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Online Master of Business Administration with Fashion Management

Further your fashion career with an MBA

If you’re in the fashion industry and aspire to become a leader in an executive position in this dynamic industry, our online Master of Business Administration (MBA) with Fashion Management can help you turn your aspirations into reality.

Delivered by Nottingham Trent University’s (NTU) world famous School of Art & Design and international accredited Nottingham Business School, this personalised online course will enable you to take on a more senior and strategic role within the fashion industry.

Key features of our online MBA with Fashion Management include:

  • gain a degree from one of the UK’s leading Art and Design providers
  • understand global contemporary issues, conceptual frameworks and strategic business models in the context of the fashion industry
  • understand how these issues can be used to guide leadership activities and implement effective and responsible action
  • adapt your knowledge and experience to a variety of complex organisational settings
  • evaluate issues of ethics and sustainability and how they can affect the activities of fashion businesses
  • effectively use relevant knowledge, experience and communication skills to drive the future success of fashion businesses and other organisations
  • study and share experiences with industry professionals on the course
  • our course is tailored to your particular professional and personal goals
  • the flexible online structure of our courses gives you a number of ways to study while working around your existing commitments.

A tailor-made online fashion business course

Our MBA with Fashion Management course is tailored to your individual requirements and career goals, allowing you to get the most out of your course. The projects you undertake will be aligned to your personal interests in the subject area – these may be related to your current role and areas of responsibility in industry, or to a new area of fashion management which you wish to explore.

Your choices will be guided by, and negotiated with, a personal supervisor. They will help you to tailor your learning to draw on your existing industry knowledge and experience, and to support your learning to achieve your future career aspirations.

You’ll benefit from undertaking ten core MBA modules before specialising in four modules related to Fashion Management; these modules will cover in-depth key areas of the fashion industry, such as product innovation, global supply chain management, merchandising strategies, and brand management.

Learn more about the MBA with Fashion Management course curriculum.

Do I need fashion industry experience?

Although our course attracts those already in the fashion industry looking to enhance their career prospects, you do not necessarily need any previous fashion experience to apply.

If you don’t hold any previous experience in the fashion industry, the course will enhance your employability prospects for when you start applying for jobs.

Learn by doing

Studies have shown that the best way of learning is by doing, which is why our online Fashion Management course is characterised by its experiential learning style; you’ll get to apply your knowledge to real-life scenarios through business simulations, case study projects and our experiential teaching methodology, delivered by our acclaimed teaching staff.

There are many benefits for studying an online fashion course with NTU. Find out what it’s like to study online with NTU.

I was able to explore a range of fashion and business knowledge by being involved with academic and industry practitioners. This not only provided industry-focused insight, but also provided me with a strong foundation of academic theories.

Pei-Yin Liu,
MA International Fashion Management (campus course) 

Fashion Management career opportunities

An MBA in Fashion Management will equip you with the skills and knowledge appropriate for management roles across the fashion industry sector.

Your MBA will open doors to managerial roles in fashion marketing and branding, fashion design and product development, fashion buying & merchandising and global fashion and textile supply chains.

Learn more on Fashion Management career opportunities.

The School of Art & Design at Nottingham Trent University

Established in 1843, the School of Art & Design at Nottingham Trent University is one of the UK’s most well-established and respected creative universities. Renowned globally, NTU is ranked in the top five best fashion schools in the UK, and in the top 15 in the world.*
*The Business of Fashion’s Global School Ranking 2015.

You can also choose to study a Core MBA or an MBA with Data Analytics.

Start your journey today
To learn more about our online Master of Business Administration with Fashion Management, please complete our online form or call the admissions office on 0800 032 1180 (UK) or +44 (0)115 941 8419 (International).