EMiLUX Admissions & Tuition

Program Overview

The admissions process for the Luxury Management and Design Innovation program is designed with your busy schedule in mind. Application for the fall 2024 cohort is now open. Spaces are limited, so we recommend that you apply as early as possible.

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum six years of professional experience (not necessarily in luxury)
  • A university degree (in any discipline)
  • Proof of English language proficiency (TOEFL or equivalent English proficiency test)—exemptions for native speakers, those who have studied in an English-speaking university, those currently working in English)

Application Requirements

  • Online application 
  • $200 Non-refundable fee
  • Current résumé
  • College transcript
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Essay
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Program Costs

Tuition for the EMiLUX program is determined for equivalency by Parsons School of Design and ESSEC annually at the program start, informed by international exchange rates. Tuition for students beginning the program in Fall 2024 is $46,000.  Tuition does not include airfare, accommodations, meals, and any other additional expenses incurred.

Early bird offer: Apply by June 30, 2024 and save 15 percent!

Students accepted into the program have to put down a 30% deposit within thirty days of being accepted into the program. The balance is to be paid in four installments.

Below is the payment schedule:

Payment 1: 10%
Due Date: November 8, 2024
(40% of the total tuition amount is due before program start).

Payment 2: 30%
Due Date: February 1, 2025

Payment 3: 20%
Due Date: June 1, 2025

Payment 4: 10%
Due Date: September 1, 2025

Alumni Discount

Alumni who have earned a credit degree from The New School are eligible to receive a 25 percent discount on tuition.


Students who withdraw from the program are not eligible for a refund. Students who take advantage of the payment plan will not receive a refund for payments already made, but will not be responsible for future amounts.

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