Open doors with a professional diploma
You’ll get more than a transformative learning experience when you study at Hyper Island. You’ll refine your knowledge through unique access to industry practitioners and apply cutting edge strategies to become real-world ready.
Business Developer – Distance Learning
Digital Media Creative
Hyper Island is different
Hyper Island is a school with no teachers, textbooks or homework. Ours is a learning-by-doing culture with only real-life projects for actual clients and situated in reflective human culture. We’ll empower you to be entrepreneurial, while understanding the impact of what you do.
Get the job
Your career. Your choice
Hyper Island students find a job or start a company within six months of graduating.
Job listings posted each week on our Job Board from companies looking to hire Hyper Island students and graduates
Society is transforming. Powerful trends are reshaping business, driving new technologies, shifting talent needs and changing human behavior. We’ve mapped these trends for over 20 years by collaborating with industry leaders across the world.
We use the insights to design our courses and programs to help get you ready to meet the evolving demands of the market. In other words, study at Hyper Island and you’ll get an education that leads to a great job.
Hundreds of companies are looking for talent from Hyper Island
Check out Hyper Island’s Job Board
Find an internship at an amazing company, anywhere in the world
Put your experience with classmates and clients at Hyper Island to the test during an internship. It’ll take up around a third of your time at Hyper Island and offers you a chance to deepen your learning, keep working on real challenges, and make the connections you need to get you ideal job once you’ve graduated.
Creative talents from Hyper Island have done their internship at companies like Google, Spotify, Nike, adidas, R/GA, AKQA, B-Reel, DICE, Media Monks, Philips Design, 72andSunny, Your Majesty, Veryday, Kurppa Hosk, Fjord, North Kingdom and many more.
Student and alumni stories
Global Design Manager reflects on Hyper Island Masters
Alumni recognized in Forbes 30 Under 30
Alumni Q&A- Linda Hugestrand of NA-KD
Hyper Island alumni go places
Thousands of students have left Hyper Island and created fantastic companies, career, and positive impact. Here are a few.
Human Interface Designer, Apple
Global Design Director Brand, Spotify
Queen of Shitty Robots
Design Director, IDEO
Partner, Y combinator
Lorenzo Riccardo Calvani
Global Design, Uber Technologies
Christin Malén Andreassen
Sr Designer, Apple
Online Marketing Specialist, Google
Real world ready
Developed with partners across industries
We create our curriculum with guidance from industry experts at leading companies. Our partners know better than anyone what skills and experience are needed to get hired in the high-growth industries of today and tomorrow.
Here is a selection of the companies we work with: