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Enrolment and selection procedure

For the 2018-2019 academic year, there is an enrolment quota (400) for students wishing to enrol in the degree programme, so there will be a selection procedure.

From 1 October 2017 until 15 January 2018, you will be able to register for AMFI via Studielink for the 2018-2019 academic year. 

The AUAS will send you the selection results within 4 weeks after the selection day. Each prospective student who participates in the selection will receive a ranking number through Studielink on 15 April 2018.

The ranking number is based on your results in the selection. If your ranking number falls within the maximum number of places in 400, you will also receive a placement certificate through Studielink on 15 April. You must accept you placement certificate through Studielink within two weeks.

Is your ranking number higher than 400, there is a possibility of obtaining a placement certificate only if places become available after 30 April. The AUAS will issue placement certificates through Studielink until 15 August 2018 at the latest.

AMFI Criteria

  • Candidate was sufficiently/good prepared.
  • Candidate has a realistic vision of the course and professional possibilities.
  • Candidate has a strong feeling for and knowledge of Fashion and the fashion world
  • Candidate shows a broad cultural and social interests
  • Candidate shows powers and visual ability in executing the assignments
  • Candidate’s motivation was persuasive enough (spoken/ written)

Additional criterion for the international course

  • The ability to speak and write English fluently to be accepted in the international course is sufficient

Additional Fashion & Branding Criteria

  • Candidate shows a creative talent/thought processes in portfolio
  • Execution of assignment was original & creative

Additional Fashion & Design Criteria

  • Candidate shows a creative talent/thought processes in portfolio
  • The design process and the fashion level of the execution in the assignment was good/original

Additional Fashion & Management Criteria

  • Candidate gave sufficient evidence of a commercial attitude.
  • Showed thought in choices made.

Your chance of placement will depend on the number of available places and the number of students who participated in the selection procedure. 

The selection for academic year 2018-2019 will take place on the following dates:

  • January 20th, 2018
  • January 27th, 2018
  • February 10th, 2018
  • March 3th, 2018

Make sure to keep these dates free in your diary. Following your enrolment request in Studielink you will receive more information. The degree programme will send you an invitation to participate in one of these selection days.

Skype: Candidates from non-EU/EEA are eligible for an interview through Skype. After registering and completing all required assignments you will receive an invitation for an interview. The interviews will take place in February and March 2018.  

Please note: email from the AUAS could end up in your SPAM box. Check this on a regular base.

At a minimum the selection will consist of:

  • an online questionnaire
  • a take-home assignment about your suitability for the fashion industry through a photo assignment
  • a practical assignment about your suitability for the specialisation of your choice. This will take about 2 hours.
  • an interview with a lecturer about your suitability for the fashion industry. This will take about 30 minutes.
  • at least one multiple choice test regarding your wide cultural, economic and social frame of reference. This will take about 30 minutes.

You will also meet your prospective fellow students and the lecturers.

Published by  Faculty of Digital Media and Creative Industries 25 September 2017