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Fashion Communication: Fashion Journalism (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
The Fashion Communication: Fashion Journalism (Hons) program at the University of the Arts London (UAL) is for the dynamic fashion enthusiast, for opinion formers with an excellent grasp of the written word who want to train at the epicentre of radical fashion at Central Saint Martins.


From photographers, stylists, art directors, fashion-show producers, film-makers and public relations experts, to bloggers and social networkers, online marketers, ‘traditional’ writers, journalists, curators, commentators and theorists, the Fashion Communication: Fashion Journalism (Hons) program at the University of the Arts London (UAL) aims to nurture you to become innovative, informed, responsible promoters, writers, communicators, and observers, central to the industry’s future.


Fashion Communication graduates work across a very wide spectrum of careers in fashion. Graduates work across a very wide spectrum of careers in the Fashion communications industry. From curators and archivists to journalists, stylists, photographers, fashion show producers, illustrators, editors and retailers the range of career opportunities is wide

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      4 years with Optional Diploma in Professional Studies 

  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Course units:

  • Pathway outline – Fashion Journalism
  • Stage One
  • Stage Two
  • Stage Three
  • Cultural Studies
  • Industry collaborations

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

One or a combination of the following accepted full level 3 qualifications:

  • 2 A Levels at grade B or above (one of which should be in a humanities subject, requiring essay based answers e.g. History, History of Art, English Literature, Philosophy)
  • Or equivalent EU/International qualifications, such as International Baccalaureate Diploma
And three GCSE passes at grade A*-C (grade 4 or above), including one modern European language

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19930 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19930 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 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 London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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


Bursaries of £1,000 awarded to eligible UK students studying an undergraduate course at University of the Arts London.

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