REGULATION

Istituto Marangoni Scholarship Campaign – February 2022

Istituto Marangoni offers best talents the opportunity to benefit from a deduction as a facilitation to the enrollment in its courses.
 Scholarships are intended as a deduction on the tuition fees (enrolment fee is always due).


This Regulation refers to the Scholarship Campaign dedicated to Courses starting in the February 2022 intake (European Schools only). Deduction opportunities Students can apply for up to € 5.000 deduction on the tuition fee (please, note that the enrolment fee is always due).

The deduction can be applied to courses at Undergraduate and Postgraduate level offered by Istituto Marangoni at the following schools:

Milano School of Fashion;

Milano School of Design;
Firenze School of Fashion & Art;

London School of Fashion & Design;

Paris School of Fashion.

 



Specifications about each course are available at: www.istitutomarangoni.com



Please note that:
1) available courses at Postgraduate level are the following:


Master’s Degree at the London School of Fashion & Design*

Cycles de Spécialisation at the Paris School of Fashion*

Master programmes at the Milano School of Fashion, Milano School of Design and Firenze School of Fashion & Art **

Semester programmes at the Firenze School of Fashion & Art and Milano School of Design **



2) available courses at Undergraduate level are the following: 

One Year Intensive Courses**

Three-Year Courses**

BA (Hons) Courses***



For those applying to three-year courses: any deduction awarded is applied only to the first year of the three years of study. 


* Students who successfully complete the programmes taught in English in Paris and London will be awarded with a master’s degree by MMet (Manchester Metropolitan University - UK); master’s degrees include a 12 weeks work placement. 180 credits points are available in order to gain a master’s degree upon successful completion of the course. All candidates should meet specific requirements (please check the website www.mmu.ac.uk/international indicating your nationality and study level); for further details please do not hesitate to contact the information office at the chosen school.
 ** Students who successfully complete these programmes will be awarded with an Istituto Marangoni certificate.
** Participants who successfully complete a three-year RNCP course taught in Paris will receive the title depending on the chosen course. As a recognised vocational training, level II RNCP (level 6 - EU) corresponds to the competences of a bachelor’s degree with participants obtaining 180 ECTS credits upon successful completion of the programme. RNCP is underway for the State certification with the new governance, France Compétence, which replaces CNCP.

*** Students who successfully complete these programmes will be awarded with a BA (Hons) Degree by MMet (Manchester Metropolitan University - UK). How to apply In order to submit the application, candidates will need to:
 go the dedicated web page;
 fill out all fields with their personal data;
 select the School/Programme they wish to apply for;
 submit all the required documents;
 complete a brief Skill test (for Three year courses / BA (hons) courses only);
 read and accept the privacy terms and conditions;
 click on submit. 


 Each candidate can submit only one application in a designated School.



Multiple requests shall not be considered. Participation in the selection is free of charge. 
No extra costs will be charged other than those deriving from the candidate’s internet network connection for accessing the service, which are the responsibility of the user. 


Istituto Marangoni assumes no responsibility for events beyond its reasonable control including, without limitation: the access, bar to access, the malfunction and difficulties relating to the technical instruments, the software and the hardware, the transmission and the connection, the data which can bar the candidate from participating in the selection.
 A mandatory requisite for the participation in this selection is the candidates’ explicit consent to the processing of his/her personal data.

Selection and Assignment Criteria

The Istituto Marangoni Scholarship Committee will select the winners based on the materials provided by the candidate. 
Materials submitted may not contain images and/or contents which are or could be considered offensive, illegal and/or immoral, nor sexually suggestive materials which promote, also potentially, offensive, profane, violent, obscene, or hate speech based upon the race and/or sex of an individual or group. 
The rights of use for iconographic materials are considered property of the Candidate.
 All accompanying texts and documents submitted shall be written in English. Content in any other language will not be made visible. Istituto Marangoni reserves the right to exclude from participation candidates who submit materials which do not comply with the Regulation.

Deadlines
Candidates interested in courses at postgraduate and undergraduate level, starting in the February 2022 intake, shall upload the requested materials and finalize the application no later than October 6th 2021.
 Application deadlines for any eventual special project will be specified in a dedicated regulation.
 Candidates will receive a confirmation e-mail for the application submitted.
 If candidates do not receive the confirmation email, are invited to contact scholarships@istitutomarangoni.com no later than 24 hours after submission.
 Applications are evaluated on a rolling basis. Applicants will be notified regarding the outcome of their application once the Committee has come to a final decision.

Terms of Assignment and Acceptance

Please note that all applications received will be evaluated on a rolling basis. Awarded candidates will be asked to confirm the acceptance of the offered deduction within 3 working days and to pay the due enrolment fee within 5 working days from the acceptance day.
 Lacking a feedback and the payment of the enrolment fee from the applicant side, awarded candidate name will be removed from the list of recipients and a place shall not be guaranteed after this time. By accepting the deduction and enrolling into an Istituto Marangoni programme, the candidate implicitly accepts to become an Istituto Marangoni Scholarship testimonial for the following Campaigns, where requested.
 The regular attendance of the course as well as the maximum commitment on the part of the deduction recipient will be a binding requisite to obtain the final certificate.
 The possible decision on the part of the participant to postpone their participation to the Course will automatically lead to the cancellation of the deduction assigned. 
In case the selected Istituto Marangoni course is not activated for the February 2022 intake at the School of interest, the applicant may be offered to use the deduction to enroll into the same course in another Istituto Marangoni School. Alternatively, the applicant may be offered a similar course at the same School.


IMPORTANT NOTE for AFAM validated courses: for applicants to three-year courses, the Academic Committee will select a list of finalists, who might be assigned a deduction. The final assignment will be subject to the successful completion of an aptitude Interview.

Jury

The Scholarship Committee is composed by Istituto Marangoni leading Faculty members.
 The Scholarship Committee will unquestionably judge and select the most appropriate candidate profiles.

Required documents for Postgraduate Courses

- Master* In order to request a Scholarship for a Postgraduate programme, students are asked to provide:


signed personal statement indicating your motivation for the request;

Curriculum Vitae;

2 reference letters;

Copy of University Degree certificate;
Copy of Grades Transcript;
 copy of passport;

Portfolio (where requested);

English language certificate** *Candidates for Master’s Degree Programme and Cycle de Spécialisation, taught in the Schools of London and Paris will have to meet a specific level of study (that can be checked on www.mmu.ac.uk/international, indicating country of education).
 ** Non-native English speakers need to provide a copy of the official English Language Certificate: The English language test score should be at least upper B2 on the CEFR level - i.e. IELTS overall score of 6.5 with no modules below 5.5 (for Master’s Degree Programme and Cycle de Spécialisation, courses in English taught in the Schools of London and Paris). The minimum English language requirements are subject to change and can be checked on https://www2.mmu.ac.uk/international/courses/english-language-requirements/

Required documents for Postgraduate Courses - Semesters
In order to request a Scholarship for a Postgraduate Semester programme, students are asked to provide:

Signed personal statement indicating your motivation for the request;

Curriculum Vitae;

1 Recommendation letter from previous tutor or employer;

Copy of a recognised and field-related University Undergraduate degree;

Copy of Grades Transcript;
 Copy of passport;

Portfolio (where requested).

Required documents for Undergraduate Courses - Three-Years* and Intensive Courses
In order to request a Scholarship for an Undergraduate course, students are asked to provide:
Signed personal statement indicating your motivation for the request;

Photocopy/scan of High School Diploma and school certificates;

Photocopy/scan of passport; 

Copy of Grade Transcript;

6 creative ideas (where requested)**;

Language certificate***.

 * candidates for BA (Hons) Degree Programmes, taught in the Schools of London and Paris for will have to meet a specific level of study (that can be checked on www.mmu.ac.uk/international, indicating country of education).
* Participants who successfully complete a three-year RNCP course taught in Paris will receive the title depending on the chosen course. As raecognised vocational training, level II RNCP (level 6 - EU) corresponds to the competences of a bachelor degree with participants obtaining 180 ECTS credits upon successful completion of the programme. RNCP is underway for the State certification with the new governance, France Compétence, which replaces CNCP. 

** Applicants are requested to submit 6 self-produced Creative Ideas: these can be anything that visually describes their inspiration and the area of study that they have chosen. They can be submitted in the form of sketches, drawings, photographs, mood-boards and collages (the 6 creative ideas might also be a mix of these). 
They can also be: 
personal reinterpretations of objects, environments, people, situations, etc; design ideas: representations of personal creations such as outfits/fashion collections, objects, furniture pieces, interior spaces, etc. (according to the desired course you are applying to). 
 All items must be submitted in A4 or A3 format, in .pdf,.tiff, .jpg, .zip.
*** Non-native English speakers need to provide a copy of the official English Language Certificate: The English language test score should be at least upper B2 on the CEFR level - i.e. IELTS overall score of 6.0 with no modules below 5.5 (for BA (Hons) courses taught in the Schools of London and Paris). The minimum English language requirements are subject to change and can be checked on https://www2.mmu.ac.uk/international/courses/english-language-requirements/
*** For AFAM validated courses delivered at the Milano and Firenze Schools: For non-English or Italian native speakers: certificate of language skills, level B1 of CEFR with specific requirements (e.g. IELTS 4.5 without elements below 4.0). Required documents upload notes Whether candidates have more than 1 file per the type of document, compressed file (.zip or .rar) can be uploaded. 
Maximum file size per upload is set to 2 MB.
 Maximum size allowed for the upload of the Portfolio is 10MB.

Property rights
The candidate assures that all intellectual property rights used in the material provided are owned by the candidate or the candidate has a consent to use materials, texts or images of third parties. The candidate will keep Istituto Marangoni exempt, without limitation, from any claim, liability, costs, expenses, damages, injuries, direct and indirect losses, loss of business, that may raise to Istituto Marangoni as a consequence of direct or indirect use of third-party materials, texts or images.
 Candidates agree to allow Istituto Marangoni to use, severally or jointly, texts and images of their own dream; property rights of all images and texts shall be exclusively and definitively transferred to Istituto Marangoni, free of charge and without time limitation. Candidates agree to allow Istituto Marangoni to use, severally or jointly, texts and images of their own dream; property rights of all images and texts shall be exclusively and definitively transferred to Istituto Marangoni, free of charge and without time limitation.