|Study location||United Kingdom, Rochester|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component)
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
A relevant portfolio is required.
For this course, we’ll require you to attend an Applicant Day and bring your portfolio for assessment. This is a creative course, but you don’t need visual arts or design qualifications to apply. We look for creativity and problem-solving skills that demonstrate potential for promoting fashion, together with a commitment to, and interest in, the fashion industry. Further information on how to compile a portfolio and the specific requirements for examples of work to be included will be provided on the Applicant Portal after you’ve applied.
Our BA (Hons) Fashion Media & Promotion course produces innovative communicators and idea generators for fashion and the wider creative industries, graduating with a set of technical and business skills tailored for the fashion industry.
We nurture and develop your understanding of how the fast-paced and ever-changing fashion industry works, and help develop your specialist skills for a wide range of creative career paths within the industry.
These skills cover image creation through styling, fashion film and photography, event design (launch and curated promotional events), creative written content (digital platforms, public relations and journalism) and social strategies and virtual communication to help promote fashion brands through innovative concepts and solutions.
Throughout the Fashion Media & Promotion course, you’ll be encouraged and supported to find and develop your own voice as a distinctive and visionary communicator. Our reputation has been established since 2001 and has enabled us to build an alumni network that consistently benefits our current students.
Fashion Media & Promotion at our Rochester campus gives you the professional and intellectual versatility, contacts and know-how to succeed in the exciting multi-billion pound, global fashion promotion and media industries.
Our range of experienced and enthusiastic tutors and technicians – all of whom are active in the fashion and media industries – will provide you with a thorough understanding of how fashion works and how to promote concepts through all forms of media including fashion photography, fashion film, publications, digital marketing, public relations and social media.
Our fashion and textiles courses are ranked sixth in the UK by The Guardian University Guide 2018.
The broad course curriculum on our BA (Hons) Fashion Media & Promotion course will help you to develop a deep understanding of how fashion brands work, and how to promote them through all forms of media including photography, film making, online platforms, publications, digital marketing, public relations and social media.
Working with leading fashion media and retail companies on live projects is an essential element of the course, and you’ll also have the chance to join study visits to major international fashion capitals.
In the second year, you can start to map your own specialist pathway by going on a work placement, or taking the option of studying abroad at one of our overseas partner universities.
In your final year, you’ll tailor your projects to areas that interest you the most and best support your career aspirations. You’ll also get the opportunity to exhibit your final year work to dozens of potential employers at our London Degree Show and at Graduate Fashion Week.
By the end of the course, you’ll be a commercially aware, innovative storyteller with a confident knowledge of the fashion industry, a wealth of contacts and the professional skills required by today’s fashion promotion and media industries.
Nine out of ten graduates from this course are in employment or further study within six months of graduation, working in areas as diverse as:
Recent graduates’ positions demonstrate a dazzling array of career opportunities, such as:
Social media manager
Digital account executive
Digital marketing assistant
Junior account executive
Marketing communications manager
We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.