University of Illinois, USA (1) Central Michigan University, USA (1) Politecnico di Milano, Italy (1) University of the Witwatersrand (1) North Dakota State University, USA (2) National Institute of Design, India (2) Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands (4) Vaal University of Technology (15) Independent Institute of Education (1) Tshwane University of Technology (22) University of Botswana (4) University of Stellenbosch (1) Writtle School of Design (1) Nelson Mandela University (16) Queensland University of Technology, Australia (1) University of Sunderland, UK (1) Pearson Institute of Higher Education (MGI) (3) Northumbria University, UK (2) University of Southampton, UK (1) University of New South Wales (1) Utrecht University, The Netherlands (1) National Institute for Science, India (2) Central University of Technology (3) North-West University (3) Red & Yellow (1) UniRitter Design Faculty (1) University of Pretoria (10) St Andrew’s College (1) Lebanese American University, Lebanon (1) The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (1) University of Johannesburg (49) Polo Universitário, Portugal (1) Vega School (2) Stellenbosch Academy of Design & Photography (1) University of Leeds, UK (1) Cape Peninsula University of Technology (14) University of Cape Town (1) Kingston University, UK (3) Indian Institute of Gems & Jewellery, India (1) Durban University of Technology (7) Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts, Qatar (1) Greenside Design Center (1) Design School Southern Africa (1) Inscape Education Group (3) Carnegie Mellon School of Design, USA (1)

DEFSA conferences

DEFSA promotes relevant research with the focus on design + education through its biennial conferences, to promote professionalism, accountability and ethics in the education of young designers

Design Educators of South Africa...

With your support & active membership, the Design Educators Forum of Southern Africa can positively influence the young designer's formative training and promote all facets of design across Africa