20 October 2022
Next February be part of our inspiring Semester courses and develop new skills in an international and engaging environment!
A special discount of 10% on the tuition fee is available by completing the enrollment process by Novembre 18th. The tuition fee must be paid by the 16th of December.
Semester courses offer the opportunity to deepen topics you are already familiar with or study something new. The education path includes activities to nurture your creative thinking and decision-making skills, cultural sensitivity, and global perspective. Selected visits to museums, companies, showrooms and design studios will give you a better vision of the creative and cultural environment of Italy.
There are different subjects offered in Milan and Florence and all of them combine academic studies with an insight into the professional world, taking full advantage of the rich cultural resources provided by these cities.
Visit our Study Abroad page and discover a wide range of topics to choose from: from Fashion Styling to Italian Contemporary Design and Trends, from Fashion Communication to Furniture Design.
Choose the course that better fits your needs and submit your application now!
We’re looking forward to having you among us!
IED is Educational Partner of the exhibition Anish Kapoor. Untrue Unreal, a major exhibition devised and produced with the celebrated artist who has revolutionised the notion of sculpture in contemporary art.
Artribune commissioned us to produce its magazine covers for the second year in a row
Passionate and hardworking professional in the fashion industry since 30 years, Alessandra Invernizzi is currently Senior Account Manager EMEA Wholesale Independents for one of the world leading fashion company: Burberry.
Yuto Taniguchi is a professor assistant of Digital Creative Course in UEDA College of Fashion (Osaka, Japan) and he is active in NFT and fashion.
The academic year comes to its end and it’s time to present our Graduate 2023 fashion collections to the world
Federigo Gabellieri, Alumnus IED, is an Art Director, creative consultant with a deep experience in fashion and a design industries on both editorial and digital projects, ranging from editorial design, art direction and photography.
Forbes 30 Under 30 Talia Zoref has become known for creating Art during Fashion Weeks worldwide, meeting and sketching celebrities including Celine Dion, Mariah Carey, Pharrell Williams and others.
Daniele Cavalli is a multidisciplinary artist: music, food, art, photography and fashion are all part of his work.
Fashion editor and Creative Director, she collaborated with Rizzoli and Condè Nast as a journalist and stylist.
Freelance PR for few avant-garde fashion brands that are presenting their collections at Paris Fashion Week, like Geoffrey B. Small and Un_namable. She has worked for Vogue, Vanity Fair, GQ, Ralph Lauren, Safilo and many more.
Lectures cycle about different materials with the participation of 6 sector companies for the Undergraduate course in Interior Design.
MMT organises Dialoghi Sonori on 15th and 16th of June at Fabbrica del Vapore in Milan, on this occasion IED presents Fragile Surfaces project.
A special donation from the historical Maison to IED
Danielle Kwateng, journalist, editor, and Executive Editor of Teen Vogue will be giving a live guest lecture titled "What is Creative Direction?" for the students of the Fashion courses at IED Firenze.
To celebrate the 75th anniversary of Defender, International Motors has decided to involve students from the Master's program in Graphic Design at IED Firenze by launching a contest last month in which students designed a special livery.
Inter, communication company Different, and Trident Music are scouting talents among master's students in Graphic Design and Digital Communication Strategy.
Student at IED Milano in the second year of the CG Animation course.
IED Milano alumni got one of three first awards and the MAX&Co award at the prestigious contest from Italian Chamber of Fashion.
The first IED Books appointment with Massimo Canevacci: an Italian academic, ethnographer and critical thinker, will present his latest book "Stupore Indigeno. Le culture native in Brasile tra rituali iniziatici e sfide digitali".
IED Firenze students and teachers had the opportunity to visit an exclusive preview of 'Eccentrica', the permanent collection of the Centro Pecci Pecci, where they met Formafantasma, the designers who have worked on setting up the exhibition.
The World’s most prestigious award show in advertising, design and marketing for students awarded IED with two Bronze Awards in the 2023 Young Ones Student Awards
IED Firenze's presence in the heart of the city is expanding with three study and research hubs, located just a few metres from each other behind the Duomo.
Costume, fashion, interior and music journalist. She worked for years in the editorial offices of Vogue Italia and L'Uomo Vogue, under the direction of Franca Sozzani. She has been set stylist for Casa Vogue and contributor for Vogue Gioiello, Vogue Pelle and Glamour.
Managing Director at IDA, he managed international marketing campaigns for some of the world's leading brands including Dolce&Gabbana, FCA, Ermenegildo Zegna, Campari and Disney.
IED participates in the new edition of WantedDesign in Manhattan and wins a Conscious Design Award
IED - Istituto Europeo di Design offered 6 Scholarships covering the 50% of the tuition fees for Semester and Academic Year/One Year courses.
IED decided to reward those students who commit up front with a special Early Bird discount.
From April 24 IED Firenze launches Very Good, a project redefining the notion of contemporary through the voices of creative industry leaders.
An Open-Air exhibition with the drawings of the young Israeli artist Talia Zoref in 20 suburban areas of the city from April 24.
The students of the three years diploma course in Interior Design, led by Professor Mario Loprevite, went to the Franco Parenti Theatre in Milan to follow the rehearsals of the show "Fratellina"
For the 10th anniversary of Capture Photography Festival in Vancouver, British Columbia, Richmond Art Gallery presents Jaspal Birdi’s public artwork 11h02m at Lansdowne Station.
To take advantage of the discounts, it is necessary to register within the indicated terms.
Memory, Transformation, Technology, Space and Materials. IED invites you to discover the links between between these powerful words and and the plentiful of events arranged for Milan Design week, the biggest annual design event in the world.
COSMOLOGIE, an exhibition-event of Contemporary Art, a project that combines languages, sets up dialogues, connects generations and artistic practices ideated by Christian Leo Comis, Alumnus of the Master's in Museum Experience Design.
A masterclass in partnership with CENTRO - Institución de educación superior, to explore and analyze issues related to sustainability in the fashion industry of luxury, innovation and startup.
IED Master's thesis projects for the academic year 2021/22 are now finally available online
Featuring the projects of the Master in Fashion Communication & Styling
Pietro Terzini is today one of the most irreverent, creative and beloved artistic personalities of social networks and Gen Z, will hold a talk with the students of Master in Fashion Business
Rina Tollio, Creative Talent Acquisition for OTB Brands, will hold a guest lecture to the IED Fashion Student
At Palazzo Pucci N6 the new spaces of IED Firenze: the extension to the family's private residence iconic Made in Italy location where Emilio Pucci opened his workshops and tailor's shops
Fashion Marketing and how important is to know how to communicate a product.
How to offer a narration of your brand to the customer influencing the behaviors and habits of purchase
Over the last two decades, the Fashion market has gradually embraced and incorporated technologies into the retail system, opening up to new opportunities in terms of communication and distribution strategies, pushing for greater integration between physical and digital systems.
IED Milano Alumni in Sound Design. Word-wide famous Dj, Producer, Performer and Sound Designer.
IED Milano Alumni in Video Design. Worldwide famous beauty blogger and co-founder of the Youtube channel ClioMakeUp.
“IED helped me to make the shift from fashion retail onto modern art."
IED Milano Alumni in Photography. Frequent collaborator of the film director Lars Von Trier.
Talk with Andrea Selvi, International Business Develop. & Buying Manager at YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP and mentor of The IED Master in Fashion Merchandising and Buying
Talk with Danielle Kwateng, journalist, editor, entrepreneur, Executive Editor at Teen Vogue and mentor of The IED Master in Creative Direction For Fashion
Il Giro del Mondo in 80 Giorni - 150 anni dopo (Around the World in 80 Days - 150 Years Later) (book by graphic designers from IED Rome), the start-up Potap (a family of filters to purify water, by two product designers from IED Milan) and the tech fashion collection LAGRANDE: SISTEMA are officially competing for the prestigious Compasso d'Oro Award
One gold, one silver and several mentions for the campaigns of former Creative Direction and Communication Design students at the most important award in Italy dedicated to advertising creativity
Talk with Margherita Maccapani Missoni, Entrepreneur and Creative Director and mentor of The IED Master in Fashion Business
Talk with Theo Grassl, Member of the Executive board of the Fashion Council Germany and mentor of the The IED Master in Fashion Brand Management
Talk with Elizabeth Bowring, Head of Catwalks at WGSN and mentor of the The IED Master in Fashion Trend Forecasting
IED Milano and IED Cagliari kick off the brand new course in Communication Design
With the new fashion master programs at IED, five international mentors, leaders in their fields, guide students into a broader future.
In the framework of the activities organized by the Master in Curatorial practice, IED Firenze - Cecilia Alemani will hold a Masterclass to the IED Community
IED Milano Alumni in Product Design. He's considered one of the most important Italian contemporary designers.
Two IED projects made it to the finals of the historic Umbria-based manufacturer's international competition reserved for students attending Art and Design Academies around the world.
First place went to the start-up Swarmix (by Edoardo Amato, Enrico Canella and Giacomo Pizzoni), focusing on the preservation and repopulation of bees.
We are ready to kick off the first edition of the Master of Arts in Transdisciplinary Design. The course will take place in Turin and will combine the topics of Mobility of the future and Cities in Flux.
Recent graduates Alice Roncella and Edoardo Bertora (SpaceDuck Studio) take the 'Strano Award' with a game of strategy and competitive thinking on the first PRESS START - Video Game Student Conference.
Alumni in Fashion Design Gaia Romoli and Paolo Belleri presented their collections at We're Next 22.
The emerging fashion designer gained distinction as part of the Camera Nazionale della Moda programme dedicated to the excellence of Italian schools.
A can’t-miss appointment with emerging fashion design features recent graduates of IED Milano and Roma campuses at the ADI Museum on 20 September.
On 30 September, 12 managers from large companies will meet online with students and lecturers to discuss a highly topical issue.
Book and complete now your enrollment process to one of the IED and Accademia Aldo Galli Summer courses, offered in Italy and Spain, and you will benefit from a special discount on the tuition fee.
The event celebrating the Graduation Days of the Undergraduate Courses in Fashion, Design and Communication.
10 scholarships to promote the talent of young creatives.
With the awards earned for the campaigns created as part of both the Undergraduate Programme in Communication Design and the Postgraduate Art Direction Lab, IED is still the most awarded Italian creative school internationally in the area of Communication, also ranking among the top ones in the world.
We are pleased to share the creation of a brand new platform addressed to our creative community – IED Smart Creativity.
Valentino Bosetti, Francesco Magenta and Gaia Zarantonello (IED Milano) are the authors of the 'Vertical' project, awarded at Cumulus Green.
Shining a spotlight on failure: the campaign with which students Alberto Baesso and Francesco Fusi won a bronze medal at the famous competition was entitled “Invisible failures”.
IED Milano Alumni in Illustrazione e Animazione | Freelance illustrator worldwide considered among the finest of his generation.
"TAKING YOU BEYOND”, THE IED ALUMNI EVENT IN VIA SCIESA MILAN FROM 7 TO 11 JUNE.
3 silvers awarded to the 3 campaigns of the communication designers from IED Milan and IED Rome.
This will be a series of meetings and interviews to tell what happens after graduating from a master's degree.
Students take us through their thesis projects, from behind the scenes to company satisfaction.
IED Milano Alumni in Industrial Design. Currently Vice President, Design creative director & innovation of The Estée Lauder Companies.
14 design, fashion, visual arts and communication creations are the protagonists of the new Amaze! app release
IED and Accademia Galli present the Open Days dedicated to the Undergraduates and Post-Diploma courses of Milan, Cagliari, Florence, Rome, Turin and Accademia Galli in Como.
An interactive installation to create our own virtual identity and an immersive journey through a 3D “wonderland” are the proposals that IED Barcelona and IED Milan presented at the SónarCCCB 2021, driven by Sónar.
IED and Design Thinkers Group Australia present the Global Goals Jam Geelong 2021, a three-day event where people work together on local challenges related to the UNDP Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s).
Luca Bianco received an award from sponsor YKK for his great efforts: an outfit with a focus on closure accessories from the ‘lagrande: sistema’ collection - which was covered by student’s dissertation project - is shown on the catwalk, taking a look at functionalism (and criticising overconfidence in automation).
Light Identities: 'TES' is the project selected as the best one among the 10 Product Design dissertations carried out as part of a partnership with the well-known Made in Italy brand
For the fourth year, IED is participating in the Global Goals Jam, which will take place in both Milan and Rome following the pandemic period. It will be a research and design journey around Transformative Resilience, the theme chosen by the Research Centre.
Salerno Creativity awards IED Milano with the Silver School Trophy as well as 5 silver and bronze awards for the communication projects carried out by their three-year BA and MA students.
ISTITUTO EUROPEO DI DESIGN PRESENTS WITH ARIA THE DESIGN OF THE CAMPUS THAT WILL BE BUILT IN THE AREA OF EX MACELLO.
IED presents a Master course in UX Design. An innovative course also in the mode of delivery: the attendance is in fact "blended" and offers a mix of online classes and offline project activities at IED Milano and Roma's headquarters.
Mario De Libero, a graduate of IED Firenze, is among the finalists with the font Otello Sans in the fourth Olivetti Design Contest.
IED Milano and IED Roma stand out at the important New York competition with their two campaigns for Whatsapp and Spotify.
Graduated at IED, Simone Bonanni is now an awarded designer that works for international brands. Find out more about his projects in this article.
The important global creativity and advertising contest rewarded the campaign that naturally aims to overcome taboos related to sexuality for people with disabilities.
“Befriend other students, the professors, your landlord and everyone. IED has a very rich global network of professionals and corporate institutions, benefit from it”.
This dissertation coming from IED Milano is entitled ‘Un Quore Sbagliato’ - A Wrong Heart, with an intentional Q spelling mistake in Italian. It is a short animated film that stood out at the latest Giuseppe Laganà Awards.
IED Milano alumnus and current teacher with a background as a fashion film researcher, creative consultant and creative director
IED presented the MixCities and 2020+20 projects at the extraordinary edition of Sónar+D, which took place on September 18th and 19th at the CCCB.
Due to the pandemic on 2020 the digital exhibitions took the place of the classic end-of-year physical showcases: IED has made a virtue of necessity.
The short film '3 minutes to live', with which Emanuele Motti and Vittorio Ascolani graduated in Illustration and Animation, is competing at the prestigious 2020 Annecy Festival in the 'graduation films' category.
Awards on the closing night of IF! Italians Festival: IED creativity at the top, ranking first Italian school in the ADCI ranking and 12th out of 64 award-winning institutions and schools this year.
IED supported Alumni Bodin Hon and Dilara Kan - the duo founder of Yellowdot Design studio - in their participation at Le Off - Paris Design Week
The Istanbul Fashion Film Festival is the only event in Turkey to showcase a selection of short films dedicated to communicate fashion in an artistic way
A bronze earned in the experiential marketing category with the campaign for Heinz designed by four recent Communication Design graduates.
Vogue's special edition on new talents selected for its September issue recent IED graduate Francesco Murano, who had already won the Milano Moda Graduate award.
Francesco Murano, graduate student in Fashion Design at IED Milano, won the Milano Moda Graduate. Hitoshi Yamaguchi, President of YKK Italia, awarded him with the National Chamber of Fashion Award.
Sono by IED Barcelona students and A Swarm of Corrupted Seed by Federico Russo from IED Milano at Sónar+D
The microbial leather jewellery of a former student who graduated in July 2018 impressed the Jury of the International Artefact Innovation Award.
A Golden School Trophy for the best school and a Grand Prix: IED Communication racks up awards in Salerno.
Leonardo Traina selected by the Type Directors Club of New York, the leading international typography organisation
Cecilia Juarez Balta and Matteo Crepaldi, featuring in the end-of-year fashion show with their collections 'Trasfigurando Infin La Meraviglia' and 'Overgrow' respectively.
IED addresses social challenges through design for the Global Goals Jam
IED and the University of Liverpool (UoL) in UK, the Hochschule Anhalt/DIA at the Bauhaus in Dessau/Germany, and MVADV in Rotterdam/Netherlands launched a Transdisciplinary Design Network to initiate and spearhead a leading-edge debate on emerging models of transdisciplinarity with the aim of exploring cross-sector impact pathways.
Every product has its own charms. Sometimes though, this charm could be destroyed by a bad exposition. After our journey in Salone del Mobile 2016, we found essential points to increase the value of the product.