BSc Fashion Buying and Merchandising / Overview

Year of entry: 2023

Degree awarded
Bachelor of Science (Honours)
Duration
3 years or 4 years
Typical A-level offer
Grades AAB in three academic subjects.
Typical contextual A-level offer

ABB in three academic subjects.

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Refugee/care-experienced offer

Applicants who have been in local authority care for more than three months or have refugee status may be eligible for an offer two grades below the standard requirements.

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Typical International Baccalaureate offer
35 points overall with 6,6,5 in three subjects at Higher Level. We will accept either Mathematics: analysis and approaches or Mathematics: applications and interpretation at SL or HL.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

1400 applications for 250 places across all first year courses

How to apply

Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • After studying this course, you be equipped with the knowledge and skills needed for a fashion buying or mechanising role.
  • This course is accredited by The Textile Institute and The Chartered Institute of Marketing.
  • We are the only Russell Group university that offers a BSc in their fashion courses, meaning you will graduate understanding the science and technology underpinning the fashion industry, from raw materials to production, to logistics and promotion.
  • Learn in our brand-new Home of Engineering and Materials . A purpose-built space for innovation and creativity that is transforming the way our students study, research and shape the world.
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Fees

Tuition fees for home students commencing their studies in September 2023 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £33,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

Department
Department of Materials
Contact name
Department of Materials
Telephone
+44 (0)161 543 4019
Email
Website
https://www.materials.manchester.ac.uk
School/Faculty overview

Our internationally-renowned expertise across the School of Natural Sciences informs research led teaching with strong collaboration across disciplines, unlocking new and exciting fields and translating science into reality.  Our multidisciplinary learning and research activities advance the boundaries of science for the wider benefit of society, inspiring students to promote positive change through educating future leaders in the true fundamentals of science. Find out more about Science and Engineering at Manchester .

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