Shenkar College of Engineering and Design (Ramat Gan, Israel)

Shenkar alumn Alber Elbaz. Photo: Pascal Le Segretain for Getty

Shenkar alumn Alber Elbaz. Photo: Pascal Le Segretain for Getty

Programs: Fashion, Textile, and Jewelry Design

Tuition:
 12,500 ILS ($3,184 at current exchange rate) for international students; 10,000 ILS for Israeli residents

Misc: International students are accepted as 2nd or 3rd year students. You have to have a year of fashion school completed. Most classes taught in English, so not necessary to know Hebrew.

Famous Grads: Alber Elbaz, Nili Lotan

The Bottom Line: Definitely off the beaten path and with a distinct point of view, this well-kept secret has an amazing fashion design program. It's also very affordable. 

More Info: www.shenkar.ac.il

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