Undergraduate Courses

Course Duration 3 Years September in Paris/ March & September in Shanghai
Location Paris & Shanghai
Number of Students LIMITED TO 25 STUDENTS PER CLASS
Costs
Tution Fee €. 7,900.00
Application Fees €. 150.00
Medium of Instruction English
Credentials Upon satisfactory completion of the 3-year course, students receive a Bachelor in Fashion Design & Technology issued by IFA Paris

ABOUT THE COURSE

The Bachelor program in Fashion Design and Technology was created with the vision that French fashion education needed to internationalize to remain competitive in the rapidly changing fashion industry by combining our French draping heritage with the modern globalized world of fashion design.

To succeed in today’s fashion world, designers need to do much more than competently sketch garments on sheets of paper. To achieve the goal of transmitting a broader range of competencies, IFA created its innovative curriculum that addresses the needs of world-renowned fashion companies by bringing its students into a workshop environment from the first year. The program develops their creativity while also teaching key technical skills needed to succeed in this competitive industry.

Students across the world have been part of the unique learning experience made possible through IFA Paris. To date, our course have enrolled students from: France, Italy, Spain, USA, Canada, Australia, Germany, UK, Mexico, Brazil, Russia, Colombia, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, Ghana, India, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, PR China, only to name a few.

By bringing together a diverse, international group of students, IFA Paris gives students the opportunity to gain a global perspective on fashion.

Master Courses

Course Duration September to July
Location Paris & Florence
Option 24 weeks in Paris & 12 weeks in Polimoda Florence
Number of Hours 1500 hours
Number of Students LIMITED TO 25 STUDENTS PER CLASS
Costs
Tution Fee €. 14,800.00
Application Fees €. 150.00
Medium of Instruction English
Credentials Upon satisfactory completion of the entire course, students receive a Masters in Luxury Brand Mangement issued by POLIMODA srl and a MBA in in Luxury Brand Mangement issued by IFA Paris

ABOUT THE COURSE

The Bachelor program in Fashion Design and Technology was created with the vision that French fashion education needed to internationalize to remain competitive in the rapidly changing fashion industry by combining our French draping heritage with the modern globalized world of fashion design.

To succeed in today’s fashion world, designers need to do much more than competently sketch garments on sheets of paper. To achieve the goal of transmitting a broader range of competencies, IFA created its innovative curriculum that addresses the needs of world-renowned fashion companies by bringing its students into a workshop environment from the first year. The program develops their creativity while also teaching key technical skills needed to succeed in this competitive industry.

Students across the world have been part of the unique learning experience made possible through IFA Paris. To date, our course have enrolled students from: France, Italy, Spain, USA, Canada, Australia, Germany, UK, Mexico, Brazil, Russia, Colombia, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, Ghana, India, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, PR China, only to name a few.

By bringing together a diverse, international group of students, IFA Paris gives students the opportunity to gain a global perspective on fashion.

Course Duration October to August
Location Paris & Shanghai
Option 24 weeks in Paris & 12 weeks in Shanghai or 24 weeks in Shanghai & 12 weeks in Paris
Number of Hours 1500 hours
Number of Students LIMITED TO 25 STUDENTS PER CLASS
Costs
Tution Fee €. 14,800.00
Application Fees €. 150.00
Medium of Instruction English
Credentials Upon satisfactory completion of the entire course, students receive a MBA in Luxury Brand Management issued by IFA Paris
ABOUT THE COURSE

IFA Paris’s MBA Luxury Brand Management allows students to pursue postgraduate education entirely taught in English in Paris and in Shanghai. This unique program allows students to build career skills and gain a full understanding of all aspects, opportunities and challenges of working in the luxury and fashion industry today. Paris as the undeniable world’s luxury and fashion capital is the perfect location for such a course; while Shanghai is luxury industry’s fastest emerging market.

Despite the world economic crisis, European and American luxury brands have thrived, mostly due to the growing demand from emerging markets around the world. In a report published by the World Luxury Association in 2009, China has replaced the United States to become the world’s second largest luxury goods consumer, only second to longtime leader Japan. Many experts predict that China will become the world’s largest luxury consumer by 2015. With the growth in the luxury business, the skills required to manage a luxury brand has become more specific and specialized.

This multidisciplinary course will explore the unique factors involved in building and maintaining a luxury brand in the competitive global environment and covers a wide range of courses including consumer psychology, emerging markets in luxury, luxury merchandising, luxury retail management, international negotiation skills, and luxury distribution as well as many other luxury business modules. During the program, students will have the opportunity to work on industry sponsored projects in cooperation with international brands, attend fashion events, listen to guest speakers, and visit leading brands stores, design studios and factories.

Students across the world have been part of the unique learning experience made possible through IFA Paris. To date, our course have enrolled students from: France, Italy, Spain, USA, Canada, Australia, Germany, UK, Mexico, Brazil, Russia, Colombia, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, Ghana, India, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, PR China, only to name a few.

By bringing together a diverse, international group of students, IFA Paris gives students the opportunity to gain a global perspective on fashion.

Course Duration October to August
Location Paris & Shanghai
Option Entirely in Paris or 24 weeks in Paris & 12 weeks in Shanghai
Number of Hours 1500 hours
Number of Students LIMITED TO 25 STUDENTS PER CLASS
Costs
Tution Fee €. 13,800.00
Application Fees €. 150.00
Medium of Instruction English
Credentials Upon satisfactory completion of the entire course, students receive a MBA in Fashion Business issued by IFA Paris
ABOUT THE COURSE

IFA Paris’s MBA Fashion Business allows students to pursue postgraduate education entirely taught in English in Paris or with an option of 12 weeks in Shanghai, China. This unique course allows students to build career skills and gain a full understanding of all aspects, opportunities and challenges of working in fashion business today. Paris, still the undeniable world’s fashion capital, is the perfect location for such a course to understand the cultural, industrial and market forces that shape the fashion world today.

In order to excel in fashion business, industry professionals can’t only depend on general business and marketing theory and practices. The unique nature of fashion limits the application of these methods. Unlike most other industries, fashion companies deal with volatile fluctuations and evolution in consumer preferences and unpredictable behavior arising from uncontrollable factors including seasons, fast evolving fads communicated by the media and sudden society changes in emerging countries.

This multidisciplinary course covers a wide range of modules including marketing communication, merchandising, buying, retail management, consumer psychology, distribution as well as other fashion business related modules. During the course, students will have the opportunity to work on industry sponsored projects in cooperation with international brands, attend fashion events, listen to guest speakers and visit leading brands stores, design studios and factories.

Students across the world have been part of the unique learning experience made possible through IFA Paris. To date, our course have enrolled students from: France, Italy, Spain, USA, Canada, Australia, Germany, UK, Mexico, Brazil, Russia, Colombia, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, Ghana, India, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, PR China, only to name a few.

By bringing together a diverse, international group of students, IFA Paris gives students the opportunity to gain a global perspective on fashion.

Course Duration October 11 to June 30th
Location Paris
Number of Hours 720 hours
Number of Students LIMITED TO 25 STUDENTS PER CLASS
Costs
Tution Fee €. 13,800.00
Application Fees €. 150.00
Medium of Instruction English
Credentials Upon satisfactory completion of the entire course, students receive a MBA in Fashion Business issued by IFA Paris
ABOUT THE COURSE

The IFA Paris Postgraduate Fashion Design & Management is constructed to enable its students to take the next step in their fashion career by building not only design skills but understanding the cultural, industrial and market forces that shape the fashion world today.

During the intensive one academic year course, entirely taught in English, in Paris, students will work with professional instructors with strong experience in the field. Paris, still the undeniable world’s fashion capital, is the perfect location for such a program.

To succeed in today’s fashion world, fashion designers need to do much more than competently sketch garments on sheets of paper. To achieve the goal of transmitting a broader range of competencies, IFA created its innovative postgraduate course to address the needs of young fashion design graduate to meet the demand of world-renowned fashion companies.

The program is multidisciplinary covering fashion concept research, methodology & structure of a fashion collection, textile industry and production, marketing communication, branding, merchandising and retail, and consumer psychology as well asother related modules. Students engage in intensive individual and group projects that straddle the globe and prepare them to take prominent places in the fashion industry.

Upon graduation, students will have a holistic mastery of the fashion design & production processes, an impressive portfolio, and the international business perspective necessary to succeed in the globalize fashion economy.

Students across the world have been part of the unique learning experience made possible through IFA Paris. To date, our course have enrolled students from: France, Italy, Spain, USA, Canada, Australia, Germany, UK, Mexico, Brazil, Russia, Colombia, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, Ghana, India, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, PR China, only to name a few.

By bringing together a diverse, international group of students, IFA Paris gives students the opportunity to gain a global perspective on fashion.