• 85
    Acceptance Rate
  • 32
    Available Programs
  • 2500
  • 22400
    Average Cost


A London branch was opened in a former textile factory at 30 Fashion Street, Spitafields, in 2003, and a Paris branch opened in 2006. A branch in Via de'tornabuoni in central Florence opened in 2016. In China, branches were opened in Shanghai in 2013, and in Shenzhen in 2016. The Group opened its first school in India, in Mumbai, in July 2017.

In 2010 there were about 2200 students of 70 nationalities in three campuses.

In 2011 Career Education Corporation sold the Istituto Marangoni to Providence equality Partners for a price estimated between 17 and 20 million dollars.

Entry requirements

Among the main requirements for candidates applying to our fashion, art and design schools are academic qualifications and any other academic references. In addition it is advisable to schedule an orientation meeting during which candidates will be interviewed about their previous experiences, aspirations, language skills and real potential for growth. The programmes in English language are subject to specific levels of English proficiency.

Students requiring a Tier 4 General visa to study in the UK will be required to present “IELTS for UKVI (academic)” test results (the test must have been taken in the last 2 years up to the course start date).

Students applying for Foundation, BA and MA courses in the UK, please refer for the process required to get CAS letter for your Tier 4 General VISA application.

For any information about our fashion and design programmes please do not hesitate to contact the information and orientation office of the selected school.

All applicants will be informed within 15 working days whether their application has been accepted. Any unsuccessful applicants will also receive feedback within the same time-frame.

A selection process will be required for Three years courses/ BA Hons Degree (starting in October 2017) and Masters courses; the Admissions Office of your school will give you all the details during the enrollment process.

Scholarship & funding

Istituto Marangoni offers a number of Scholarships for its undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Milan, Florence, Paris and London to the best young talents.

Three types of scholarships available:

100% of the tuition fee*

50% of the tuition fee

5.000 deduction on the tuition fee.


Student life

Students at Istituto Marangoni are given the best tools to stimulate their own growth and are equipped to confidently face the working world. Courses consist of constant contact through the faculty with the most important companies in the sector.