In the Heart of

The Fashion Destination of the World

Accredited by Ministry of Education, Higher Education Affairs, UAE


Designing Dreams & Empowering Pioneers

State of the Art Facilities

Resource Rich Campus


Global Exposure

International Faculty

Study Abroad Programs

Work Experience Initiatives


Her Highness Sheikha Hend Al Qassemi

Philanthropist, Leading Fashion Designer

Founder of House of Hend

Chairperson of the CFD Advisory Board Member of the Board of Trustees


Mr. Walid Attallah

Internationally Acclaimed Lebanese Fashion Designer,

Member of the Board of Trustees, CFD


Mr. Essa Al Mulla

Chief of National Work Force Development, KHDA

Member of the Board of Trustees, CFD


Ms. Leila al Marashi

Fashion Mentor & Founder of Sugar Vintage Clothing Brand

Member of the Advisory Board, CFD


Dr. Narimane Hadj-Hamou

Founder and CEO, Center for Learning Innovations
and Customized Knowledge Solutions

Member of the Board of Trustees, CFD

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Fashion Destination

Study & learn in the fastest growing Fashion Destination in the World – Dubai.
Get a chance to interact with the leading design houses from across the globe.
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Designing Dreams

The curriculum boasts of a rigorous academic framework designed around limitless creativity that lets you thrive whilst imparting a global perspective.
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Global Exposure

Experience a multitude of opportunities with curriculum designed that incorporates global exchange programs & work experience programs with industry leaders across the world.
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Fashionistas from all over the world visit Dubai to get inspired. The city offers countless possibilities to students, professionals and entrepreneurs looking for a successful future while providing a safe and secure environment. Experience a city that is host to majority of the leading design houses of the world.

  • Vision to become the global fashion hub
  • Truly multicultural environment
  • Endless opportunities in the fashion & design industry

With the Dubai Design District initiative, the fashion and design industry is set to undergo a phenomenal transformation over the coming years and CFD aims to act as a catalyst for its transformation by honing the talent of the next generation of creative thinkers.

Designing Dreams
& Empowering Pioneers

  • State of the Art Facilities

    The state of the art facilities provide an ideal learning experience for students. The stimulating environment has been designed to bring out best in each and every student.

  • Resource Rich Campus

    Equipped with futuristic technologies along with the fast paced downtown location creates a thriving ecosystem for future fashion icons.


The multinational faculty and staff will help prepare the students for the challenging world of Fashion and Design. The carefully designed courses provide a truly international exposure essential in the ever-evolving fashion world, by combining the following elements:

  • Study abroad semesters
  • International Transfer initiatives
  • Work experience opportunities

The proposed joint collaboration with selected providers of fashion education around the world will allow the students to travel and work in new cities, experiencing the academic and professional domains in the various fashion hubs of the world.

The College of Fashion & Design located in the Emirate of Dubai has earned Initial Accreditation through the Commission of Academic Accreditation of the Ministry of Education, Higher Education Affairs, UAE.