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Pearl Academy, Mumbai

About Pearl Academy, Mumbai

Pearl Academy Mumbai offers courses under the programs of fashion, media, and design. The Pearl Academy Fees for all the courses differ according to the program and duration. Along with Mumbai, the academy also has campuses in New Delhi, Noida, and Jaipur. It functions with three schools handling their respective programs of design, media, and fashion. The Pearl Academy Admission process is done by verifying the past academic records of the students.

The Institute has international collaborations with many universities like University of Derby, Torrens University, Australia and many more. It also has tie-ups with top companies who help the students with internships, placements, and training.

Pearl Academy Mumbai has an impeccable state of the art infrastructure. The infrastructure also includes hostel facilities for both boys and girls. The academy achieved record placements in the year 2018 with 99% of its students being selected in top companies. 

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Pearl Academy Highlights:

Pearl Academy Mumbai campus is well equipped with laboratories for media, fashion, and design research in its pursuit of offering some of the best creative experts to the sector. More highlights about the institute are mentioned below.

Type of Institute Private
Infrastructure  Classrooms, Recreation Centre, Hostels, Canteen
Academic Programs  Postgraduate, Undergraduate, Professional Certificate  Pearl Academy Fees
Pearl Academy Mumbai Address SM Center, Andheri Kurla Road, Next to Marol Metro Station, Andheri [East], Mumbai – 400059
Pearl Academy Mumbai Contact No. 022 – 40585400
Pearl Academy Mumbai Email ID

Pearl Academy Schools:

The Pearl Academy has its own schools that take care of a particular discipline and field. The schools of the institute are mentioned below.

  • School of Fashion 
  • School of Design
  • School of Contemporary Media
  • School of Creative Practice

Pearl Academy Courses:

Pearl Academy Mumbai provides various programs in many disciplines and below are the UG, PG, Professional, and Pearl Edge courses offered by the institute.

Discipline Courses Specialization
Fashion Undergraduate
Fashion & Lifestyle Business Management, Fashion Design, Fashion Styling & Creative Direction, Global Luxury Brand Management
Fashion Business (Marketing & Merchandising), Fashion Design, Fashion Styling & Image Design, Luxury Brands
Fashion Media Makeup, Fashion Design, Styling for Interiors, Celebrity & Bridal Hair and Make-up, Personal Styling & Image Consultancy
Design  Undergraduate
Animation & VFX, Game Design, Graphics & Communication Design, Interior Design, Product Design, User Experience & Interaction Design
Graphics & Communication Design, Interior Design & Styling, Product Design, Retail & Experience Design, User Experience & Interaction Design
Pearl Edge Certificate
Styling for Home, Fashion and Lifestyle Blogging, Fashion Photography, Fashion Styling

Pearl Academy Fashion Design:

Pearl Academy offers courses in Fashion Design. The duration of the course is 4 years. This course develops students with creative skills. This develops students' professional competencies, creatives insights and understanding of trends, materials and fabrics. The students also get hands-on experience in new methodologies of the fashion world.

Pearl Academy Post Graduate in Product Design:

This 2-year PG Program in Product Design at Pearl Academy is designed to extend the undergraduate training of a student. It leverages current abilities and leverages it to explore & innovate with product design and thinking abilities, keeping in mind their distinctive viewpoint & experiences. The course focuses on creating unique, genuine, and pragmatic principles of design for a fresh global economy. Students will learn the different paradigms of product design, abilities, and methods such as human factors, equipment & procedures, quantitative & qualitative study, behavioral ergonomics, CAD-CAM inputs, design strategy, and social sciences. Students will investigate these topics from the corners of technology, including digital manufacturing, AI, VR, IoT, and robotics.

Pearl Academy Scholarships:

The Pearl Academy Mumbai offers scholarships to the students. The scholarships are based on past academic records of the students. The complete details of the scholarships provided by the institutions are listed below.

Merit Scholarship:

  • This Pearl Academy Scholarship is awarded to the students who have topped in their respective course on an annual basis
  • This scholarship is awarded only if the class has a minimum of 30 students

Industry Scholarship:

  • A full-time scholarship is granted to the students who secure ranks between first and fifth [20% of the batch] in their respective course
  • A part-time scholarship is granted to the students who get ranks below fifth [below 21% of the batch] up to a rank equivalent of the batch
  • This scholarship is awarded only to the students whose family income falls below the annual prescribed salary of INR 6,00,000

Merit cum Means Scholarships:

  • It is a partial tuition fee waiver offered to a maximum of 10% of students
  • The tuition fee waiver is offered in 2 categories - category I with a fee waiver of 50% and category II with a fee waiver of 25%

Education Loans:

The banks offering education loans to the students of Pearl Academy Mumbai are mentioned below.

  • HDFC Bank
  • Credenc

Pearl Academy Rankings and Awards:

Pearl Academy Mumbai has been recognized and awarded many times by top organizations. It has also been ranked in top positions by national and regional surveys conducted by top magazines and organizations. Some of such rankings and awards are mentioned below.

  • In 2017, Pearl Academy Mumbai ranked no.1 under the category of Design Emerging School in the Edutainment Awards
  • In 2017, the academy won the Indian Education Awards for the Best Vocational Education Institute of the year for Interior Design
  • Pearl Academy Mumbai won Bronze Award under Emerging Design and Silver under Fashion Design of Mumbai in the 2016 Edutainment Awards
  • In 2015, Outlook - DRSHTI Survey ranked the academy in 4th position in Top 10 Professional Colleges in India under the Fashion category
  • It ranked no.2 in 2014 by the India Today - Nielsen Survey for Top 10 list of India's Best Colleges under the category of Fashion
  • In 2015, the Academy received the no.2 position in Top 10 Institutes under fashion category by the India Today - Nielsen survey
  • In 2014, Pearl Academy Mumbai won the Upcoming Design Institute in Mumbai
  • The academy received 2nd rank amongst the Best Fashion Colleges in India in 2012 in the Neilson Survey
  • In 2008-09, the academy received the CMAI award for The Best Academic or Training Institute 
  • The Institute is recognised as the Best Education Brands in the Fashion Design Category of 2017 by the Economic Times
  • In 2017, the Academy is among the Top 25 Colleges in Business of Fashion Global Fashion School Rankings
  • In India Today - Nielsen Survey of 2017, the academy was ranked no.2 under the category of top 10 Fashion Colleges in India
  • The institute has been awarded Best Design Institute in India for 4 consecutive years [2016-19] by ASSOCHAM
  • The Week - Hansa Research Survey ranked the college no.4 in the Best Colleges in Fashion Technology Colleges Category in 2016
  • In 2016, the academy was given the 4th position by Outlook - DRSHTI Survey in Top 10 Professional Colleges in India under the Fashion Technology Category

Pearl Academy Alliances:

The Pearl Academy Mumbai made alliances with various organizations. The complete list of the organizations with which the institution made its alliance are mentioned below.

National Alliances:

  • EEMA
  • FICCI Frames
  • Retailers Association of India [RAI]
  • National Skill Development Corporation [NSDC]
  • Gem & Jewellery Skill Council of India [GJSCI]
  • Adobe
  • Amazon
  • FDCI
  • Institute of Indian Interior Designers [IIID]
  • Pune Design Festival [PDF]

International Alliances:

  • NHL University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands
  • Accademia Costume & Moda, Italy
  • Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, USA
  • Northumbria University, UK
  • University of the West of England, UK
  • Whitecliffe College of Art and Design, New Zealand
  • University of Creative Arts, UK
  • Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
  • Zyud University
  • University of Derby
  • Torrens University, Australia
  • LDT Nagold, Germany
  • Domus Academy, Milan
  • NABA, Milan
  • Amsterdam Fashion Institute, Netherlands
  • Royal Academy of Art, KABK 

Pearl Academy Placements:

The academy holds many records related to placements. The Pearl Academy Placement has an exquisite record of 99% placements in the year 2018.  The students are trained and guided for the Pearl Academy Mumbai placements with the help of industrial training. The students also get many opportunities for internships in national and international companies. The college is visited by more than 500 companies for recruitments. Some of the top recruiters are Myntra, Amazon, IBM, Walt Disney, Pearl Global, Craftsvilla, etc.

Pearl Academy FAQs:

  1. Where is Pearl Academy located?
    - Pearl Academy is located in Mumbai, Maharashtra
  2. Is partial payment accepted to reserve a seat?
    - Partial payment is not accepted. There are two semesters in a year and complete payment is to be done for full semester fee as per the deadlines specified in the admission letter.

  3. What is the process to get the fee refunded?
    - If a successful candidate does not join and applies for a refund, the charges deposited by the student will be refunded after deductions as per the Refund Policy of the Academy. You can refer it in our website's admissions page.
    NOTE: The Application fee is non-refundable.

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Contact Details and Location

Address : SM Center, Andheri Kurla Road, Opposite Marol Metro Station, Andheri (East), Mumbai - 400059
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Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure

Pearl Academy Eligibility Criteria:

Pearl Academy Mumbai offers numerous courses under the disciplines of Fashion, Design, and Media. All these courses have different eligibility criteria and selection procedures. Applications are assessed for fundamental eligibility, academic results and other proof of the suitability of the candidate to his / her preferred program. The criteria and admission process is mentioned below.

Course Eligibility
  • The candidates must have completed 10+2 or any equivalent exam from a recognized university.
  • Students should have completed Bachelor's Degree from a recognized university
Post Graduate Course in Fashion Design {Lateral Entry}
  • The candidates should have a diploma in a related domain or they should have graduated with a relevant work experience
Professional Certificate
  • Students must pass 10+2 or any equivalent examination from a recognized university

Pearl Academy Admissions:

The Pearl Academy Mumbai Admission can be done by filling up the application form which is available online and offline. The students will have to pay an application fee of INR 1,500 and international candidates will have to pay an application fee of 30$The candidates are selected on the basis of Pearl Academy Cut Off.

Important Dates:

Last date of submitting Applications 5-Jan-2020
Date of Exam 11-Jan-2020

Courses and Fees Structure of Pearl Academy, Mumbai

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Pearl Academy, Mumbai Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Postgraduate Program  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7.11 Lakh
Undergraduate Program  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 9.05 Lakh
Pearl Academy, Mumbai Fashion Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Certificate Course  1 year(s), Full Time
Certificate Course  11 month(s), Full Time
Postgraduate Program  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6.11 Lakh
Postgraduate Program {Lateral Entry}  1 year(s), Full Time
Undergraduate Program  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 16.61 Lakh
Pearl Academy, Mumbai Design Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Certificate Course  11 month(s), Full Time
Postgraduate Program  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6.11 Lakh
Undergraduate Program  4 year(s), Full Time
Undergraduate Program  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 16.48 Lakh
Pearl Academy, Mumbai Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Certificate Course  11 month(s), Full Time
Postgraduate Program  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6.11 Lakh
Undergraduate Program  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7.65 Lakh

Hostel Details

Pearl Academy Hostel Details:

The amenities provided at the Pearl Academy Mumbai hostel are mentioned below.

  • The Pearl Academy Facilities includes state of the art hostels
  • The Institution provides hostel facilities separately for both boys and girls.
  • The hostels are safe and secured with a cordial environment and surrounded by pleasant landscapes.
  • A kitchen has been provided in the hostels with large dining halls.
  • The hostels have 24/7 Wi-Fi connectivity and a medical facility.
  • Proper hygienic conditions and strict supervision are maintained throughout.

Hostel Fees Structure:

Fee Particulars Basic Fee Service Tax (15%) Total
Room Rent 270,000 40,500 310,500
Security Deposit (refundable) 10,000 - 10,000
Services Charges  54,000 8,100 62,100
Total 334,000 48,600 382,600

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