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Cagliari is a city whose cultural vitality is on the rise.  The birthplace of the Internet in Italy, the city is now undergoing significant  economic transformation. It is the capital of a region that  juxtaposes tradition, excellence in the tourism industry with advanced research in the field of telecommunications and media.

Located on Sardinia’s southernmost coast, Cagliari is a natural bridge between Europe and the Mediterranean basin.

Sea, beaches, nature, a mild climate: the island of Sardinia offers a pristine environment and an exceptional quality of life, where the city’s social life  is enriched by the benefits of the striking natural environment. With these favorable conditions, IED Cagliari is a place that fosters the concentration necessary for exploring the fields of design, creativity, innovation and business.

IED Cagliari is located in an historic Art Nouveau villa surrounded by a  verdant park, a campus in the heart of city that hosts lectures, conferences,  and seminars open to the city. It features classrooms fully equipped with computers and free Wi-Fi, as well as meeting  areas and other spaces for relaxing and studying. In this human-scale environment students grow and learn  through the cultivation of knowledge. IED Cagliari a hub for innovation  and higher education.

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Early Bird Discount – 2015 Undergraduate Programs Entries

Apply early to IED Istituto Europeo di Design for our Undergraduate programmes and receive a 15% discount from your tuition fee. At IED, We recognize that co [...]


IED @ Fashion & Clothing Festival – Tehran

"Illusion Marketing presents IED Istituto Europeo di Design during the 4th International Fajr Fashion & Clothing Festival taking place in Tehran from [...]

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IED International Open Day

Istituto Europeo di Design is the International Higher Educational Network in Fashion, Design,Visual Communication and Management of creative industries.  It o [...]



La Rinascente and Istituto Europeo di Design are proud to present a special evening dedicated to fashion, beauty and design thursday sept.13th 2012  18.oo pm [...]

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Workshop – Discover Interaction Design e Product Design IED Cagliari will launch the 2013-14 three years course. Hosted in a wonderfull villa with a surround [...]


Workshop “Fashion & Design Icon”

IED Cagliari presents a free workshop series for MEDIA DESIGN and DESIGN: PRODUCT & FASHION courses. “Fashion & Design Icon” 4th june 2010 [...]

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Product Design
Product Design

The Product Designer is concerned with the creation and design of products for industry. This professional is capable of initiating the process of inn...


Design - Product and Fashion IED Fashion.

IED Moda Lab is a didactic and research project that covers every training requirement in a field of fundamental importance to the Italian and world economies

Fashion area in Cagliari


Design Experience IED Design.

IED Design is the school’s concrete and complete response to the countless and diversified requirements of the professional design community. These days, design is a crucial constituent in every area of production, contributing contents, lexica, codes of expression and of form and technical and functional aspects.

Design area in Cagliari

Visual Communication

Media Design, IED Visal Communication.

IED Visual Communication is the fully self-contained school focusing on image and everything related to its communication.

Visual Communication area in Cagliari

Management and Communication

Master Marketing and Communication, IED Management and Communication.

IED Management and Communication trains professionals to be capable of working at managerial level in the various different areas of advertising, public relations, marketing and human resources.

Management and Communication in Cagliari

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Project leader
Guido Racinelli

Project designers
Guido Racinelli, Marko Simic, Giovanni Molteni

Interaction design
Marko Simic

Graphic design
fleka d.o.o.

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Fabrizo Li Perni

Content Editor
Fernanda Massarotto

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fleka d.o.o.

IT Integration, InIED data base management
Giovanni Molteni, IED

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Sergio Valsecchi, Lsw Multimedia s.r.l.
fleka d.o.o.

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Giacomo Baruffi, Domenico Bruno

Thanks to
IED Madrid, Xavier Maseda, Fernando Garcia
IED Roma, Enrico Moretti
IED Milano, Mauro Maruccia, Sara Podestà, Elisa Bergamaschino



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