Umeå Designinstituut

The Umeå Designinstituut (UID) ( Designhögskolan i Umeå ) is an institute of the University of Umeå in Umeå , in the province of Västerbotten in Sweden .

UID was opened in 1989 and is intended solely for the teaching of industrial design, design of transportation and interactive designs. The institute is among the main campus and downtown Umeå location, as part of the Umeå Arts Campus .

UID is the only Scandinavian school in Bloomberg Business Week listed in the top 60 list of design schools in the world in all three lists (2006, 2007 and 2009) and was also named one of the 18 best design schools in the world 2010. [1] in 2011, UID designated by the “red dot institute” as the second best design institute in Europe and America [2] and obtained in 2012 UID the first place.

See also

  • Academy of Fine Arts
  • Restaurant College Umeå


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