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Postgraduate in Footwear Design

ESDi, Design Higher Education School
125 hours
Full time
Master's degree
Scholarships available
Online / Distance
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Program description

Postgraduate in Footwear Design

Our Postgraduate Degree in Footwear Design wishes to give our students a rich and specialized training of artisanal footwear, one of the most important examples in fashion’s shoe industry. The goal of this postgraduate degree is to teach the basic and specialized knowledge needed form designing and developing a shoe collection. Because of this, the Postgraduate degree is built upon the combination of the shoemaker’s trade, current and active in brands, and necessity to incorporate design in every step of the creative process.

This course is taught in both Spanish, Catalan language

Timetables: Fridays from 16.00h to 21.00h and Saturdays from 9.00h to 14.00 h.

Modality: Classroom teaching

Program content

30 ETCS (125 academic hours) structured in 5 modules

  • Footwear history and trend study (4ECTS)
  • Systems for the visual representation of footwear (6ECTS)
  • Materials and fabrication (8ECTS)
  • Final Postgraduate Degree Project (6ECTS)

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the university website for more information


The footwear design training provides specialization in said field contemplating the following basic goals:

  • Acquiring knowledge for studying the market, in order to analyze current consume models, trends and to create new concepts linked to artisanal design, contemporaneity, processes and materials.
  • Offering technical knowledge of shoe ergonomics and foot anthropometry.
  • Knowing how to design and manufacture a shoe collection.
  • Learning techniques, materials and finishes for shoe creation.
  • Knowing marketing and communication strategies, and complementing it with knowledge about the functioning of an industrial footwear company.

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ESDi, Higher School of Design 

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