Fashion education for real jobs
Our Fashion Technology programme is a balance of creativity and business knowledge.
Our Fashion Technology students have a wide range of career options within the fashion industry. You will have access to cutting edge technologies such as CAD Lectra with 3D garment visualisations; laser cutters; digital printers; 3D printers and industrial standard workshops. Our graduates have gone on to work as garment technologists; pattern cutters; production managers; buyers, merchandisers and fashion and costume designers.
We offer an optional year in industry between years two and three which provides an additional diploma in industrial training on successful completion of your honours year.
Our industry placements have included:
The Fashion Technology programme also offers various live industry projects equipping you with key skills in preparation for the fashion industry.
For overseas students wishing to study at The School of Textiles & Design read our Study Abroad page.
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