At the School of Design, learning takes place both inside and outside the
classroom. The school is located in the heart of the creative industry of
downtown Toronto, giving you access to the cultural capital of Canada as well
as unique resources and networking opportunities.
projects you’ll work on while attending the School of Design will challenge
you, help you build work-ready skills, and push you to think outside the box.
Students in the past have worked on projects like Canühome, a travelling
exhibit that showcases a home environment that re-imagines how we may live in
of the most important learning experiences you’ll have will take place outside
the classroom. At the Institute without Boundaries, students work on projects
of public and global significance with a focus on innovation through design.
The Bike Charrette is an example of one of these projects. The college, the
City of Toronto, community and cycling advocacy groups worked together to
design a bike storage system for the existing and future campuses of George
School of Design is also one of the founding partners of Digifest, Toronto’s
international festival celebrating innovation and digital creativity. In the
fall, some of the world’s best designers, technologists and artists are brought
together for an incredible learning experience.
Brown’s learning environment has a strong international component. In addition
to sharing a classroom with international students from around the world you
have several opportunities for international
fieldwork and international field trips. You can also take advantage of academic pathways
available to various education institutions overseas. The GBC curriculum
benefits from our many global partnerships and our credentials are geared towards
preparing you for the global marketplace.
our students interact with expert faculty and industry partners, giving you a
leading edge in a competitive job market and invaluable networking
opportunities. Workspaces within the school are equipped with state-of-the-art
equipment to prepare you for modern work environments. However learning doesn’t
stop when class ends, we provide you with the chance to share your ideas and
immerse yourself in creative projects. At the School of Design you have the
freedom to shape your learning experience to achieve the career you want.
Canühome is a full-size travelling exhibit designed in partnership with students that re-imagines how we may live in the future.
This open concept workspace at 230 Richmond St. uses natural light to create an inspiring state-of-the-art space for students.