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David Beckham visits Manchester Fashion Institute

Mon 14 May

The ex-Manchester United footballer has been appointed Ambassadorial President for the British Fashion Council

IFFTI Fusion Design Competition 2018

Fri 20 Apr

Four Fashion Design and Technology final year students showcased their work at Donghua University’s IFFTI Design Competition.

Farewell to our PEARL Academy students

Wed 18 Apr

Our five students from PEARL Academy are leaving us and travelling back to India next week.

Outstanding Placement of the Year Winner

Thu 12 Apr

Final year student from BA (Hons) Fashion Buying and Merchandising programme wins Outstanding Placement of the Year award at Annual Faculty Awards

Victorian ‘model dress’ recreated by Fashion Design lecturer

Tue 3 Apr

Ancoats Art Museum wanted to influence women's 'habits and character'

Industry Insiders presents Adidas

Thu 15 Mar

Fashion Design and Technology students received a talk from representatives from global sportswear brand Adidas.

Buying and Merchandising Product Innovation Trade Fair

Fri 9 Mar

Second year students demonstrated the results of their Product Development and Buying unit to peers, staff and industry guests.

Students awarded places at the Youth Fashion Summit

Mon 5 Mar

Five students from Manchester Fashion Institute have been awarded places at the Youth Fashion Summit Copenhagen 2018 focusing on sustainability.

Students design ‘Tour de Manc’ jersey

Fri 2 Mar

A group of BA (Hons) Fashion Buying and Merchandising students have designed a cycle jersey for Tour de Manc 2018.

Fashion Design & Technology alumni shortlisted for international young designer prize

Fri 23 Feb

Two fashion graduates have been selected as finalists for the prestigious iD International Emerging Designer Competition 2018.

Students win short-term international summer school scholarship

Fri 23 Feb

Two students from Manchester Fashion Institute have won a scholarship award to travel to Shanghai for an international summer school.

Making the Cut

Thu 15 Feb

Students studying on the Fashion Design and Technology programme visited Savile Row in London as part of their course.

A styling workshop with a difference

Fri 9 Feb

Recently students in their final year of the BA (Hons) International Fashion Promotion programme undertook a Strategic Communications styling workshop with a specific focus on typography.

Industry Insiders event

Mon 5 Feb

Students from Manchester Fashion Institute were invited to attend the exclusive Industry Insiders employer event.

International Fashion Promotion and Fashion Buying and Merchandising do Shanghai

Fri 26 Jan

Manchester Fashion Institute hosted another successful study trip to Shanghai for students across BA (Hons) International Fashion Promotion and BA (Hons) Fashion Buying and Merchandising

MA courses visit Berlin

Thu 25 Jan

Thirty students from across MA International Fashion Business Buying and Merchandising and Marketing Management, MA Fashion Innovation and MA Responsible Fashion travelled to Berlin for a study trip.

International Fashion Promotion and Foundation Year students take study trip to New York

Thu 25 Jan

Students from across the BA (Hons) International Fashion Promotion course and the Foundation Year at Manchester Fashion Institute recently took a study trip to New York City

IFFTI 2018 Design Competition – Fusion

Wed 24 Jan

Four students from BA (Hons) Fashion Design and Technology who submitted entries for the competition have been selected as finalists.

Fashion Design and Technology present the Outerwear Showcase

Mon 15 Jan

Second year students on the Fashion Design and Technology presented the work from their outerwear project at a showcase in the Fashion Institute.

Business Project Trading Event 2017

Tue 12 Dec

Final Year students from across Manchester Fashion Institute showcased and sold the results from their business projects.

Fashion Buying and Merchandising trip to John Smedley knitwear factory

Wed 6 Dec

Established in 1784, John Smedley are the oldest manufacturing factory in the world, crafting beautiful, high quality garments that are designed to last, made in Britain and distributed the world over.

Manchester Fashion Café – Grand Opening

Fri 24 Nov

The new café in the Righton Building is officially open for business.

Fashion and Business Saturday Club visit London

Fri 24 Nov

On Saturday 18 November, the Fashion and Business Saturday Club headed down to Central Saint Martins in London.

Fashion Design and Technology Sportswear Research Project

Wed 22 Nov

Students studying on the Fashion Design and Technology Sportswear pathway have been conducting research into body performance focusing on an international gymnast.

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