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The Fashion Retail Academy, awarded Ofsted Outstanding, is the quickest route to a career in fashion retail. We offer one- or two-year fulled funded Diploma courses and two year accelerated Degree courses across a range of head office roles including Buying, Visual Merchandising, Marketing, Design, Digital, Merchandising and Retail Management.

Our Degree courses include a three week work placement with a major high street brand each year and a personal industry mentor to coach and guide you towards future career aspirations.  Delivered over two years instead of three, you will also save time and cost whilst gaining invaluable on the job experience.

Supported by and working closely with over 140 fashion brands, most of our Diploma courses include work placements, industry led projects and masterclasses as standard and a multitude of additional course specific opportunities driven by our industry experienced tutors.

Alongside both academic learning and practical hands on experience, we also provide our students with a range of meta-skills like problem solving, critical thinking and project management which all work together to make them job-ready on graduation.  Our success speaks for itself. 90% of our graduates go on to industry job roles or continue their studies. 


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