601–800 th
World University Rankings 2020
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2019
126-150 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, M15 6BH, United Kingdom

Fashion Buying and Merchandising (Foundation) - Manchester Metropolitan University

The Foundation Year at Manchester Fashion Institute is designed to prepare you for your chosen degree, ensuring that you start Year 1 of your linked Bachelors degree with the confidence, academic knowledge and study skills you will need to be successful. You will be introduced to the fashion industry through a variety of exciting topics and you will have the opportunity to participate in a number of events and projects. Previous students have attended Vogue’s Big Night Out, Graduate Fashion Week and number of student conferences. If you choose the Foundation Year route, you will undertake a total of four years of study. You will also have the opportunity to spend a year on placement and/or studying abroad, in which case you will complete a total of five years. Upon successful completion of the Foundation Year, you will automatically progress onto Year 1 of your chosen degree. The following degrees are available with a Foundation Year: BA (Hons) Fashion Promotion (N560) BA (Hons) Fashion Design and Technology Menswear (8Y92) / Womenswear (2D16) / Sportswear (W234) BA (Hons) Fashion Buying and Merchandising (N590) Features and benefits of the course; - Foundation Years are designed to make undergraduate degrees more accessible to those who are under-represented in higher education, for example, those with non-traditional qualifications. - Introducing students to a broad variety of elements linking through to the fashion industry. - Helps you develop academic and numeric skills necessary for the level of study in Year 1 to support the subject-specific knowledge needed.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,ManchesterUnited Kingdom