In a nutshell

When

26 August - 4 September 2019

  • Antwerp (26-30 August) 
  • Paris (2-4 September).

What

Master the ins and outs of fashion management in two global fashion capitals: Antwerp and Paris! You get a comprehensive overview of the fashion industry (independent fashion designers and luxury brands) and their dynamics, with an emphasis on entrepreneurship and sustainability.

This course offers a comprehensive overview of the many aspects of fashion management, with an emphhasis on both entrepreneurial fashion deigners and high fashion and luxury brands. The summer school covers topics from fashion marketing and PR, to finance, supplly chain management, leadership and sustainability in fashion. The summer school is a collaboration between three prestigious schools. University of Antwerp, Institut Français de la Mode and Antwerp Management School.

Where

Week 1: Stadscampus, University of Antwerp, Belgium
Week 2: Institut Français de la Mode, Paris, France

Who

Professionals, (recently graduated) Master students as well as Bachelor students with proven fashion experience,  highly motivated to work in the fashion industry.

External partners

Antwerp Management School, Institut Français de la Mode (Paris), Flanders DC for Fashion, CIFAL Flanders, European Network on Cultural Management and Policy.

Course description

Attend this unique program that aims at growing managerial talents for the fashion industry, covering topics from fashion marketing and PR, to finance, supply chain management, leadership and sustainability in fashion.

WHY FOLLOW THIS PROGRAM AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ANTWERP?

A comprehensive overview of the aspects of fashion management, with an emphasis on as well entrepreneurial fashion designers, high fashion, luxury brands as retail.

Paris classes at the prestigious IFM (Institut Français de la Mode), Antwerp classes at University of Antwerp

A team of international accomplished faculty selected for both academic credentials and professional experience will provide you with high-quality, competence-driven teaching.

In previous editions we’ve welcomed lecturers such as Bianca Luzi (CEO for Raf Simons), Tony Kent (London School of Fashion), Tina Debo (Advice President for Kipling), Karinna Knobbs (The Graduate School at London College of Fashion), Walter Van Beirendonk (fashion designer), Tim Van Steenbergen (fashion designer)...

A mixture of in-class and on-site learning methods: group discussions, practical knowledge, visits to fashion companies, the fashion districts and flagship stores.

Build your international network and exchange insights in different fashion communities, research and businesses with fellow participants from all over the world.

Credits

3 ECTS credits are awarded upon successful completion of the programme.

Registration fee

Students (Master or PhD): €1000

Professionals: €1750

Fee includes coffee breaks, course material, lunches, receptions & social activities. Does not include accommodation or transport between Ant­werp and Paris.

Scholarships

University of Antwerp students are entitled to a refund of €150.

Limited number of reduced fees of €100 available for recognised refugees.

Application details

Online through Mobility Online 

Application deadline

21 July 2019

More information

www.uantwerpen.be/en/summer-schools/fashion-management