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International Fashion Business MA

Key information
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Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

International Business Studies Fashion Business/Forecasting

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course will provide you with up-to-date management skills in the context of fashion. You will embark on an innovative curriculum which balances theoretical constructs with practical commercial solutions. In addition to formal learning and teaching, you will engage with industry professionals, live projects, guest speakers and overseas trips to ensure a rich and varied experience. You will have the option to graduate with one of two pathways, marketing management or luxury branding, depending on your individual interests and choice of modules. You’ll start the course with International Fashion Business & Management module, which gives you a broad and complete understanding of the fashion industry from fashion supply chain to managing fashion talents in one of the most exciting industries in the world. You’ll then focus on specialist areas including Fashion Marketing, Public Relations or Luxury Brand Management. All modules are developed with input from seasoned fashion and marketing professionals. Our Fashion Marketing lecturer Kent Le, for instance, also works for fashion branding agency Grain Creative and has done projects for John Lewis, Devotion New York and Elizabeth Emmanuel. There is the opportunity to gain invaluable work experience in fashion as an integrated part of the course. We have a fantastic list of industry contacts and placements ensuring you’ll be able to apply your studies into practice and boosting your CV. Graduates will be qualified to take on a range of fashion management roles, including buying, marketing and public relations. You will gain an advanced skillset specific to either marketing management or luxury branding, depending on your interests and career goals. This course is also suited to those
looking to gain skills relevant to a career in costume design, fashion media and visual merchandising.

Different course options

Full time | University of East London | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

International Fashion Business & Management - Core
Fashion Consultancy Project/Internship - Core
Fashion Buying with Trends Forecasting - Core
Dissertation

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,120

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£12,840

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students must have a minimum 2.2 Honours degree with evidenced knowledge of the fashion industry. They are normally expected to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths. We will also consider professionals with work experience in the fashion industry seeking a career progression. Candidates without formal qualifications but with substantial management experience in fashion are also encouraged to apply.

University information

The University of East London has 140 practical, career-focused postgraduate programmes in the areas of: Arts Creative and tech industries Architecture Engineering and construction Cultural studies Social sciences Law Business Education Psychology Health Bioscience Sports Many of these are accredited by professional bodies. The uni is based across two campuses in East London. Stratford has the Olympic Park...more

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