Study Abroad

Study fashion in the world's top fashion capitals - Paris, Milan, or Italy. SoFA Design Institute is Istituto Marangoni’s official affiliate in the Philippines. We serve as an information and application hub, which facilitates all inquiries, requirement processing and applications for Istituto Marangoni. We also offer pre-advising for prospective students to assist and orient them on programs that best suit their interests and needs.

Founded in 1935 in Milan, Istituto Marangoni has educated 4 generations of creative professionals like Domenico Dolce (Dolce & Gabbana), and Franco Moschino.

SoFA Design Institute founders, Amina Aranaz-Alunan and Loralee Baron-Soong, are both graduates of the esteemed institution. It is their educational experience at the institution that inspired them to establish a specialized design school in the Philippines to make the education accessible to the growing pool of Filipino design talents.

Istituto Marangoni

Your study abroad experience in Milano, Firenze, Paris, London, or Miami awaits. Istituto Marangoni was founded in 1935, and in 2015, it reaches a special milestone, 80 years of history and success in training the top professionals of Fashion and Design.