Istituto Marangoni - School of Fashion, Art & Design Istituto Marangoni School of Design

mission statement

‘To excel as a centre of professional and creative learning in the Fashion, Art and Design fields; to nourish international industries, providing talented Istituto Marangoni graduates from all over the world.’

We strive to achieve this mission by:

  • Offering an extensive and detailed educational portfolio that is constantly updated to match industry demands and evolution;
  • Achieving the highest academic standards with modern and dynamic curricula focused on results;
  • Integrating the spirit of ‘Italianess’ into the experience of students on a daily basis through both curricula and the School experience;
  • Celebrating the global and multicultural reach of Italian culture through Fashion, Art and Design;
  • Supporting and developing the potential of our teaching and administrative staff, by means of constant and punctual training;
  • Placing Istituto Marangoni at the centre of the Fashion, Art and Design cultures, thanks to our excellent selection of locations in leading world cultural capitals;
  • Further strengthening historical and recent connections with the most important companies and personalities in the luxury Fashion, Art and Design market.

international role

IM has developed collaborations with the following partner Universities on an international level: 

- Manchester Metropolitan University (UK)

- Lisaa College of Applied Arts (France)

- MHMK Macromedia University (Germany)

- Atelier de Sèvres (France)

- IESEG (France)

- ESDEN Business School (Spain)

- Donghua University (China)

- ANAHUAC (Mexico)

- Shih-Chien University (Taiwan)

- Kookje University (Korea)

- George Brown College (Canada)

 

national role

On a National Level, Istituto Marangoni has developed collaborations with: 

- Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

- Uninsubria - Università degli studi dell'Insubria

- LIUC - Università Carlo Cattaneo

- Poli.Design 

IM is also member of the following associations: 

- Piattaforma Sistema Formativo Moda

- ADI Associazione Disegno Industriale

- Camera Nazionale della Moda 

IM has also developed a wide network of  business and industry partenrships, with Companies such as: Armani, Versace, Gucci, Fendi, Vivienne Westwood, Loropiana, Ermenegildo Zegna, Louis Vuitton, Damiani, Missoni, Fratelli Rossetti, Ferragamo, Dedar, Cappellini, Bisazza, Fratelli Boffi, Alcantara, Flaminia, Devon&Devon, Bolon, Rado, Slamp, Ghidini, Cosmopack, Zagato and many more.

main focus

Develop abilities, grow new talent. Since 1935, this has been the mission of Istituto Marangoni, always with an eye towards furnishing those who choose Istituto Marangoni for their education with the most needed skills for creative self expression. In Milano, Firenze, Paris, London, Shanghai, in the classrooms of the schools of Istituto Marangoni, 4 generations of professionals from 106 countries have tested their talents, representing its historic patrimony.
Today Istituto Marangoni is an established and recognized laboratory of aesthetic european-style culture with the finest italian imprinting, which collaborates with the most interesting names in the sectors and where those teachers are able to pass on their expertise to the excellence of tomorrow. They are professionals turned teachers, capable of contextualizing the learning in the classroom with the realities of the market. The courses include constant contact with the most interesting artists, design companies and fashion houses, the kind that then choose Istituto Marangoni’s
stars of tomorrow for their companies and projects.

faculties and departments

FACULTIES/SCHOOLS: 

- Milano School of Fashion

- Milano School of Design

- London School of Fashion

- Paris School of Fashion

- Florence School (opening 2016)

- Shanghai Training Center

- Shenzhen Training Center (opening 2016)

DEPARTMENTS

Fashion Design

Fashion Business

Fashion Styling

Interior Design

Product Design

Visual Design

Arts

bachelor level programs

MILANO SCHOOL OF FASHION

- Fashion Design (3 years - bachelor level)

- Fashion Styling (3 years - bachelor level)

- Fashion Business (3 years - bachelor level)

- Fashion Communication & New Media (3 years - bachelor level)

MILANO SCHOOL OF DESIGN

- Interior Design (3 years - bachelor level)

- Industrial Product & Furniture Design (3 years - bachelor level)

- Accessories Design (3 years - bachelor level)

- Visual & Multimedia Design (3 years - bachelor level)

PARIS SCHOOL OF FASHION

- Fashion Design (3 years - bachelor level and BA Hons)

- Fashion Styling (3 years - bachelor level and BA Hons)

- Fashion Business (3 years - BA Hons)

LONDON SCHOOL OF FASHION

- Fashion Design (3 years - BA HONS)

- Fashion Styling (3 years - BA HONS)

- Fashion Business (3 years - BA HONS)

FIRENZE SCHOOL OF FASHION, ART & DESIGN

- Fashion Design (3 years - bachelor level)

- Fashion Styling (3 years - bachelor level)

- Fashion Business (3 years - bachelor level)

- Shoe Design (3 years - bachelor level)

- Multimedia Arts (3 years - bachelor level)

- Art History & Culture (3 years - bachelor level)

master level programs

MILANO SCHOOL OF FASHION

- Fashion Design Womenswear (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion Design Menswear (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion Styling & portfolio (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion Photography & Film (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion Promotion Communication & Media (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion & Luxury Brand Management (1 year - Master level)

- Contemporary Fashion Buying (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion Product & Production Management (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion Retail Management (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion & Luxury Business Administration (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion Elite (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion & Law (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion Entrepreneurship (1 year - Master level)

MILANO SCHOOL OF DESIGN

- Home Collection (1 year - Master level)

- Surface & Textile Design (1 year - Master level)

- Italian furnitre & Product Design (1 year - Master level)

- Luxury Accessories & Design Management (1 year - Master level)

- Fine Jewellery Design (1 year - Master level)

- Design Management (1 year - Master level)

PARIS SCHOOL OF FASHION

- Fashion Design Womenswear (15 months - cycle de specialisation)

- Fashion Promotion Communication & Media (15 months - cycle de specialisation)

- Fashion & Luxury Brand Management (15 months - cycle de specialisation)

- Contemporary Fashion Buying (15 months - cycle de specialisation)

LONDON SCHOOL OF FASHION

- Fashion Design Womenswear (15 months - Master's Degree validated by Manchester Metropolitan University)

- Fashion & Luxury Brand Management (15 months - Master's Degree validated by Manchester Metropolitan University)

- Fashion promotion, communication & media (15 months - Master's Degree validated by Manchester Metropolitan University)

- Contemporary Fashion Buying (15 months - Master's Degree validated by Manchester Metropolitan University)

FIRENZE SCHOOL OF FASHION & ARTS

- Fashion Design collection (1 year - Master level)

- Fashion Product & Production Management (1 year - Master level)

- Luxury Accessories Design & Management (1 year - Master level)

- Fine Jewellery Design (1 year - Master level)

- Design Management (1 year - Master level)

- Arts Management (1 year - Master level)

- Curatorial Management (1 year - Master level)

research activity and main areas

- Digital Revolution: strategic buying - supply chain - consumer experience

- Fashion Curation

- New Technologies and the impact on Design and Production

- Italian Design Heritage and global influence

- Eco-Fashion

doctorate level programs

NOT APPLICABLE

subject areas for exchange students

Study Abroad Projects in collaboration with several partner Insitutions.

All areas of teaching involved: Fashion Design - Fashion Styling - Fashion Business - Industrial Design - Visual Design

application deadlines

For STUDY ABROAD Projects: 

Depending on the agreement with partner Institutions (tipically, May of every year for the October intake and November for the February intake).

teaching languages

- English

- also local languages (french, italian, chinese)

semester dates

For STUDY ABROAD Projects: 

October - March (2 terms) or October - June (3 terms)

 

cost of living per month (studying and living)

MILANO SCHOOL OF FASHION: 

approximately 1.200 Euro per month

LONDON SCHOOL OF FASHION: 

approximately 2000 £ per month

PARIS SCHOOL OF FASHION:

approximately 1.400 Euro per month

SHANGHAI TRAINING CENTER:

approximately 2.500 Euro per month

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