Welcome to the Copenhagen Academy of Fashion and Design, here we offer an advanced internationally recognised full-time course in fashion and design.

The course takes 2 years and upon completion a total of 120 ECTS-points is granted.

Copenhagen Academy of Fashion and Design has successfully, since 1983, educated new fashion designers. Many of our graduates are currently employed in the fashion industry in clothing-, footwear- and accessorie-design. Others work as costume-designers for film, theater or television, and some have chosen to start their own brands/businesses with sales and production both at home and abroad.



A good designer must be able to


  • work innovatively
  • be experimental
  • cooperate with creative teams / production
  • be creative and search for inspiration
  • know all the aspects of the craftmanship.




As a student from the Nordic countries and Denmark, you are entitled to receive the educational support from the respective countries. State Education Support (SU) for Denmark. Swedish students (CSN) Norwegian students (Loan Fund) Icelandic students (LIN).

Would you like to work with clothing, fashion and design, then contact us and learn about the options for getting an education that you can use both in Denmark and abroad.

















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New start-up date for Basic Pattern-making

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Admissions for August 2014 and February 2015

We have now opened for admission to the course starting

on the 13th. of August 2014 and the 2nd. of February 2015

Read more about admission here