University of Northampton
Fashion courses have strong links with industry, invited guest speakers, live projects, and work experience. Internship opportunities are embedded within the curriculum. Students develop a major collection to a professional cat walk standard in their final year study. With a wealth of study options in design, fashion and textiles, fine art, performance, media, English and culture, the School of The Arts prides itself on creating a vibrant and stimulating environment for all its students. The Arts' teaching staff are industry practitioners and academics that produce nationally and internationally recognised research, putting them at the cutting edge of their subject specialisms. They encourage students to be experimental and original, whilst providing them with the platforms to develop and enhance their creative skills.
The school has a distinctive commitment to an exceptional student experience with the highest quality of teaching – leading to higher student satisfaction and increased graduate employability. The school's commitment is supported by access to well equipped and high quality facilities.
Courses Overview: Undergraduate & Postgraduate
Fashion BA (Honours)
Textiles for Fashion BA (Honours)
Footwear and Accessories BA (Honours)
Fashion and Textiles MA
Life In Northampton
The University of Northampton supplies a wealth of clubs, free sports and societies woven in to the very fabric of the University, including activities such as archery, basketball, boxing, Judo, rugby, swimming and tennis. Northampton is home to several top sports teams, with regular football, rugby and cricket matches taking place near to the University. With more than 30 gyms, health clubs and leisure centres in the area, all needs and budgets are catered for. Whilst it's generally understood that university is all about providing students with the foundations for success in potential careers and interests beyond university, the University of Northampton provides opportunities during a student's stay at the University too, continually allowing people to make new friends, network, try new things and continue hobbies.