Masters | Postgraduate Course - Strategic Fashion Marketing MA Course Details within University of the Arts London

Course Fees
Home/EU Fee: £8,000 (Full Time) £900 per 20 credit unit (Flexible) £2,700 per 60 credit unit (Flexible) International Fee £15,950 (Full time)
Contact Name
London College of Fashion
Tel
(UK/EU) +44 (0)20 7514 7973 / 7582 / 7344 (Outside EU) +44 (0) 20 7514 7629 / 7656 / 7678 / 7940
Strategic Fashion Marketing MA

Study Details

London College of Fashion - MA; 12 months (Full time) or up to 5 years (Flexible)

A fashion marketing and management programme with a global reputation for success in launching fashion industry careers.

Module details

The MA Strategic Fashion Marketing provides a learning environment in which business graduates can develop both creative and strategic skills in fashion marketing and management. It has an established record of recruiting high calibre international and home/EU students who predominately go on to develop successful middle management fashion marketing careers across the fashion industry spectrum.

Course Structure

Full Time 12 months 3 terms level 7 180 credits
Flexible up to 5 years level 7 180 credits

Full Time mode

Term One

Fashion Business Strategy (20 credits)
Fashion Branding (20 credits)
Research Methods (20 credits)

Term Two

International Marketing Strategies (20 credits)
Marketing Communications (20 credits)
Collaborative Unit (20 credits)

Term Three

Masters Project (60 credits)

Flexible Mode

The same units are taught at the same times in the year as on the full time mode but you can complete the 20 credit units in any order and you have the option of taking longer to complete the course. You may build credits towards a Postgraduate Certificate, a Postgraduate Diploma, or a Masters. If you get offered a place on the Flexible route your Course Leader will advise you on the best possible combination of units and when best to take them.

Please note that 120 credits must be successfully completed before the Masters Project is started.

The Masters must be completed within five years.

 

Travelling across London

The renowned London College of Fashion library is at our John Prince’s Street site, and you will need to travel to this site, and possibly others, during your course to use the library, which is open seven days a week in term time, and for tuition and special events.

Entry Requirements

The course seeks to recruit students from diverse socio-economic and cultural backgrounds, and welcomes applications from mature students.

Entry to this course is highly competitive: applicants are expected to achieve, or already have, the course entry requirements detailed below.

Course Entry Requirements

  • An Honours degree at 2.1 or above in a related discipline. Applicants with a degree in another subject may be considered, depending on the strength of the application.

OR

  • Equivalent qualifications

OR

  • Relevant and quantitative industrial experience for a minimum of three years

We welcome applications from mature students.

Selection for interview will be made on the basis of your application, including the personal statement, the reference, and the supporting written statement. If you are selected for interview you will be asked to bring examples of previous written work and to undertake a written aptitude test.

What We Look For

The course seeks to recruit students who can demonstrate:

  • A strong commitment and motivation towards a career in an aspect of fashion business or fashion marketing
  • Awareness and relevant experience of fashion
  • Appropriate knowledge and skills commensurate with planned entry into the course.

English language requirements

All classes are conducted in English. The level required by the University for this course is IELTS 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in any one skill. 

Programme Funding

Funding opportunities:

• Tara Nirula International Students House (ISH)
• Vice-Chancellor's Scholarships
• The Fashion Matters MA Awards
• Better Lives Proctor & Gamble Awards
• UAL alumni discount

Student Destinations

Masters graduates have an acknowledged advantage in the employment market, obtaining work in a wide range of vocational and academic fields related to fashion. The MA also provides an excellent preparation for higher level research degrees (MPhil or PhD), with an increasing number of graduates undertaking research in fashion related subjects, in practice or theory or entering into education as lecturers.

LCF Careers

LCF Careers provides a comprehensive career management service supporting our students to become informed and self-reliant individuals able to plan and manage their own careers.