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Fashion Design and Engineering, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #501 (ARWU) Shanghai, China
The Fashion Design and Engineering program at the Donghua University aims to cultivate senior professionals and engineers in the fields of fashion design, clothing pattern and technology, application of clothing digitalization, clothing material, and functional and protective clothing development.


The Fashion Design and Engineering program at the Donghua University also aims to cultivate senior management professionals in the fields of fashion industrial economy, fashion marketing, brand operation, commodity inspection, logistics and trade, etc.

Specialized Knowledge And Ability

Fashion Design and Engineering Program is special in that it is not only the crossover of engineering technology and art design, but also the combination of fashion discipline and other engineering disciplines. 

It is the earliest in China to build the fashion discipline and has established an education system of three levels: bachelor, master, and doctor. Fashion Design and Engineering Discipline of Donghua University is accredited as the state Key Discipline of Fashion, the only one of its kind in China. Fashion Design and Engineering Program has ranked number 1 in China over the past years.

The Program has strong ties with the fashion institutes in Hong Kong and countries like US, UK, Japan, and Korea. At doctoral level, it has academic exchange with Universite de Haute Alsace of France; at master’s level, it signs co-education agreement with Iowa State University of US; for undergraduates, it has 1-year visiting student program with Fashion Institute of Technology of US.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Garment Techniques
  • Women’s Wear Construction Design
  • Men’s and Children’s Wear Construction Design
  • Draping
  • Fashion Design
  • Industrial Pattern Design
  • Clothing Material
  • Clothing Ergonomics
  • Garment Production Management
  • Fashion Marketing
  • Garment Factory Design
  • Fashion Market Research and Forecast
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • International Trade

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Printed and signed application form
  • Copy of official secondary or post-secondary educational credentials and full transcript
  • Proof of adequate English proficiency (valid from Fall 2017 intake):
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      8000 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 4000 USD per semester and a duration of 36 months.
    • National

      8000 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 4000 USD per semester 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.

    CNY 25,000

    Living costs for Shanghai

    • 5481 - 10140 CNY/month
      Living Costs

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