Master's Degree in Fashion Design in Milan in Italy

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Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject. Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized research.

Fashion design programs can integrate a solid understanding of craft, design and art with the creation of clothing and accessory lines to be sold. Some programs may cover topics such as the fashion industry or the history of the field.

Officially known as the Italian Republic, the country is found in southern Europe. The official language is Italian and the cultural rich capital is Rome. Many of the world's oldest universities are located in Italy, in particular the University of Bologna (founded in 1088). There are three Superior Graduate Schools with "university status", three institutes with the status of Doctoral Colleges, which function at graduate and post-graduate level.

For all those who are interested in studying Fashion and latest trends Milan is the best place to go. It has all the good training institutions which provide good quality education at a reasonable cost. University of Milan and Polytechnic University of Milan are some of the well-known universities.

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Master's Degree In Fashion Womenswear

Raffles Milano | Istituto Moda e Design
Campus Full time 10 months September 2017 Italy Milan

Ten extraordinary months. Ten top-level lecturers in the classroom, one each month. Ten unique opportunities to learn directly from the protagonists. Master of Raffles Milan. Finally somebody thought of us. Creativity means experiencing through the knowledge and elaboration of tradition. In turn, tradition, filtered from contemporary sensitivity and using new technologies, becomes the new one. The fashion system works as a reflection of the contemporary and as anticipation of the near future, but also as a dream, as an emotion. Emotion is always the driving principle of the creative act. [+]

Masters in Fashion Design in Milan in Italy. Ten extraordinary months. Ten top-level lecturers in the classroom, one each month. Ten unique opportunities to learn directly from the protagonists. Master of Raffles Milan. Finally somebody thought of us. Because? Creativity means experiencing through the knowledge and elaboration of tradition. In turn, tradition, filtered from contemporary sensitivity and using new technologies, becomes the new one. The fashion system works as a reflection of the contemporary and as anticipation of the near future, but also as a dream, as an emotion. Emotion is always the driving principle of the creative act. Professional Opportunities The Master is designed to adhere to working reality through the possibility of confrontation and learning in direct contact with figures that have central roles in companies. The course aims to develop in students the power of ideas as a generating force of products, going beyond creativity in a manner. This is an advanced training that comes into contact with all aspects of the project, from thinking to implementation, from presentation to communication. At the end of the tour, the participants are ready to work effectively in the companies. Who is The Master's degree focuses on design graduates, young designers, fashion designers and designers, and in general to all those who want to deepen their existing knowledge, comparing with field professionals and providing their experience, their sensitivity And their vision. Program Students work on the layout and process of the collection. The creative idea takes shape through the two... [-]

Master In Fashion Menswear

Raffles Milano | Istituto Moda e Design
Campus Full time 10 months September 2017 Italy Milan

Ten extraordinary months. Ten top-level lecturers in the classroom, one each month. Ten unique opportunities to learn directly from the protagonists. Master of Raffles Milan. Finally somebody thought of us. Fashion is beautiful education, the ability to express thoughts and emotions, the most direct manifestation of contemporary life. Colors, shapes and materials in perfect harmony. It is the most lively of art forms, which lives in people, in real life. As in a great theatrical play, staging is crucial in the game of seduction, but the part can not stand for the whole thing. To be able to regain an increasingly stressed and probably confused consumer, you need to go back to the substance through in-depth technical training. [+]

Ten extraordinary months. Ten top-level lecturers in the classroom, one each month. Ten unique opportunities to learn directly from the protagonists. Master of Raffles Milan. Finally somebody thought of us. Because? Fashion is beautiful education, the ability to express thoughts and emotions, the most direct manifestation of contemporary life. Colors, shapes and materials in perfect harmony. It is the most lively of art forms, which lives in people, in real life. As in a great theatrical play, staging is crucial in the game of seduction, but the part can not stand for the whole thing. To be able to regain an increasingly stressed and probably confused consumer, you need to go back to the substance through in-depth technical training. Professional Opportunities The Master is designed to magnify the uniqueness of the creative genius of a single student, but also to form highly skilled, dynamic, easily-embedded professional figures in the workplace. At the end of the 10 months of study, grace for a thorough knowledge of the entire work process, students will find employment within the Man-made Offices of Italian and international fashion companies. Who is The Master is looking for graduates in Design, graduates of costume and fashion academies, but also young designers who are eager to deal with professionals in the world of work to open up new forms of experimentation and new aesthetic horizons. The goal is to form the future protagonists of the fashion world with an independent and unique creative vision, while at the same time... [-]

Master in 3D Cad Modelist – 3D Artist

Ferrari Fashion School
Campus Full time 50 hours October 2017 Italy Milan

The course aims to get the student ready for the world of work through exercises realized directly on the base of works from clothing factories. During the course, students get carefully assisted by teachers. Every student will have a CAD workstation equipped with VIDYA ASSYST software. [+]

Masters in Fashion Design in Milan in Italy. Thanks to the virtual prototyping, the VIDYA ASSYST 3D software allows to accelerate the production times in a fashion company. This solution let them reduce the prototype, eliminate the defects from the cloth without tailoring it, select the appropriate fabric and accessories, considerably limiting the conceiving and control stages. During the course, the students will learn about how to use the virtual fitting program and all the steps to turn a 2D model in a 3D one, for an optimal prototyping. Through the 3D visualization, students will have to check the wearability, the fabric placement and the proportions of each size. The course aims to get the student ready for the world of work through exercises realized directly on the base of works from clothing factories. During the course, students get carefully assisted by teachers. Every student will have a CAD workstation equipped with VIDYA ASSYST software. In the three-years courses of Fashion Stylist, Modeling and Professional Tailoring, the study plans include a few hours of training on Cad/Cam 2D and Cad 3D. Requirements: Modeling basics knowledge and basic use of Cad/Cam 2D. Admission Requirements Classes are limited enrolment, so it’s required to register with some advance. Admissions will be closed once the classes are completed. Study Plan Model building Edits Development Assembly Preparation of simulation materials and pieces Fitting and prototype check Defects removing and edits Already existing prototype preparation and simulation 3D Presentation Duration and Costs Total hours amount: 50... [-]

Master in Wedding Dress Model-Maker

Ferrari Fashion School
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 5  October 2017 Italy Milan + 1 more

The course aims to forge specialized Wedding Dress Model-makers. The educational path starts from the study of anatomy and silhouette, in order to examine, then, the techniques to build a model starting from the basics and then study the bustiers, pleat transfers, skirts and underskirts etc. Once several models have been developed, they start tailoring the prototypes on canvas, by studying the most appropriate fabrics and materials, that are generally pretty delicate and valuable, very relevant to complete the garment. [+]

The course aims to forge specialized Wedding Dress Model-makers. The educational path starts from the study of anatomy and silhouette, in order to examine, then, the techniques to build a model starting from the basics and then study the bustiers, pleat transfers, skirts and underskirts etc. Once several models have been developed, they start tailoring the prototypes on canvas, by studying the most appropriate fabrics and materials, that are generally pretty delicate and valuable, very relevant to complete the garment. Admission Requirements The course is aimed to those who have already got the basic modelist qualify, or who have achieved an education or work previous experience. The admission to the Master depends on the level the student is starting from, evaluated with the teacher through an interview. For those who are starting from scratch and don’t have any knowledge about modeling, it’s required the attendance to the Base Modelist course first (500 hours) in order to access, then, the Cad/Cam specialization Master of 50 hours. Exams and Tests At the end of the course, the student will have to take the final exam by presenting, to an external board, a fabric model created by him/her. Once the exam has been taken successfully, the student will get the Professional Qualify Diploma as Wedding Dress Model-Maker. Study Plan Study of the Silhouette Study of Measures Study of the wearability The Wedding Dress: Fabrics and Materials High Fashion Sartorial Model Structuring Techniques Development Study of the bustiers Study of the skirts Study of... [-]

Master in Manswear Design – Portfolio Collection

Ferrari Fashion School
Campus Full time Part time 5 - 12 months October 2017 Italy Milan + 1 more

The course let the student deeply study the fabrics and the graphic design of the collection, the marketing analysis of the product and the technical development, to allow the students to move with higher self-confidence, due the better knowledge of the fashion world. [+]

Masters in Fashion Design in Milan in Italy. The Man Fashion sector, covers a large part of the international market of Fashion. To face the world of the Man Fashion, it’s important to study and understand its reality and requirements. It’s important to study the anatomy and the fashion sketch techniques first, then later on understand the psychological aspect related to the single style. The educational path starts from the study of the “Fashion System” and proceeds by making the student get autonomous in creating a Collection and a Portfolio. The plan gets developed through specific books and by taking advantage of highly qualified professional people of the industry, who are able to excellently educate their own students. The course let the student deeply study the fabrics and the graphic design of the collection, the marketing analysis of the product and the technical development, to allow the students to move with higher self-confidence, due the better knowledge of the fashion world. Admission Requirements The admission to the Fashion Design Woman Master is aimed to those who have reached a previous work or educational experience in art and design. Basic-level knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator software, good manual skills and creativity. The master is for older than 18 only. Study Plan Anatomy basics Study of particulars Study of the measures Drawing technique Color Theory Coloring techniques Conceiving skill Study of commodities Research for material Decoration Illustration Collection, Portfolio Fashion sketch Research method Sociology and Marketing History of Custom and Fashion... [-]

Master in Womenswear Design – Portfolio Collection

Ferrari Fashion School
Campus Full time Part time 5 - 12 months October 2017 Italy Milan + 1 more

The course is aimed to forge fashion designers who are specialized in conceiving women clothes collections and accessories. For this reason it’s important to own the basics and get to realize a portfolio, essential for the student’s own presentation. [+]

The course is aimed to forge fashion designers who are specialized in conceiving women clothes collections and accessories. For this reason it’s important to own the basics and get to realize a portfolio, essential for the student’s own presentation. Once learned the basics of drawing, the student will go deep in the “woman” subject by realizing several kinds of collections and studying the current, old and future trends. The course lets the student make a deepened study about fabrics and the graphical design of the collection, about the product marketing and the technical development, to let the students move with higher self-confidence, due to a better knowledge of the fashion world. Admission Requirements The admission to the Fashion Design Woman Master is aimed to those who have reached a previous work or educational experience in art and design. Basic-level knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator software, good manual skills and creativity. The master is for older than 18 only. Study Plan Anatomy basics Study of particulars Study of the measures Drawing technique Color Theory Coloring techniques Conceiving skill Study of commodities Research for material Decoration Illustration Collection, Portfolio Fashion sketch Research method Sociology and Marketing History of Custom and Fashion Fashion Accessories Flat Pattern Technical sheet Classes Hours It’s possible to set up an attendance of a minimum of 16 hours per week, up to a maximum of 32. Students can choose between the full time attendance (morning and afternoon) and the Part-time one (morning only or afternoon only). Full... [-]

Master in Fashion Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Italy Milan

The Master in Fashion Design forms creative practitioners, able to combine theoretical knowledge, insights and innovative capacity of experimentation to design stylish collections. The new generation of fashion designers must have the capacity to identify and analyze contemporary trends to reprocess them in the form of the original story, trying to balance individual creativity with the concept of fast fashion from the world and from the market. Equally important is knowing how to combine these elements with a solid knowledge of design and visual culture of the fashion world. [+]

Masters in Fashion Design in Milan in Italy. THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH Entry requirements: The Master in Fashion Design welcomes students with an Honours Degree in Fashion Design and designers operating in the sector who feel the need to improve and/or update according to contemporary approaches of research and design. To gain access to the course it is essential to know well the techniques of Fashion Design (mastery of basic software: Photoshop and Illustrator, technical drawing, model and tailoring...). Methodology and structure: Through a modular training, the participants of the Master in Fashion Design learn from the beginning how to deal with materials designed to align and implement the basic skills. The course will concentrate on technological teachings workshops in parallel with cultural insights that highlight the historical and sociological aspects necessary to develop a fashion project. Throughout the route students will develop managerial skills: predisposition to teamwork, communication skills and collaboration with the various sectors and manufacturers of fabrics and clothing.The Master focuses on the development of projects dedicated to specific product areas involving the student in the design and creative development by thematic areas, according to the personal inspiration or following specific requests from companies participating in the learning pathway. The Master in Fashion Design involves distinguished Fashion Designers in various vertical workshops that follow the issues of the brief such as open workshops where teachers serve as mentors during the entire design process. The course deals with different issues: conception and vision, research, design sketches,... [-]

Master in Art Direction for Fashion Design & Haute Couture

Haute Future Fashion Academy
Campus Full time October 2017 Italy Milan

The Art Directors are the Fashion System’s most important celebrities: wooed by the big Fashion houses and known worldwide, they are famous for their unforgettable collections and brilliant ideas, or for having revived, with sometimes audacious choices, the fates of brands in decline. [+]

ART DIRECTION FOR FASHION DESIGN & HAUTE COUTURE The Art Directors are the Fashion System’s most important celebrities: wooed by the big Fashion houses and known worldwide, they are famous for their unforgettable collections and brilliant ideas, or for having revived, with sometimes audacious choices, the fates of brands in decline. The Fashion house’s Creative Director is the creative team’s leader and has the task of creating collections that respect the brand’s tradition and are at the same time carriers of an innovative and competitive spirit in the marketplace. It is an important role and one of great responsibility that requires artistic and managerial expertise. The Master course in Art Direction for Fashion Design & Haute Couture aims to provide excellent training for future Creative Directors of Fashion and Luxury Brands. Its innovative approach combines the traditions of high quality Italian tailoring with the most recent design techniques. The course will enable students to discover all the secrets required to create Luxury Pret-a-Porter and Haute Couture collections, which are guaranteed to have international success. Students will also learn to orient themselves between styles and cultural traditions, gaining a profound knowledge of the lifestyles and consumption models of elites from all periods. At the end of the Master course, students will have acquired strong creative skills, a sophisticated aesthetic sense and the most advanced design and management skills, all of which are essential qualities for becoming Creative Directors and for running or setting up a Fashion Brand. This course is aimed... [-]

Master in Fashion Design

Domus Academy
Campus Full time 12 months September 2017 Italy Milan

The Master in Fashion Design program brings students into direct contact with the fashion design industry in Italy and abroad. You’ll have the rare and exciting opportunity to develop your own original, compelling fashion collection under the guidance of industry professionals. [+]

Masters in Fashion Design in Milan in Italy. Dream. Express. Make. The Master in Fashion Design program brings students into direct contact with the fashion design industry in Italy and abroad. You’ll have the rare and exciting opportunity to develop your own original, compelling fashion collection under the guidance of industry professionals. Through both theoretical studies and project experiences, you will develop an individual mode of expression, explore the cultural factors that influence fashion trends, learn the ins and outs of production, and create innovative solutions. Besides honing the “problem solving” skills that every fashion designer needs, you will also develop a “problem defining” approach: the ability to determine the true parameters of each challenge. As you learn to follow your intuition and promote your aesthetic vision within those parameters, you will cultivate more awareness of the reasons behind your own fashion design choices, and those of others. Audience The program is designed for candidates with a first-level degree in fashion design, accessories design, or other related disciplines, who wish to develop their professional skills and make connections within the fashion industry. Outcome During this degree program, students will: Complete a self-driven research project on fashion design, using professional-level methods and communication techniques Develop innovative designs for garments and create a fashion collection, built on their knowledge of techniques and materials Program The program is workshop-based, supported by seminars, lectures, tutorials, and fieldwork. Industry professionals, the course leader, and project leaders guide students via individual coaching and project mentorship. The... [-]

Master in Fashion, Experience & Design Management (MAFED)

SDA Bocconi School of Management
Campus Full time 12  January 2018 Italy Milan Altavilla Vicentina + 1 more

The Master in Fashion, Experience & Design Management (MAFED) is a full-time, one-year intense program that is taught entirely in English and attracts students from [+]

The Master in Fashion, Experience & Design Management (MAFED) is a full-time, one-year intense program that is taught entirely in English and attracts students from all over the world. MAFED aims at the culture of results-oriented creativity, which implies coping with the unlimited imagination of creative people, your awareness of the beautiful and original, and the constraints of timing and the fickleness of consumers. MAFED is the Master for you if You aspire to take on a managerial role in a fashion, luxury or design-based company, or you are interested in implementing your start-up in the sector You are looking for a program that gives you direct exposure to the industry world, where things happen You want to obtain a qualification that is in line with your objectives You want a recognized International Specialized Post-Graduate and Post-Experience Master, for International profiles with professional experience. What MAFED can offer you The program, with its focused approach and its close links with the industry, will enable you to: Receive specialized management education and tools in one of the world’s fashion and design capitals, where many high-profile events take place every year. Interact with a dedicated F&D academic and professional Faculty Join an international network with students from over twenty nationalities and more than 450 Alumni worldwide Visit companies including factories, showrooms, and flagship stores Learn about new trends and successful business models moving between fashion and design based industries and across segments, from luxury to fast fashion retailers. A fact about MAFED... [-]

Master in Fashion Elite

Istituto Marangoni
Campus Full time 8 months October 2017 Italy Milan

Aimed at maximum 12 excellent candidates per year, selected by the best fashion schools worldwide or from the world of work. [+]

Masters in Fashion Design in Milan in Italy. Master in Fashion Elite the course Aimed at maximum 12 excellent candidates per year, selected by the best fashion schools worldwide or from the world of work, who have a minimum of professional experience and/or have launched a brand with great future potential. Maximum four participants will be chosen from each of the following educational pathways: Design, Art Direction and Business. Those selected will be expected to have a good first degree in design or business studies. The course is designed to train the future leaders of the fashion industry to understand, analyse and manage the key areas of a fashion company. Through the study of subjects such as collection-building, production methodologies, budgeting, marketing and communication, the participant can learn not only theoretical notions but to develop innovative and future-thinking practical approaches aimed at creating, making and launching a product or collection of products on the global market. These twelve participants will be divided into three interdisciplinary groups. Each group will consist of a participant with a design background, one with an art direction background and one with a business background. All three groups will attend a nine-month intensive course held by the best tutors and managers of the fashion industry in every area (design, art, business), during which they will develop their own business idea or an idea from the sponsoring brand. During the course each group will be supported by: a coach; three tutors, one for each subject area. There... [-]

Master in Digital Fashion Design

Istituto Marangoni
Campus Full time 8 months February 2018 Italy Milan

The course is intended for students who already have a degree in graphics or communications or marketing and who know the basics of coding in html. The course... [+]

Master in Digital Fashion Design

 

The course is intended for students who already have a degree in graphics or communications or marketing and who know the basics of coding in html.  The course will cover which trends and technological solutions must be implemented to improve brand value communication of the selected brand equity and manage, as social media coordinators, the politics of online customer relation management (social & PR). Learners will also be able to analyze different e-commerce strategies, evaluating which of these should be applied in the retail politics of a brand.The aim of the course is, in fact, to develop a critical analysis of the best ways to integrate direct commercial channel, to the web based one, the use of social media, and the CRM data analysis to further improve the value of a brand and attract consumers to the online fashion market from all over the world. Thus the learners will study programming languages for new digital technologies and mobile devices used in brand communication. They will study the strategies of web marketing and how the values of a company are communicated to the client audience. At the same time they will also study in detail web marketing and communication strategies of the most important case histories.Themes in the design and planning of a website will be analysed through the development of a project in real collaboration with a company of the industry.  After the study of the legal implications of e-commerce and the visual... [-]


Master in Fashion Product & Production Management

Istituto Marangoni
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Italy Milan

Imagination, creativity, then commercial actuality of a product: or rather the art to turn dreams into reality through new ideas, new processes and new technologies. The [+]

The course

The master’s dedicated to product & production management offers the instruments for the understanding and management of technical problems, technology, organisation and economics tied to the production process of the fashion product. The course will develop the knowledge and ability to manage all the variables relative to the planning of new fashion products within an organization, responding to technological changes and product innovation. The fashion product manager mqkes the ideas and concepts of design concrete, transforming creativity into a valid commercial proposal. From the initial idea through to final production, they supervise the proceedings of the entire project and are responsible for the organization and activating protocols in guarantees, aimed at certifying the quality of the products. The professional also selects the methodologies for the realization of company reporting in different negotiating phases, while simultaneously managing prototypes, analyses and processes. The product manager is a professional figure that looks to the future. Challenged by the growing demand of new profiles in the sector of new digital media, Istituto Maragoni has created a master’s designed to link the business of fashion with the web. The fashion product manager usually manages a specific product or line of products. In the course of their career within an company they specialize in a specific area of the Italian or International industry foreseeing forthcoming scenarios in which to work.... [-]


Master in Fashion Styling & Portfolio

Istituto Marangoni
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Italy Milan

The success of a brand is linked above all to the image: everything speaks about the brand, from the tone of a photo shoot to the organisation of a show, from the display in a store or showroom to relations with the press. Stylists are involved in each step of [+]

The Course The master’s in fashion styling & portfolio is intended to grant the students advanced knowledge and develop a broad range of abilities in the field of fashion styling and fashion photography, promoting originality and autonomy while working to respond to the changing needs of the fashion industry. The exhaustive study of existing and emerging technology in the contemporary fashion industry is aimed at the development of the independent personal research of the student. The stylist has the job of bringing value to the communication of fashion products, creating the image. Based on their refined sensitivity, they are able to create style that tells a story about the impact of fashion in everyday life. Their means of expresson are: the editorial pages regarding trends in fashion magazines, the interpretations of fashion products in blogs and online magazines, the creation of image and video collections, the design staff of research offices in style and trends. In addition to the requirement of creativity, fashion stylists have a rich knowledge of the history of fashion, as well as trends, styles and the tastes of modern society. The stylist plays a key role in the success of a fashion collection. These professionals can collaborate with magazines in fashion and style,n design offices design or in offices of Italian and international fashion houses. They may also find work in the creation of catalogues, as well as in image consulting, in offices for research and trend or work with press offices. Learning Outcomes understand the... [-]

Master in Fashion Design Womenswear

Istituto Marangoni
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Italy Milan

To design a collection and recognise fabrics is no longer enough to have success in the fashion world. It’s necessary to go deeper: to research, identify styles, create and at the same time predict the most captivating [+]

Masters in Fashion Design in Milan in Italy. The Course The womenswear fashion design masters degree is dedicated to all those students with specific competences in fashion design and to professionals that wish to expand their knowledge on specific themes. Starting from the study of Women’s fashion design the course will give an in-depth view of the different fashion trends through the evolution of society. Besides the practical study of how to coordinate a women’s fashion collection, the students will acquire also the basic structures of free-hand and digital drawing and the right research tools for identifying trends and contemporary culture. A women’s fashion designer is a precursor of styles: starting from the analysis of the market’s history and of the changes of habits and traditions, he/she is capable of designing a collection responding to the needs and requirements of a contemporary woman. While keeping into consideration production deadlines, expenses and the brand’s image, he/she manages the creation of a new and innovative fashion and accessory collection, giving life to new styles that will influence women’s lifestyles in terms of clothing, fabrics, and accessories. He/she is a professional, very sought-after within the fashion business management. Womenswear Fashion designers can work for his/her fashion brand, cooperate with fashion companies or with consultancy, research or fashion studios. He/she designs fashion and accessory collections, from eyewear to bathing suits, keeping always a close eye on the latest trends. Thanks to his/her knowledge he/she can become a product manager thus managing also the production... [-]