in the heart of milan, a city celebrated as the capital of the design community, istituto marangoni is offering students an unmatched learning experience as a hub for creativity and innovation. the school of design was established in 2014 under the leadership of renowned architect giulio cappellini, who also developed every aspect of the institution’s interior environment. as part of their studies, students of more than 100 different nationalities take on practical and theoretical lessons in the disciplines of product, interior and visual design. at their disposal are a host of educational and experience-driven resources, such as laboratories and libraries, free working spaces, and meeting points to collaborate and share new ideas.

students have a host of educational and experience-driven resources at their disposal, such as a design material lab



furthermore, students at istituto marangoni’s school of design are given the unique opportunity to work alongside the most prestigious furnishing and product brands in the world, collaborating on a host of special projects. throughout this close collaboration, these companies look towards istituto marangoni’s student body as a resource for discovering and scouting new talent. students also maintain close working relationships with their instructors, who are not only professionals, but also successful professionals in their field. teachers pass on their real-world expertise to tomorrow’s talents, helping them contextualize classroom learning within the realities of the industry at large.

professors at istituto marangoni pass on their real-world expertise to tomorrow’s skilled professionals



istituto marangoni’s school of design is prominently located in the city which shaped design history. ‘milan is the destination par excellence for anyone who wants to embark on an educational path in design and gain a truly unique experience of growth,’ says massimo zanatta, school director of the istituto marangoni school of design. ‘in this regard, istituto marangoni is an important starting point for anyone who aspires to a future in the world of design, anyone with a curious, enthusiastic spirit who wants the very best education.’


immerse yourself in the atmosphere of istituto marangoni, milan’s school of design, through the video above. 

computer rooms, free working areas, and casual meeting points offer space for students to work and collaborate 

giulio cappellini helped develop every aspect of the institution’s interior environment

‘istituto marangoni is an important starting point for anyone who aspires to a future in the world of design’

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