Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University

Fashion Retail Management

This course provides students with an overview of the fashion retail industries and will help them develop the knowledge and skills necessary for one or more roles within fashion retail. The programme covers subjects including: Visual merchandising; merchandising; modern retail practices; fast fashion; luxury fashion; discount fashion; niche and lifestyle retail, in-store promotions and events; online retailing, market segmentation; global and regional issues; store design, buying.

Entry requirements

Honours degree from a UK University; a 1st degree from an overseas university (GPA 3.0 out of 4.0 or average 75 per cent or any other equivalence to the above UK qualification); successful passing a Pre-Master's course approved by Birmingham City University; successful passing a Pre-Master's course at another UK university/institution with a minimum of 55 per cent average. IELTS 6.0 (5.5 in all components) or equivalent is required.

Course modules

Strategic marketing; managing people; managing finance; global business strategy; research methods/subject context; management research project; management research project; (includes a research proposal).

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 12,385 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,385 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City North Campus Birmingham B42 2SU West Midlands

Key information

Course Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0121 331 5595