Industrial Design, Ergonomics & Applications Lab - IDEA Lab is established in the framework of the TEMPUS Project "Development of Master's Studies in Industrial Design and Marketing" at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in Skopje, Macedonia.

Opening Ceremony was on December 19, 2008. Opening speeches were given by H.E. Mr. Erwan Fouéré, EU Special Representative and Head of Delegation of European Commission and Mr. Ivica Bocevski, Vice Prime Minister of the Government of Republic of Macedonia.

IDEA Lab has modern equipment, such as, graphic workstations, pen displays, graphic tablets, design software and peripherals, and trained professionals. Together with the Model Lab, it provides work environment dedicated to innovation and industrial design experience for the Master's students in industrial design and marketing.