United Kingdom
Dates flexible
Course Type
Postgraduate Course
Course Fee

Course Overview

Course summary:

This postgraduate fashion curation course explores both theoretical and practical aspects of curating contemporary fashion and historical dress.


MA Fashion Curation is a theoretical and practice-based exploration of all aspects of fashion curation, past, present and future. Fashion exhibitions have become increasingly visible in department stores, galleries and the wider community. This shift represents the growing status of the curator as a central cultural mediator and MA Fashion Curation prepares students for a career in this.

Great reasons to apply:

  • Previous graduate roles include Fashion or Art and Design Curator, Arts and Events Management Assistant and Administrator or Consultant.
  • The only MA in the world exclusively focused on Fashion Curation.
  • Students are taught by fashion curation specialists such as Professor Amy de la Haye and Judith Clark.
  • Access to the unique archives at LCF and UAL.
  • Opportunities to learn through linked institutions such as the V&A, British Film Institute, Rambert Dance Company and Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.


The course is based at High Holborn and John Prince's Street. Find out about the local area, including Lincoln's Inn Fields and Clerkenwell, in our local area guides on the Student Life pages.

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Who should take this course

Anyone Interested.

Course content

Course details:

MA Fashion Curation will equip you with the skills to enter this fast paced and growing field.

A key aspect of this course is the practical skills and experience gained in staging a live fashion-related exhibition. This group project presents students with an exciting collaborative opportunity to explore a range of approaches, mediums and practices that constitute the roles required in realising a curatorial project.

Course structure:

  • 15 months, 3 terms, level 7, 180 credits

Fees & Funding:

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About Course Provider

University of the Arts London (UAL) is Europe’s largest specialist art and design university. Its unique creative community is made up of six renowned Colleges, each with its own world-class reputation: Camberwell College of Arts, Central Saint Martins, Chelsea College of Arts, London College of Communication, London College of Fashion and Wimbledon College of Arts.

UAL is the world’s sixth best University for Art and Design in the QS World University Rankings 2018. Offering an extensive range of courses in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts, UAL is the main talent pipeline to the UK’s creative industries.

Home to a diverse community of over 18,000 students from 129 countries, UAL has a track record for launching and furthering careers. Our graduates can be found in every part and at every level of the creative and cultural sectors, from heads of global business to self-employed practitioners, and on shortlists for awards ranging from the Turner Prize to the Oscars.

Building on UAL’s association with some of the most original thinkers in the arts, students and staff are inspired to challenge convention, generate new ideas and nurture talent. Home to award-winning staff and students for more than a century, UAL’s Colleges are at the forefront of learning, creativity and practice in their specialist subjects. This close-knit College structure offers opportunities for learning and enquiry for people at all stages of their creative development.

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