Founded in 1964 in Rome, Accademia Costume & Moda is today was awarded by the BoF report “4 Badges of Excellence” – the maximum possible – for both the Undergraduate Fashion Design (BA Degree courses) and Graduate Fashion Design (MA Degree courses) categories:
It offers BA and Master 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 shaping and consolidating their creative identity.
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.
Alumni today include the Creative Director of Gucci, Alessandro Michele, his predecessor Frida Giannini, Albino D’Amato, Maurizio Galante, Marco Mastroianni, Responsable Création Matières Chez Louis Vuitton, Fendi – Dior, Aldo Maria Camillo and many among the most important professionals of the Global Fashion Industry. The Accademia has a placement ratio of well above 85% on total population in the most prestigious international fashion houses and entertainment productions
Accademia is only the starting grid.