Become a UX Designer in 5 months!
5 months, full-time
starting on the 2nd of May 2022
funded by AMS Wien
User experience design (UX) is quickly becoming one of the fastest-growing professions. With companies launching new products and services every single day, there is a huge demand for UX Designers who have a deep understanding of the customer-product interaction and help make the products usable, enjoyable, and accessible. Their work is crucial for any modern product seeking success on the market.
In just 5 months you will be taken from having no previous experience in the field to being a highly in-demand Junior UX Designer. Alongside learning advanced UX-design skills, you will also start to build and expand your project portfolio. The programme combines the most up-to-date practices with innovative learning methods, invaluable know-how, teamwork and soft-skills workshops to help you become a well rounded UX Designer, equipped with all the necessary tools to find employment as a Junior UX Designer.
develop your own UX-design portfolio with multiple personal and group projects ready to share with potential employers
gain solid theoretical knowledge and acquire the most in-demand competencies in the field of UX
work in a project-based learning environment and regularly present your portfolio projects in front of an audience
learn to work with industry-standard tools such as Figma or Adobe XD
build your online presence in UX-design communities in Austria and around the world
improve and practice your soft and job application skills necessary for UX Designers
receive a certificate as evidence of your hard work, upon successful completion of the programme
Comprehensive pool of online resources
Workshops and guidance by seasoned UX Designers and other professionals
Assistance in job placements
Alumni programme, intercultural community and regular community events
Memorable learning experience
Start: 2nd of May 2022
End: 9th of September 2022
Course hours: 9 am - 5 pm, Monday - Friday
Location: Vienna, Austria
On average, two days per week are in-person at the premises
Please note that conditions concerning in-person/online may change.
Online aptitude tests
Reading comprehension assignment
The multi-stage application process will take place fully online.
It will include among other details the following:
Have a valid working permit in Austria
Need to be registered as arbeitslos at AMS Wien
Have at least intermediate English and German skills
Be highly motivated and open to learning in an unique learning environment
Be available for 40h/week for the duration of the programme
Be ready to start working as a Junior UX Designer right after the course ends
Get through the application process for the programme
Be at least 18 years of age by the start of the programme
Begin your application journey by registering for the mandatory info-webinar. Before applying please make sure you fulfil the eligibility criteria above.
Register until 15th of March, 11 am CET.
15th of March 2022, 4 pm - 6 pm CET