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The award
MA

How long you will study
1 year

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

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About Fashion Innovation at Manchester Metropolitan University

Year of entry

2017

Length

1 year full-time

Tuition Fees

UK and EU students

UK and EU students: Full-time fee: £7,560 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Non-EU and Channel Island students

Non-EU international and Channel Island students: Full-time fee: £13,050 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Additional Information

A Masters qualification typically comprises 180 credits, a PGDip 120 credits, a PGCert 60 credits, and an MFA 300 credits. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of study provided the course is completed in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Additional Costs

Specialist Costs

Compulsory Estimate: £300

Optional Estimate: £1,500

How are these costs calculated?

Specialist paper for presentation or printing/photo print. Samples of clothing, accessories or trims and materials. Students stationary, organisational tools, folders. Recommended books that form core reading as specified on the units may be purchased but are available through library services. Students often choose to buy a laptop however all required IT and software are available on campus and students can borrow campus laptops.

Placement Costs

Compsulsory Estimate: £400

Optional Estimate: £1,500

How are these costs calculated?

Optional study tour and factor visits, related travel expenses such as food and drink, tickets or use of public transport. Students sometimes gain placements during the final project and this can mean national/ international travel and short-term accommodation.

Professional Costs

N/A

Other Costs

Compulsory Estimate: £100

Optional Estimate: £200

How are these costs calculated?

Depending on live projects and other optional briefs and competitions, there may be some small spend of travel or associated costs. This is often supported by the department and reasonable costs reimbursed.

Location

Manchester Campus

Department

Manchester Fashion Institute

This unique and exciting course was developed through industry consultation to investigate and implement a diverse range of creative and innovative solutions in response to a process in which you question existing practices in the wider fashion economy. Our course produces highly employable graduates that have an advanced understanding of the global fashion industry.

Throughout the programme you will be taught in teams and work on challenging projects directed by the needs of the fashion industry.  Innovation lies at the heart of the course and together with rigorous research practices this ensures our students grasp complex notions of creativity, commercialism, business culture and environmental sustainability whilst facilitating the development of their own unique solutions, individual aesthetic and technical sensibility. As one of our graduates you will be uniquely positioned in the jobs market.

This programme recruits students from a variety of backgrounds including fashion, design, business and management, and further afield. If you are a recent graduate with a good quality degree and a keen interest in the fashion industry, or have experience of working in the fashion industry or in business innovation or product/service development this course will broaden you knowledge of how all the strands of the Fashion industry work together and will give you a strong competitive edge to advance your career in this exhilarating industry.

Tuition Fees

UK and EU students

UK and EU students: Full-time fee: £7,560 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Non-EU and Channel Island students

Non-EU international and Channel Island students: Full-time fee: £13,050 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Additional Information

A Masters qualification typically comprises 180 credits, a PGDip 120 credits, a PGCert 60 credits, and an MFA 300 credits. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of study provided the course is completed in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Career options after the course

Graduates have typically found career opportunities in fashion design, manufacture, product development, merchandising, buying, marketing and off-shore sourcing in destinations around the globe. Recent graduates have gained jobs with high-profile companies in worldwide locations including Burberry, X-Bionic, Boohoo, TJX Europe, Farmers New Zealand and JD Sports.

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Notes about fees for this course

Fees for this course have yet to be confirmed and will be updated shortly

Information about fees and financial support

Entry requirements

Typical entry requirements

This course is for students with a good UK honours degree (or international equivalent) from a fashion, design or business related discipline. Applications for admission with prior learning or prior experiential learning are welcomed and are considered on an individual basis.

There's further information for international students on our international website if you're applying with non-UK qualifications.

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