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 access to year-round workshops, career development, open-calls, events, mentor guidance and more.
All members have access to the following benefits:
You are a current university student enrolled in a design programme that falls under any of the following disciplines: fashion design, product design, architecture, interior design, and graphic design (including web, digital, UX/UI, animation), or other design-related programmes. Not sure if you’re major is included here? Email us to see if you’re eligible to join.
Internships • Workshops • Events • Open-calls • Sponsorship opportunities
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
Members pay a minimal annual subscription fee based on their membership type.