Course Code: IFFD008
This program is aimed for designers who wants to design their own collection and create their own personalized brand.
A highly specialized intensive program, based on the fundamentals for achieving success in Fashion Design:
creativity, assurance of expression, attention to individual cultural development, and passion for research.
The course gives an intensive training and shaping of personal style as a Fashion Designer and aims to stimulate personal
and cultural development leading to the creation and presentation of a fashion collection in a professional and effective manner.
By the end of the master students will have acquired the ability to communicate the results of their academic career and will be able
to produce an original, recognizable collection, fully expressing and embodying their own individual ideas and concepts.
This master will take you through all the important stages to create your collection: management, development, and the presentation.
At first, you will strengthened your cultural background through study and research of artistic concepts and aspects of contemporary art and fashion trends.
You’ll perfection your drawing and graphic skills and learn to give it your personal style.
Artisan crafts and creativity in pattern cutting, tailoring, draping and printing techniques will be developed through different workshops and the realization
of prototypes based on original patterns of iconic, historical or ethnic garments.
Through workshops and group session you will develop your managerial skills.
You’ll learn to work in a team with artisans, pattern cutters, art directors, and marketing and communication managers to
develop products on different projects following a brief, giving you the possibility to broaden your competences as a team player.
Essential issues of Collection Management will be applied such as Line Planning, Supply Chains, Production Standards, Budget Control, Pricing and Costumer Relationships.
You will learn all of the aspects of managing a business.
At mid term a seminar will be organized with fashion professionals. You will present projects and collections as a team and individually as a designer.
You will learn how to enhance your master’s final project, the creation and realization of a collection of 5 outfits,
using an interdisciplinary approach that can include an event, the creation of a portfolio, a shooting, a look book
and internet or video presentations. At the end of the master’s course you will present your thesis collection to professionals in the industry,
talent scouts, buyers and the media – becoming a distinctive author capable of creating and realizing a signature collection.
Courses language: English
Duration: 14 months
Application Deadline: EU citizens: 15 November
Non EU citizens: 30 October
Total fee: 25.000 €
Enrollment fee: 1700 €
Exam fee: 300 €
Documentation for visa: 200 €
The Master’s course is open to graduates (or equivalent), degree students or professionals with at least 2/3 years experience in the sector.
Preference will be given to Fashion Design and Art graduates.
Candidates will be selected according to:
• presentation of portfolio and curriculum vitae;
• motivation letter;
• interview with the Head of the Design Department.
*At the end of the course students highlighted for their didactic progress and aptitude may be given the opportunity
of an interview within a company to evaluate a possible period of work experience in the field,
in accordance with current rules and regulations.
* For further information please contact us.