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Fashion Design (Hons)

University of Derby

36 days
14045 GBP/year
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Bring your designs to life in our purpose-built learning environment with light and airy studio spaces and specialist equipment. Opportunities to showcase your work and immerse yourself in an industry placement provide an excellent platform for success in this fast-paced global industry. The Fashion Design (Hons) programme is offered by the University of Derby.

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You'll have the opportunity to exhibit your final collection and your portfolios at the graduate fashion show at Derby Theatre. Students are given the opportunity to participate in competitions too. 


Graduates from the Fashion Design (Hons) programme at the University of Derby have gone on to careers in fashion design, textile design for fashion or interiors, knitwear, sportswear and accessories design, fashion forecasting, illustration, PR, marketing, media, buying and merchandising, photographic styling... and lots more.

You'll get lots of opportunities to showcase your work and get yourself noticed. Some of our students took a collection to London Alternative Fashion Week.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design, Research and Inspiration
  • Discovering My Practice 
  • Design, Culture and Curiosity
  • Thinking Through Design
  • Design: Theory, Making and Meaning
  • Entrepreneurial Design Project
  • Social Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 days

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UCAS points: 112 (up to 16 from AS-levels)
  • Specific requirements at GCSE: GCSE Maths and English Grade C/Grade 4 (or above) or equivalent qualification

Tuition Fee

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    14045 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14045 GBP per year during 36 days.

Living costs for Derby

540 - 852 GBP /month
Living costs

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


  • You will need to apply separately for the Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship, the International Excellent Student Scholarship and the GREAT Scholarship, but all others are assessed for eligibility alongside your application. 
  • Our new EU Transition Bursary offers financial support to our European students. If you normally reside in the EU and are starting your undergraduate or postgraduate taught course in September or January , you could be eligible for this reduction in your tuition fees. If you have home fee status or have EU settled or pre-settled status in the UK, you are not eligible for international scholarships but you may be eligible for the Derby Achievement Scholarship. 

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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