Marbella Design Academy was founded in 1995 and has, after 25 years of experience, developed into the modern, excellent Academy we have today.
We are an exclusive design school with a family-like atmosphere among students and staff who originate from around the world.
Our Bachelor of Arts programs are validated by the University of Bedfordshire, UK, who award BA (Hons) degrees to Marbella Design Academy graduates.
Situated in its own state recognized building living up to all the requirements given by the Ministry of Education in Spain.
The maximum number of places available is 230. The students receive a high proportion of contact time between student and tutor and great individual attention from their teachers.
We are constantly expanding and improving our curriculum to the latest industry demands. The atmosphere is energetic, creative, and inspiring. We encourage our students to collaborate and experiment with their designs, in either small groups or with tuition sessions with their tutor. Although the work is intensive, everybody collaborates in a casual, warm and informal atmosphere.
We are an exclusive international design school, with students of more than 57 different nationalities, offering BA (Hons) validated programmes taught to a high academic level (in English) and delivered in a friendly atmosphere.
Being situated in the Southern Spain, our students benefit from the Spanish lifestyle and beautiful weather, and still study for an internationally recognized BA (Hons) degree awarded by our UK partner, the University of Bedfordshire.
Marbella Design Academy limits student numbers to 230.
A small number of students is essential to achieve good academic results. Students are guaranteed an unparalleled student experience: with lots of student-teacher contact and support from our staff.
We get to know all our students and we support each one of them individually, respecting their cultural backgrounds and creative expressions.