The fashion industry is facing a lot of challenges and this program responds to these challenges, from different perspectives.
Think of topics like developed vs. emerging markets; global vs. local; relevant topics like sustainability and ethics, technology and digitalization, entrepreneurship and innovation. The philosophy of the program is exploring and investing in the fashion industry’s future, growth and development.
We will challenge and coach you to become a leader, thinker and/or entrepreneur, working in responsible, analytical and ingenious ways.
After successful completion of the program, you will receive an official and internationally accredited Master of Science (MSc) degree issued by Antwerp Management School ; ‘Master in Global Management: International Fashion Management.'
Study in three fashion hot spots: Antwerp, Milan and Sao Paolo
Antwerp Management School in Antwerp
In the eighties a group of Belgian fashion designers graduated at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp and became world famous. This group was called “the Antwerp Six”. Ever since, the fashion department of this academy in Antwerp is one of the most influential fashion academies in the world and Antwerp became an important international fashion capital. New trends and designers are endlessly evolving in this creative fashion city. Antwerp has developed its own distinctive fashion identity, made by independent designers.
Domus Academy, Milan
Milan is the place to be for fashionatas and the fashion capital of luxury brands, hometown of luxury brands like Giorgio Armani, D&G, Prada and Versace.
Founded in 1982 in Milan and part of Galileo Global Education, Domus Academy is one of the world’s most prestigious schools for post graduate studies in design and fashion design. Domus Academy provides one-year master’s programs, all taught in English, for more than 200 students.
FAAP, São Paulo, Brazil
The fashion industry in Brazil is developing quickly. FAAP in São Paolo is now one of the most important and respected academic institutions in Brazil, with 12 thousand students and 1200 professors. The foundation is an important cultural centre in São Paulo, housing one of the most eminent theaters in town (Teatro FAAP) and the Museu de Arte Brasileira (Museum of Brazilian Art).
Launch your career in the fashion industry by expanding your network
The fashion industry is one built upon networks and personal contacts. Not just knowing people, but connecting with them is crucial to develop a successful career in fashion. Joining this program will expand your network within the fashion industry and will offer you first-hand opportunities. Company visits and guest lectures will provide you with essential introductions and insights that often cannot be achieved anywhere else. Your final masterproject is a project in a fashion company.