Home to a community of fashion designers, buyers, merchandisers, managers, researchers, product developers and marketers, our fashion courses cover the breadth of the industry from fashion design, to management, business and product development. We encourage you to be ambitious, visionary, enquiring, dynamic, innovative and experimental. Our aim is to provide a platform that will put you ahead of the competition and discover your niche in the international fashion industry.

At Manchester Fashion Institute, we promote a culture that empowers you to create your own opportunities for academic and professional development by taking advantage of our cutting-edge resources and unrivalled connections.

We deliver research projects, consultancy and enterprise focusing on innovation, sustainability and impact. Our facilities are industry standard, our academics are internationally connected and our research is pioneering. Inherently proud of our Mancunian roots, we embrace our city, its heritage, culture and achievements.

Our students thrive in a city that does things differently and we create an environment that equips you to rise to the challenge and fulfil your potential. Our courses are for those with the ambition and drive to become leaders in their field, provide solutions for industry’s biggest challenges and to shape the future of fashion.

Courses offered by the faculty include:

BA (Hons) Fashion Design and Technology - Womenswear

BA (Hons) Fashion Design and Technology - Menswear

BA (Hons) Fashion Design and Technology - Sportswear

BA (Hons) International Fashion Practice (Top-Up)

BA (Hons) Fashion Buying and Merchandising

BA (Hons) International Fashion Promotion

BA (Hons) Fashion Business and Management


MA International Fashion Business - Marketing Management

MA International Fashion Business - Buying and Merchandising Management

MA Fashion Innovation

MA Responsible Fashion