VISIT
Singapore’s highest honour for designers and designs across all disciplines
One of Asia’s premier design festivals that champions design thought leadership
National Design Centre

Address
111 Middle Road
Singapore 188969

Opening hours
Everyday 9am to 9pm

Design Education

To meet tomorrow's economic demands, we need design as a strategic asset to lead innovation in the workplace and chart rewarding careers.
Hone your talent

and turn creativity into a successful career in design

Nurture a design mindset

and skills to do meaningful work across industries

Secure viable career options

in a competitive innovation-driven economy

Get started

A selection of tools and ready-to-use templates that you can use to make an informed decision and as a source of inspiration.

Skills Framework for Design
For industry professionals and employers
12 min read
Design Education Review Committee Report
Resources | Reports
5 min read
Where to study design in Singapore
Resources | Directories
10 min read
“Better Life by Design” Short Film Series
For students and educators
5 min read

Benefit from our design for education initiatives

Become a dynamic design leader across disciplines and be a part of Singapore’s design-empowered workforce.

Career Conversion Programmes
For job seekers
12 min read
DesignSingapore Scholarship
For students and industry professionals
13 min read
School of X
For professionals and businesses
6 min read
SkillsFuture Queen Bee Initiative for the Design Sector
For design and enterprises
5 min read

Design Education Summit

Learn from leading design practitioners and top educators as they share best practices in design education.

Be inspired by stories on transformation of education by design by educators and students from around the world, which have been put together into an e-publication. Read them here.

Stories

Sustainable Architecture by Studio SKLIM
Stories | Designer Profile
14 min read
Preserving Artisanal Craftsmanship By NOST
Stories | Designer Profile
13 min read
Community Playground By ART-ZOO
Stories | Designer Profile
13 min read
DesignSingapore scholars
Stories | Designer Profile
13 min read
Designing a Better Future
Stories | Designer Profile
13 min read
Standing Tall Because of Design
Stories | Designer Profile
19 min read
She’s Taking Design Outside of Design School
Stories | Designer Profile
17 min read

Upcoming events

Unseen Singapore – Our Past, Present and Future
Event | Exhibitions
8 Apr - 31 Oct 2022
10:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Good Design Research: KENOPY by Studio SKLIM
Event | Exhibitions
15 Jul - 10 Aug 2022
09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Introduction to Circularity
Event | Workshops
29 Sep 2022
09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Class Acts
Event | Exhibitions
01 Jul - 31 Jan 2023
09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
2022 Golden Pin Design Award & Golden Pin Concept Design Award
Event | Awards
07 Apr - 22 Jun 2022
08 Apr - 07 Jul 2022
Good Design Research: We Are Able by Claudia Poh
Event | Exhibitions
15 Jun - 10 Jul 2022
09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Good Design Research: PALFCRAFT By NOST
Event | Exhibitions
15 May 2022
09:00 AM - 09:00 PM

News

VISIT
President*s Design Award
Singapore’s highest honour for designers and designs across all disciplines
Singapore Design Week
One of Asia’s premier design festivals that champions design thought leadership
National Design Centre