Taught course

Menswear

Institution
University of Westminster · PG Creative Industries Management
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

We welcome applications from individuals with a First Class Honours or Upper Second Class Honours degree in fashion, textiles and design related subject areas, or equivalent professional experience that demonstrates an equivalent knowledge and commitment to study as an honours degree. Interview selection will be made on the strength of a virtual portfolio that evidences inspirational motivation and how this is developed through the process of designing. Based on the virtual portfolios we will invite selected applicants for interview who will be sent a project to include in their portfolio as a new body of work that identifies future direction.

Months of entry

September

Course content

It is essential in this time of creative ambiguity that we develop and empower the individual. Therefore, this entrepreneurial menswear MA will recruit ambitious envisioned designers to work on their creative expression through personal research, process development and informed professionalism.

This course is delivered by the most inspiring and informed menswear design professionals. The team provide a learning environment that is supportive, challenging and defined by students? application proposals in relation to either a projected or existing opportunity within menswear or the design related industries. Through self-directed and set projects they will generate original and contextualised ideas, technique and process that establishes them as influential and informed menswear design professional capable of working at the highest levels of the international menswear and design related industry.

It is important that our students establish their aspirations within a global design context, in order to achieve a sustainable career path and influence fashion, where boundaries are constantly subject to social, economic and technological flux.

The two-year course will be the destination for the most creative, driven and original thinkers, staff and students, who shape the contemporary within menswear and the design based industries. Entry is based on a combination of formal qualifications, industry experience, portfolio, garments and demonstration of commitment through a considered study proposal.

Information for international students

If your first language is not English, you must show competence in both written and spoken English to the University standard of IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in any one component or an equivalent.

Fees and funding

Please find details of the extensive range of funding opportunities available through the university at www.wmin.ac.uk/funding

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
course-enquiries@westminster.ac.uk
Phone
020 7911 5000
Fax
020 7911 5788