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Fashion Design Degree

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4 years


4 years


240 ECTS


Face-to-face in Madrid




September 2023




1st and 2nd year (morning), 3rd and 4th year (afternoon).


Last available spots for the 2023-2024 course.

A benchmark university in the fashion sector, being the first in Spain to offer this University Degree.

Tailoring and pattern-making workshops with sewing machines, overlockers and industrial ironing machines and machines with the Japanese textile technology Shima Seiki or Lectra software to make your designs come true.

You will parade at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week with your projects.


Only University specialising in Design and Technology

Our University Campus located in the heart of Madrid is full of activities, masterclasses, catwalks, contests, fairs, events, etc. to maximise students’ creativity.

Pioneers. More than 20 years making history

Precursors in elevating design degrees to the university level, creating the first Official Degrees in Product Design, Fashion Design, Interior Design, Video Game Design and Development or Multimedia and Graphic Design.

International Vocation

We have numerous agreements with some of the best universities in the world of design so that our students can incorporate international and multicultural experience into their time at university.

Methodology and excellence

The very typology of our degrees allows us to use a learning methodology based on real projects. We seek your excellence.

Business connection

More than 2,200 agreements signed with leading companies in the sector for the professional practice of our students; advice and exchange of experiences and research.

State-of-the-art facilities

More than 13,000 m2 of specialised facilities with the best resources and equipment used by large companies in the sector.


The Fashion Design Degree Curriculum consists of 240 ECTS credits divided into 4 courses

Consult the Teaching Guides for the Fashion Design Degree

You will be introduced to creative research, the concept of identity, colours and textures, form and volume, as well as the study of work processes, from the inspiration for the creation of a collection to its serial development in an industrial process. You will acquire an artistic and technical base that will facilitate the materialisation and representation of ideas.

Subject Semester ECTS credits Hours
Fundamentals of Design 1 6
Artistic Drawing I A 12
Projects I A 9
Textile Technology I A 9
Dressmaking and Pattern Making I A 9
English I 2 6
History of Art and Clothing I 2 6
Theory of Culture 2 3

You will learn the digital tools for the representation of fashion projects and you will deepen your knowledge of pattern making, technology and tailoring.

Subject Semester ECTS credits Hours
Digital Design I: Vectorial 1 6
Fashion Illustration 1 6
Projects II A 9
Textile Technology II A 9
Dressmaking and Pattern Making II A 9
History of Art and Clothing II 1 6
English II: applied to Fashion 2 6
Digital Design II: Design with Bitmaps 2 6
Sociology and Fashion Trends 2 3

In this course, you will develop your own collection that culminates in a fashion show within the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week calendar. You will learn the Shima Seiki technology that is in great demand in the industry; in marketing and fashion photography and you will be able to demonstrate your talent thanks to the professional internships in companies.

Subject Semester ECTS credits Hours
Applied Legislation 1 3
Projects III A 9
Textile Technology III A 9
Tailoring and Pattern Making III A 12
Internships in companies A 12
Styling and Art Direction 2 6
Fashion Photography 2 6
Fashion Marketing 1 3

You will develop your personal brand and acquire personal and corporate communication skills for success. You will work on other fundamental knowledge such as window dressing, children’s pattern making, prints, accessories and technical specifications.

Subject Semester ECTS credits Hours
Portfolio 1 3
Communication and Criticism 2 6
Projects IV A 9
Textile Technology IV A 9
Dressmaking and Pattern Making IV A 12
Final Degree Project A 15
Fashion Industry 1 6

Connecting with Businesses

The relationship between University/Business is vital for the professional success of the students, which is why professional internships are a fundamental aspect of the curricula of all our degrees. UDIT is constantly working to foster partnerships with companies, developing an ecosystem of companies and institutions that collaborate in the professional development of our students.

We have signed more than 2.000 active internship agreements with leading companies in the sector such as:

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Prizes and awards

The talent of our students has played a leading role in major national and international competitions over the years:






Our university campus has the best technological and professional equipment, that is also used in large companies. You will have at your disposal 13,000 m2, spread over three buildings, with state-of-the-art facilities designed for your learning and practice.

  • "A physical archive with 300 innovative and sustainable materials accessible for your designs"

  • "An experimental laboratory for you to develop your most creative ideas"

  • "Twelve work tables to get the best results in your work"

  • "38 industrial sewing machines, 5 overlockers and industrial irons to make your ideas"

  • "You will use industrial pattern-making software in your projects"

  • "Get virtual prototypes of fabrics and garments before they are made"


At UDIT we are constantly working to foster partnerships with the best universities and companies related to design and advertising. We seek to promote opportunities for our students, incorporating international and multicultural experience into your time at university.

You will have the opportunity to participate in workshops, courses or conferences in English, and take part in international trips, workshops, experiences and programmes.

Exclusive partnership agreement. ESNE students will be able to access special conditions in courses given by the prestigious Colleges of the University of the Arts London. We are the only university institution in Spain with this type of agreement signed with UAL. Further information

Career opportunities

Hundreds of our Fashion Design alumni are already working in the main companies in the sector in areas and positions such as:


  • Swimwear and Corsetry Designer
  • Knitwear Designer
  • Children’s Fashion Designer
  • Sports Fashion Designer
  • Workwear Designer
  • Costume Designer
  • Accessories and Complements Designer


  • Editor and Photographer
  • Stylist
  • Press and Television
  • Event Organisation and Catwalks


  • Textile Designer
  • Textile Quality Technician
  • Tailoring and Smart Fashion


  • Shop Manager
  • Retail Coolhunter

Go one step further

If you’re interested in this program, don’t hesitate to contact us. We will help you resolve your doubts and guide you through the process of choosing your future.

You can count on me to answer all your questions.


Student Advisor at UDIT



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If you have any questions or if you want to set up your access, please write or call us on +34 915 55 25 28.