Master in International Fashion Management

General

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Program Description

Dreaming of a career in fashion? Get a head start and enroll in this specialized master in global management, providing you with essential management knowledge and skills needed in the fashion industry.

Why

Choosing for AMS is choosing an international program that gives you the opportunity to get to know the fashion sector on a global level. Study in two of the most leading fashion capitals of the world: Antwerp and Milan. And discover the emerging markets in Sao Paolo.

The fashion management curriculum is a unique program that is responding to (future) challenges in the fashion industry 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.

Learning objectives

  • Prepare yourself for a mid- to a senior management role in the international fashion industry (finance, purchasing, branding, etc.)
  • Understand the dynamics within developed and emerging international fashion markets.
  • Develop the understanding of possibilities in new and other fashion markets.
  • Explore the relationship between global and local fashion markets and the challenges they present.

Who are we looking for?

  • You have a bachelor's or master’s degree with little or no work experience.
    or you have just started as an independent fashion designer and you want to explore international fashion markets.
  • You have an interest in the fascinating world of fashion.
  • You are an open-minded team player who wants to study in a widely diversified international context.

Degree

Upon successful completion of the academic year, you will receive the following degree: ‘Master in Global Management: International Fashion Management’

Curriculum

September – December

Course

  • The Ecosystem of the Fashion Industry
  • Digital Marketing
  • Financial Management
  • Cash flow planning
  • Sustainability & the supply chain
  • Fashion & Law
  • Entrepreneurship & Business Modeling
  • Personal development journey: Global Leadership Skills

28 January till 8 March: Antwerp – Milan

  • Business Case on Fashion Purchasing OR Fashion Branding (rotating every year) 6 weeks in Domus Milano – Italy
  • Emerging Markets, context & Fashion Industry, Field trips to the Industry 6-7 weeks in FAAP Sao Paulo – Brazil

Mid-March – April: Antwerp – Sao Paolo

  • Business Case on Fashion Purchasing OR Fashion Branding (rotating every year) 6 weeks in Domus Milano – Italy
  • Emerging Markets, context & Fashion Industry, Field trips to the Industry 6-7 weeks in FAAP Sao Paulo – Brazil

May – June: Antwerp Management School

  • Master Project

Admission

Academic background
  • A 4-year academic university degree
  • A 3-year academic degree and an additional relevant degree of at least 60 ECTS credits
  • A 3-year academic degree + min. 1 year of relevant work experience (*)
  • A 4-year professional degree (*)

(*) Subject to special eligibility conditions.

If you are not sure whether you qualify, feel free to email your resume (CV) and transcripts to our admission team (admissions@ams.ac.be)

English proficiency

Proof of English proficiency for our English Master’s programs: IELTS (minimum of 6.5 overall) or TOEFL (minimum of 95)

or

Evaluated during face to face interview

Exceptions:

  • Students who completed their higher education in English
  • Native English speakers
Last updated Apr 2020

About the School

Antwerp Management School, the autonomous management school of the University of Antwerp (Belgium), offers 8 accredited Advanced Masters in a truly international context with study options in: Belgium ... Read More

Antwerp Management School, the autonomous management school of the University of Antwerp (Belgium), offers 8 accredited Advanced Masters in a truly international context with study options in: Belgium, China, Brazil, Italy and the USA. Moreover, we are ranked #37 in the Financial Times for our Master in Management (2019). Read less