University of Manchester

University of Manchester

International Fashion Retailing

The International Fashion Retailing masters course is an exciting and innovative course which aims to equip the global fashion-retail managers of the future with skills in e-business, technology and international business strategy. With two pathways to choose from - Fashion Consumer and Business Process Improvement - this course is suitable for students from most academic backgrounds and equips graduates with the necessary management skills vital for a career in the fast-paced world of international fashion retailing. Managerial know-how: The course will teach you how to be adaptive and to have the managerial and specific know-how to innovate and create attractive products for an increasingly competitive global environment. You will become competent in strategic problem-solving and supply-chain management, and develop your self-learning and time-management skills. The Course: The complete MSc course is made up of taught course units and a research dissertation project. The taught course units, assessed by a combination of coursework and examination, cover a wide range of industry-relevant subject areas:

Entry requirements

2.1 UK Honours degree or equivalent, or an approved combination of educational qualification and industrial experience.
Applications from candidates with academic backgrounds in Marketing, Management, and Arts and Social Science (combinations of English, History, Languages, Politics, Psychology) related disciplines (minor or major) are particularly welcomed. Other academic backgrounds are also considered, including Fashion Management, Media, Culture and Society and other multi-disciplinary subjects. Students will need to be able to demonstrate competency in the English language and students who do not already possess a recognised English Language qualification will need to take a test such as IELTS. In your IELTS examination you will be required to achieve at least 6.5 overall with at least 5.5 in reading and listening and 6.0 in speaking and writing. Some English language test results are only valid for two years. Your English language test report must be valid on the start date of the course. We accept a range of qualifications from different countries. For these and general requirements including English language please contact cor.admin@manchester.ac.uk.

Course modules

• Fabric Structures
• Research Methods
• Fashion Consumer units
• Strategic Marketing
• Fashion Consumer Behaviour
• Contemporary Retailing

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 20,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Materials - PGT
Telephone number: 
0161 306 3981