Cambridge School of Visual and Performing Arts

Fashion Cambridge School of Visual and Performing Arts Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Falmouth University


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Course summary

This course is designed to prepare you for a career as a fashion industry professional. It focuses on contemporary fashion design and encourages you to be creative, developing the skills needed to work successfully in the fashion industry. You will be encouraged, throughout your time with us, to develop your individual identity through your work and have the confidence to respond creatively to a design brief from within any area of the fashion business. On successful completion of the 3rd year, you also have the opportunity to celebrate your final collection at one or more external venues in London and possibly outside the UK.

The course has been designed to ensure that as a graduating student you are accomplished in all areas of research, design development, pattern cutting, garment manufacture and portfolio presentation. Our degree is designed in collaboration with and validated by Falmouth University. All three years of the programme are delivered at CSVPA and on completion you will be awarded the same qualification and certificate as a student who has graduated from Falmouth University, the UK's No 1 Creative Arts university.

At CSVPA, our students are at the heart of everything we do, and we are dedicated to giving them everything they need to succeed. At CSVPA, quite simply, we give you more. As a Fashion student we will provide you with:

Your own design space, accessible 7 days a week
5 days a week studio time
Lecturers who are based in your studios Monday to Friday, giving you high quality one-to-one time
Lectures and one-on-one time with industry professionals, to help you build up your industry links
Technical skills tuition
Guaranteed Graduate Fashion Show in London
All calico for toiles
All pattern cutting paper and card
Findings and trims required for set projects such as corsetry and tailoring
Basic interlinings
Screen printing with inks and foils
Fabric dyes
Free printing up to A3 colour

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code W230
Institution code C06
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points
A level CC Or equivalent to 64 tariff points - for example this could include grade B and D.

Ideally applicants should have achieved, or be working towards achieving one of the educational entry requirements below:

2 A levels passes equivalent to 64 UCAS points
1 A level pass grade C or above and a pass at Foundation Diploma
Pass grade at UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma
Pass grade at BTEC Extended Diploma
Students who do not meet these entry requirements will still be considered on their own individual potential to succeed.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

Additional entry requirements



Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,000 Year 1
EU £9,000 Year 1
International £15,690 Year 1
England £9,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,000 Year 1
Scotland £9,000 Year 1
Wales £9,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Cambridge School of Visual and Performing Arts
13-14 Round Church Street

Course contact details

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01223 345698