Course Overview

Put your creative ideas into practice on the BA Fashion Design Programme, which offers outstanding studio facilities, a high level of industry exposure, a future-focused curriculum and superb employability prospects. Offering the freedom to develop your own creative style whilst gaining essential practical and research skills, this degree will put you on the path to a successful career in fashion design.

Specialising in menswear or womenswear, you’ll practise traditional skills alongside innovative digital techniques, benefitting from unrivalled studio access and state-of-the-art facilities. These include industry standard pattern-cutting equipment, a range of digital printers and the latest laser-cutting and 3D print technology.

In the 2nd year there are exciting opportunities either to spend a semester working on live company briefs or studying fashion design in Europe or overseas. In addition, an innovative Fashion Futures module will give you a comprehensive understanding of emerging issues and innovations in the fashion industry.

You’ll learn from tutors with extensive fashion design experience and strong industry connections; they are well placed to advise on your portfolio of work and how best to pursue your future goals. In addition, external industry speakers and study visits will give you professional insights and enable you to build your own networks.

We have a strong track record when it comes to employability; our alumni work at places like Alexander McQueen, Burberry, Stella McCartney, Vivienne Westwood, Urban Outfitters, Topshop and Net-A-Porter.

For more information, click on Contact where you will be able to request a prospectus or attend an Open Day.