We can leverage world-class design research expertise and teaching from the Schools of Architecture, Arts & Humanities, Design and Communication, and award-winning research centres and incubators, including the Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design, Material Science Research Centre, the Intelligent Mobility Design Centre and InnovationRCA.
Our graduates lead and influence many of the world’s global businesses, including including Apple, Bentley, Burberry, IDEO, Jaguar Land Rover, Kia Motors, Porsche and Samsung.
- We deliver courses on design thinking, service design, creative leadership, disruptive innovation, entrepreneurship, human-centred design, artificial Intelligence and healthcare design.
- We can tailor the curriculum for a day, a week, or several weeks over the course of a year with interrelated projects.
- Courses can be delivered online, on-campus, hybrid or at partner organisations.
- Previous courses have been delivered in Dubai, Japan, Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Germany and Mexico.
Courses for universities and training academies
We deliver custom executive education programmes for universities and company leadership training academies globally.
Clients include: Bertelsmann, Beijing Normal University, Donghua University, European Broadcasting Union: Academy, Fudan University, Imperial College London, ITV, Lego Design Academy, Majid al Futtaim: Leadership Institute, National University of Singapore: EMBA, PwC, Royal Bank of Scotland, Shanghai University and University of Europe.
Joint courses with business, government and the public sector
We collaborate with business, government, non-for-profits organisations and the public sector to jointly develop courses to meet the needs of their partners, clients and stakeholders.
Clients include: British Council, Design Museum, Dentsu Japan, Hertfordshire: Local Enterprise Partnerships, Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC), Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS), London & Partners, PwC, TCS Consultants, UK Government and Civil Servants.
Current Executive Education Masterclasses here.
Custom Executive Education for the National University of Singapore, 2023
RCA Short Courses
Many of our existing short courses and summer schools can be adapted, combined or customised for the particular needs of an organisation. The short courses reflect the college’s unique studio-based learning philosophy with small class sizes, practical group work, rich interaction between students and academics, enhanced peer-to-peer networking and a certificate of achievement on completion.
We attract a global mix of participants with our programme suite that includes: architecture, communication design, contemporary art, curating, interior design and human-centred design courses.
We provide unparalleled opportunities to access our world-leading teaching, researchers, guest practitioners and facilities, as well as collaborate and connect with an international network of peers.
Learn more about RCA Short Courses and Executive Masterclasses here.
Design Thinking and Innovation in Collaboration with the Design Museum