Milan is the city of architects, designers, fashion stylists, entrepreneurs, graphic designers, creative minds and publishers.
Students will find themselves in a thriving metropolis with an international dimension that hosts the main entrepreneurial and manufacturing activities in Italy: from advertising to the publishing industry, from small artisans’ shops to hi-tech companies.
Milan is unanimously recognised as the world capital of design and creativity.
Every year it hosts the International Furniture Fair (Salone Internazionale del Mobile), that – besides being the most important event in this sector at an international level, is also the occasion for a unique global business, communication and image exchange. Milan is the worldwide capital for fashion and design where you can always find innovative and creative people, boutiques of emerging labels and chic concept stores.
Milan’s main upscale fashion district is the quadrilatero della moda (literally, “fashion quadrilateral”), where the city’s most prestigious shopping streets (Via Monte Napoleone, Via della Spiga, Via Sant’Andrea, Via Manzoni and Corso Venezia) are located.
Milan’s center is full of all the most important flagship stores of design like Cappellini, Driade, Kartell, Versace, Artemide and many more.
Milan is vibrant with life.
Every year, on the occasion of Fashion Weeks and the International Furniture Fair Milan becomes a big showroom where exhibitions, performances, parties and conferences involving lots of international guests take place all day long. Additionally, Milan puts you in the center of thrilling cultural and artistic events, a thriving contemporary art scene, world-class fashion studios, architecture firms, communication and media production companies. Milan is a creative environment like none other.