Fashion Design study in the UK

Fashion Design in the UK

Career options, entry requirements and rankings for Fashion.

UK Fashion Design Courses

Introduction to Fashion Design

Fashion Design at a UK university will give you an advanced understanding of the global fashion industry. Fashion design embraces the design, production and marketing of clothing, and can range from industrial to leisure goods across a range of sectors. A fashion degree requires students with innovative thinking, creativity and professionalism.

London is one of the world’s most famous fashion capitals and UK universities are globally renowned for their outstanding resources, state of the art facilities and access to experts from the world of fashion. Studying fashion in the UK prepares students to succeed in a continually growing, innovative industry that provides cutting-edge teaching, design career prospects and deep insight into the world of fashion.

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You will be provided with a comprehensive introduction and understanding of the design process, while learning to review and evaluate your own creative design style in regards to fashion and creative industries. Most universities feature regular industry visits, while many courses also offer intern opportunities and placements at fashion houses.

Careers in Fashion Design

  • Designer
  • Fashion Illustrator
  • Textile Designer
  • Pattern Cutter
  • Assistant Buyer
  • Fashion PR
  • Fashion Journalist
  • Fashion Stylist
  • Personal Shopper
  • Creative Director
  • Visual Merchandiser

What are the entry requirements for Fashion Design?

Entry requirements for fashion vary at each university, but a portfolio of creative design work is a must alongside a relevant qualification in Art & Design.

For international students wishing to study Fashion at undergraduate level, an IELTS score of no less than 5.5 across all four categories - reading, writing, speaking and listening – with an overall 6.0 score generally required at most universities.

If you need to improve your IELTS score, why not join us in London and sign up to one of our courses? A range of IELTS study options  are available to suit your needs.

Where can I study Fashion Design in the UK?

To learn more about some of the best Fashion universities in the UK, please find details on the top ten ranking Fashion universities:

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How SI-UK can help with your application

If you are interested in learning more, arrange your free consultation today. Our full range of services offers something for everybody, while Premium will guarantee you an offer from a UK university.

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