Program Overview

Where Business Meets Fashion & Luxury

The Fashion & Luxury MBA gives the tools of business to those pursuing careers in the fashion industry and luxury sector. A specialized core and elective courses complement built-in immersive opportunities.

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Stern Solutions

Designed to Deliver

Throughout the specialized program, Fashion & Luxury MBA students create a diverse portfolio of experiences by participating in built-in industry projects.

Experiential Learning

NYU Stern Fashion & Luxury Council

The NYU Stern Fashion & Luxury Council, currently in development, will engage industry experts from top companies in fashion and luxury, such as:

  • Jeffry Aronsson
    Founder & Chairman, Aronsson Group; Former CEO, Donna Karan, Marc Jacobs, Oscar de la Renta
  • Nigel Barker
    Fashion Photographer
  • Marc Beckman
    CEO, Founding Partner, DMA United
  • Victoria Berger-Gross
    Former Senior Vice President, Global HR, Tiffany & Co.
  • Jeffrey Berman
    Founder and CEO, Berman Enterprises
  • Massimiliano Benedetti
    Board Director, Yoox, Net a Porter Corp.
  • Simon Collins
    Former Dean, School of Fashion, Parsons School of Design; Founder, Fashion Culture Design Unconference
  • Victor Cruz
    Former wide receiver, New York Giants; Sports/fashion/music venture
  • Elana Drell-Szyfer
    CEO, ReVive Skincare
  • NJ Falk
    Managing Partner, Athletic Propulsion Labs, LLC
  • Joseph Ferrara
    Founder and CEO, Resonance Companies
  • Don Ghermezian
    CEO, Triple Five Group
  • Raymond Gindi
    Co-CEO, Century 21
  • Issac Gindi
    Co-CEO, Century 21
  • David Goodman
    Executive Vice President, Digital Development and Marketing, Sotheby's
  • Douglas Hand
    Attorney; Founding partner, Hand Baldachin & Associates
  • Jayne Harkness
    President, JHG & Partners
  • Bari Harlam
    Chief Marketing Officer, Hudson's Bay Company
  • Stephanie Horton
    Chief Strategy Officer, Alexander Wang
  • Berly Isaak
    Senior Director, Global Marketing & PR, LeSportsac
  • Susan Jurevics
    President, bareMinerals
  • Debra Malbin
    Executive Recruiter, Fashion and Luxury
  • Lisa Metcalfe
    Former COO, Pam & Gela
  • Tomm Miller
    SVP, Marketing Barney's
  • Devon Pike
    SVP, Global Merchandising, GAP
  • Emilie Rubenfeld
    President, Carolina Herrera
  • David Meir Sasson
    COO, Derek Lam
  • Riccardo Sciutto
    CEO, Sergio Rossi
  • Gary Sheinbaum
    CEO, Tommy Hilfiger Americas
  • Lisa Smilor
    Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA)
  • Nicolas Topiol
    CEO, Christian Lacroix
  • Constance C.R. White
    Author, Fashion Influencer



The one-year, full-time MBA program runs from May to May, maximizing your time and financial investment.


Gain practical experience and forge industry connections across global fashion capitals.


Business core + specialized courses will sharpen your business skills.

The Stern Community

Our Collaborative Community

Amidst the hustle and bustle of downtown New York, join a collaborative group of MBA students at NYU Stern. Learn more about our community and ways to get involved.

Our Community