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The Copenhagen Academy of Fashion Design is a internationally renowned private Academy founded in 1983.

Since the beginning, the Academy has educated clothing-designers on a high level of craftmanship and with a strong visuel expression. Our Alumni are represented, at all levels in the fashion business, both nationally and internationally.

The Academy has applicants from all over the world, in the year 2016-17, 16 different nationalities are receiving their education and we therefore teach in both Danish and English. We consider it of the greatest importance in an evermore globalised world, that contact and cultural exchange happens across the different classes and levels. 

It is the continued mission of the Academy, to further develop the craftmanship and the program, so they always meets the demands of the fashion business towards young and upcoming designers.

Are you considering applying and would like to vist the Academy, then we recommend that you make an appointment. Here is our contact-information.


Graduation 2017

Preparations for the Exam on June is well under way and this Years future Graduates are looking forward to presenting their Collections alongside selected works at our Graduation Reception, Thursday the 22nd. of June from 7. till 9. pm. Further information and to sign up for the Invitation-list on our Facebook-page

Short Course-program

During Easter 2017 the Academy re-launches its short Course-program. Firstly Patternmaking on 2 levels is proposed with more to follow over the coming weeks.

Further-more a selection of Master Classes are under preparation, they will be announced through the webpage and facebook.

Get more information about our short Courses