We invite you to spend your summer with API in London! This unique program is taught on the boutique Soho campus of Condé Nast College of Fashion Design London, and fully accredited by Richmond, the American International University in London, the world’s first U.K. and U.S. double accredited university. You will have the opportunity to gain insight into fashion buying and merchandising, learning from both leading academics and industry professionals in the vibrant hub of London.
This exciting program also includes a weekend in Paris, an internationally renowned fashion capital, with guided visits to the Louis Vuitton Foundation, Condé Nast Paris offices, Galleries Lafayette, and other concept stores. Balancing an entrepreneurial outlook with a critical perspective, this program provides an excellent introduction to fashion buying and merchandising techniques. You will also have the opportunity to attend inspirational guest lectures at Condé Nast College of Fashion Design, learning from experts in the fashion industry.
Pre Departure Services
Orientation Materials and Resources
Access to International Phone Plans
API Alumni Network
On Site Services
Housing (including some meals)
Medical and Life Insurance
Social and Cultural Activities
Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
Re-Entry Materials and Support
Alumni Network and API Ambassador Program
- Minimum 2.5 G.P.A.
- Open to gap, first years, sophomores, juniors, and seniors
- All majors are welcome!
- Completed API application
- Official Transcript
- University Approval Form
- Entry requirements: valid passport