University of East London

Course Introduction

Choose the Fashion Textiles course at UEL and: Develop creative and experimental design solutions which are informed by commercial considerations and questions of sustainability. Learn from experienced staff who are practising designers, researchers and theoreticians and who have excellent connections within the textile design industry. Work in a purpose'built art and design studio environment alongside students from Digital Fashion, Fashion Design, Fine Art, Digital Arts & Visual Communication and Architecture. Make the most of the programme's strong links with UK and international creative industries, including design studios, trend and forecasting agencies, the media and public relations companies. Take the opportunity to have a short industry placement with a design studio/ print studio/ retailer which will give you valuable experience and improve your employability. Prepare yourself for career opportunities as a printed textile designer, freelance designer, accessories designer, textile artist, design strategist, design forecaster, entrepreneur, retail buyer or educator.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £14,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
BA (Hons) £2,250  Module. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher
  • International Baccalaureate 25
  • GCE A-level BBC
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate