As a user experience designer you will be ensuring a product makes sense to the user by creating a path that logically flows step by step. You will explore every way that a user might interact with a product, their feelings and improvement strategies.
UX designer acts as a user advocate for the product, to make sure the customer has the best experience possible with it, they do create products that provide meaningful and relevant experiences to users. They will be designing the entire process of acquiring and integrating the product, including aspects of branding, design, usability, and function.
Students who have passed 10+2 (any stream- Science, Commerce or Humanities and Arts) from a recognized board are eligible to pursue their career in UI designing. However an orientation in Computer Science will be useful.
Take a bachelor degree in UX & Graphics design or computer application which is of 3-4 years duration.
You may also take up an Integrated masters program in design or a Diploma course.
Take masters in designing or computer application which is of 2-3 year duration.
PG diploma courses and various certification courses in UX Design are also available.
Requirements for admission into a PG course in one of the top institutions to help you get an overall picture
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UX designers require strong communication skills to convey product ideas, explain thinking behind designs, and work with other teams.
As UX designers need to incorporate the ideas of developers, clients, and team members they are supposed to possess good team skills. They also need to effectively give and receive feedback, explore solutions.
An excellent UX designer must possess strong technological skills as they need to deal with numerous software on a daily basis.
UX designers are problem-solvers, so a natural knack for both creative and critical thinking will make it much easier to come up with important design solutions.
UX designers always need to visualize real data and information in a way that is functional and easy on the eye.