MBA in Luxury and Fashion Management – Rome - Paris


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Program Description

The Rome Business School MBA in Luxury and Fashion Management – Rome – Paris is the ideal choice for all those who wish to develop solid management skills to be able to work in the fashion & luxury management industry.

In addition, for this Master, two School have combined their expertise and knowledge of the field by giving the students the chance to study Fashion and Luxury in two most important cities of the Industry: Rome and Paris, at ESLSCA, a business school founded in 1949 that has trained more than 15,000 former students who now occupy positions of responsibility both in France and abroad. Participants will take advantage and value by studying the concept of ‘’Made in Italy’’, the Italian fashion tradition, and the Italian style along with the French Luxury Brand Management.

Reasons Why 

Two Cities in One Program – Experience the Fashion and Luxury industries in the main cities of reference: Rome and Paris

Refine your skills and enrich your knowledge of entrepreneurship, innovation and other key topics in the world of luxury and learn how to create a unique value for a fashion brand by taking part in our exclusive international Master which is held in two different cities key to the world of fashion: in Rome and Paris.

Global Experience – International Bootcamps in Rome, Barcelona & New York

Rome Business School offers you the chance to hone your competencies and enrich your knowledge of entrepreneurship, innovation, and other key topics in the business world by taking part in our International Programs in Rome, Barcelona, and New York, where you can also expand your professional network. This residential program comes at an additional cost.

Internship in Paris

Thanks to our worldwide network of partners, Rome Business School can provide you with access to a wide range of internship opportunities. Based in Paris for the second part of the program, students will have the possibility to enter the internship program in the wonderful city of Paris by selecting the companies involved with RBS and ESLSCA Paris. Dive into an international and business-oriented context and take advantage of a life-changing experience in the Fashion and Luxury Industry!

Ranking Eduniversal 2019


Top 50 – Global Ranking

Ranked N. 40 in Fashion Management, Worldwide

The Rome Business School’s Master in Luxury and Fashion Management – Rome/Paris is recognized as one of the best masters worldwide according to Eduniversal Ranking 2019 which ranks it in 40th place among the top 50 in Europe.

Life & Soft Skills Program

Soft skills are personal attributes that can affect our relationships and communication and are crucial for business success and effective leadership, in this high tech world in which we live. If we look deeper, soft skills are actually essential abilities, they are life skills that we should master each and every day to become a better version of ourselves. The program is practice-based consisting of 5 interactive courses, including self-assessment tests, role plays and quizzes, and a final Certification of completion.

  • Communication & Persuasion in the Digital Age
  • Team Work & Collaboration
  • Agility & Adaptability
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
  • Emotional Intelligence

Networking & Partners

We have solid partnerships in place with several globally renowned leading companies, such as Valentino, Fendi, Puma, Bulgari, Hermès, Dolce & Gabbana, Zalando, and many more. To ensure our students can build a strong professional network, we constantly organize meetings, visits, events and guest lectures with representatives from elite business ecosystems, encouraging interaction between leading professionals and the students, and facilitating the learning process.

Italian and French Experience of the Industry

Students will be provided with a wide range of experiences based in the two cities of Rome and Paris: living in the beautiful capitals of Fashion, language courses will be provided to international students both for Italian and French. Companies' visits will be held both with the partners of RBS and ESLSCA, selecting the best brands in the sector. The learning and networking experience will be surrounded by investigating the area and enriching the students’ cultural heritage by visiting fundamental artistic areas and places.


Rome Business School’s MBA in Luxury and Fashion Management – Rome – Paris is structured to provide participants with a though preparation for the Fashion and Luxury sector and crucial aspects of other related fields, starting with a wide overview of the broader management world and then proceeds with the analysis of all the specific subjects and aspects of Fashion and Luxury Development and Management.  It provides you with an in-depth insight into innovative and responsible leadership, its trends, and best practices, as well as how you can be effectively applied to the Fashion and Luxury Industry.


Mind Opening & Knowledge Management Setting – On Rome Business School in Rome

The first part of Rome Business School’s MBA in Luxury and Fashion Management – Rome – Paris provides you with comprehensive preparation for the sector and crucial aspects of other related fields, initially giving a wide overview of the broader management world.

The first content area focuses on:

  • Human Resources Management
  • Project & Operations Management
  • Managerial Economics
  • Accounting and Budgeting
  • Entrepreneurship and Business Planning
  • Business Strategy
  • Marketing

Being this first module on Rome Business School, you will also participate in the following activities:

  • Welcome Party
  • Italian Language Lessons
  • Company Visits
  • Cultural Visits
  • Soft Skills Program
  • Winter Party

Focusing and Specializing – On ESLSCA in Paris

Being this second module on ESLSCA in Paris, you will develop the competencies required to address and enhance new needs in different areas of the fashion and luxury industry.

The second content area delves into the following topics:

  • The Fashion Industry
  • Design Management
  • Luxury Management

Acting in Practice – On ESLSCA in Paris

Analyze and integrate different fashion and design system strategies pertaining to marketing, visual branding, and creative direction, communication, holistic marketing, positioning, and digital trends in the industry.

In this last area that takes place on ESLSCA, you will also participate in the following activities:

  • Luxury workshop visits, exhibition, events (Fragonard, Bon Marché, Hermès flagship, Shang Xia)
  • Store Checks Exercise
  • French “Art de vivre”
  • Masterclass Conference
  • Working trip FR (Epernay, Champagne Region)
  • Versailles Visit
  • Luxury workshop visits
  • Commitment in the school activities
  • French Language Lessons
  • Visits fairs, shows, museums & foundations
  • Internship Program
  • Final Thesis


The Master will be taught through interactive frontal lectures, case study analysis, in-class exercises, discussions, roleplays, teamwork exercises, video discussions, business analysis, and student presentation sessions.

Case studies will be utilized to engender discussion and illustrate real business and communication issues. Students will be encouraged to read widely and engage in discussion and debate. The didactic methodology is based on action learning, through which teachers implement a learner-centered approach, engage students, and provide activities that allow students to apply the acquired knowledge. All teachers use active learning methods in a class, which are also suitable for interactively engaging distance learning students.

Career Services

Rome Business School supports its students even beyond the academic environment, providing them with guidance and assistance in developing a strong professional profile that reflects the most sought competencies in the current job market.

Each year Rome Business School presents the Employment Report, a document that collects data on the official results achieved by our students and alumni in terms of employment and professional growth achieved after their master’s degree at Rome Business School thanks to our professional Career Service. According to this report, thanks to our Full-Time Masters, students benefit from an average salary increase of 16% after the master’s achievement.

Last updated Nov 2020

About the School

The Rome Business School is a Rome, Italy, based Institute of excellence devoted to managerial training and research, which operates internationally, with alumni hailing from more than 140 countries w ... Read More

The Rome Business School is a Rome, Italy, based Institute of excellence devoted to managerial training and research, which operates internationally, with alumni hailing from more than 140 countries worldwide. Read less
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