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Course options

  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Leicester Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Overview

Reasons to study the Fashion and Textiles MA at DMU:

Learn from an expert teaching team
who are active in their own field, and maintain links within the industry and current designers, ensuring they teach real-world relevant skills
Learn in a highly stimulating practice-based environment
that challenges you to develop and explore your chosen specialism and potential career path at Masters level
Enhance your academic research skills and understanding
in order to ignite your creativity and authoritatively position your creative directions
Industry placement opportunity
you can choose to undertake a year-long work placement, gaining valuable experience to enhance your practical and professional skills further
Opportunity to contextualise your own work
and collaboratively work with international practitioners within the discipline of fashion and textiles
Access to top-class facilities
within a dedicated centre with access to a range of workshops and a host of specialist equipment
The new Vijay Patel building
has been designed to provide the space and facilities where ideas can develop and flourish for all of our art and design courses - find out more
Guest lectures
from fashion industry experts complement the course

Teaching and assessments

The course promotes a philosophy of developing independent learners. Supported by specialist staff, you are encouraged to negotiate and direct your own learning within the framework of the modular structure. Tuition mainly takes the form of skills development workshops and design tutorials with additional lectures and seminars. The overall aim is to build on your individual skills and knowledge.

Graduate careers

Graduates from the School have gone on to work in roles ranging from design, product development, buying, and garment technology to working freelance or starting up their own business. They have also gone on to work for national and multinational companies such as Agent Provocateur, Courtaulds, Abercrombie and Fitch, Tommy Hilfiger, Superdry, Alexander McQueen, Vivienne Westwood, French Connection, Jigsaw, Next, H&M, Kurt Geiger, L.K. Bennett, Clarks, New Balance, Tesco, Joules, and Primark.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 14,100per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

De Montfort University

  • University League Table

    81st

  • Campus address

    De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    27th out of 86 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 239
    122 54%

    59th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%

    13th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.28 86%

    12th

    6

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