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2018 APPLICATIONS OPENING SOON

2017 applications are now closed.

  • BA (Hons) in Business Management for Fashion
  • BA (Hons) in Marketing & Communications for Fashion
  • BA (Hons) in Buying & Merchandising

WHY CHOOSE A DEGREE WITH THE FRA?

  • Two thirds of the time, two thirds of the cost
  • Includes guaranteed job interview*
  • Industry mentoring
  • Includes unrivalled head office work placement with a high street fashion brand
  • Taught by specialist fashion industry tutors
  • Access to Student Finance loans

*Subject to meeting the expected levels of attendance in accordance with FRA’s Attendance Monitoring Policy.

These exclusive two year degree courses have been created by working with over 50 fashion retail companies to include the very latest skills, knowledge and insights to ensure you secure an industry role upon graduation.

FRA degrees with a difference include highly practical, industry focused content, an accelerated two year study programme and unrivalled industry involvement ranging from masterclasses to live practical projects, mentoring and exclusive internships.

BA (HONS) IN BUSINESS MANAGEMENT FOR FASHION

The BA (Hons) in Business Management is designed for those with a keen interest in business. You will study various topics to cover all aspects of the fashion industry. You should be confident to lead and manage projects and people within the fashion industry, have strong analytical skills and an eye for detail. Topics covered will include, brand management, examining fashion brands and their strategies, retail management, business economics, data and analytics and professional strategies.

Find out more about why you should choose a degree with the FRA here.

BA (HONS) IN MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS FOR FASHION

The BA (Hons) In Marketing and Communications is ideal if you are creative, have a visionary talent, are interested in the latest trends and can interpret them uniquely. You must have a good head for business and a good work ethic! During the course, you will study multiple facets of marketing and communications in depth, understanding best practice to ensure your success in a future marketing role within the fashion industry on graduation. Topics covered will include, brand management, marketing fundamentals, creative digital skills, visual communications, promotions, PR and communication, internalisation and globalisation, digital and social media.

If you're not sure whether a career in marketing is right for you, click here to find out.

BA (HONS) IN BUYING & MERCHANDISING FOR FASHION

The BA (Hons) in Buying and Merchandising requires strong commercial and analytical skills and in contemporary retail a deep understanding of the main factors effecting business operations and profitability. Alongside the commercial acumen needed for a successful career, you will also develop a range of creative skills to provide you with broad experience in this specialist subject area to ensure that you are work ready and your skills are future proofed.

Find out more about Buying and Merchandising, the difference between them and career options by reading our Complete Guide to Buying and Merchandising.

THE FASHION RETAIL ACADEMY (FRA) AND FALMOUTH UNIVERSITY PARTNERSHIP

These Fast Track degree courses have been exclusively developed in partnership with Falmouth University, which has retained its place as the UK’s Number One Art University for the third year running in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017. The course will be delivered wholly at the FRA in London and the degree will be awarded by Falmouth University, as such you will be awarded a degree from a top UK University.

If you would like more information please email info@fra.ac.uk.

 

 

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