Course Code: IFFD014

The Fashion Merchandising & Buying program follows the product life-cycle and product mix looking at width (production, delivery, retail, exposition,) and focuses on 3 main areas:

Fashion System – trends, materials, products, brands, trade fairs, online and off-line shops

Management Tools - fashion buying and merchandising techniques, operations, retail management, visual merchandising

Focus on Categories – specifics for buying and merchandising in apparel, knitwear, leather goods, footwear and fragrances

The program includes field trips, guest lectures, and a final project portfolio.

This course creates an expert profile in fashion products, someone that understands the new scenario, is involved in production and retail, or, an expert that is the vital link between the two.

Course’s Language: English

Duration: 9 months

Dates: January, April

Application Deadline:

15 November; 10 March – EU citizen
30 October; 10 February – NON-EU citizen

Price:

Total fee: 19.000 €

Enrollment fee: 1700 €

Exam fee: 300 €

Documentation for visa: 200 €

The master’s course is open to graduates (or equivalent), undergraduates or professionals with at least 2/3 years experience in the sector.

Preference will be given to graduates in Fashion or Footwear Design, Art and Industrial Design.

Admission:

The course is open to graduates (or equivalent) holding a valid academic degree. Applicants with no academic degree but with significant previous experience in Fashion will be considered.

English language is required (both written & spoken).

Candidates will be selected after completion of a written test and interview with the Head of Department.

The course is open to graduates (or equivalent) holding a valid academic degree.

Applicants with no academic degree but with significant previous experience in Fashion or Luxury, will be considered.

English language is required (written & spoken).

Candidates will be selected after completion of a written test and interview with the program leader.

* For further information please contact us.

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