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Fashion (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months


With a focus on contemporary fashion design, the Fashion (Hons) programme at Cambridge School of Visual & Performing Arts encourages creativity whilst equipping you with all the skills needed to work in the fashion industry. We have structured the course in such a way that as a graduating student we ensure you are fully accomplished in all areas from research, design development, pattern cutting and garment manufacture through to portfolio presentation. Subjects covered also include design, styling, marketing, visual merchandising as well as buying and selling.

On successful completion of the 3rd year, you also have the opportunity to celebrate your final collection at one or more external venues in London and possibly outside the UK.


Accreditation: Falmouth University

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design Process 
  • Introduction to Technical Skills
  • Design Projects
  • Technical Skills 
  • Fashion in Context

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements


  • 18 years +

Educational Level

Ideally applicants should have achieved, or be working towards achieving one of the educational entry requirements below:

  • 2 A levels passes equivalent to 64 UCAS points
  • 1 A level pass grade C or above and a pass at Foundation Diploma
  • Pass grade at UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • Pass grade at BTEC Extended Diploma

Students who do not meet these entry requirements will still be considered on their own individual potential to succeed.

English Level

  • IELTS 5.5+ (with no element below 5.5)


  • Good portfolio of work

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15690 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15690 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Cambridge

  • 846 - 1470 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Cambridge School of Visual & Performing Arts is a private institution therefore in order to help our students fund their studies with us; we have put together a number of different options to help make life a little easier.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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