Istituto Marangoni

Ceejay House, F Block, Dr Annie Besant Rd, Shiv Sagar Estate, Worli, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India - 400018


The Istituto Marangoni (IM) was founded in Milan, Italy, in 1935. It is a world-class fashion institute dedicated to spreading the idea of fashion, art, and design worldwide. The institute was established to create artistic fashion and design professionals. To accomplish their vision, the institute is spread across the globe in various branches. The Indian campus in Mumbai was founded in 2017 to continue and extend the legacy of the institute in India.

The institute incorporates state-of-art infrastructure to grab the attention of students and industries around the globe. The mesmerizing atmosphere of the institute equipped with digital learning platforms, classrooms, and technically sound practical rooms helps students learn theoretically and practically. The faculty and administration of the institute are highly reputed and different from other similar institutes. 

IM offers the students a means by which they can use their talent and creativity to develop great ideas and innovations in design. They provide an excellent platform for the students to exchange thoughts with their faculty. The institute also invites professional guests and lecturers to help students gain a more holistic grasp of the complicated concepts of design. All these mentioned facilities allow students to learn about the design industry trends and standards on a global scale, enhancing their knowledge to excel in the professional industry.


Name of the InstituteIIRF Ranking 2023
Instituto Marangoni, Mumbai # 36

Courses Offered

A variety of unique UG and PG courses are offered under the stream of fashion, arts, and design by the institute. The degree of each course is accepted worldwide due to the recognition and the weight of the institution. The list of courses under each stream offered at the Mumbai campus of IM is mentioned below:


UG Programs

Fashion design
Fashion styling
Fashion business


PG Programs

Fashion and creative surface design
Luxury brand management and marketing
Management surgery


Short Courses

Interior design and lighting
Fashion design and illustrations
Fashion imaging and styling
Fashion business and entrepreneurship

Course Highlights

  • Career counselling is provided to the students by the best professionals around the country to help them get their dream placements in the design industry.
  • The students are provided with live projects oriented to the industry standards to help students learn with hands-on experience in industry technologies.
  • Internship opportunities with industrial visits and professional guidance are provided during the study to the students.
  • Sessions by renowned alumni are conducted via the global community of the institute every year to enhance the potential of each student.
  • Furnished classrooms with projectors are available in the institute to improve the learning experience.

Admission Process

The admission process for enrollment under any course offered by the institute follows an online process. During the complete procedure till admission, the candidate will continuously be updated on the status of their application. The steps to be followed while applying for admission at the Mumbai campus of IM are listed below.

  • Register on the official website of the college and log in using the provided credentials.
  • Select your desired course and fill up the admission form.
  • Then pay the required enrollment fees online using online payment methods like a debit card or credit card.
  • Upload all the required documents for your desired course.

Once you fulfil all these requirements, you will receive an admission confirmation document on the offer section of your online profile. All the confirmations are notified via mail to the candidate. Then choose the required options for your application and pay the required tuition fees. The fee must be paid using a bank transfer. Completion of all these steps leads you to your admission in the desired course.

Results and Cut-off

To secure admission or to start the follow-up admission process, the candidate must meet the eligibility criteria. The eligibility criteria are different for application under each school of fashion, arts, and design. The eligibility criteria state that the candidate must have completed their higher secondary education with good grades and have any academic reference. 

It is advised to schedule an orientation meeting to interview the candidate about their previous experiences (if any), career goals, language skills, and growth potential. No exam needs to be passed for admission at the Mumbai campus of IM. For the subjects that are taught in English specific levels of English proficiency is desired.


The institute aims at providing visibility to the most deserving and talented students. With this goal, the college organises a vigilant industry-oriented educational atmosphere. The industry partnership of the institute provides its students with a broad scope of opportunities to settle and manage their careers. With the scope of achieving superb placements, the college also offers excellent internship and industrial training opportunities to its students. The system is trained to provide the students with market research-oriented, real industry-based projects in the field of fashion, art, and design to prepare them for a better career ahead. The college doesn't invite companies for the recruitment process; instead, it prepares students for selection in any interview they give.

Alumni Network

The successful alumni of this institute still stay in touch with its alma mater and do their best to help and inspire the students to realise their professional career goals. The institute has successfully produced various renowned professionals in the field of design, arts, and fashion. The alumni of the school at present are representing the schools' values worldwide.

The institute's global community includes groups that bring and keep the alumni together. This also facilitates them to get involved in projects and activities in a specific industry. Every year the alumni network hosts various educational events to help the students learn from their professional experience and help students learn more about the industry.

Campus Facilities

The campus of the Istituto Marangoni, Mumbai, is located at a beautiful site in Mumbai. The campus provides a high-speed wi-fi connection and possesses lecture halls and auditoriums with superb audio and video streaming facilities. All the classrooms have air-conditioning facilities, and they are equipped with modern technology for a better learning experience.

The institute organises various events, workshops, experiments, and research to facilitate learning. It also provides its students with industrial visits and internship opportunities. The other facilities in the institute include high-tech labs, studios, machines, conference rooms, and seminar halls.

The institute provides different hostels for boys and girls with full internet access. The hostels have 24x7 security systems, CCTV surveillance, and mess/canteens with a hygienic and nutritious food supply. The institute's café provides its students with a variety of fresh and healthy snacks at reasonable prices.

IIRF Ranking

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External Perception & International Outlook (EPIO)

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Top 40 Design Schools (Private)

Key Stats

Yes Scholarship Availability
Excellent Research Perspective