The MA in Textile Design trains professional figures to manage creative processes in the fields of textile and knitwear design. Thanks to the collaboration with companies of the Italian system - starting with the one with the prestigious historic textile company Mantero Seta, active by the A.Y. 2021/22 - the course offers innovative and sustainable workshops as well as cultural contents that provide thorough knowledge of the subject, and of its expressions in the fashion and art fields. Our lecturers, all industry professionals, guide the students in the search for their own vision that will be expressed in a very personal portfolio.
Over the MA, students will have the opportunity to:
Department: Design and Applied Arts
Area: Fashion Design
Title Awarded: Second Level Academic Degree in Fashion and Textile Design
Credits: 120 CFA
Starting: February 2024 - October 2024
Duration: 2 years
Languages: Italian and English
Mentorship Project in collaboration with: Mantero
NABA provides students with the opportunity to study abroad as part of their academic experience.
NABA Academic Coordination Office, in charge for the management of the exchange programmes, supports students in taking advantage of the international study opportunities through exchange programmes and promoting educational experiences thanks to a network including numerous prestigious international partner universities.
NABA counts more than 70 cooperation agreements with academies and universities through the Erasmus+ Programme in Europe and others international cooperation agreements with several universities outside Europe.
NABA has developed strong relationships with leading companies which that provide internships for NABA students, including Chanel, Gabs, Staff International, Hugo Boss, Valentino Fashion Group, Ratti, Bembercell, Missoni, Tirelli Costumi, Guccio Gucci, Luisa Beccaria, Gianni Versace, Carrera's, E. C. (Costume National), Corneliani, Lorenzo Riva, Trussardi, Moschino, Federico Sangalli, Jil Sander Italia, Kenzo, ETRO, Gentucca Bini & Father, Gruppo Miroglio, Furla, Ermenegildo Zegna, Mantero, AEFFE, Ports1961.
The Fashion Design Area cooperates or has cooperated with: Benny & Javier House of Ninja, Cosmopolitan magazine, Diane Pernet, Filoscozia, Herbal Essences, Lane Cardate, Angela Missoni, Palazzo Morando, Pandora, Woolmark, Rosato, Iceberg, Via Farini, Fabbrica del Vapore, Galleria Arte Passante, Arena, Salon du Chocolat, Francesca Versace, Elio Fiorucci, La Triennale di Milano, Stefanel, Gabs, Franco Gabrielli, Tosca Blu, Pitti Immagine, Camera della Moda, Vogue Talent, Triumph, Alcantara, Linea Pelle, La Rinascente, Assab One, Officine Creative Ansaldo, Gabel.
Kick-off your career. Among the career opportunities:
Innovative textile designer
Sustainable textile designer
Fibre and textile researcher
Fabric visual merchandiser
Trend researcher and forecaster
Fiber and textile artist