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Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT)

Toni Maticevski. Photo: Caroline McCredie/Getty Images

Toni Maticevski. Photo: Caroline McCredie/Getty Images

Location: Melbourne, Australia

Programs: Undergraduate: Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising Management, Textile Design, Design Technology. Graduate: Fashion Design and Fashion Entrepreneurship.

Annual Tuition: Undergraduate: AUD $24,960-AUD $26,880 (or 20,333-$21,898 at the current exchange rate). Graduate: $24,960 (or $20,333 at the current exchange rate).

Misc: There are two schools within RMIT to study fashion.

Notable Alumni: Toni Maticevski, Karen Webster, Vanessa Coyle.

What the Students Say: 

"I did the fashion merchandising associate degree and it was awesome, the staff are passionate about their jobs, the course work is a great mixture of creative and business, and ultimately you get out of it what you put in."

The Bottom Line: A strong design program and innovative, high-tech textiles program are the highlights here. Many graduates have gone on to work for major names, including Dior, Lanvin, Louis Vuitton, Versace, Alexander McQueen, L'Oreal, and Bruno Pieters.

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