According to the new study by the Dubai Design and Fashion Council (DDFC) forecasted that More than 30,000 design graduates will be required in the next three years in the Middle East for the design sector to thrive. The study was conducted to explore the opportunities on how to develop the design sector in the region. The study covered nine areas including architecture, fashion, visual arts, communication, food, social, interior, product and experiential design and estimated to grow by six per cent in the next five years. Among them architecture, fashion and interior design are the most in-demand design careers in the region. The study identified six key design markets in the region ├óÔé¼ÔÇØ UAE, Qatar, Lebanon, Egypt, Jordan and Kuwait .