Dubai Design & Fashion Council
DDFC has four types of memberships: Student, Emerging Designer, Established Designer and Affiliated Professional. Besides joining a diverse community of like-minded peers, members have DDFC-only access to year-round workshops, career development, open calls, events, mentorship and more.
Depending on the membership type, designers have access to the following services:
You’re a current university student enrolled in a design programme.
Internship • Workshops • Promotional Support • Sponsorship
You’re a design graduate or professional with less than five years of experience working full-time or freelancing.
Internship • Mentorship • Workshops • Financial & Legal Advisory • DDFC Showcase • DDFC Business Incubator • DDFC Endorsement • Sponsorship • Promotional Support
You have at least five years of experience in your field and are a seasoned professional with deep knowledge of your craft.
Mentorship • Workshops • Financial & Legal Advisory • DDFC Showcase • DDFC Business Incubator • DDFC Endorsement • Sponsorship • Promotional Support
You are a seasoned professional with a strong background in a creative field and something significant to add to the DDFC Membership pool.
Workshops • DDFC Endorsement • Promotional Support
DDFC members pay a minimal annual subscription fee based on their membership type, which grants them access to a number of services: