: 11 November, 2022 - 13 January, 2023
Submission deadline: 13 January, 2023
Jury Deliberations: 14 January, 2023 - 26 January, 2023
Jury Decision: 27 January, 2023
Results Announced: 27 January, 2023
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