Design your future
Congratulations on becoming an offer-holder in one of our Fashion Business and Technology courses at The University of Manchester.
Studying a fashion business and technology degree at Manchester will place you at the cutting-edge of the fashion industry with skills to meet the growing demand for professionals who combine design awareness, technology and fashion with marketing and management skills.
Strong industry links with organisations such as The Hut Group, ASOS, and Gucci.
Extensive programme of career development events and services to give you access to a wide range of opportunities.
Our courses are accredited by The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and The Textile Institute.
Cutting-edge facilities including media design and multimedia software, market intelligence data-bases and trade publications and student labs with research informed software and hardware.
Learning and support
Your learning experience
Fashion Business and Technology Showcase 2023
See a glimpse of our 2023 Fashion Business and Technology Showcase where our students are able to exhibit their designs and receive valuable industry feedback.
Pentland Fashion Consultancy Project
Our students pitched their ideas to industry experts at Pentland. Hear more about how they found the experience and what they learnt.
Mini-lecture on Fashion Marketing
Get a taster of the first year course unit ‘Introduction to Fashion Marketing’ in this mini lecture with Barbara Waters.
A playground for engineers and material scientists
The largest UK university engineering building in the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution.
Welcome to your new home of engineering and materials. Within the walls of this new campus, you will be able to enjoy innovative learning spaces and modern facilities that will enhance your university experience.
Meet the architect
Otto Diesfeldt, one of the architects, gives us his first impression of the completed building.
The future of learning
Find out about our revolutionary blended learning facilities and study spaces
The student perspective
Students share their impressions of what blended learning looks like and the benefits they feel will help them during their studies.
Support on your course
We have many schemes available for you to help support you through your student journey and beyond, from our careers services to our award-winning PASS scheme.
Student life at Manchester
How Rachel found the PASS Scheme
Recent Fashion Buying and Merchandising graduate Rachel Cox tells us how PASS helped her to meet others and boosted her confidence.
Current student Zainab
Hear more from scholarship awardee Zainab, who has just finished the first year of the BSc Fashion Buying and Merchandising course.
Careers and employability
Supporting your future
Our graduates leave Manchester with the knowledge and skills for a career in this diverse industry including ethical sourcing, sustainability, brand and operations management, buying and merchandising, garment technology, marketing and the digital industry plus many more. We also prepare students for large graduate scheme opportunities with employers from The Hut Group, Uniqlo and M&S.
Here's what happened when the building hosted our Digital Futures event, highlighting the uses of disruptive tech in fashion.
Hear from Harry, our alumnus and Diversity and Inclusion Advisor at The Hut Group