Fashion & Lifestyle Promotion

1 Year
September 2024
In Person

Our MA in Fashion and Lifestyle Promotion (with optional Professional Placement) looks at the links between fashion organisations and their consumers, stakeholders, and the wider fashion environment. It focuses on the creative essence of the fashion industry.

Why study with us

  • We are a member of the British Fashion Council Colleges Council. They represent the leading fashion departments in universities and colleges throughout the UK.
  • Develop your specialist knowledge in the field of fashion by engaging and networking with other designers and artists.
  • The opportunity for a structured work experience will be provided for every student who requests it.

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How to apply

Degree Show 2023

Discover the award-winning creative work produced by our postgraduate Fashion and Lifestyle Promotion students. The degree show features work in a range of mediums by students from the School of Arts & Media.

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2020 Degree Show Work by Amy Joanne Kohl
2020 Degree Show Work by Amy Joanne Kohl
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What you'll do

  • Experience international city trips and study visits to exhibitions and museums - Manchester, London, Berlin and New York have been regular trips in recent years (students will be required to pay for overseas trips/visits and these are, therefore, optional).
  • You’ll generate a portfolio of work to track your development as an artist or designer.
  • Project work will be exhibited in a final showcase that will be open to the public and will be attended by industry and potential employers, as well as family, friends, and students.
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Course delivery

This course is taught face-to-face at one of our UK campuses.


Please note the delivery information for this course is accurate for the academic year 2023/24. The information displayed in this section may not yet accurately reflect how the course will be delivered in 2024/25 but this information will be updated by December 2023.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

Adobe Creative Cloud

Unleash your creativity at anytime, anywhere. From September 2024, you'll have access to the industry-standard Adobe Creative Cloud package on both your personal device and on campus. Get hands-on with this widely recognised package and create a portfolio that showcases your skills.


  • We are delighted to announce our British Fashion Council membership. Founded in 1993 to create an interface between education and industry, the BFC Colleges Council represents the leading fashion departments in universities and colleges throughout the UK. This membership enriches our student’s experience and creates additional industry opportunities though an annual programme of events and high profile competitions. The British Fashion Council joined forces with the Saturday Clubs Trust to support our Fashion & Business Saturday Club and we have been fortunate to have secured many high-profile Saturday Club Masterclasses through our BFC connection.
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Academic expertise

Louise Trasatti
Principal Lecturer - Academic Lead Fashion & Textiles
School of Arts and Media

Louise's days are spent inspiring students to be our next Brand Managers, Visual Merchandisers, Buyers and Stylists. Louise works with our students to explore strategies to launch products and services in an innovative and ever-changing world of fashion & lifestyle.

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The facilities I have available to use on this course are amazing and the tutors are great, they can't help you enough and always have time to listen and help with any concerns.
Chloe Parkinson Fashion Promotion Testimonial Profile Picture
Chloe Parkinson
BA (Hons) Fashion Promotion
United Kingdom

Future careers

Our Fashion and Lifestyle Promotion programme will prepare you for a wide range of careers within the Creative Industries including: Brand Manager, Brand Consultant, Trend Analyst, Event Manager, Campaign Manager, Related Fashion Industries and Teaching Profession.

Fees and funding

Full-time£9,000 per year
Sandwich year£2,500 for the sandwich year
Part-time£1,000 per 20 credits
Full-time£16,900 per year

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

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This course is based in the School of Arts and Media

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