Program Overview

General

Programs are designed to provide applicants with the opportunity to develop and expand their knowledge of the fashion industry in dynamic and relevant work settings.

Working with your own dedicated Program Manager, your internship aims and goals are electronically 'matched' within our database of over 2,000 host companies, pairing you with businesses that will ensure you get the most out of your placement.

Programs can be tailored to deliver specific objectives, and in most cases can be used to gain course credits.

Typical Host Companies
  • International Clothing Brand
  • Clothing Manufacturer
  • Model Management (Agency)
  • PR Agency
  • Luxury Brand
  • Online Clothing Retailer
  • Event Organiser
  • Style Magazine Publisher
  • Production Costume Designer
  • Fashion Retailer - Buying Department
  • National Fashion Retailer - Brand Management
  • Milliner
  • Photography Studio
  • Multinational Fashion Retailer - Marketing Department
  • Independent Textile Producer - Design Team
  • Small Childrenswear Manufacturer
  • Supermarket Clothing Label - Procurement
  • Online Fashion Blog
Career Benefits

FWI internships deliver numerous career and personal development benefits. Not only do they provide you with important real world industry experience, and help develop your transferable skill-set, they also serve as the first step in your prospective career path.

Being able to network and learn from experienced industry professionals is particularly valuable as it can help to develop confidence in your abilities, build a strong network, and set you apart as a highly attractive job candidate post-internship.

Why Fashion Week Internships?
  • We are the only specialist fashion industry internship provider
  • Our data-driven approach is unique
  • 99% of our 2015 interns recommend us
  • We have access to the best industry businesses
  • Our service is professional and transparent
Program Prices

Program fees vary dependant on the length of program selected, and are only due if your application is accepted, and an internship offer has been made to you.

Program fees are payable in two parts:

1. The Program Deposit – The program deposit of (£300.00 / $350.00 for programs of less than 24-weeks, £500.00 / $600.00 for 24 and 48 week programs) is due after signing your internship agreement, which confirms your place on the program applied for, and guarantees your FWI internship experience.

2. The Program Balance – The program balance is the overall program fee minus the deposit already paid, and is due for payment once we receive written confirmation of your placement offer from the partner you will do your internship with.

Program Fees in GBP and USD
1-4 weeks £650.00 $900.00
6-8 weeks £750.00 $1,030.00
10-12 weeks £850.00 $1,150.00
16 weeks £900.00 $1,230.00
20 weeks £1,050.00 $1,400.00
24 weeks £1,250.00 $1,650.00
48 weeks £1,600.00            $2,150.00
i. Prices quoted are in GBP, and USD.
ii. Accommodation and Travel costs are not included in the program price
iii. USD/dollar prices quoted are subject to change.

Apply

Complete the application form providing as much detail as possible about you and your fashion industry goals

Agree

Discuss and agree your program sector and destination with a member of our screening team.

Achieve

Prepare for an unforgettable life-changing experience

 

Fashion Week Internships - Life Changing Experiences
Program Start Dates

Programs start monthly in each of our city destinations, and twice monthly during the peak periods of Summer, and the A/W and S/S Fashion Week events. 

For specific program dates, please refer to the page for your chosen destination.

What's Included
A professional internship
The program includes a guaranteed internship within a dynamic brand/business that operates within the fashion industry for the period requested.
Pre-departure Q&A session
The program includes a pre-departure Q&A session with your Program Manager, who will answer any questions that you have about your internship, host brand/business or destination, and ensure that you have prepared everything necessary to get the most out of your trip.
Post-arrival orientation session with local coordinator
The program includes a post-arrival orientation session with your local coordinator who will answer any questions that you have about your chosen program, host brand/business or destination, and provide you with local insight, advice and information to ensure you get the most out of your trip, including information on events, and after-parties.
Welcome pack including local map and essential information
The program includes a 'fashionista welcome pack' which includes a local destination map, guides to public transport, local attractions, restaurants, and cultural events. The pack also includes a list of important contact numbers, a short insider’s city guide written by our team, and information about your host company.
Flight and travel insurance advice
The program includes access to our Support Team who will answer any questions you might have about securing the most suitable flights to your destination, and sourcing the most appropriate insurance product.
Accommodation option advice and booking facility
The program includes access to our Support Team who can advise you on the best local accommodation options available, local prices, and importantly legal matters including tenancy agreements and deposit security (for private rentals). The team can also negotiate and make accommodation bookings on your behalf if necessary.
Why Fashion Week Internships?
  • We are the only specialist fashion industry internship provider
  • Our data -driven approach is unique
  • 99% of our 2015 students recommend us
  • We have access to the best industry businesses
  • Our service is professional and transparent