Student Exchange


Students Went to

Paris Fashion Week

to work with Designer Rahul Mishra


Exchange Students in 2016

Global Student Exchange - LDT Nagold

15 students from LDT Nagold, Germany are here through a student exchange program with the School of Business from January 29th to February 23rd, 2018. They were involved in many activities like classroom lectures, factory visits and excursions to important cities like Delhi NCR, Jaipur, and Agra. Also, a certification ceremony of the First batch of LDT Nagold students from Germany took place on 23rd February, 2018.

The visiting students got introduced to Indian Retail, Retail Merchandising, Culture, Textile and Crafts in their 4-week stay at Pearl.

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Enriching Learning and International Exposure Opportunities at Pearl Academy, India

Pearl Academy has established extensive international tie-ups with eminent institutions for student/faculty exchange, training and consultancy services across the globe. Our vision embodies a commitment to global networking and collaborations setting up benchmarks at par with global standards.

In the age of ‘Globalization’, modern day careers require global dexterity to collaborate and work. Pearl Academy sees Exchange Programs as a vital catalyst fortifying this through mutual exchange of ideas, talent, innovation and research.

Pearlites @ Foreign Shores

Our education philosophy provides ample opportunities for motivated students to learn, experiment, improvise and evolve in order to develop the technological, business and diplomatic solutions needed to excel ahead in the competitive global environment.

We encourage Pearlites to participate in the global exchange programmes. Pearl students from flexi-path Under Graduate courses (validated by Nottingham Trent University, UK) can have 8-12 weeks / semester study abroad option in Level-2 from Jan-May each year with full credit exchange of 20/40 credits.

International Exposure

On successful completion of this two year PG pathway, a student is awarded with Post Graduate Diploma validated by Domus Academy, Milan. The curriculum of this course is also developed in association with Domus Academy.

All PG Pathways at Pearl have an in-built 4-week exchange module (optional) at Domus Academy, Milan. This alliance gives them the following opportunities:-

  1. 1. Get a global experience and learn latest international trends
  2. 2. Attend workshops, visit local factories/manufacturing units and interact with the industry experts of international market
  3. 3. Domus Academy faculty members regularly visit Pearl Academy to to instill fresh learning in the students. Apart from international expertise, these experts bring immense cultural knowledge with them


Through such exchanges programmes, Pearl ensures that the students learn not only the technical aspects of the domain but also a new culture.

In 2016, over 80 students were a part of the exchange program to Domus Academy, Milan, Italy. These students were from all 3 centers and across various PG courses like Fashion Business, Fashion Design, Interior Design & Styling, Luxury Brands, Fashion Communication, Communication Design and Fashion Styling & Image Design.

Other International Opportunities

  1. 1. Selected final year students get to present their graduating project at international universities like NABA, Italy.
    Watch the video
  2. 2. Selected students are trained and sent to work with designers in international events like Paris Fashion Week.
    Watch the video

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Devender Kumar

Senior Manager – International Relations


Tel: +91 11 49807342

Board line: +91 11 49807100, 49807101

Fax: +91 11 49807199

At Pearl, many international students join us as part of student exchange programs. These students enroll for a semester / one full year – level study or opt for customized programs of 6 – 8 weeks duration to understand the

  • Indian manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Craft & Heritage
  • Garment Industry
  • Traditional Fabrics
  • Accessories
  • Embroideries
  • Graphic Design
  • Jewellery Design
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Apparel Production

“The workshops here at the Academy are more structured and clearer which allows you to learn better from the mentors, practice the methods right after seeing those and take home the valuable learnings. I was a part of Tie-and Die workshop at Pearl which I knew already, however, not to that extent. It was a wonderful experience to be a part of that and know it better as well as first hand.”, said Clemens Julien, one of the students from LDT Nagold University, Germany, who attended a workshop at our campus.

Apart from the exchange, each year a number of international students join Pearl Academy programs to pursue either a Undergraduate or Advanced Entry candidates through lateral entry (APEL) at Level-1 / 2 / 3 stages so that they can top-up their Certificate / Diploma / Higher Diploma awards and earn a recognized international at Undergraduate / Masters level which is validated by Nottingham Trent University (NTU), UK.

Come and be a part of this Intellectual, Innovative and Cultural International Exchange programs at Pearl Academy.

Whitecliffe College of Art & Design, NZ

Pearl Academy is hosting the visit of Whitecliffe College of Art & Design, NZ group in India.

The Whitecliffe students are experiencing the Indian Crafts and Culture, and will develop a collaborative sustainable design project at the end along with Pearl students.

There are 14 students and 1 faculty (Belinda Watt) visiting India for 6 weeks during 25th Feb (arrival) to 07th April 2017 (departure).

Week-1: Ahmedabad / Bhuj
Week-2: PA Jaipur
Week-3: PA Jaipur
Week-4: Indore
Week-5: Varanasi
Week-6: New Delhi

These students are also part of Matatika Project with our PA Noida students.

Contact Us for more information :

Devender Kumar

Senior Manager – International Relations


Tel: +91 11 49807342

Board line: +91 11 49807100, 49807101

Fax: +91 11 49807199