Research & Transfer

Research in the Industrial Design department of the Bergische Universität Wuppertal is guided by the principle of "research through design": Designing possible future products today affords us the opportunity - to take one example - to engage with potential users about how they want to live in the future.

Our main areas of research are:

We implement innovative, visionary solutions at our in-house institute visionlabs, in cooperation with leading industrial companies. For more information: Link


As a university, we meet design challenges with a scientific approach. If you are interested in a doctorate in design, please contact Prof. Dr.-Ing. Fabian Hemmert

You find dissertations in the field of design theory from our school here: Dissertations