Research course

Fashion Studies

Liverpool John Moores University · Liverpool School of Art and Design

Entry requirements

You will need:

  • a minimum 2:1 honours degree in a relevant subject (including 2:1 for the written component of a practice-based programme)
  • proof that you have undertaken research directly or indirectly related to the proposed MPhil project

Alternative qualifications will be considered on merit with previous research and experience taken into consideration

Months of entry


Course content

LJMU's exciting specialist Fashion Studies MPhil enables you to undertake advanced research in a wide range of fashion practices, fashion discourse, critical writing.

  • Develop a distinctive research-based project
  • Benefit from the internationally distinguished, interdisciplinary research expertise of staff, professors and advisers
  • Enjoy a unique collaborative environment for postgraduate students
  • Take advantage of the excellent facilities for fashion research and practice

​​The programme of study is led by Dr Lee Wright, a specialist in Design History and Theory with a focus on fashion history and theory. Her field of expertise spans material and visual culture, in particular popular culture studies.

Qualification and course duration


full time
18 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44(0)151 231 5090