|Location||United Kingdom, (Main Site)|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
To the exams include at least one Art or Design subject
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Upload documents in original language and translations.
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
IELTS: 6.0 (with no skill level below 5.5)
Secondary school exam result can be accepted for the following countries: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Bulgaria, Poland
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Applicants will be required to attend an interview and portfolio review
This course is primarily a designing and making course. However, you
will also cover a full range of marketing and professional related
activities which will prepare you for employment in the fashion
industry in its broadest sense.
If you choose this course you will benefit from:
- Links with designers such as Gavin Douglas, Alvin Loy and Zandra
Rhodes; guest lectures from industry experts such as Martin Raymond,
co-founder of The Future Laboratory, and Sally Denton, Managing
Director of The Trend Boutique
- Opportunities to exhibit your work at live shows. In the past,
these shows have included the 2010 Blitz Celebrations and the College
Forum Catwalk at the Clothes Show Live; access to fashion workrooms
with the latest leading-edge equipment including laser cutting and
sonic welding tools
- The opportunity to travel to Paris to visit Premiere Vision, the
world’s premiere textile show, to view fabric trends for future
- Access to the industry version of Worth Global Style Network
(WGSN) trend website, the leading online trend-analysis and research
service providing creative and business intelligence for the apparel,
style, design and retail industries; a programme of study visits to
tradeshows, exhibitions, conferences and trend presentations in the UK
- An award-winning staff team each with their own very specific
expertise in the world of fashion, which they bring into their
You will be introduced to themes including: issues relating to
sustainability, global markets, the relationship of new and existing
technologies, and the relationship of fashion to youth culture and an
In your first year you will be introduced to the subject of fashion
from forecasting through to design, manufacturing and marketing and
you will attend a series of contextual studies lectures. You will work
on a range of practical projects that will use both traditional and
leading-edge technology and be introduced to both flat pattern cutting
and working on a stand.
During your second year you will develop your individual direction
through live projects and competitions. You will be encouraged to
think about ethical issues in terms of manufacturing, consumption and
sustainability through practical project work.
In your final year you will be asked to consider the market potential
for your designs, whether you aim to go out and work for a brand or to
set up your own business.
View the course structure and module list from year one through to
your final year.
This course covers all aspects of both design and marketing. This
combination prepares students for a wide range of careers in the
fashion industry. Recent graduates from this course are employed in a
range of professional environments and companies including:
Sainsbury’s Tu, Richard Nicholl, Annie Greenabelle for Topshop and
Graduates are also prepared through their studies to work as
freelancers and have gone on to freelance photography, styling,
make-up artistry and theatre wardrobe.