Fashion Design and Management Postgraduate Diploma Program

Duration
20 weeks 

Day and Time
Tuesday 16:00 - 19:00

Start Date
October 2017

Language
Turkish, English

Application: Applicants will attend an interview for admission. Applicants are required to have a bachelor degree in fashion and textile design, or be students in their final year. English language skills are needed for applicants to communicate with foreign tutors and consultants.

For more detailed information:
Telephone: 02122194141 (1006)

Click here to download the brochure of the training program.

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PROGRAM CONTENT

 


If you have completed your fashion design education and want to create your own brand, but don’t know the industry or where to start, then this program is cut out just for you...

Advanced level Fashion Design and Management Diploma Program, which teaches those who have completed their fashion design education the qualifications needed by the industry, and prepares them to take a step into the world of fashion, you can create your own brand.

During the program, you will improve your personal creativity, prepare your first collection in line with market and fashion trends, and acquire a robust foundation in entrepreneurship. Making store visits, you will know more about real-life practices, and have an opportunity to determine the most appropriate strategy for your brand.

WHEN YOU HAVE COMPLETED THE PROGRAM, YOU WILL;

  • Have a perspective on designer brand creation and management,
  • Prepare your personal collection,
  • Empower your entrepreneurship skills and experience practicing these skills with the brand you want to create, and
  • Have an opportunity to present your collection in Istanbul Fashion Week.

WHO CAN JOIN THE PROGRAM?

  • Anyone who wants to create their own brand,
  • Candidates of future designers who have completed their fashion and design education, and want to stake a claim in the fashion industry,
  • Senior students studying fashion and design in a university.

CAREER OPTIONS:

  • Fashion Designer



PROGRAM CONTENT

The program is divided into two main sections: Collection Planning and Fashion Entrepreneurship.
In the Collection Planning phase, students aim to create a collection that bears their first personal signature. The Fashion Entrepreneurship section aims to teach students information and skills that are needed in the fashion field to create a brand.

First Semester

Collection Preparation

  • Design Idea Development and Preparation of Design Proposal
  • Design Research
  • Collection Drawing

Fashion Entrepreneurship 1

  • Introduction to the Fashion Industry
  • Creating a Work Plan
  • Entrepreneurship, Creating a Fashion Brand
  • Intellectual Property Rights

2. Second Semester

Collection Realization

  • Collection Planning
  • Collection Production
  • Cost Analysis

Fashion Entrepreneurship 2

  • Marketing and Brand Management
  • Market Research and Analysis
  • Fashion PR and Sales Channels
  • Fashion Show and Presentation

Throughout the program, several studies are conducted with visiting consultants from London. The program concludes with a collection project, which gives participants a chance to apply in practice what has been learned through workshops and seminars. Participants’ collections are reviewed by industry professionals, and selected for presentation in Istanbul Fashion Week.