Funded in 1964 by Rosana Pistolese, Haute Couture Fashion designer and Costume designer for theatre, television and cinema, Accademia Costume & Moda (ACM) has become today one of the best reputed fashion schools in Italy and worldwide.

Business of Fashion (BoF) “Global Fashion School Ranking 2017” ranked ACM #11 in the World for Undergraduate (180 ECTS) and Postgraduate (60ECTS) courses; in Italy #2 and #1 for fashion courses accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education (MIUR).

In more than 50 years of activity ACM has developed a strong relationship with the fashion and entertainment industry to design academic programs aimed at providing an all-round educational experience, with the final objective of career placement and development.

Today, some of the most important professionals in the world, Creative Directors, Illustrators, Head Designers, Academy Award and David di Donatello winners are alumni of ACM.

ACM offers:

  • Three years undergraduate courses (180 ECTS) in Costume & Fashion, Fashion Editor, Styling & Communication, Cinema & Filmmaking: media design & multimedia arts.

  • Master’s Degrees (60 ECTS) in Alta Moda (Haute Couture, in collaboration with Maison Valentino), Accessories Design (in collaboration with Fendi and Salvatore Ferragamo), Costume Design (in collaboration with Costume Shops), Creative Knitwear Design (in collaboration with Modateca Deanna), Fashion Jewellery

  • Vocational Training in Fashion Design and Fashion CommunicationTo know more, download the brochure or visit

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