The education at the Fashion Design Academy is a shorter higher education with a study period of two years. The total number of ECTS credits is 120.
Since this is a private education a monthly education fee has to be paid to attend the academy. As of 1 August 2015 the education fee is 7.300, – DKK per month. This fee has to be paid 2 x 10 months – in total 20 months during the two year education program.
You must additionally cover all expenses for materials used in the teaching/projects and the creation of assignments, including expenses for the exam projects. For example. books, copies, fabrics, thread, paper, drawing tools etc. You also have to calculate expenses for two study tours and two fashion shows etc. during the education program.
The education program starts is in August every year. The lectures are in danish. We take in aprox. 20 new students per year. There are no general admission criteria, but knowledge and experience with apparel manufacturing will of course be an advantage. Before admission you must book a personal interview with the headmaster of the academy. Admission follow the order of the interviews being held and candidates are found suitable. For the personal interview you have to bring: A CV and possibly examples of own production, sketches and drawings. It is also important that you before the interview have looked thoroughly at our website to be acquainted with what our education is about and have made a realistic budget in order to be able to get a picture whether the economy is realistic throughout the course or not.
Students from Denmark can apply for SU – www.su.dk
Students from Norway can apply for economic support from lånekassen – www.lånekassen.no
Students from Sweden can apply for economic support from CSN – www.csn.se
Students from Iceland can apply for economic support from LIN – www.lin.is