Blog | The College of Fashion & Design - Dubai

CFD Team

Recent Posts

College of Fashion & Design Prepares Students for Billion Dirham Retail Industry

Posted by CFD Team on Jan 19, 2017 7:04:00 PM

Dubai, UAE: Retailing in the UAE is expected to reach Dh200 billion by 2017, growing by a 5 per cent on average each year, according to an analysis by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) earlier this year.

The survey detailed that consumer spending, across various categories, is expected to hit a whooping Dh750 billion by 2017, resulting in the opening up of a tremendous range of opportunities for young college graduates in the fashion retail industry.

Read More

Topics: Press Releases

A Parent's Guide to Choosing the Right College in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Jan 18, 2017 12:00:00 PM

Choosing the right college in Dubai will take careful thought for parents, so it helps to keep your search in perspective. If your child wants to study the art of style, the College of Fashion & Design (CFD) wants all parents to know what to look for in a school. The process to choose the right college in Dubai can get complicated quickly, especially when site visits, brochures and websites start to run together. Keep these tips in mind so you can efficiently narrow your options down to the perfect college.

Read More

Topics: Parent Guide

The Ultimate Dream Job: How to Become a Stylist in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Jan 16, 2017 12:00:00 PM

No one can teach you to love fashion: you either do or you don't. But having an intense passion for fashion is not the same thing as getting the job you want in the industry. There are a number of factors that influence this competitive industry, so you may want to have a game plan in mind before you start filling out job applications.

Read More

Topics: Career Paths

3 Reasons to Study Fashion & Design in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Jan 11, 2017 3:00:00 PM

If you are considering a career in fashion, you already know that a great education is foundational to your future success. Proper design techniques and business know-how will be important in determining how far you progress in the industry. The right school will offer you the tools that you need to build the career of your dreams. Still, there are tons of fashion schools available. How do you choose the best one for you?

Read More

Topics: Study in Dubai

What Career Paths Can a Bachelor in Fashion Business Management Give Students in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Jan 9, 2017 3:20:00 PM

Choosing the perfect course of study for a bachelors degree can cause anxiety for students — even those who firmly know they have a love of fashion. Many creative people do not want to focus on the practicalities of how something goes from an idea to a product, but a bachelor in fashion business management degree can open even the most idealistic dreamer to the values of learning more than just the sketching process. It may even turn young people onto an entirely new trajectory in their life. If you're considering career paths in Dubai, then find out more about where you can go after graduation.

Read More

Topics: Career Paths

Experience the International World of Fashion & Design: Study Abroad Opportunities for College Students

Posted by CFD Team on Jan 4, 2017 12:00:00 PM

When pursuing a career in fashion & design, learning about different cultures, materials, textures and styles can make a huge impact on the way you think, feel and create. With so many elements to explore within the industry, considering programs in other parts of the world may be a good idea. There are many study abroad opportunities for college students that expose them to a number of areas that may be beneficial.

Read More

Topics: CFD Degrees, Study Abroad

A Parent's College Guide: How to Help a Child Choose the Right Career Path in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Jan 4, 2017 11:34:00 AM

If you’re a parent with a child about to transition into higher education, there are a lot of things to discuss and consider. Your child may be at odds in deciding what they want to do, and you are eager to lend a helping hand in assisting them determine what path would be the right one for them.

Many parents start with the question, “How can I help my child choose the right career?” While this may seem difficult, consulting a parent's college guide will give you the right questions and alternatives to steer them in the right direction. Here are a few pointers:

Read More

Topics: Career Paths, Parent Guide

What Career Paths Can a Bachelor in Fashion Design Give Students in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Jan 2, 2017 3:38:00 PM

 There is no doubt that Dubai is becoming one of the fastest growing cities in the world. In addition to its glamour and luxury,
 Dubai offers  a seemingly endless supply of platforms for international retailers.

Read More

Topics: CFD Degrees, Career Paths

Land Your Dream Job: How to do Business Development in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Dec 28, 2016 12:05:00 PM

With Dubai becoming a huge fashion entity, its connections to fashion around the world cannot be denied. Getting in on the ground floor when starting a career is key. How can you land your dream job? Consider a wide range of options available with a degree in fashion.

Read More

Topics: Career Paths

What Courses Can Students Take in a Fashion and Design School in Dubai?

Posted by CFD Team on Dec 26, 2016 5:17:00 PM


When looking for fashion schools in Dubai and fashion colleges in Dubai, the College of Fashion & Design (CFD) is the best place to study fashion designs. It’s an accredited college that embraces culture, creativity, technology and innovation to provide its students with an excellent collegiate experience.

Read More

Topics: CFD Degrees, Study in Dubai