Fashion Design Institut

German based fashion school based on 'learning through independent development'

Fashion Design Institut

German based fashion school based on 'learning through independent development'

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Vital statistics

  • 2008 Established
  • Private Type
  • 51 - 200 Number of employees
  • Düsseldorf, Germany HQ

Key people

  • Harald Thomas Executive Director
  • Inna Thomas Creative Director

Company Snapshot

Company Snapshot

The study programmes of Fashion Design Institut are well rooted in its concept of:

“Learning through independent development”

Which is the practice of learning through research, development of  ideas and projects based on real life situations, including expectations and current needs of the fashion industry. However, the personal advancement is always taken into consideration.

The goal is to develop the know-how to the highest possible professional level. Fashion Design Institut is known as one of the most innovative but simultaneously commercial fashion schools in the world.

Fashion is global, that is the reason why Fashion Design Institut keeps strong international relationships. That includes inviting guest lecturers, Masters in London and Milan, internships with diverse international entities, also the fact that the graduates are assessed by the influencers of the fashion industry.

Fashion Design Institut students work backstage at the world fashion weeks and chosen students present their collections during the fashion week in Paris.

The students are represented in renowned competitions every year.

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