NABA - New Academy of Fine Arts with offices in Milan and Rome - the largest Italian private academy. Since 1980, it has been legally recognized by AFAM, a system of higher art and music education, as an educational institution that meets the high educational standards of the Italian university sector.
NABA Academy is based in Milan, one of the world's capitals of design, fashion, modern art. In 2019, it opens its headquarters in Rome with its unprecedented artistic heritage, great modern architectural projects, the tradition of Italian cinema and tailoring of haute couture schools. Studying at NABA allows students from around the world to become part of the global fashion industry.
NABA was the first academy in Italy, whose studies in the field of fashion, graphics and design were recognized at the world level. Today she offers undergraduate and graduate courses, issues diplomas, and awards degrees. Thanks to the system of educational credits (CFA) accepted by the Academy, NABA graduates can continue their education in Italy and abroad.
NABA's housing office provides all registered students with a list of hostels and hotels with special student rates. Students can be accommodated in shared apartments, hotels, B & B (small hotels with breakfast), residences, colleges.
NABA has agreements with numerous real estate agencies that provide a wide range of apartments in different parts of the city, near the campus.
NABA organizes events aimed at encouraging the integration and socialization of students throughout their stay at the academy:
Extracurricular educational and recreational activities create a friendly, hospitable environment at the academy, helping students of different ages from different countries feel themselves as part of the student community.
The NABA campus is located in a historic complex, recently renovated with unique architectural features. It consists of 13 buildings of more than 17 thousand square meters. m, including a green area, several specialized laboratories, a cafeteria, a language center, a library, training rooms and an office designed for students. Specialized laboratories are equipped with modern equipment for the implementation of student projects.
On campus there is a shop with goods for artwork, a copy center.
Student classes, spaces for study and recreation offered by the Academy are diverse:
The NABA library has more than 12,000 volumes, 50 magazine subscriptions, 400 DVDs for various areas of study.
The headquarters of NABA Rome occupies two historic buildings of the early twentieth century, located 200 meters from Garbatella Metro Station. The area of campus is 3,700 square meters. m occupy specialized laboratories, student zones, recreation areas, a library, administrative premises.
NABA Milano and NABA Rome are equipped with an internal telematics infrastructure that connects over 200 locations on each campus. Each student has a virtual archive space on the NABA network, which can be accessed from anywhere inside or outside campus via an extensive wireless network.
Tuition fees at NABA:
All applicants take an entrance exam in accordance with the chosen program of study.
NABA strives to support highly motivated and talented young people: the academy annually provides 40 scholarships for partial payment of tuition fees. Students who succeed in academic disciplines are awarded grants in the amount of 60%, 50%, 40% and 20% discount when paying for biennial, academic master's programs. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of an evaluation of a project sent by candidates to the course of interest.
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.