First of all, pursuing a fashion career can be tough, you need to be creative and unique at the same time. You also need to study the trends or create a fashion trend.
And for you to be able to reach your career goal, here are the top schools that can help you on your fashion journey.
De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde
Course: Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Design and Merchandising (AB-FDM)
The Fashion Design and Merchandising degree program focus on design development and philosophies, as well as production and marketing procedures with fashion business at the core.
This degree program focuses on people who want to design clothes for specific markets.
Location: 950 Pablo Ocampo Street, Malate, Manila
SoFA Design Institute
Degree Program: Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Design and Marketing
Certificate Programs: Fashion Design, Fashion Marketing, Clothing Technology, Fashion Styling, Fashion Media
SoFA Design Institute is the Philippines’ first specialized design college and was inaugurated in 2007 as the School of Fashion and the Arts (SoFA). The college quickly developed street-credibility as the country’s go-to school for design education.
Location: Ground Floor, Enzo Bldg. 399 Gil Puyat Ave, Makati City
Fashion Institute of the Philippines
Beginner Courses: Basic Fashion Design, Basic Patternmaking, Basic Sewing, Basic Menswear
Advanced Courses: Advanced Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising, Advance Patternmaking
Fashion Institute of the Philippines has trained suppliers, staff and prime movers of leading fashion chains (Bayo, Freeway, Penshoppe, Genevieve Gozum Boutiques, YRYS, Celine Marketing Group, Bench, Natasha, SM, Landmark, Robinson’s, The Ramp Crossings and other independent brands in department stores).
Fashion Institute also produced leading names in the Philippine fashion industry: Star Magic designer Francis Libiran, Jerome Ang, Ronaldo Arnaldo, John Herrera, Paul Herrera, Julius Tarog, Dennis Martin, Zxander Tan, Ferdie Abuel, Happy Andrada, Popo Go, Pia Perey (designed Angelina Jolie’s Salt movie premier gown), Hollywood designer, Oliver Tolentino.
Location: Ortigas; Makati
University of the Philippines-Diliman
Course: Bachelor of Science in Clothing Technology
University of the Philippines’ four-year degree program in Clothing Technology has an objective of addressing the various aesthetic, social, cultural, economic, managerial, and environmental concerns surrounding the clothing industry while providing the necessity of different sectors of society in terms of clothing.
The program includes fundamental courses. Clothing design, production, merchandising, and research which will give them adequate knowledge about the various basic principles of clothing.
Location: Diliman, Quezon City
The fashion industry all over the world has a tough competition, but all of the challenges will definitely be easy as long as you are passionate about your career.
Follow your passion for fashion and let your creativity create new art.