Sheffield Hallam University

Sheffield Hallam University

Design (Fashion)

Study fashion design at an advanced level and develop a talent for designing solutions that respond to the needs of our rapidly changing society. Students are challenged to think differently about design and creatively push the boundaries of the discipline whilst developing the skills needed to become an imaginative and versatile designer who can operate independently, or as a member of a design team.

Entry requirements

Normally, a 2.2 degree or equivalent in an appropriate subject or significant relevant experience; appropriate study plans, including an indication of possible project topics and clear, appropriate and realistic learning aims; a high level of creative ability, as evidenced by a portfolio of work; ability to discuss design issues critically and confidently. Overseas applicants from countries whose first language is not English, IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills (or equivalent) is the standard for non-native speakers of English.

Course modules

Research project; live research and practice; research methods for art and design; creativity, innovation and professionalism.

Assessment methods

Most assessment is through individual project work which combines research and creative practice.

Sponsorship information

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MFA Full-time £ 6,660 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MFA Full-time £ 15,335 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
MA Part-time - 3 calendar years
MFA Part-time £ 3,330 per Academic year (home fees) 4 years
MFA Part-time £ 7,668 per Academic year (overseas fees) 4 years
MA Full-time £ 4,995 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Sheffield S1 1WB Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

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0114 225 5555