The High Fashion Group actively responded to the 13th National Five-Year Plan, with school-enterprise cooperation as an important entry point. In 2009, it established a school-enterprise community - High Fashion Womenswear Institute, with the Hangzhou Vocational and Technical College to promote the goals of Made in China 2025 and cultivate high-quality, high-capacity talent for the Chinese textile and garment manufacturing industry and enterprises.
As China enters the "14th Five-Year Plan" period, the Group is able to fully integrate global resources and further improve the ability in running High Fashion Womenswear Institute (school-enterprise cooperation) from a global perspective. We strive to build model schools and departments; enhance the strength and fully complete the "Double High" task (Construction Projects of High Level Vocational Schools and High-Quality Specialties); deepen the practice of the school-enterprise cooperation and development, steadily advance towards achieving the common goals.
High Fashion Womenswear Institute focuses on four specialty areas, fashion design, knitting technology and knitwear, fashion retail and management and art design, and offers two undergraduate degree in fashion design and engineering and visual communication design. Among these, fashion retail and management is the original specialization of the college. Since the school was founded, High Fashion Womenswear Institute has gained an excellent social reputation and won many honors, including the National Textile Industry Federation Teaching Achievement First Prize for six consecutive years, the National Teaching Achievement First Prize, National Textile Industry Skilled Personnel Cultivation Outstanding Contribution Award, and the China Textile and Apparel Industry School and Enterprise Cooperation Excellent Example Award. The Institue has been listed as a Hangzhou Public Training Base Sub-Center.
High Fashion Womenswear Institute: http://dlnz.hzvtc.edu.cn/
The High Fashion Group has always attached great importance to cultivating talented students and putting people first. It cooperates with domestic and foreign universities and colleges to train students, provide practical opportunities and help students plan their career development. Through in-depth strategic cooperation and strong alliances, we have achieved a win-win situation for the enterprise and schools. We have currently established strategic cooperation with more than 30 domestic and foreign universities including Zhejiang University of Science and Technology, China Academy of Art and Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Strategic partner institutions: (partial)
China Academy of Art, Zhejiang Sci-tech University, Anhui University of Engineering, Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology, Wuhan Textile University, Suzhou University, University of Southern California, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, City University of Hong Kong, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology