This program aims to equip students with the skills to dominate the Fashion Design industry. Fashion Design is a broad industry thus students will be exposed to a range of topics including illustration and portfolio skills, CAD, computer-aided modeling and production, design research and contextual studies, technical skills in clothing production, skills of presentation and communication. These skills will help students identify their strengths and their future career path.
The range of facilities will support students to learn the process of design from concept development, through to materiality and 3D visualisation.
The Fashion Design program is characterized by our connections with the industry that offer real projects, internships, competitions, work experience, etc. These opportunities enable students to develop and practice their academic, creative, commercial and entrepreneurial skills in a professional environment.
This program offers in-depth and rigorous knowledge of Fashion and Textile Design as well as practical skills. With access to specialized workshops, supported by expert academic and technical staff, students will develop skills in both traditional and digital technologies preparing them for the industry of the future.
Graduates of this program are qualified to pursue their careers in:
Fashion Designer, Stylist, Clothing Curator, Fashion Illustrator, Fabric and Inventory Planner, Textile Designer, Entrepreneur, Fashion Writer, Personal Stylist etc.
How to apply for an international scholarship?
WHO CAN APPLY?
– First study cycle (Bachelor or equivalent)
– Second study cycle (Master or equivalent)
Please note that Erasmus Student Mobility is carried out in the framework of Inter-Institutional Agreements between home (Universum) and host institutions (universities where you wish to apply for a semester). This means that before being able to apply, you should check whether Universum College has a partnership with the university where you wish to continue your studies. To do this, have a look at the list of universities with whom we collaborate.
– At least 5 completed exams at Universum College
– Active participation in extra-curricular activities organized by Universum College
– English Language knowledge (B1 or B2, as set by the host university)
REQUIRED APPLICATION DOCUMENTS
– English Language Certification (TOEFL or Anglia Examination)
– Transcript of records in English (to be taken from Student Services)
– Passport copy
– 1 photo (300pix; size – 3*4 cm; file – .jpg)
In addition to the academic staff, students are also assisted by tutors. The purpose of tutoring is to help students develop strategies that help them consolidate their knowledge, develop transferable learning skills, and achieve academic success. The role of a tutor is to enable Fashion Design students to acquire their knowledge using the best way of learning. The ultimate goal is to help students discover that they are learning better and to help students develop their skills to achieve better educational outcomes. In case students need additional support and academic assistance tutors are informed immediately. In this way the academic performance of the students is closely monitored.
Universum College offers students specialized equipment on both campuses. This includes the library, Fashion Design laboratory, professional equipment and tools, sewing machines, mannequins, etc. Along with sewing machines and other laboratory equipment, Universum has hired technical staff to show you how to use them.
Universum College wants to do everything possible to help students stay active, happy and engaged both in and out of class.
Attached to classrooms and labs, students conduct various study visits. These visits include visits to various Fashion Design companies, Visits to the National Gallery of Arts and the National Museum, etc.
To gain different knowledge from the industry, the College organizes “Coffee Lectures” where well-known personalities from the creative industries are invited to chat with students and to tell about their experience in the profession.
In addition to these activities students are engaged in various exhibitions and competitions to showcase their work.
Exhibition ``Origami Meets Fashion``
The students of the Fashion Design Program at Universum College have held the first exhibition “Origami Meets Fashion”. Studies at Universum College are project-based combining theory with practice thus creating professionals in relevant fields of study.
Exhibition - Student works
Coffee Lecture Series
Universum College as part of the activities organized the “Coffee Lecture Series” with various experts in the field of fashion. Students are learning from experts and their experience in the field of design and fashion.
Gifts for children in SOS village
Universum College students from design department delivered gift boxes to children in SOS Village. The students made some accessories, postcards and other gifts all handmade.
Universum College students from Integrated Design department within the course “Principles of Drawing” visited the National Gallery of Art.
The normal minimum entry requirements for a candidate to be eligible for admission to the College’s courses are set out in the General Entry Requirements contained in the Prospectus. However, the absolute minimum criteria for a student to be admitted to this academic program, is that all students are expected to have successfully completed high school and have passed the national test (matura). In addition, in order to be enrolled in our program, all applicants are required to bring the following documents:
- Birth certificate
- Diploma and secondary school certificate
- Legalized documents issued by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology of the Republic of Kosovo for all those who have completed their education outside of the Republic of Kosovo
- Completing the application procedures at Universum College
- The contract of the study program if they meet eligibility criteria