Dear ODTÜ Community,

ODTÜ ranked 5th among the ‘’Most Successful Design Schools’’ of America and Europe according to the Red Dot Design Ranking 2015.

The ranking is based on the Red Dot Awards won by universities in ‘’Design Concept’’ category in the last 5 years. This year USA has 5, Germany has 2 and Sweden, France, United Kingdom, Canada, Austria, Czech Republic, Brazil and Turkey have 1 education institutions in the list, respectively. The Red Dot Design Awards are given since 1955 by Design Zentrum Nordhein Wesfalen in Essen, Germany. You can find detailed information about Red Dot from web site. 

We congratulate and thank our academic staff and units, especially the Industrial Design Department, for granting our university Red Dot Design Award.


Prof. Dr. Ahmet ACAR

Red Dot Design Awards 2015

Universities – Americas & Europe

1. Art Centre Collage of Design United States
2. Umeå Institute of Design | Umeå University Sweden
3. ENSCI – Les Ateliers France
4. Savannah College of Art and Design United States
5. Middle East Technical University (METU) Turkey
6. Academy of Art University United States
7. Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design Germany
8. California College of the Arts United States
9. Emily Carr University of Art and Design Canada
9. University of Applied Arts Vienna Austria
11. Tomas Bata University in Zlín (TBU) Czech Republic
12. Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro Brazil
13. Royal Collage of Art (RCA) United Kingdom
14. Pratt Institute United States
15. Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences (H_DA) Germany

Last Updated:

29/09/2015 - 10:05