University of West London
Fashion Branding and Marketing with Foundation Year BA (Hons)
University of West London

Key Course Facts

Course Description

Our fashion marketing degree offers you the chance to learn about the dynamic global fashion industry, with a particular focus on branding and marketing. It will give you the skills to pursue a career in fashion retail, PR, advertising, or market research.

On this course, you will develop your understanding of the most effective marketing strategies for every kind of fashion business, from high street retailers to luxury brands. With opportunities to collaborate with fellow students and gain work experience, you will also build up your practical skills and make important connections.

The foundation year course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to continue onto your Honours degree. You will study a range of subjects that will underpin your future study and also gain valuable experience of university life, with full access to campus facilities. Successful completion of the year allows you to progress straight onto Level 4 of this course.

Student Reviews

Below you can see course specific reviews for 55 graduates of Fashion Branding and Marketing with Foundation Year BA (Hons) at University of West London for each of the survey questions in comparison to the average for all UK degree courses in Fashion.

Overall student satisfaction
74 /100
55 total respondents

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the Office for Students

Salary

Salary of Graduates of Fashion Branding and Marketing with Foundation Year BA (Hons) at University of West London

Important: Salary data below is not course specific, but contains data of all students of Fashion Branding and Marketing with Foundation Year BA (Hons) at the university. Due to data collection methodology, salary data is mainly based on data related to undergraduate students.

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20000 £16500 £19500
25-75 percentile range £19000 - £25000 £10500 - £21000 £14500 - £27500


Salary of all UK Graduates of Fashion

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20069 £19085 £22483
25-75 percentile range £18040 - £23109 £14127 - £23631 £16588 - £28471

What You Will Learn

Programme content: As a student of Fashion Branding and Marketing with Foundation Year, BA (Hons) you will study the following course modules.

Level 3

Level 4

Level 5

Level 6

Jobs & Career Perspectives

15 months after graduation, graduates of this course were asked about what they do and, if they are working, about their current job and their perspectives.

Current jobs

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Required skill level of job after 15 months

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of this course (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Fashion Branding and Marketing with Foundation Year BA (Hons) at University of West London

25% Web and Multimedia Design Professionals
15% Sales occupations
15% Managers, directors and senior officials
15% Design occupations
5% Elementary occupations
5% Information Technology Professionals
5% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
5% Artistic, literary and media occupations

Grading & Study Time

Assessment Methods

Study Time Distribution



Grading Distribution

Students of the course received the following grades

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Minimum Required UCAS Tariff

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for this course

Qualification requirements

Pass Access to HE Diploma (Minimum of 45 credits at level 3)

GCSE (or recognised equivalent) English and Mathematics at Grade C or above

Requirements for international students / English requirements

IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)

    • 6.5
    • Graduate Degrees
    • 5.5
    • Undergraduate Degrees
Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Fashion Branding and Marketing with Foundation Year, BA (Hons).

Costs

Tuition Fees Fashion Branding and Marketing with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

England UK £9250 year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 year 1
Scotland £9250 year 1
Wales £9250 year 1
Ireland £9250 year 1
International £13250 year 1

Average student cost of living in the UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
  
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

How to apply

Application deadline:

January 1, 2024

This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.

Possible Entry Points:

  • Foundation

University Rankings

Positions of University of West London in top UK and global rankings.

Rankings of University of West London in related subject specific rankings.

Arts Visual & Performing

    • #29 
    • #38 
    Art & Design
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 13 June, 2022]

Design

    • #51 
    • #60 
    Design & Crafts
    The Guardian UK University League Tables by Subject
    [Published ]

See all university rankings of University of West London

What students say about studying Fashion in the UK?

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  • WHAT IT'S REALLY LIKE TO STUDY FASHION DESIGN AT UNI | MY EXPERIENCE | MsRosieBea
  • 5 THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE STUDYING FASHION
  • First Year UNIVERSITY EXPERIENCE of Studying Fashion. What I wished I knew before Studying Abroad!

About University of West London

The University of West London (UWL) is a government funded university in England. West London is made up of eight distinct schools: Claude Littner Business School, London Geller College of Hospitality and Tourism, the School of Computing and Engineering, the College of Nursing, London College of Music, the School of Law and Criminology, the School of Human and Social Sciences, and the London School of Film.

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Where is this programme taught

Ealing / Brentford
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