Applicants will possess an Honours Degree or equivalent qualification or will have significant senior management experience in the fashion industry that can be shown to be equivalent to an Honours Degree. This educational level may be demonstrated by: possession of an Honours Degree or an equivalent academic qualification OR possession of professional qualifications recognised as equivalent to a Honours Degree OR possession of a Postgraduate Diploma OR prior experiential learning, the outcome of which can be demonstrated to be equivalent to formal qualifications otherwise required, OR a combination of formal qualifications and experiential learning which, taken together, can be demonstrated to be equivalent to formal qualifications otherwise required. This may include a period of employment of not less than three years in a fashion-related field and at an appropriate level.
Course Entry Requirements
Applicants are invited to apply who can demonstrate the following: a good honours degree in a related discipline (2:1 or above) or equivalent qualifications AND a minimum of 3 years relevant industrial experience Exceptionally, applicants who do not meet these course entry requirements may still be considered if the course team judges the application demonstrates additional strengths and alternative evidence. This might, for example, be demonstrated by: related academic or work experience; the quality of the personal statement; a strong academic or other professional reference; or a combination of these factors.
English Language Requirements
All classes are conducted in English. If English is not your first language you will be asked to provide evidence of your English language ability when you enrol. The level required by the University for this course is IELTS 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in any one skill.
Months of entry
January, October, June, April
The Executive MBA (Fashion) has been created for busy international professionals working at a senior level and is designed to help you achieve a leadership role. The first of its kind to focus on fashion, this exclusive programme combines short face-to-face teaching blocks and networking events in London with online distance learning, accessible from wherever you are in the world.
About this course
Two study routes are available: an 18-month Fast Track option designed to complement full time employment, and a Flexible Learning option, which is a unit-by-unit approach and allows candidates up to 5 years to complete.
The Executive MBA (Fashion) is for fashion business executives, directors, managers and growing entrepreneurs. This specialist programme is uniquely focused on the fashion industry, enabling participants to broaden their careers beyond their own specific experiences, developing a greater strategic approach, confidence and understanding that can equip them for more senior roles and greater responsibilities.
This exclusive blended learning programme is delivered by a combination of 3 day face-to-face teaching blocks in London, followed by online seminars, discussions and peer-to-peer learning, taught by some of the most highly respected professionals that the fashion industry and creative academia can offer.
Information for international students
If you have a question, you can contact our International Recruitment Office by calling +44 (0)20 7514 7656 / 7678 / 7629 /7940.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Jo Reynolds
- 020 7514 7973/7582/7563