Footwear and Bag Design Job Master

An innovative project able to provide the tools for the creation, development and professional presentation of a collection of footwear and bags, from the creation to the market launch.
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Become a shoe and bag professional designer

The course

A full immersion in the creative processes of becoming a professional shoe and bag designer, a unique learning experience in Tuscany in the heart of the leather production district. The Footwear and Bag Design Job Master combines Italian craftsmanship and heritage with innovation and the most advanced technologies in shoe and bag design.

The 9 months Master permits to express one’s own creativity, providing the instruments for the creation, development and the professional presentation of a footwear and bag collection, in a continuous exchange between traditional training and practical experience. Studying shoe and bag design in Italy is a “must” for any footwear or accessories designer willing to start a career in fashion and the Master offers the opportunity to get in contact with the most important footwear brands for a final internship.

The course is open to students holding a degree in Fashion, Art, Design, Graphic or with a proven experience in the field.


Postgraduate courses are open to students and professionals holding an undergraduate degree or proven work experience in a relevant field.


The internship will be carried out at the end of the training course, in selected fashion companies in Italy or abroad.


  • Footwear-Bag Designer
  • Footwear-Bag Coordinator
  • Creative Director
  • Cool Hunter
  • Footwear-Bag Illustrator


Postgraduate Course

Duration: 9 months
Starting date: TBA

Master Certificate issued by Regione Toscana accredited institution


Learning Modules

  • Shoe and Bag Design
  • Design and Pattern Making
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Retail and the Fashion sector
  • Business and Brand protection
  • Fashion marketing & Promotion
  • Presentation of the fashion collection
  • Work Experience

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Contact us by entering your details in the form. We will get in contact with all the information you need to chose the most appropriate course and schedule a free orientation interview.