Accademia Costume & Moda offers courses legally recognised by the Italian Ministry of Education, Universities, and Research under the body that rules Artistic Higher Education. Culture, Design, and Craftmanship linked to a laboratory approach are the key points of the School’s educational mission.

The objective is to help the students start their careers, supporting them in the process of recognising and consolidating their creative identity.

Accademia Costume & Moda releases Academic titles equal to Undergraduate Programs (180 ECTS) and Master’s Degrees Programs (60 ECTS).

Culture and experimentation merged with Design and Craftmanship are our drive in offering to the Fashion System and to the Entertainment Industry, young designers able to respond to their needs.

Among our ALUMNI: Alessandro Michele and Frida Giannini for Gucci, Aldo Maria Camillo for Cerruti, Sergio Ciucci for Didier Parakian.

Costume tailors like Francesca Sartori and Gianna Gissi, both winners of several David di Donatello (Italian Oscar Awards), Stefano Canulli (Costume Designer for Cirque du Soleil, Illustrator and close collaborator of Thierry Mugler on various projets).

Accademia is only the starting grid.

Programmes taught in:
English
Italian

This school also offers:

Executive courses

Accademia Costume & Moda

The designer of accessories is required to research, analyse and interpret fashion trends, to correctly insert a collection of accessories within a contemporary stylistic ... [+]

Outline

The Master’s degree in Accessories Design coordinated by Luigi Mulas Debois and supported by the participation of leading companies in the field and some of the most important manufacturing companies of Made in Italy leather goods, such as tanneries, heel factory, productions, and laboratories.

It is a highly-professional, theoretical-practical Master’s that combines technical, stylistic and product development teachings with the artistic-cultural aspects of research and experimentation of a collection of accessories. The course not only transfers experiences related to technological innovation in design, materials, and craftsmanship but also gives organizational and operational knowledge, useful to solve the common problems that arise working with laboratories and production companies. It is crucial that the professionals understand and know the limits and potentials between the “creative” and the “productive” process to enhance the high industrial handcrafts that characterize the Made in Italy, creating and shaping new and innovative products.... [-]

Italy Rome
November 2019
English,Italian
Full time
1 year
Campus
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Accademia Costume & Moda

Alta Moda Italiana was born in Rome, where the contamination between Couturiers and high craftsmanship, historical architecture, ancient and contemporary art melt in a un ... [+]

Outline

The Master’s in Alta Moda, Fashion Design coordinated by Michela Leto, is aimed to graduates who want to complete or deepen their knowledge and cultural and professional training in this unique and exclusive sector of the fashion industry. from research to experimentation in decorative arts, to innovation in design, to the realization of a final project.

Alta Moda Italiana was born in Rome, where the contamination between Couturiers and high craftsmanship, historical architecture, ancient and contemporary art melt in a unique place where it is possible to “redefine beauty“, live in inspiration and thus nourish the creative and experimental thinking of students.... [-]

Italy Rome
November 2019
English,Italian
Full time
1 year
Campus
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Accademia Costume & Moda

The Master in Creative Knitwear Design, offers a unique experience in the world which puts students in contact with the Italian district of Knitwear Design of Reggio Emi ... [+]

Outline

The Master’s in Creative Knitwear Design, directed by Sonia Veroni, in collaboration with con Modateca Deanna and more than 40 companies from the Italian manufacturing district, aims to train designers and industry professionals with skills both in illustration and technique useful for designing complete collections and models. The Master’s experience involves: materials and trends research, new trends, design, technical and technological development, industrial and craftsmanship processes, product positioning and communication.

The Master’s takes place in San Martino in Rio (in the province of Reggio Emilia) at the site of Modateca Deanna. Modateca is an international Fashion Documentation Center, founded by Deanna Ferretti in the late 1950s collects and promotes the identity of the Miss Deanna knitwear factory, which has been a centre of excellence in the knitwear manufacturing industry working with and for some of the world’s most important and prestigious fashion designers.... [-]

Italy Rome
November 2019
English,Italian
Full time
1 year
Campus
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Accademia Costume & Moda

The Fashion Jewelry Designer works for the Luxury Industry, for the goldsmith world and for the Fashion System, creating and designing exclusive Accessories. The Designer ... [+]

In Partnership with Instituto Gemmologico Nazionale

Outline

The Fashion Jewelry Designer works for the Luxury Industry, for the goldsmith world and for the Fashion System, creating and designing exclusive Accessories. The Designer converts the creative idea into production reality through a deep knowledge of all due procedures and the help of competences that stretch from tradition to innovation.

The aim of the Degree is to educate and train professional jewel designers providing them with knowledge on style development and methodology in the various areas of Jewel Design. This course will focus on Haute Couture and Industrial Jewelry, Accessorise and Wristwatch Design through the following procedures: Innovative paths on planning and design ratios I Understanding of descriptive languages I Identification of targets I Entrepreneurship tutoring I The use of heterogeneous and alternative materials and techniques (the students by combining theoretical and practical preparation carried out in internal and external laboratories, will reinterpret traditional materials and techniques).... [-]

Italy Rome
November 2019
English,Italian
Full time
1 year
Campus
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Accademia Costume & Moda

The Master's in The Art and Craft of the Costume Designer is in collaboration with costume shops, shoe factories, makeup and hairstyle laboratories, Roman millineries and ... [+]

Outline

The role of the costume designer is fundamental in the opera house and in cinema: an artist who knows costume history and tradition, its roots, anthropological and psychological interpretations, emotional suggestions, that through his creations dictates the measure of time in which the story takes place, the psychology of the characters, faithfully reflecting what is expressed in music.

This Master’s Course trains professionals as assistant costume designers, consultant costume designers, professional costumiers able to work at both national and international levels since graduates are able to analyze and creatively interpret the theme, perform in-depth historical research; realize the sketches of costumes, sample fabrics, follow the manufacturing, design accessories, makeup and wigs needed for production.... [-]

Italy Rome
November 2019
English,Italian
Full time
1 year
Campus
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Via della Rondinella, 2
00186 Rome, Lazio, Italy
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+39 06 686 8169