New York City’s Fashion Institute of Technology has been named the best fashion school in the world for 2019 by the CEOWORLD magazine, while London College of Fashion, a part of the University of the Arts London (UAL) and Parsons School of Design placed 2nd and 3rd, respectively. The rigorous classification process takes into account global reputation and influence; specialization; recruiter’s feedback; placement rates; admission eligibility; and academic experience as well as data from over 40,000 students, 50,000 industry professionals, and 30,000 recruiters and CEOWORLD magazine’s analytics.
Also making the cut was the prestigious School of Arts, Design and Architecture – Aalto University (No. 4) as well as Central Saint Martins – University of the Arts London (No. 5); Westphal College of Media Arts & Design – Drexel University Philadelphia (No. 6); and ESMOD International, Paris 7. Overall, among the top 10 best fashion schools in the world, the 8th, 9th, and 10th positions are held by Royal College of Art – London; Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp; and Istituto Marangoni International.
Bunka Gakuen – Tokyo took the No. 11 spot, followed by Italy’s Polimoda Florence (No. 12) and Stephens College, Columbia (No. 13). Meanwhile, Shenkar College of Engineering, Design, and Art ranked No. 14 in the CEOWORLD magazine’s ranking of the best fashion schools in the world for 2019.
India’s National Institute of Fashion Technology in New Delhi came in 15th place, followed by Germany’s Fashion Design Institut (16th), Manchester School of Art (17th), University of Westminster – London (18th), and Kent State University, ranked 19th. Out of 108 best fashion institutes in the world for 2019, the University of Brighton in the U.K. ranked No. twentieth.
Best Fashion Schools In The World For 2019
Methodology: The world’s top fashion institutes for 2019 by the CEOWORLD magazine is based on six major indicators of quality, overall Score (100%) is the sum of:
1) Academic experience
2) Admission Eligibility
3) Job Placement Rate
4) Recruiter Feedback
6) Global Reputation And Influence
Data for these indicators were collected from publicly available sources, university’s website, research, and survey. It measures the quality of education, job placements of students, and the recruiter’s feedback — without relying on university data submissions. Students, industry professionals, and recruiters were asked to rate institutes on a scale of 1 “marginal” to 100 “outstanding” or “don’t know.”
However, this is by no means a comprehensive list, while the institutes above are the “CEOWORLD magazine’s Best Fashion Schools In The World For 2019,” there may be many other institutes that offer excellent programs.
* This rankings should not be viewed as the most important aspect when choosing a fashion school, and are merely one element to consider.
* The rankings are the result of a rigorous analytical exercise, incorporating multiple data sources, without relying on university data submissions.
* Detailed survey data and information collected directly from 120,000 individuals, across 6 data points.
* Surveys completed by 40,000 students, 50,000 industry professionals, and 30,000 fashion recruiters around the world.
* Magazine surveyed 120,000 people in 42 countries between December 2018 and 20th February 20198.
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The margin of sampling error for the full sample of 120,000 respondents is plus or minus 1.2 percentage points. In addition to sampling error, one should bear in mind that as in all survey research, there are possible sources of error—such as coverage, nonresponse and measurement error——that could affect the results.
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