FASHION DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY: WOMENSWEAR

BA (Hons) — 2018 Entry

FASHION DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY: WOMENSWEAR

BA (Hons) — 2018 Entry

FASHION DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY: WOMENSWEAR

BA (Hons) — 2018 Entry

FASHION DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY: WOMENSWEAR

BA (Hons) — 2018 Entry

This course focuses on creative womenswear fashion design with a technical understanding, exploring fashion cultures and business concepts to encourage innovations in contemporary fashion design, emerging technologies, construction techniques and fabrication.

Amy Astley Coach Design Competition Winner
Amy Astley Coach Design Competition Winner
Dalia Youseff
Dalia Youseff
Eppyar Hunt Jigsaw/Pongees Competition Winner
Graduate Fashion Week Presentation 2016
Graduate Fashion Week Presentation 2016
GFW Innovation Award Shortlist Melissa Bentley
Tom Bird-Jones Graduate Fashion Week Presentation 2017
Tom Bird-Jones Graduate Fashion Week Presentation 2017
Jessica Mernock
Zoe Alexandria Leach FAD x Missoni
Niamh Clarke International Youth Design Competition 2017

Features and Benefits

  • Creative and Technology-based course providing you with both technical know-how and creative flair.
  • Excellent placement opportunities in the UK and abroad, our dedicated placement team help source placements at companies such as Hugo Boss, Calvin Klein, Margaret Howell and Adidas.
  • Opportunity to enhance your learning by taking study trips. Previous trips have been to trade fairs in Paris, Amsterdam to visit denim brands and production facilities and India to explore sustainable craftsmanship.
  • You’ll benefit from the multi-million pound, newly refurbished facilities, with access to industry standard equipment including more than 150 specialised sewing and joining machines and equipment, 3D bodyscanner, sew-free bonding equipment, automated and laser cutting equipment, 3D printing and the latest digital pattern-cutting software.
  • Producing award winning students the course is closely linked to the international fashion industry, working on live projects with brands such as Coach, Jigsaw, Whistles and Old Navy.

Recent Awards

  • International Youth Design Competition 2017 Bronze Award: Niamh Clarke
  • FAD x Missoni Competition 2017 Highly Commended: Zoe Alexandria Leach
  • GAP Design Competition 2017 Winner: Natasha Solanki
  • Old Navy  Competition 2017 Winner: Alexandra Dixon
  • Fielding and Nicholson Tailoring Competition Winner: Bethany Frewin
  • Coach Design Competition 2016 Winner: Amy Astley
  • British Fashion Council Jigsaw/Pongees Design Competition 2016 Winner: Eppyar Hunt
  • BFTA Design Competition 2016 Second Prize Winner: Emily Lapworth
  • Abercrombie and Fitch Competition Winner 2015: Alice James
  • Humen Cup International Youth Design Competition Silver Award: Anastaciia Panchenko

Duration: 3 years full-time, 4 years sandwich

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Our Graduates

We have been providing the fashion industry with creative and technically proficient designers for over 25 years.

Previous womenswear graduates hold positions in companies including ASOS, Burberry, Calvin Klein, French Connection, River Island, Bershka, Roland Mouret and many more organisations and brands in the UK and internationally.

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Alumni Profiles

Zoë Alexandria Leach

BA (Hons) Fashion Design and Technology Womenswear - Graduated 2017

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Tom Bird-Jones

BA (Hons) Fashion Design and Technology Womenswear - Graduated 2017

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Niamh Clarke

BA (Hons) Fashion Design and Technology Womenswear - Graduated 2017

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Dalia Youssef

BA (Hons) Fashion Design and Technology Womenswear

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