May 20, 2013
The IE School of Architecture is upending traditional models of architectural education, betting instead on radical new curricula to reinvigorate the discipline. For design professionals interested in business, the new international Master in Architectural Management and Design program offers pioneering training in business management for the AEC sector.
The program teaches designers the skills they need to become successful, understanding the design implications of business decisions and vice-versa. With a diverse group of instructing practitioners and advisers from unique academic backgrounds, the IE Master in Architectural Management and Design program allows students to access a wide network with deep industry expertise. “Most architects are entrepreneurs and vocational designers who need a specific management toolkit to build the career they want,” the program directors explain.
The innovative and pioneering content of this master program lies in the combination of IE’s well known entrepreneurial spirit and business expertise in conjunction with the design approach of IE School of Architecture & Design. Students gain the professional edge of attending a globally recognized business school that has been training field leaders for over 30 years. The program teaches critical skills such as business acumen and management know-how— skills that can play a key role in the success of an architectural practice. More after the jump!