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Fashion Public Relations and Communication (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
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The Fashion Public Relations and Communication (Hons) program at the University of the Arts London (UAL) teaches crisis and reputation management, strategic communication planning and will simulate a professional working environment where you will be encouraged to collaborate. The course is underpinned by a global cultural and historical context.

Career Paths

Many graduates prefer to seek employment as soon as they have completed their undergraduate studies. Graduates from the previous BA (Hons) Fashion Public Relations course are now working with prestigious public relations companies, including The Communications Store, M&M Management, Hill and Knowlton, and the creative agency Exposure. 

With the changed emphasis of this revalidated course, graduates will be highly employable as strategic communicators in the global fashion industry.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Fashion Communication
  • Public Relations and Branding in the Fashion Industry
  • Introduction to Cultural and Historical Studies
  • Contemporary Communication Campaigns
  • Better Lives
  • Cultural and Historical Studies
  • Crisis Communication and Brand Reputation
  • Inside the Industry
  • Option: Situating Your Practice unit
  • Innovative Communication Tactics

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.

  • A Level Passes at Grade C or above (preferred subjects include English, a foreign language and Media Studies);
  • Merit at Foundation Diploma in Art and Design;
  • Merit, Merit, Merit at BTEC Extended Diploma (preferred subjects Art & Design);
  • Merit, Pass at UAL Extended Diploma;
  • Access Diploma or 96 new UCAS tariff points from the Access to HE Diploma;
  • 96 new UCAS tariff points (equivalent to 240 old UCAS tariff points) from a combination of the above qualifications or an equivalent full Level 3 qualification;
  • and Five GCSE passes at grade A*-C or grade 9-4, with grade C (grade 4) or above in English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22920 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22920 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.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

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