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Fashion, Clothing and Textile Design

Aalto University

M.A.
24 months
Duration
15000 EUR/year
Free
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About

The Fashion, Clothing and Textile Design programme from Aalto University deepens and extends the students’ skills in fashion, clothing and textile design on a high artistic and professional level, strategic thinking as well as creating fashion concepts coordinating and leading design processes.

Overview

Students learn to combine design, commerce, industry and research based approaches. Artistic and creative problem-solving strategies and techniques in mastering silhouettes, structures, materials and colours are a part of the studies. Students learn an experimental and conceptual approach to creating fashion, clothing, textile, surface and colour concepts and collections of a high international standard.

The Fashion, Clothing and Textile Design programme from Aalto University emphasises the understanding of different cultures and encourages students to innovate and re-think current practices in fashion as well as design business and industry. Entrepreneurial and sustainable thinking as well as multidisciplinary co-operation and communication in product development are essential skills.

Career opportunities

The graduates have the skills and knowledge needed to sustain a professional career in fashion, clothing, textile, and design business and industry, media and education. The master studies prepare the students for a career in academic and corporate research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design and Culture
  • Design research
  • Thesis seminar
  • Personal project / project
  • Personal project / seminar
  • Experimental Textile Design
  • Innovative Fashion Design
  • Fashion Collection Design
  • Surface Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Eligible applicants for the programme have earned a Bachelor of Arts (Art and Design) or completed equivalent studies.

Evaluation criteria

The criteria we use to evaluate the applications in the first stage are
  • Motivation letter
  • Portfolio
  • CV
  • Transcript scores
In addition to these, in the second stage the evaluation criteria also includes
  • Interview, 0-5 points

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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