At NABA (Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti Milano), students are taught both traditional and innovative approaches to visual arts and design. Students apply the theory and methodology that they are taught to work on real projects with leading media and design companies. They also join the world of contemporary art in Milan, visiting world famous fashion houses, design galleries and professional studios. Former NABA students work for companies such as Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, McCann-Erickson, Siemens, Whirpool, La Scala Theater. Why do students choose NABA? 1. Over 30 years of excellence For more than 30 years of its existence, NABA has been cooperating with large national and international companies, which allows most graduates to find work within a year after graduation. 2. Accreditation Having been accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education since 1980, the Academy offers an internationally recognized degree at all levels of study. 3. Reputation NABA graduate receives a diploma from one of the best educational institutions in the field of design for recognition of opinion leaders of Frame and Domus magazines (latest ratings of 2015). 4. Excellent faculty 100% of NABA teachers are leading experts in their field and undergo the necessary pedagogical training. 5. Interaction with the world of professional design A unique approach to education, balancing theory and practice, gives students the opportunity to work on real projects with Italian and international companies. 6. Individual approach When students study at NABA, specially designed small classrooms provide them with direct and open dialogue with faculty members. 7. Unique curriculum NABA offers a wide range of programs and specializations focused on a successful career and innovation. 8. Employment service that promotes a successful career. NABA has a dedicated department that supports students in seeking internships and jobs after graduation. Due to its close relationship with several companies, the academy can offer an average of 3 internships to each student. 9. Intercultural experience Students gain experience in communicating with people of different cultures, because almost 3,000 students of 70 different nationalities live on the NABA campus. 10. International network As members of the worldwide network of Laureate Education universities, students can take advantage of several study options abroad, such as the Erasmus program, the semester abroad, summer programs, and exchange programs with different countries. 11. World class conditions The NABA campus offers fully equipped laboratories, wireless Internet access, a cafe, open green areas, a printing house. 12. Milan, the world capital of design Living in Milan, the world capital of fashion and design, NABA students can take the unique opportunity to take part in international events in the world of design and travel around Europe.