De Montfort University Fashion
Fashion Design BA (Hons)
Hazel Symons, winner of the Graduate Fashion Week Gold Award 2016
Fashion Design at DMU is creative and dynamic, allowing you to experience and understand the constant flux and evolution of the fashion industry. Read more
Typical entry requirements
A good portfolio and normally:
- Art and Design Foundation or
- 112 points from at least 2 A ‘levels and including grade C in Art and Design or
- BTEC Extended Diploma DMM in an Art and Design related subject or
- International Baccalaureate: 26+ Points including Art and Design
GCSEs – Five GCSEs grades A* – C including English Language or Literature at grade C or above.
Access – Pass QAA Accredited with at least 15 credits in Art and Design at grade Merit and GCSE English (Language and Literature) at grade C.
We also accept the BTEC First Diploma plus two GCSEs including English at grade C or above.
If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent when you start the course is essential. English Language tuition, delivered by our British Council accredited Centre for English Language Learning, is available both before and throughout the course if you need it.
Interview and Portfolio
UK applicants with relevant qualifications will be invited to bring their portfolio of work to an open day and interview. Overseas applicants will be invited to send samples of their work. Please see our Fashion Design BA (Hons) portfolio advice for full details.
UCAS Tariff changes
Students applying for courses starting in September 2017 will be made offers based on a new UCAS Tariff. Find out more.