FEDE SCHOOLS

SWITZERLAND - GENÈVE

Founded in 2000 in Geneva (Switzerland), IDS (Image de Soi) is an institution specialised in personal image consulting,
coaching and communications. It trains future image-consulting professionals, offering its courses via e-learning and
in-person and hybrid teaching. In-person teaching is also available in Paris and Brussels.

The institution provides self-standing programmes that help its students to become personal image consulting professionals
and to develop their technical skills and creativity. The institution offers three diploma-granting programmes: Personal Image Stylist, Image Advisor, and Image and Communications Coach.

It also offers six short certificate-granting programmes aimed at professionals in associated fields, such as fashion,
hairdressing, make-up, therapy, and human resources: Feminine Style, Masculine Style, Colorimetry, Socio-Professional
Image, Coaching and Communications, and Medical-Social and Obesity Coaching.

The institution uses innovative teaching to develop its students’ professional skills. It has trained learners from a number
of countries. On completing their programme, graduates are professionally ready to go.
Quality teaching and supervision of students are key components of the educational approach at IDS (Image de Soi). The
institution aims to promote the founding of businesses, career changes, and continuing education.

The FEDE is an INGO International Non-Governmental Organisation and a supranational institution that was created in 1963, which is endowed with participatory status with the Council of Europe. It federates an international network comprised of over 500 higher and professional education institutions in 35 countries across 4 continents, which share a common project that is hinged on academic excellence, pedagogical innovation, scientific research and openness to the world. The FEDE delivers 90 European degrees that are available in English and in the national language, from the Foundation Degree, the European Bachelor’s Degree, the European Master’s Degree to the DBA Doctorate of Business Administration. The FEDE counts an international network of over 180,000 alumni.

PROGRAMMES AND DIPLOMAS:

• Personal Image Stylist – Personal Shopper
• Personal Image Advisor
• Personal Image and Communications Coach

Other programmes and certificates:

• Feminine Style
• Masculine Style
• Colorimetry
• Socio-Professional Image – Workplace
• Self-Image, Coaching & Communications
• Self-Image, Body Positive – Larger Sizes

RESEARCH PROGRAMME:

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
Learners can choose the country where their lessons take place:
Geneva, Paris, Brussels, and more on request.


INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMMES:

International programmes
Learners can choose the country where their lessons take place: Geneva, Paris, Brussels, and more on request.



ESTABLISHMENT APPROVED BY FEDE

STRENGTHS OF THE SCHOOL

• Study via e-learning using a computer, tablet or smartphone
• Hybrid learning: e-learning + in-person study days
• Courses available internationally
• Personalised supervision
• Small class sizes to favour highly personalised teaching
• Provision of specific technical material (Colours & Styles) to facilitate consultations
and coaching sessions
• A network of image coaches (alumni) enables discussion and ongoing development
during graduates’ image consulting activity

ADDRESS(ES) AND CONTACTS

IDS-IMAGE DE SOI Calliopée
10, rue Chantepoulet
1201 Genève
Phone : (+41) 079 785 16 87
info@idsimagedesoi.com
www.idsimagedesoi.com

KEY FIGURES:

NUMBER OF STUDENTS: maximum of six per session (diploma-granting programmes) and 10 per session (certificate-granting programmes)
PERCENTAGE/NUMBER OF FOREIGN STUDENTS: 20
NUMBER OF TEACHING STAFF: 4
NUMBER OF SESSIONS OFFERED PER YEAR: Geneva: 3, Paris: 2, Brussels: 2
CONTACT FOR ENROLMENT: Marie-Noëlle Avenet & Ulrich Rammelt


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