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Graduate Diploma Fashion Management

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Full time


1 year

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Qualification type

Graduate Diploma

Subject areas

Marketing / Pr Fashion / Textiles / Clothing (Craft) Fashion Retailing Management (General)

Course type


Course Summary

This full-time Graduate Diploma in Fashion Management offers an intensive learning experience to equip students with the skills to enter the competitive and complex fashion business environment.

Why choose this course at London College of Fashion

Specialist knowledge: being taught at UK level 6 in the specialist knowledge required in the field of fashion management, studying with peers who will provide you with an international network for your future career

Career opportunities: graduates enter careers in retailing, marketing, brand and design management, or progress to MA study.

Key skills: development of technological and employability skills, that are embedded within the course from tutors with relevant industrial experience.

Our students mainly go onto managerial positions within the fashion industry, these can be in the following areas:

  • Digital marketing and communications
  • Product management and sustainability
  • Retail operations and omni channel strategy

Graduates of this course have gone on to work in several roles within the industry, at companies including Burberry and Salvatore Ferragamo. Graduates from this course are also equipped to develop and further their academic lives through master’s courses, and some to continue to Research Degrees and PhDs.

With support from LCF Careers and the Centre for Fashion Enterprise, students are supported throughout the course to progress into the fashion industry or onto further postgraduate study.

The course provides an approach to learning that encourages autonomous and creative work to build confidence in becoming a reflective and independent learner.

We aim to make you a strategic thinker and decision maker together with developing your creative attributes through your Professional Portfolio.


This unit looks at the internal operations of a fashion organisations; including its business structure, supply chain and issues of sustainability. It will also look at the various roles within the fashion organisation such as the role of the buyer and designer. The unit shows the fashion organisation as one that can accommodate constant change, how a business must be open to encouraging openness and agility. This unit is delivered through a series of lectures, seminars and formative assessment opportunities.

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Entry requirements

The standard entry requirements for this course are as follows: First degree (2:2 or above) or FDA with a merit/distinction profile in any discipline, or equivalent qualifications / awards.

University information

University of the Arts London (UAL) is one of the world’s leading and most prestigious arts universities, maintaining an internationally renowned list of alumni. Being located in London, it is an ideal place to study a postgraduate qualification and get connected to a thriving creative sector. With modern campus sites spread across London, UAL offers over 100 taught postgraduate degree courses at the university’s six specialist colleges and...more

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