Fashion Hi-Tech

The 1st level Master's degree recognized by the MIUR represents a highly innovative and interdisciplinary training path, including research, innovation and design.

The Master

Istituto Modartech, in collaboration with the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, presents a high level training course with the awarding of the title of 1st level Master recognized by the MUR – Ministry of University and Research, aimed at training profiles of designers with interdisciplinary skills, with the aim of designing wearable technological solutions, combining form and functionality and creating innovative products . The master is characterized by a unique combination of research, tech, fashion and design.

A path aimed at preparing future design professionals, capable of moving with competence and creativity in an increasingly demanding and competitive market, capable of developing clothing and accessories that are both aesthetically appealing and functional, using sensors and advanced technologies to improve the performance and experience of using the products.
To complete the training, the development of soft skills such as: creative thinking, team building, self-entrepreneurship, crowdfunding.

Admission requirements

Those who have obtained a degree or academic diploma of at least 1st level or another qualification issued abroad recognized as suitable according to current legislation and consistent with the training path are admitted to the Master. In light of the interdisciplinary nature of the Master, the preferred qualifications are represented by academic fields such as: Product Designer, Fashion Designer, Engineering.


At fashion companies, R&D departments, research centers, selected design studios in Italy or abroad.

Career Opportunities

  • Designer of accessories and garments with high technological content (active/sportswear)
  • Designer of smart fabrics and wearable sensors
  • Responsible for research and development of wearable technologies
  • Technology Advisor of the Fashion and Innovation Technology sectors
  • Project leader in multidisciplinary research projects between engineering and design
  • Autonomous entrepreneurial activities

TYPE 1st Level Master

DURATION 9 months+internship



LOCATION Pontedera (PI)


Istituto Modartech
Istituto di Biorobotica Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna

First Level Master’s Diploma issued by the MUR-Ministry of University and Research (60 cfa)

Learning Modules

  • Traditional and intelligent materials
  • Sensoring systems
  • 3D CAD Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Design
  • Accessory Design
  • Advanced modeling
  • Manual prototyping
  • Workshops, seminars, visits
  • Internship


  • Software for 3D design and rendering of accessories or garments | CLO3D
  • Avatar animation | WE MIX
  • Rapid prototyping with 3D printers
  • Mechatronics design | FUSION
  • Integration of technology and design | GPT Chat – MIDJOURNEY
  • Design | SUBSTANCE
  • Three-dimensional modeling | BLENDER
  • Augmented and immersive reality | AERO
  • Graphic programming | LABVIEW
  • Digital illustration

Discover the FASHION Hi – Tech Master

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