FLORENCE UNIVERISTY OF THE ARTS
|Florence University of the Arts is the academic entity of the Palazzi Foundation. It gathers several schools according to a rich offering of academic disciplines and seeks to offer academics and projects of cultural integration to its international student body. The academics under FUA are outlined below according to the school divisions, which cover a vast range of subjects and departments. The academic divisions represent a unique approach to global and local learning as implementing cultural integration through its academics. Find out more about each division's specific mission, learning approaches and offered subjects of study.
INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF HOSPITALITY
DIGITAL IMAGING AND VISUAL ARTS
|Featuring dedicated studies in the areas of hospitality, food and wine, Apicius reinterprets the concept of hospitality and tourism in Florence, where the cityscape is teeming with traditional and contemporary structures sought by people from all over the world.
||DIVA offers studies in digital photography, rich multimedia, video making, graphic design, and interior design. Its vision seeks to train students to forge a new light and perspective on how digital and visual arts reveal our surroundings.
FASHION & ACCESSORIES
STUDIES & TECHNOLOGY
INTERIOR DESIGN, ENVIRONMENTAL
ARCHITECTURE AND SUSTAINABILITY
|The academics at FAST aim to bridge the widening gap between design and manual skills in fashion and accessories. The School sustains the local Florentine traditions of Straw, Leather, and Knit production through artisanal and technologically sustainable labs.||Students, with their international backgrounds, can have a dynamic impact on their surroundings. The environment of Florence with its bustling life, tourism, culture, and arts will open up our students to life-changing perspectives and the institution's vision seeks to create a space in which student and city can freely exchange and ultimately, change.|