Thank you for emailing the University of Westminster. To meet the entry requirements of this course you will need to attain DDM in your Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma. If you obtain work experience within the fashion sector could increase the strength of your application. We also offer Fashion Buying Management BA and also Fashion Merchandise Management BA courses in addition to Fashion Design BA, which may be of interest to you. Our Fashion courses are very popular and in particular if you wish to apply for Fashion Design BA you should aim to submit your application by January 2015, for our September 2015 intake. The admissions officer for this course has been copied into this email and she will provide you with further information about the portfolio requirements for this course.
Your personal statement should explain your reasons for applying, your motivations, any relevant work experience and your future aspirations. For further information about student accommodation please firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are shortlisted in your application you will be asked to send 6 A4 pages of your portfolio along with a questionnaire about your knowledge and interest in Fashion Design. If your portfolio is considered suitable you will then be invited for an interview.
We hold open days in the Autumn term for the Fashion Design course. If you can attend one it would be beneficial. The dates have not yet been confirmed but please see our website over the summer for updates.