Fashion Management Degree MSc

MSc Fashion Management

1. Overview

Our MSc Fashion Management degree enables graduates to develop the skills and knowledge required to follow a rewarding career within the global fashion industry.

This innovative course combines an exciting mix of business, branding, strategy and communication modules. Students gain an understanding of the fashion and retail industry in the global marketplace today.

This course is aimed at those who need to gain specialist fashion knowledge and skills alongside marketing and management techniques specific to the international fashion industry. It is ideal for students who have an undergraduate honours degree in Communication and Media, Marketing or Management as well as Fashion Design students who wish to further their business, marketing and management understanding.

2. What you will study

Stage 1

Exit award: Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert) in Fashion Management

Stage 2

Exit award: Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) in Fashion Management

Stage 3

Award: Masters (MSc) Fashion Management

Modules and delivery order may change for operational purposes.

The University regularly reviews its courses. Course content and structure may change over time. See our course disclaimer for more information. 

3. How you will learn

Full-time Study
In full time mode, you will learn through a combination of lectures, seminars and workshop sessions. These comprise of a mix of group study, discussion, simulation and presentations of findings by teams and individuals. You will work as an individual and also as part of a team on case studies, team activities, presentations and discussions. 

Access to our virtual learning environment, CampusMoodle, is also provided giving you access from home to learning materials (including videos, e-books and journals).

4. Entry requirements

Your degree can be in most disciplines so long as you are passionate about fashion, keep up with current trends and have a keen desire to work in the fashion sector.

Please note: this course does not involve garment design and construction, and does not require a creative portfolio for entry.

  • Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any subject area.
  • Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent.

International students who do not meet our direct entry requirements for this course can gain additional entry points through our International College at Robert Gordon University.

* All entry requirements listed here should be used as a guide and represent the minimum required to be considered for entry. A small number of courses require higher levels, but this will be stated explicitly on your offer letter.

5. Student Funding

Scholarships & Funding

Scholarships and funding are available to eligible students at Robert Gordon University, further information via our scholarship pages.

Alumni Discount

Robert Gordon University is delighted to offer a 20% loyalty discount on course fees for all alumni who have graduated from RGU, further information available via the Alumni page.

6. Course Fees

For Academic Year 2017/2018

Scottish/EU Students

  • £3,400 entire course

Rest of UK Students

  • £5,000 entire course

International Students

  • £11,740 entire course

For Academic Year 2016/2017

UK/EU Students

  • £3,400 entire course

International Students

  • £11,400 entire course

For Academic Year 2015/2016

UK/EU Students

  • £3,400 entire course

Rest of UK Students

  • £5,000 entire course

International Students

  • £11,500 entire course

For Academic Year 2014/2015

Home/EU – Scottish domiciled

  • £3,400 entire course

Home/EU – Non Scottish domiciled

  • £6,000 entire course

International Students

  • £10,500 entire course

For Academic Year 2013/2014

UK/EU Students

  • £4,000 entire course

International Students

  • £10,000 entire course

For Academic Year 2012/2013

UK/EU Students

  • £3,400 entire course

International Students

  • £9,600 entire course

For Academic Year 2011/2012

UK/EU Students

  • £3,400 entire course

International Students

  • £8,650 entire course

Disclaimer

Course fees are reviewed periodically and so are subject to change for new applicants. All tuition fees are fixed for the duration of a course at the rate confirmed in your offer letter. You will also be liable to pay a graduation fee of £40 before receiving a University award.

For further information see Student Finance pages

 

7. How to apply

Course Enquiries

If you have any course related questions, please contact the course leader - Communications@rgu.ac.uk

All students can apply online by visiting Apply Online. www.rgu.ac.uk/applyonline/

For further information, please email PGoffice@rgu.ac.uk

If you are an International Student and would like further information, please contact international@rgu.ac.uk

“The course has increased my skills in more ways than I could have imagined. Most of all, the course has increased my self confidence through achieving greater understanding and knowledge of the fashion business.”

Robyn Reid Fashion Management Degree MSc

“My studies at Robert Gordon University equipped me with the knowledge required for my current role. I hope future students will also be as happy as I am with the MSc Fashion Management course.”

Sara Teske Bernhard Willhelm

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Start date

September

Course length

45 weeks

Mode of Attendance

Full-time

Academic school
School of Creative and Cultural Business
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