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Key information

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Archaeology Fashion / Textiles / Clothing (Craft)

Course type


Course Summary

This unique masters in fashion product design has an international reputation as a pioneering incubator for the creative designers and practitioners of the future.

Why choose this course at London College of Fashion?

Where graduates have gone on to work: graduates of MA Fashion Artefact have gone on to work in several roles within the fashion industry at companies including Burberry Prorsum and Alexander McQueen.

Facilities and equipment: MA Fashion Artefact are the only master’s level course to have factory level equipment that manufacture to industry standards.

International recognition: this is the only course nationally and internationally that deals with artefact in its broadest sense. It is internationally recognized by industry leaders for its provocative approach to design, manufacture and context of the way fashion products can be viewed in the public domain.

Graduates from MA Fashion Artefact will be able to gain employment as innovators within the field of fashion design or object-based fashion artefacts / accessories and may identify a fashion house, large corporate company or alternatively choose to build their own identity through the launch of their own product/design label.

Masters graduates have an acknowledged advantage in the employment market, obtaining work in a wide range of vocational and academic fields related to fashion. Graduates from the MA Fashion Artefact will be able to gain employment as innovators within the fields of fashion design and technology, fashion communications, or management and marketing for the fashion industries. The MA also provides an excellent preparation for higher level research degrees (MPhil or PhD), with an increasing number of graduates undertaking research in fashion related subjects, in both practice and theory.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


15 months

Start date



The Creative and Technical Innovation unit is designed to establish and develop a balance to creative thinking and expand on your practical level of skills. Work will develop individually in response to the particular workshop sessions and introductions of supporting facilities and equipment available.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have an Honours degree at 2.1 or above in a related discipline. Students with a degree in another subject may be considered, depending on the strength of the application; Or equivalent qualification.

University information

With impressive alumni including famous fashion designers, artists and musicians, University of the Arts London (UAL) is a leading creative university. There are six Colleges around the city across 14 sites which offer an extensive range of courses in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts. The Colleges are: Camberwell College of Arts Central Saint Martins Chelsea College of Arts London College of...more