Certificate in Graphic Design

The Certificate in Graphic Design is a comprehensive program that provides students with the essential skills and knowledge to succeed in today’s digital world. This course combines theoretical learning with practical application, ensuring students develop expertise in graphic design, web design, social media marketing, branding, and UI/UX design. Participants will learn the core principles of graphic design, mastering industry-standard software tools like Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Canva, and Figma for UI/UX app prototypes. The curriculum includes creating visually appealing designs for print, web, and social media platforms. Additionally, students will learn to craft effective social media designs, develop cohesive branding strategies, and use AI for image design.

Students will gain a competitive edge in the job market by completing this certificate. They will be well-prepared for various roles in the creative industry, such as graphic designers, web designers, social media managers, branding specialists, and UI/UX designers. The skills acquired through this course will open up numerous career opportunities, including the possibility of working with top design agencies and companies. This well-rounded approach ensures students are equipped for a successful and dynamic career in the creative field.

Program Fees



  • Two Months
  • Last date to apply: 14 June
  • Start date: 15 June – 24 Aug 
  • (Every Monday & Saturday 3-5)

Upon completion of this course, participants will achieve the following learning outcomes

  • Understand Design Principles: Apply core principles to create visually appealing designs.
  • Use Design Software: Master Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Canva, and Figma for professional design and UI/UX prototypes.
  • Web Design Skills: Design and create attractive, user-friendly websites.
  • Social Media Design: Create engaging visuals for social media platforms.
  • Branding: Develop strong branding strategies, including logos and promotional materials.
  • AI in Design: Use AI tools to enhance and innovate image design.
  • Build a Portfolio: Create a professional portfolio showcasing your work.
  • Career Ready: Prepare for roles like graphic designer, web designer, social media manager, branding specialist, and UI/UX designer.

This course is ideally suited for the following individuals

  • Students and recent graduates with little design experience
  • Aspiring freelancers
  • Marketing professionals with basic design skills

Software you will be learning

  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Canva
  • Figma
  • AI Tools 

Trainers Profile

Tariq Majeed

He has been working as a Web and Graphics Designer since 2005. His initial design training was from Arena Multimedia. He later enrolled in the Bachelor of Computer Arts (BCA Honors) degree program at PAF KIET City Campus and graduated in 2018. During the last 17 years, he has worked for local and international clients. His skill set includes Print, Website, Social Media, Apps UI Design, Frontend Development, eCommerce as well as Gamification. He is currently working in IoBM’s Marketing and Communications Department (MARCOM) as a Web technical Lead & Designer. He is responsible for the designing of promotional material as well as updating IoBM’s website data and maintaining the website.