Courses 1: Subject you are looking to study Select Course Fashion Retail Fashion Design Digital Marketing & Business Buying Visual Merchandising Merchandising Garment Technology 2: State your applicant type Course Type Full time 3: Duration of course (Please select) Course Type Full time Fast track Intensive Degrees Search Course The Fashion Retail Academy, recently awarded Ofsted outstanding, is the quickest route to a career in fashion retail. We offer one year diploma courses and two year accelerated Degrees across a range of head office roles including Buying, Visual Merchandising, Marketing, Design, Digital, Merchandising and Retail Management. Our Degree courses include a three work placement with a major high street label, industry mentoring and guaranteed interview for graduating students. Delivered over two years instead of three, you will also save time and cost whilst gaining invaluable on the job experience. Our Diploma courses are designed for students straight out of school who want to get into the work place as quickly as possible with relevant experience in their chosen field. For adult learners 19+, we offer a condensed delivery of six months through our fast track programmes. 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 alongside a multitude of additional course specific opportunities driven by our industry experienced tutors. You can be fully trained, complete with on the job experience in as little as a year. Our success speaks for itself. 92% of our graduates go on to industry job roles or continue their studies. Go to courses to take the first step to your future in fashion retail today. Degrees Full info Two year accelerated Degree courses developed with industry input to ensure you are studying exactly what the Fashion Industry requires. Each degree comes with an annual three week work placement, Industry mentor and exclusive masterclasses from Industry leaders. School Leaver Full info Fully funded level 2 to level 4 courses for 16 to 18 year olds over one or two years. Levels 2 or 3 are ideal for 16 year old school leavers unsure which route to progress within Fashion Retail. Level 4 courses are more specialist and designed to propel you towards a career in the fashion industry. Fast Track Full info Aimed at students who are 19+, our six month fast track diploma courses aim to get you there quicker. Condensed to two days a week (except during work placement) you will have the opportunity to continue working part-time whilst studying for your dream job. International Full info Six month to two year diploma courses are available to International students across a range of specialist fashion subjects including Buying, Merchandising, Visual Merchandising and Digital Marketing. We also offer a six week fashion conversion course to International students Apprenticeships Full info An alternative to traditional studying, apprenticeships combine part-time study (usually one day per week) with full-time work. We offer a range of apprenticeship schemes across the year, in subjects such as Buying, Merchandising and Retail. Careers Advice Full info If you are unsure what career path is most suitable to you, browse the most popular fashion retail roles to help you understand the industry and the most popular positions on offer. For further careers advice and information on our courses please call us on 0207 371 2345.