Luxury Accessories Design & Management

Luxury Accessories Design & Management

Master degree
15 months
Application deadlines: July
Processing time: 15 days
Intakes: October
International tuition: €27,600
Domestic tuition: €25,500

Program overview

These full time postgraduate level courses are highly specialised programmes that support participants’ careers the fashion, luxury and creative industries. They are designed for those who have already acquired specific skills in the appropriate area at undergraduate level, or for industry professionals who wish to deepen their knowledge of a specific subject area in fashion.

The luxury accessories industry has evolved from humble beginnings in producing functional add-ons, to the elevated status it has today: turning bagsshoesbelts and small leather goods into new iconic objects of desire. Accessories embellish fashion, and the fashion business recognizes the embellishment, beauty and fame of accessories ‘Made in Italy’ elevating them to an international product. Bridging creativity and business worlds, this course prepares specialized ‘sought after’ design and product management profiles.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



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completed application form (for BA [Hons] degrees either on UCAS or directly);

signed personal statement;

2 passport-size photos;

copy of a high-school diploma or school certificates (for the three-year courses); or notarized copy of high-school diploma or equivalent certificate** and its official translation in English, if in a language different from English (for the BA (Hons) degree courses at the London and Paris schools); 

Candidates must meet a specific standard of study (that can be checked on, indicating country of education). 

Students from the UK are required to have a minimum of 80 UCAS Tariff Points (or equivalent), for example: 2 A-Levels BB or 3 A-Levels CDD and a GCSE pass in English (or equivalent).

French students are required to have a baccalauréat. Italian students must have a high-school diploma. All students who pass the Foundation Year in Milano, or the Foundation Year in London (last intake January 2019 in partnership with Study Group), are also eligible to progress.

copy of a personal passport; non-native English speakers need to provide a copy of an official English language certificate: the English language test score should be at least B2 at CEFR level – IELTS overall score of 6.0 with no elements below 5.5* – only for the Paris and London Schools;

completion of an entry test;

an aptitude interview (only for AFAM courses recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education);

applicants of creative programmes are requested to submit 6 self-produced Creative Ideas: these can be anything that visually describes their inspiration and the area of study that they have chosen. They can be submitted in the form of sketches, drawings, photographs, moodboards and collages (the 6 creative ideas might also be a mix of these).

Career opportunities

Accessories/handbags designer Fashion illustrator Product manager Collection manager

Campus location

Milan , Italy

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