The Executive MBA (Fashion) is a specialist management programme providing a learning experience for executives and senior managers seeking to add the latest cutting-edge business and management theory to their portfolio of solid managerial knowledge and experience.
The Executive MBA (Fashion) is uniquely focused to the fashion industry and will enable individuals to broaden their career beyond specific industry functions such as design, PR and buying in order to achieve more strategic senior-management roles. The programme is taught by staff with significant fashion business industry experience and access to industry through consultancy projects and research.
During the programme students will be able to enhance their problem solving, analytical and evaluative skills by combining theoretical knowledge with the day-to-day experience of their role in the workplace.
The Executive MBA (Fashion) is a blended learning course. You will be required to attend in person for a maximum of one week every three months or per unit, depending on whether you are following the Fast Track route or the Flexible Learning route. During the periods between attendance teaching and learning will be via online delivery.
Face-to-face classes will include a mix of tutor and student-led seminars, group and individual presentations, individual and team responses to case studies, and lectures. Lectures will be supported by guest speakers from fashion and related industries. Case studies will form a further focus for student-led seminar and workshop activity.
Course Entry Requirements
Applicants are invited to apply who can demonstrate the following:
- a good honours degree in a related discipline (2:1 or above) or equivalent qualifications
- a minimum of 3 years relevant industrial experience