Centre for fashion and creative industries

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Located in the heart of Melbourne's fashion precinct, the Centre for Fashion and Creative Industries is an exciting innovation hub focused on professional fashion training in Australia.

Our world-class faculty with extensive industry experience and connections cater to the needs of the ever-changing and highly competitive fashion industry, delivering over 20 training programs in fashion design and business, visual merchandising, millinery, and hair and beauty.

The boutique campus attracts more than 800 local and international students as well as the industry elite for a range of apprenticeships, certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas through to customised industry programs. We have also partnered with the Australian Academy of Design and Federation University to provide guaranteed pathways to our students in higher education. Check out the pathways currently on offer here.

Students have access to the latest digital technologies in the purpose-built campus including runway facilities, the retail training centre, state-of-the-art textile and manufacturing hub and the brand new hair and beauty training salon.

The rigorously updated curriculum coupled with practical industry-based internships and personalised approach to training provides our graduates with valuable insights into the dynamics of the fashion retail value chain and relevant industry skills to succeed in the industry.

Kangan Institute's student Andy