The original Instituto Europeo di Design was founded in the year of 1966, in Milan, Italy. The school’s creator was French-Italian painter and engraver Francesco Morelli, known for his works at Villa of Horace, in Licenza.
Instituo Europeo di Design is considered one of the best design schools in Italy, receiving students from all over the world. The school teaches four major disciplines: Design, Management, Visual Communication and Fashion.
Throughout the years, the school became more and more popular, with new locations opening around the world. Today there are schools from the Instituto Europeo di Design in cities like São Paulo, Rome, Turin and Barcelona.
Undergraduate Degrees: IED Barcelona offers Undergraduate Design Degrees in four years for those who are interested in going into careers in Fashion, Design, Visual Communication or Management.
Bachelor of Arts (Hons): the school offers Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Fashion Design and Fashion Marketing and Communication.
Diplomas: IED Barcelona offers Diplomas in Communication and Event Design, Creative Advertising and Branding, Business Design, and Fashion Marketing and Communication.
One year courses: IED Barcelona only offers one one-course – Global Design – for people who want to learn about graphic design, fashion design, marketing, advertising, product design and interior design.
Postgraduates: IED Barcelona offers 10 postgraduate courses in the areas of Illustration, Food and Event Design, Trends Investigation, Wedding and Ceremony Dresses Design, Children’s Fashion Design, Smart City Design, Interactive Space Design for Brands, Design for Innovation Strategy, Fashion Accessories Design, and Architectural Light Design.
Master Courses: IED Barcelona offers Master Courses like Interior Design, Fashion Marketing and Communication, Global Design, Design for 3D Printing and Digital Fabrication, Fashion Design, Sustainable Product Design, Sportswear Design, Fashion Management, and Design Management.
Projects and Contests
IED Barcelona is constantly organizing contests and hosting exciting projects to inspire people to use their creativity. Some of the contests organized in the past include Furniture Industrial Design and Alternative Poster Contest, while some of the projects included Melancolía (Fashion), Color me In (Fashion) and Alfa (Design).
IED Barcelona Escola Superior de Disseny is located at Carrer de Biada, 11.